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Kit Harington 'to marry Game of Thrones co-star Rose Leslie after popping the question'

Kit Harington is set to tie the knot with his former Game of Thrones co-star, it emerged last night.

The actor, who plays Jon Snow in the hit HBO series, popped the question to his on-and-off screen love Rose Leslie.

The couple have been dating since meeting on set in 2012, when ...

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Kit Harington 'to marry Game of Thrones co-star Rose Leslie after popping the question'

Kit Harington is set to tie the knot with his former Game of Thrones co-star, it emerged last night.

The actor, who plays Jon Snow in the hit HBO series, popped the question to his on-and-off screen love Rose Leslie.

The couple have been dating since meeting on set in 2012, when ...

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School Rugby: Tackle And Scrum Should Be Banned, Researchers Argue In The British Medical Journal

Tackle and other forms of “harmful contact” in rugby should be banned from school PE lessons, claim researchers writing in the British Medical Journal.

Allyson Pollock and Graham Kirkwood from Newcastle University, say evidence shows that collision sports, such as youth rugby, carry ...

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Depersonalisation disorder: 'I couldn't love my own family'
For people living with depersonalisation disorder the world appears unreal, as if through a haze or fog - or even in 2D. One in 100 people is thought to have the condition, but experts are warning it is not included in any GP training. ...
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More than 400,000 Scots labelled 'vulnerable' on police database

More than 400,000 Scots have been placed on a police database aimed at protecting "vulnerable" people, BBC Scotland has discovered.

Officers attending incidents or crimes add people to the list if they consider them at risk of future harm.

The Information Commissioner said the ...

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Sir Terry Wogan named greatest BBC radio presenter

Sir Terry Wogan has been named the greatest BBC radio presenter of the last 50 years in a Radio Times poll of radio experts.

Sir Terry presented Radio 2's breakfast show for 28 years in total.

John Peel, who discovered dozens of new bands during his long BBC career, was in second ...

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'British Airways air stewardess' in shocking racist rant about Nigerian passengers in Snapchat video

British Airways are reportedly investigating after footage emerged appearing to show an air stewardess in a shocking racist rant .

The Snapchat video shows a woman, dressed in a BA uniform, making derogatory comments about passengers on a flight to Nigeria.

The clip was apparently ...

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'British Airways air stewardess' in shocking racist rant about Nigerian passengers in Snapchat video

British Airways are reportedly investigating after footage emerged appearing to show an air stewardess in a shocking racist rant .

The Snapchat video shows a woman, dressed in a BA uniform, making derogatory comments about passengers on a flight to Nigeria.

The clip was apparently ...

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Heavily pregnant teenager missing from home feared to be with wanted man on run from police

A heavily pregnant teenager missing from home is feared to be with a most wanted man who is on the run from police.

Natasha Whelan, 16, was last seen on Dorothy Street, in St Helens, Merseyside, on Sunday, September 24.

Natasha, who is eight months pregnant, is believed to be with ...

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Heavily pregnant teenager missing from home feared to be with wanted man on run from police

A heavily pregnant teenager missing from home is feared to be with a most wanted man who is on the run from police.

Natasha Whelan, 16, was last seen on Dorothy Street, in St Helens, Merseyside, on Sunday, September 24.

Natasha, who is eight months pregnant, is believed to be with ...

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Rutherglen residents speak of their hell with drunken pest

Residents in a Rutherglen flat block have been left with “nowhere to turn” as a disruptive neighbour continues to make their lives a misery.

The man who stays at Woodend Road is accused of urinating and leaving excrement in the close after repeatedly returning home drunk.

It is ...

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Comedy fans rejoice, The Apprentice is back

For pure, unadulterated comedy value, there’s simply no show to beat it.

Sure, the makers occasionally faff with the format, but the central gag remains as joyous and heartwarming as ever.

Find a bunch of nasty-suited, twaddle-spouting, self-aggrandising ninnies who fancy ...

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PICTURED: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry hold hands in FIRST appearance at Invictus Games

The couple held hands as they made their way to the wheelchair tennis match between New Zealand and Australia at the games held in Toronto in Canada. 

Prince Harry was seen smiling at his girlfriend and whispering in her ear as the event got underway. 

Wearing a white shirt ...

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Labour in anti-Semitism row as activists call for expulsion of Jewish groups from party

The row from a fringe meeting at the party conference in Brighton comes as a new report has revealed that Labour officials are eight times more likely to be antisemitic than officials of other parties.

The Campaign Against Anti-Semitism found that 61 per cent cases of the problem came up ...

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WORLD WAR 3: North Korea's US policy chief meets with RUSSIA amid soaring tensions

Choe Son Hui, the director general of the North American department of the country’s foreign ministry, is scheduled to make an appearance in Moscow to hold talks with a Russian ambassador Oleg Burmistrov.

Ms Choe’s visit comes as Russia attempt to diffuse tensions on the world ...

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Welcome return of Kersh’s post-war Soho blues

Prelude to a Certain Midnight

by Gerald Kersh

(London Books, £11.99)

THE WORKS of Gerald Kersh fell steeply out of favour and largely out of print after his death in 1968 but London Books are determined to provide him with some kind of rebirth.

This is the third ...

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A disturbing window onto Austria’s past

RUTH BECKERMANN’S films have never shied away from difficult questions.

For her haunting 1996 documentary East of War, she set up camp at the Wehrmachtsausstellung in Vienna — a touring exhibition of photographs depicting the atrocities committed by the Third Reich’s army ...

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Playing safe let-down

MARY CONWAY is taken by the theatrical breadth of the production but doubts the purpose its over simplistic narrative

Oslo

National Theatre London SE1

3/5

JT ROGERS tackles a big theme with his new work Oslo, now at the National Theatre prior to the West End and ...

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Nascar team owners threaten to fire protesting drivers

PRESIDENT Donald Trump tweeted yesterday that he was proud of Nascar because no drivers, crew or other team members protested during the US national anthem on Sunday prior to a race at New Hampshire Motorspeedway.

“So proud of Nascar and its supporters and fans. They won’t put ...

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Gale to defy doctors’ orders to play in final

Castleford star was told his season was over

AFTER initially being told his season was over, Castleford scrum-half Luke Gale said yesterday that he is ready to step back in to help his club reach a maiden Super League Grand Final.

The 29-year-old England international, who is ...

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NFL found unity in its battle with Trump and racism

In unprecedented scenes on Sunday, over 200 players protest against the US president’s call for them to get fired. KADEEM SIMMONDS reports

THE NFL sent a clear message to United States president Donald Trump on Sunday that they will not be divided and defeated in the face of racism and ...

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