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Norwich City 3-0 Ipswich Town: Paul Lambert sent off in East Anglian derby defeat

Paul Lambert was calmed down by stewards and a police officer after clashing with Norwich’s coaching staff at the end of the first half Ipswich boss Paul Lambert was sent off on his return to Carrow Road as Norwich won the East Anglian derby to move two points clear at the top of the Championship. Tempers flared after Jon Nolan’s late challenge on Max Aarons in first-half stoppage time and Lambert was sent to the stands after confronting Norwich coach Chris Domogalla, who was also red-carded. The hosts had led…

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Man stabbed to death in East Dulwich street

Image copyright @Phil_McCrae88 Image caption The victim was attacked in Lordship Lane, East Dulwich A man has been stabbed to death in a south-east London street. The victim, in his 30s, was attacked in Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, near the junction with East Dulwich Grove, at about 02:30 GMT. He was treated by paramedics but was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after 03:00. The Met said no arrests have been made and inquiries were ongoing. Local roads including Lordship Lane have been closed. Source link

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Trumplomacy: Five takeaways from Pompeo trip to Middle East

Image copyright ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS via Getty Images Image caption Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman in Riyadh The US secretary of state’s seven-day tour of the Middle East was an effort to reassure Washington’s allies about the US withdrawal from Syria and draw the region together against Iran. On the heels of abrupt changes in President Donald Trump’s Middle East game plan, Mike Pompeo visited Jordan, Iraq, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and Oman. After accompanying the secretary of state…

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Snow and ice bring travel problems in north east of Scotland

Image copyright Daniel Diack Image caption The conditions caused queues in areas including Portlethen Snow and ice have been causing difficult driving conditions across the north east of Scotland. A woman was taken to hospital after an unoccupied car slid into her in Quarry Road in the Aberdeen suburb of Cults. Collisions and breakdowns have also closed the A920 at Huntly and the A947 between Turriff and Oldmeldrum. The road problems have already led to transport issues at several schools, with The Gordon Schools in Huntly closed to pupils. Image…

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Unseen photos of East End London in glorious colour

A recently discovered photo collection by the late photographer David Granick reveals London’s East End in colour, including streets in Stepney, Whitechapel and Spitalfields. Image copyright David Granick Image caption Brushfield Street, 1970 Local photographer Chris Dorley-Brown found the pictures when he was invited to review thousands of Granick’s colour slides in early 2017. The discovery led to the release of the book The East End In Colour, 1960-1980, published by Hoxton Mini Press. Image copyright David Granick Image caption Mile End Road, 1977 Granick lived in the East End…

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NFL roundup: Patriots’ AFC East dominance reaches a decade

The New England Patriots pounded out 273 rushing yards to beat the Buffalo Bills 24-12 on Sunday at Gillette Stadium to clinch the AFC East title for the 10th straight season. Dec 23, 2018; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer (2) throws against the Buffalo Bills during the second half at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports Rookie running back Sony Michel led the way with 116 yards and a touchdown as the Patriots (10-5) found their footing after consecutive losses and extended their unprecedented…

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SoftBank’s Vision Fund nearing $1.5 billion investment in South East Asia’s Grab: source

FILE PHOTO: The logo of SoftBank Group Corp is displayed at SoftBank World 2017 conference in Tokyo, Japan, July 20, 2017. REUTERS/Issei Kato SINGAPORE (Reuters) – SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) is nearing a deal to invest $1.5 billion in Grab, three times a previously expected $500 million, as Southeast Asia’s biggest ride-hailing firm looks to expand, a person with knowledge of the matter said. Six-year old Grab has so far raised over $6.5 billion, led by SoftBank, Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing and Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T). After a fund…

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J Hus’s toxic relationship with east London

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption J Hus was jailed for eight months on Friday, after being found guilty of carrying a knife For many people living in east London, the Westfield that opened in Stratford in 2011 was a blessing. J Hus probably only has bad memories of it. The shopping centre has been the setting for numerous arrests and altercations the rapper’s been involved in over the last seven years. He was sentenced on Friday to eight months in prison, after admitting to carrying a knife when a…

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East Antarctica’s glaciers are stirring

Image copyright Michael Studinger/Nasa/Icebridge Image caption East Antarctica has shown very little evidence of change over the decades Nasa says it has detected the first signs of significant melting in a swathe of glaciers in East Antarctica. The region has long been considered stable and unaffected by some of the more dramatic changes occurring elsewhere on the continent. But satellites have now shown that ice streams running into the ocean along one-eighth of the eastern coastline have thinned and sped up. If this trend continues, it has consequences for future…

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Saipem servers suffer cyber attack in Middle East

MILAN (Reuters) – Italian oil services company Saipem (SPMI.MI) said it had identified a cyber attack out of India on Monday that had primarily affected its servers in the Middle East. A Saipem logo in seen on the bridge of the Saipem 10000 deepwater drillship in Genoa’s harbour, Italy, November 19, 2015. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo “We are collecting all the elements useful for assessing the impact on our infrastructures and the actions to be taken to restore normal activities,” the firm said in a statement. Saipem’s head of digital and innovation,…

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