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Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects Harry Maguire to prove critics wrong

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has backed Harry Maguire to silence his critics as he called his captain a “true example” of what was needed in a Manchester United player. Maguire came in for heavy scrutiny as United lost four of their last six Premier League games before the international break, with their captain criticised for his role in goals conceded in the 4-2 defeat at Leicester, the 5-0 loss to Liverpool […]

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White House deeply concerned over Peng Shuai situation

The White House and the United Nations have joined demands to establish the whereabouts and welfare of missing Chinese player Peng Shuai. Peng has not been seen since making allegations of sexual assault against a former vice-premier in China two weeks ago, creating concern for her safety and wellbeing. White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters: “We are deeply concerned by reports that Peng Shuai appears to be missing […]

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Europes Covid crisis pits vaccinated against unvaccinated

With coronavirus infections spiking again across Europe despite nearly two years of restrictions, the health crisis is increasingly pitting citizen against citizen – the vaccinated against the unvaccinated. Instead of a Christmas where family and friends can once again embrace festivities and one another, the continent is the global epicentre of the Covid-19 pandemic as cases soar to record levels in many countries. Governments desperate to shield overburdened healthcare systems […]

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Government borrowing falls but at a slower rate

Public sector net borrowing was £18.8 billion in October Government borrowing continued to fall as the Treasury saw an increase in tax receipts and a fall in expenses, although the speed of the falls slowed by comparison to previous months, according to official figures. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said public sector net borrowing was £18.8 billion in October, down £200 million on the same month last year. However, […]

todayNovember 19, 2021 4

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Charles cancels HMS Queen Elizabeth tour after F35 jet crash

The jets are operated by the renowned 617 Squadron, also known as the “Dambusters” squadron The Prince of Wales’ visit to a UK aircraft carrier has been cancelled just a few days after a jet from the warship crashed in the Mediterranean. Charles was due to tour HMS Queen Elizabeth during the final day of his tour of Egypt, but a few hours before the event his office Clarence House […]

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Brendan Roders in the right place amid speculation over managers future

He has been linked with Manchester United, should Ole Gunnar Solskjaer depart Old Traffford Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers insists he is in the “right place” amid further speculation surrounding his future. Manchester United are the latest club Rodgers has been linked with, with the gossip columns suggesting he has been identified as a replacement for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer should the Norwegian lose his job. Rodgers was pretty keen to bat […]

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Cautious optimism for Christmas but new year rise in Covid cases likely

That's according to Tim Spector, professor of genetic epidemiology at King’s College London A rise in coronavirus cases is likely in the new year when schools return after the festive break, an expert has warned, adding that he is “cautiously optimistic” for Christmas. It is clear that children and school holidays play “a key role in the waves of infection”, said Tim Spector, professor of genetic epidemiology at King’s College […]

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Diversity push can unearth untapped Olympic potential

That's according to UK Sport chair, Dame Katherine Grainger UK Sport chair Dame Katherine Grainger believes the country can enjoy even greater Olympic and Paralympic success in the future by seeking out talents from diverse backgrounds who may have been missed in the past. The National Lottery celebrates its 27th birthday on Thursday, having helped transform the fortunes of Team GB since Lottery funding for athletes was introduced in the […]

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A public inquiry will be held following the death of 44 year old Dawn Sturgess

Ms Sturgess died after being poisoned with Novichok in Wiltshire in 2018 Home Secretary Priti Patel has confirmed that a public inquiry will be held following the death of 44-year-old Dawn Sturgess, who was poisoned by Novichok in Amesbury, Wiltshire, in 2018. In her letter to the coroner, Ms Patel wrote: “I am mindful of the time that has already passed since Ms Sturgess’ death and her family’s understandable wish […]

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