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Sport – Six Nations – Home nations flourish as England set up triple crown showdown

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England – Ireland England put in an industrious performance to end Irish hopes of a grand slam with 13-10 defeat of Ireland. England’s victory also opens this years competition wide open in what was also Brian O’driscoll’s 139th no scoring threat until an Owen Farrell penalty in the 24 minute. he second half however … Read More

Sport | Six Nations Triple Crown – Can England stop Ireland?

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This weekend sees the third round of the RBS Six Nations, with England hosting unbeaten Ireland at Twickenham, Scotland travelling to Italy’s Stadio Olimpico to attempt to salvage something from a terrible start, while Wales are looking to bounce back from a defeat against Ireland as France, who are also unbeaten thus far, … Read More

News | Amanda Knox retrial begins

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The retrial over the murder of Leeds University student Meredith Kercher begun this week in Florence, Italy. Kercher was found stabbed to death in 2007 whilst on a year abroad in the Italian town of Perugia. Knox was convicted of Kercher’s murder in 2009, before the ruling was overturned in … Read More

Six Nations 2013 round-up

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LS Sport’s Calum Gunning casts his expert eye over the 2013 Six Nations. So another year’s Six Nations tournament has come and gone. It set new records for the fewest points and tries scored, poor weather meant the middle section of the tournament was void of much exciting rugby and … Read More

Who will take Six Nations crown?

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We’re at that time again- the end of January is near, the snow has piled up and people’s chilly days are only brightened with the possibility of seeing a slip on the ice. For rugby fans, however, this means only one thing. The Six Nations has returned. The pressure’s on. … Read More

Global Read: Bologna

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  John Grisham has proved time and time again that the legal genre is not his only area of expertise; The Broker not only displays Grisham’s extraordinary story-telling ability but his ability to diversify himself in the literary profession says Uzoma Ukah. What really awes me about this thrilling masterpiece is … Read More