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→  February 26, 2013

Two Britons and a UK resident were among 19 people who died when a hot air balloon exploded near the ancient Egyptian city of Luxor. Mrs Rennie died in the crash Sky sources named the British nationals who were killed as Yvonne Rennie, from Perth, and Joe Bampton, 40. Mrs Rennie’s husband, Michael, 49, survived […]

→  February 25, 2013

A man who punched a teenage girl and a female student, leaving them unconscious on the ground, has been jailed for four years. Michael Ayoade, 35, was caught on CCTV staging the random attacks in Plaistow, east London. In the second attack on November 13 last year, he jogged up behind a 16-year-old girl in […]

→  February 25, 2013

How The Rennard Story Developed Updated: 7:17pm UK, Monday 25 February 2013 Here is how the claims about Lord Rennard grew into a full-blown crisis for Nick Clegg amid questions about exactly what the party leader knew and when. 2008: Nick Clegg says this was when he became aware of “indirect and non-specific concerns” about […]

→  February 24, 2013

Oscars: The Main Nominees Updated: 8:59am UK, Saturday 23 February 2013 ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE Bradley Cooper in Silver Linings Playbook Daniel Day-Lewis in Lincoln Hugh Jackman in Les Miserables Joaquin Phoenix in The Master Denzel Washington in Flight ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE Alan Arkin in Argo Robert De Niro in Silver Linings […]