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Westwood in No 10 asbestos protest
Vivienne Westwood and her son Joe Corre deliver an anti-fracking Christmas card for Prime Minister David Cameron at 10 Downing Street

Westwood in No 10 asbestos protest

Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood attempted to deliver asbestos as a Christmas present to David Cameron - and told him to have sympathy because "he lost a child".

World news

Obama brings Cuba in from the cold

Obama brings Cuba in from the cold

After half a century of Cold War acrimony, the United States and Cuba moved on to restore diplomatic relations in a historic shift that could revitalise the flow of money and people across the narrow waters that separate the two nations.

Sport news

Eriksen 'could become Spurs great'

Eriksen 'could become Spurs great'

Christian Eriksen can become one of the Barclays Premier League's best playmakers and go down in Tottenham folklore, according to team-mate Jan Vertonghen.

Business news

Rate rise comments reassure markets

Rate rise comments reassure markets

Markets surged today as investors took comfort in comments from the US Federal Reserve that policy makers in the world's biggest economy will be patient in their approach to raising interest rates.

Technology news

Mobile networks agree coverage deal

Mobile networks agree coverage deal

The Government has reached a deal with the four mobile networks to improve coverage across the UK, the Department for Culture, Media and Sport said.

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Claudia to host charity Danceathon

Claudia to host charity Danceathon

Strictly Come Dancing's Claudia Winkleman is to whip up a dancefloor frenzy with a six-hour stint of frantic footwork for Comic Relief.

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