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Stuart Rose will chair campaign to keep Britain in the EU
Stuart Rose is chairman of Ocado, the online grocer, but is better known for his time in charge of Marks & Spencer. Photograph: Rex Features. Patrick Wintour Political editor. Friday 9 October 2015 17.00 EDT Last modified on Friday 9 October 2015 19.06 ...
Lord Stuart Rose to lead campaign to keep UK in EU
Lord Rose, former head of Marks and Spencer, to lead pro-EU campaign
Ex-M&S boss Lord Rose spearheads drive to stay in EU
Mossneuk Primary School parents express worry over ebola nurse's visit
A Scottish nurse who almost died from Ebola has suffered a new attack of the killer virus 24 hours after visiting a school. Parents reacted with horror after news of Pauline Cafferkey's condition was revealed. Miss Cafferkey, 39, was in a serious ...
Pauline Cafferkey, Scots Ebola nurse in 'serious condition'
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey “is being cared for in best place possible”
Ebola nurse who met SamCam in critical condition – PM wife virus alert
Margaret Thatcher was urged to soften image
Former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was urged to soften her image, newly released personal documents reveal. The warning came in a memo from chief press secretary Bernard Ingham setting out her strengths and weaknesses. Other papers from 1985 ...
Margaret Thatcher told by press secretary Bernard Ingham that public thought ...
Margaret Thatcher told to show compassion for 'unfortunate' in society
Revealed: How Bernard Ingham tried to melt the Iron Lady
Nicole Kidman: Divorcing Tom Cruise was the best thing to happen to my career
Nicole Kidman has said that her divorce from Tom Cruise was the best thing that happened for her career. Speaking in London yesterday at the Women In The World conference (WITW), the award-winning actress said the break-down of her marriage meant ...
Inside Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman's Relationship with Their Daughter Isabella
Nicole Kidman 'didn't know' daughter Bella Cruise was getting married, People ...
Nicole Kidman Recalls "Running" From Her Life After Tom Cruise Split, Talks ...
How Lady Thatcher fought the church for her place at Falklands memorial service
Margaret Thatcher was furious after being snubbed by the Church of England over arrangements for Britain's Falklands Conflict memorial, newly released papers reveal. The then prime minister's integral role in launching military action was overlooked in ...
Revealed: Thatcher's anger at plans to exclude her from unveiling of Falklands ...
A forthcoming book reveals Thatcher at the height of her powers
'Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography, Vol Two: Everything She Wants ...
Western countries say endorse unity government for Libya
WASHINGTON France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Britain and the United States on Friday endorsed a national unity government in Libya as proposed by the United Nations to end the conflict between two rival governments in the war-torn country. "Delays in ...
UN proposes unity government for Libya
The UN tries to stitch Libya back together
Libya crisis: Doubts over UN unity government proposal
North Korea at 70: Seven turbulent decades of repression, murder and nuclear ...
The Workers' Party of Korea will celebrate its anniversary with gusto on Saturday, marking 70 years since it became the ostensibly democratic face of history's only communist dynasty – and glossing over the inconvenient fact that it has done little ...
The strange history of North Korea's Communists
Next Stop Prosperity: Riding On Pyongyang's Metro
As Pyongyang celebrates, ordinary North Koreans must flee to survive
Politics has never been a profession for the faint-hearted - but there's a new ...
At the Labour conference last week, the party's new leader, Jeremy Corbyn, appealed for a new, "kinder" form of politics. Seven days later, as Conservatives gathered for their get-together in Manchester, some Left-wing protesters refused to heed his call.
US freezing of Syrian rebel training scheme shows western disarray
Free Syrian Army fighters approach the frontline against government military forces in Damascus. Photograph: Bassam Khabieh/Reuters. Ian Black Middle East editor. @ian_black. Friday 9 October 2015 14.17 EDT Last modified on Friday 9 October 2015 ...
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US scraps scheme to create Syrian rebel force
US pulls plug on Syria rebel training effort; will focus on weapons supply
Commodity surge lifts world equities; dollar falls
NEW YORK Stocks on major world markets posted their biggest weekly advance since 2011 on Friday, as greater investor appetite for riskier assets propelled gains in equities and a surge in commodities and crude oil prices. Declines in the dollar, a ...
Commodity surge boosts world equities; dollar falls
FTSE 100 in biggest weekly gain since 2011
Top producer Glencore slashes zinc output by a third