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Warning that 12,000 motor industry jobs could be lost in event of no-deal Brexit and increase in Vehicle Registration Tax

Tuesday  16:15,   17 september 2019
independent.ie

UP to 12,000 jobs could be lost in the motor industry if there is a no-deal Brexit and the government increases Vehicle Registration Tax in the Budget, a leading economist predicted today. Economist Jim Power warned that even with no Vehicle... >>>

British pensioners accused of smuggling cocaine on cruise ship

Tuesday  15:25,   17 september 2019
news.sky

An elderly British couple accused of smuggling cocaine on a luxury cruise spent thousands of pounds on trips abroad - but court documents suggest they were unable to afford them. Roger Clarke, 72, and his wife Sue, 71, claim they were tricked into... >>>

Trans people will be able to self-identify on the next census for the very first time

Tuesday  15:00,   17 september 2019
pinknews.co.uk

Trans people will be able to self-identify on the next census for the very first... >>>

Lib Dems vote to stop 'draconian' stripping of citizenship in the wake of Shamima Begum case

Tuesday  14:40,   17 september 2019
inews.co.uk

Lib Dems vote to stop 'draconian' stripping of citizenship in the wake of Shamima Begum... >>>

Former IRA member alleges Gerry Adams told ‘lie’ about not being in group

Tuesday  14:05,   17 september 2019
extra.ie

A former senior member of the IRA alleged that Gerry Adams told ‘a lie’ when the politician said that he had never been a member of the... >>>

This painting explains a surprising amount about about your political views

Tuesday  14:05,   17 september 2019
vox

The link between modern art and modern... >>>

Man (70s) dies after car he was driving struck a wall in Co Roscommon

Tuesday  14:00,   17 september 2019
thejournal.ie

A female passenger was uninjured in the incident. The road remains closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and local diversions are in place. MORE NEWS: Forest searched in murder probe of woman missing for two... >>>

Inside the homes (and minds) of fossil collectors

Tuesday  13:55,   17 september 2019
nationalgeographic

These long-extinct, fearsome creatures are turning up in living rooms and corporate offices as wealthy collectors indulge a controversial... >>>

Ruth Davidson: I was 'hopelessly conflicted' as Scots Tory leader

Tuesday  13:26,   17 september 2019
scotsman

Ruth Davidson: I was 'hopelessly conflicted' as Scots Tory... >>>

A shadowy industry group shapes food policy around the world

Tuesday  13:17,   17 september 2019
msn

When the Indian government bowed to powerful food companies last year and postponed its decision to put red warning labels on unhealthy packaged food, officials also sought to placate critics of the delay by creating an expert panel to review the... >>>

Massive neutron star is at the limit of collapsing into a black hole

Tuesday  13:10,   17 september 2019
news.sky

A newly detected neutron star is the biggest ever discovered, and astronomers say it is right at the limit of collapsing itself into a black hole. Neutron stars are relatively small, usually measuring about 15 miles across, but they can be... >>>

French riot police evict hundreds of migrants from Dunkirk camp as English Channel crossings continue

Tuesday  13:10,   17 september 2019
uk.news.yahoo

French riot police evict hundreds of migrants from Dunkirk camp as English Channel crossings... >>>

Gerry Adams has lied over IRA membership, claims ex-member

Tuesday  13:05,   17 september 2019
msn

The former Sinn Fein president has repeatedly denied he was ever a member of the... >>>

North Korea Explains Conditions for Getting Rid of Nuclear Weapons Ahead of U.S. Talks

Tuesday  11:50,   17 september 2019
newsweek

North Korea will discuss denuclearization "when threats and hurdles endangering our system security and obstructing our development are clearly removed beyond all doubt." North Korea has long been the target of international sanctions due to its... >>>

Why This Scientist Keeps Receiving Packages of Serial Killers’ Hair

Tuesday  11:42,   17 september 2019
msn

Those fortunate enough to have a head of hair generally leave 50 to 100 strands behind on any given... >>>