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Paying for a pint with your finger: The tech that could kill off cards

Camden Market in north London. A swirl of people hunting for bargains, trends and photo opportunities. And amid it all is a chance to see the future. In a bar called Proud is an unassuming gadget,...

Razzies announced: Which film was the year’s worst?

A film criticising Hillary Clinton and superhero ensemble Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice were tied for the most Razzie awards this year.The annual tongue-in-cheek Razzies serve as an antidote to Hollywood's Oscars ceremony...

David Miliband: Labour at its weakest for 50 years under Corbyn

David Miliband has thrown himself into Labour's by-election infighting by declaring the party is at its weakest for 50 years, while also refusing to rule out a comeback.The former foreign secretary and Blairite standard...

Former rugby stars Williams and O’Connor arrested in drugs case

A former All Black and former Wallaby have reportedly been arrested in Paris on suspicion of trying to buy cocaine.Ali Williams, who plays and advises French rugby team Racing 92, and James O'Connor, who...

Pollution study: Tens of thousands of children breathing in toxic air

Tens of thousands of children in a quarter of London schools are being exposed to illegal levels of air pollution that can cause lifelong health problems, a study has found.The research shows that 802...

Claudio Ranieri bids final farewell to Leicester staff and players

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has left the club's training ground for the last time after saying goodbye to players and staff.Ranieri was sacked earlier in the week as the Premier League champions sat...

White House excludes news outlets including CNN and New York Times from briefing

The White House has excluded several news outlets from a media briefing, leading to accusations Donald Trump is retaliating for unwelcome reporting.Among organisations denied access were CNN, the New York Times, Politico, the...

CCTV shows hit-and-run driver mowing down teen in Birmingham

CCTV footage has emerged of the moment a motorist mounted a pavement and drove into a teenage girl, before speeding away.The video, released by West Midlands Police, shows the victim walking down Bromsgrove Street,...

‘Revenge mission’ for Iraqi forces liberating Mosul from Islamic State

Windows rattle to the violent percussion of mortars and rockets.Iraqi forces are advancing again, pushing further into western Mosul.With Islamic State positions under fire the infantry soon rolls into action.We join the Scorpion...

Paying for a pint with your finger: The tech that could kill off cards

Camden Market in north London. A swirl of people hunting for bargains, trends and photo opportunities. And amid it all is a chance to see the future.In a bar called Proud is an unassuming gadget,...

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