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Barroso's EU book 'waste of money'
Jose Manuel Barroso has been accused of wasting taxpayers' money with a book produced to mark the end of his 10 years in Brussels' top job. (Handout photo for use in UK, Ireland or Benelux cou

Barroso's EU book 'waste of money'

Conservative chairman Grant Shapps has accused European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso of wasting taxpayers' money with a book produced to mark the end of his 10 years in Brussels' top job.

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Reagan astrologer Joan Quigley dies

Reagan astrologer Joan Quigley dies

Joan Quigley, the astrologer who helped determine President Ronald Reagan's schedule and claimed to have convinced him to soften his stance towards the Soviet Union, has died.

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Taarabt made me crack: Redknapp

Taarabt made me crack: Redknapp

Harry Redknapp has likened Adel Taarabt to a misbehaving child and admitted he felt like sending the Morocco playmaker to his bedroom - but insisted he still believes in him.

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Asda faces mass action on equal pay

Asda faces mass action on equal pay

Supermarket giant Asda could face legal action from tens of thousands of mainly female employees who claim they have been underpaid.

Technology news

Dark Souls II named game of year

Dark Souls II named game of year

Role-playing game Dark Souls II has been crowned game of the year at the Golden Joystick awards in London, holding off competition from the likes of Metal Gear Solid V to scoop the top prize, which was voted for by the public.

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