Champions League: Spurs star Dele Alli told to behave against Dortmund

Description Tottenham and England midfielder Dele Alli Credits Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Alt Text Dele Alli Spurs Champions League Referee Clement Turpin reported the England midfielder for middle finger gesture Preview Tuesday, November 21, 2017 – 10:46am Borussia Dortmund vs. Tottenham Hotspur Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli has been warned to behave in tonight’s Champions League clash against Borussia Dortmund. See related Tottenham 3 Real Madrid 1: Spurs now one of Europe’s best, says Pochettino Champions League: Steven Gerrard tips Man City to be kings of Europe The fixture in Germany will be officiated by Clement Turpin, the referee who reported Alli to Fifa for a middle finger gesture the England man… Read More

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‘Is this South Korea?’: North Korean defector was reportedly unsure of location, wanted Korean music

A North Korean soldier who defected was reportedly unsure he was in South Korea.After getting confirmation, he asked if he could listen to South Korean music.South Korean officials are exploring the possibility that the defector may have been influenced by the country’s propaganda. A North Korean defector receiving medical care at a South Korean hospital made an … …read more Source:: AOL.com

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Microsoft is experimenting with making Windows 10 search more Apple-like

Microsoft appears to be testing a new Windows 10 search user interface that floats across the screen. Italian blog Aggiornamenti Lumia discovered the new search interface in the latest test build of Windows 10 (17040) released last week. The new look replaces the Cortana interface for now, and could be a sign Microsoft is looking to improve its keyboard-based searching. A floating search bar includes the same results you’d find in the Start Menu or from the Cortana search bar in the current taskbar on Windows 10. The search bar can also be activated using the Windows+S shortcut, and it looks very similar to the macOS Spotlight search interface. While… Read More

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Mel, Sue and Mary ‘abandoned’ Bake Off says Paul Hollywood

Credits Channel 4 Alt Text Channel 4’s relaunch of the Great British Bake Off Current judge says he became ‘most hated man in Britain’ when he moved with show to Channel 4 One-Minute Read Tuesday, November 21, 2017 – 11:02am Paul Hollywood, judge of The Great British Bake Off, has accused his former colleagues on the BBC of abandoning the show. See related Tottenham 3 Real Madrid 1: Spurs now one of Europe’s best, says Pochettino Champions League: Steven Gerrard tips Man City to be kings of Europe Mary Berry, along with presenters Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins, left the programme when it was announced it was moving to Channel… Read More

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State Dept. revolt: Tillerson accused of violating U.S. law on child soldiers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A group of about a dozen U.S. State Department officials have taken the unusual step of formally accusing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of violating a federal law designed to stop foreign militaries from enlisting child soldiers, according to internal government documents reviewed by Reuters. … …read more Source:: AOL.com

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Conservative whips have reportedly launched a secret petition to undermine their own chancellor

Conservative whips are lobbying against Philip Hammond, The Times reported. He is under pressure not to relax planning laws from his own party’s MPs. The move is reportedly to stop high-risk ideas being announced that could be defeated in a parliamentary vote. LONDON — Conservative whips have reportedly launched secret petitions amongst their MPs to undermine the chancellor and prevent him from announcing ideas in Wednesday budget that could face defeat in parliament. Tory MPs have been asked to sign a private petition calling for planning laws not to be relaxed to allow for more housebuilding, which was then shown to the Treasury, according to The Times newspaper. Philip Hammond,… Read More

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Boxer David Haye injured himself in a ‘freak accident,’ withdrew from a big-money fight, and now looks like ‘a broken man’

David Haye damaged his bicep in a freak gym accident preparing for his December ruckus with boxing rival Tony Bellew. A “devastated” Haye has been forced to withdraw from the Bellew bout and now looks like a “broken man,” according to promoter Eddie Hearn. Heavyweight boxer David Haye looks “like a broken man” according to boxing promoter Eddie Hearn. Haye injured himself in a “freak” gym accident, damaged his bicep, and was forced to withdraw from a lucrative rematch against British rival Tony Bellew at the 02 Arena in London on Sunday December 17. A “devastated” Haye said: “After a freak accident during a stair conditioning session, which I’ve done… Read More

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Bolt from the blue: A. Lange & Söhne’s blue-dialled showcase

Wilhelm Schmid, the German watchmaker’s CEO, on his latest Salon QP installation Review Arion McNicoll Tuesday, November 21, 2017 – 10:13am German watchmaker A. Lange & Söhne’s CEO, Wilhelm Schmid, took centre stage at Salon QP earlier this month, as he showcased the brand’s latest collection, created in collaboration with visual artist Sebastian Kite. The Continuum installation featured a range of blue-dialled timepieces in a stark geometric exhibition space. Why blue? Because according to the luxury watchmaker “in the visible light spectrum, blue rays have shorter wavelengths and… can inject a sense of calm.” After the event, The Week Portfolio caught up with Schmid via email to find out more… Read More

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MPs vote that ‘animals can’t feel pain or emotion’ as part of Brexit bill

Credits Jamie McCarthy / Staff / Getty Images Alt Text Golden retriever finds massive stash of heroin ‘It’s shocking that MPs have given animal sentience the thumbs down’, say animal rights activists One-Minute Read Tuesday, November 21, 2017 – 10:25am MPs have voted to reject the inclusion of a clause that states animals can feel emotion and pain into the EU withdrawal bill. See related ‘Pay to slay’ Las Vegas auction condemned by animal rights activists Princess Michael sparks outrage with animal rights comments The government “faced a backlash after voting to dismiss animal sentience from the Brexit bill,” says The Evening Standard. The clause would have enshrined into UK… Read More

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