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December 3, 2018 5:13 PM Mike Ashley calls for online tax to save the High Street

Mike Ashley has called for a new tax on online retailers to help revive ailing town centres. The Sports Direct owner told MPs that the "internet is killing the High Street". His answer is taxing all retailers that make more than 20% of their turnover online - and not just online-only operators. Mr Ashley said a tax would hit his own £400m online operation 86

November 30, 2018 6:26 PM Cameroon stripped of hosting 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Cameroon have been stripped of hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations, says the Confederation of African Football. African football's governing body (Caf) says it is because of delays in the progress of Cameroon's preparation for the tournament, due to start in June. Officials made the decision at a meeting on Friday in Accra, Ghana, that lasted more than 10 hours 57

November 29, 2018 8:42 AM Russia THREAT: Putin to resume Syria airstrikes

RUSSIA has threatened to resume its bombing campaign against “Islamist insurgents” who have failed to withdraw from their Syrian enclave as a ceasefire deal struck with Turkey teeters on the brink of collapse. Kremlin envoy Alexander Lavrentyev said 15,000 fighters aligned with the Nusra Front, an al-Qaeda affiliate that has since been renamed itself 78

November 28, 2018 6:31 PM Norwegian Magnus Carlsen retains World Chess Championship title

World number one Norwegian Magnus Carlsen has retained his World Chess Championship title, beating US opponent Fabiano Caruana in a tie-breaker event. He beat Caruana in three time-limited games, ending the American's hopes of becoming the first US champion since Bobby Fischer in 1972. Both had only 25 minutes on their timers, with 10 seconds added per move. This showdown 52

November 26, 2018 10:15 AM Holly Willoughby: I’m A Celebrity 2018 host told to ‘WORK’ on THIS after she replaces Ant

HOLLY WILLOUGHBY has been urged to “work on” one thing after teaming up with Declan Donnelly for I’m A Celebrity 2018, following his usual co-star Ant McPartlin’s break from the ITV show. One of the This Morning favourite’s famous fans has now given his views on her nightly appearances in the jungle, before urging her to “work” on something in particular 47

November 25, 2018 11:21 AM Former Australian judges call for anti-corruption body to restore confidence in democracy

The call to clean-up government come as a survey found 85% of Australians believe some politicians are corrupt. In a letter to prime minister Scott Morrison, 34 ex-judges, including Sir Gerard Brennan, the former chief justice of the High Court of Australia, say there is public suspicion that corruption is behind many government actions. The letter says "secrecy 60

November 23, 2018 9:38 AM Harry Redknapp: How I'm A Celebrity star NEEDED Jamie Redknapp EVERY DAY during court case

I’M A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! star Harry Redknapp reveals he “could not have lasted” without son Jamie Redknapp during his court case. In 2012, Harry Redknapp was found not guilty of tax evasion. The football legend had denied, while club manager, accepting secret untaxed bonus payments from former Portsmouth chairman Milan Mandaric. Following 38

November 21, 2018 10:30 PM May unveils ‘major’ Brexit boost to NHS reforms – 'Taking back control of OUR money'

A BREXIT cash boost will help fund health care reforms that keep more patients out of hospital by treating them in their own homes, Theresa May has announced. As well as improving patients’ health, the changes are also expected to cut NHS costs, free up beds and reduce waiting times. It is hoped the overhaul will also ease the pressure on over-stretched 63

November 21, 2018 1:24 PM Plans for Thatcher statue in hometown: Locals warn it will ‘get plastered in ROTTEN EGGS'

PLANS have officially been officially submitted today to erect a statue of Margaret Thatcher in her hometown but critics have warned the sculpture will get “plastered in rotten eggs” and need “24 hour security”. Officials in Grantham, Lincolnshire, hope to install a bronze sculpture of the first female Prime Minister after it was rejected by councillors 43

November 21, 2018 10:59 AM Scotty T Nearly Choked "To Death" In Terrifying CBB Moment

If his fellow housemate is to be believed, it looks like Scotty T had a brush with death during his stint in the Celebrity Big Brother house in 2015. The Geordie Shore lad allegedly started "choking to death" on a piece of meat before John Partridge jumped in to perform the Heimlich manoeuvre. Play to watch Chloe Ferry shut down haters who claim she uses photoshop 94