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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

World

10 things weve learned from the Conservative conference

1 hour 53 minutes ago - Guardian
Despite defections, resignations and poll pressure from Labour and Ukip, morale at the Tory conference is up, finds Andrew Sparrow. Here are 10 things he has learned this week in Birmingham1 Sharing power only seems to have made the Conservatives more rightwing. For the first time since 2009 this was a conference where they were unveiling a full Co... by Andrew Sparrow, senior political correspondent

Cheik Tioté says he wants to leave Newcastle United

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Guardian
Its maybe time to look for a new challenge Midfielder claims he was contacted by Arsenal Alan Pardew to stay in charge for Swansea matchCheik Tioté has added to Alan Pardews problems by signalling his intention to leave Newcastle United during the January transfer window.While Mike Ashley, Newcastles owner, would be unlikely to sanction selling th... by Louise Taylor

Hillsborough officer agrees previous crush was precursor to disaster

58 minutes ago - Guardian
Roger Marshall, superintendent outside turnstiles, tells inquest he was not aware of overcrowding at previous years semi-finalThe South Yorkshire police officer who was in command outside Hillsborough at the 1989 FA Cup semi-final when 96 people died in a crush has agreed that crushing at the semi-final the previous year was a precursor to the disa... by David Conn

Kick It Out: we deserve better than being Rio Ferdinands punchbag

52 minutes ago - Guardian
Anti-racism body heavily criticised in players autobiography Rio is selling a book of trivia. Bigger issues remain untouched Rio Ferdinand calls John Terry an idiot over race row John Terry and Anton Ferdinand: Who said what and whenKick It Out, footballs leading anti-racism organisation, has told the Guardian it deserves better than to be turned i... by Daniel Taylor

Wu-Tang Clan to release new album on boombox speaker

51 minutes ago - Guardian
RZA says A Better Tomorrow will only be available on a special-edition speaker and affirms that all existing ten members will appear on itCher confirmed to appear on forthcoming Wu-Tang Clan albumHave Wu-Tang Clan produced the weirdest album yet?After announcing their single-copy art album Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, featuring Cher, Wu-Tang Clan h... by Guardian music

Stuart Lancasters new deal removes distractions on road to World Cup

46 minutes ago - Guardian
The RFU was keen to avoid a sense of limbo over the England head coachs role, having finally escaped the lurching years of knee-jerk planning and political manoeuvres Lancasters England contract extended until 2020 Dean Ryan: Lancaster given plenty to ponder Corbisiero and Parling to miss TestsThe reappointment of Stuart Lancaster as Englands head... by Robert Kitson

Photo highlights of the day

46 minutes ago - Guardian
The Guardians picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including the Hajj pilgrimage, the fight against Ebola, and the protests in Hong Kong on Chinese National Day Continue reading by Matt Fidler

Clip joint: offices

45 minutes ago - Guardian
Some of the best depictions of indoor workspaces on film. Which would you add to your own top five?A lot of us may associate offices with cliché alert drudgery and boredom, but on screen they can transform into sites infused with tension, absurd humour and otherworldly surrealism. Which depictions of office environments stand out to you, whether t... by Tshepo Mokoena

Day in pictures: 1 October

1 hour 22 minutes ago - BBC
A selection of news photos from around the world

England stars 'treated like babies'

51 minutes ago - BBC
England's players are suffering because they are not trusted to behave like grown-ups, according to Rio Ferdinand

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