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International Business Times
Inside Russia's street gangs: Author gains unprecedented access to mafia networks Amid blanket state propaganda and tightening restrictions on independent media,
Inside Russia's street gangs: Author gains unprecedented access to mafia networks
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
Amid blanket state propaganda and tightening restrictions on independent media, the networks of corruption linking government officials, organised crime gangs and business is a subject strictly off-limits in Russia. However, in recent weeks a series... Read more
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Evening Standard
Get stuffed: London's best upholsterersRevival is a Notting Hill institution founded 30 years ago by Shay Kelly. Since
Get stuffed: London's best upholsterers
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
Revival is a Notting Hill institution founded 30 years ago by Shay Kelly. Since then Kelly, 62, has reupholstered pieces for everyone from Elton John to Samantha Cameron. The smart yellow sofa that currently resides in the PM’s living room was given... Read more
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The Irish Times
Write like Hemingway, a TCD revolution series and Battle of the BookclubsWrite like Hemingway The winner of a fiction-writing competition is to have th
Write like Hemingway, a TCD revolution series and Battle of the Bookclubs
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
Write like Hemingway The winner of a fiction-writing competition is to have the opportunity to work in the Key West writing studio that was once the sanctum of Ernest Hemingway, one of America’s greatest authors. Organisers of the Florida Keys... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
'World player' in talks to set up HQ in WinchesterFIVE international companies including a major 'world player' are in talks over
'World player' in talks to set up HQ in Winchester
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
FIVE international companies including a major 'world player' are in talks over moving to Winchester when its station area is revamped, a meeting heard. Council officials have promised a significant jobs boost if top employers set up in proposed new... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘I originally wanted The Cat to be some kind of Animal Farm for the Thatcher years’I originally wanted The Cat to be some kind of Animal Farm for the Thatcher yea
‘I originally wanted The Cat to be some kind of Animal Farm for the Thatcher years’
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
I originally wanted The Cat to be some kind of Animal Farm for the Thatcher years, but gradually the characters Rat, Mouse and Cat seemed to spiral ludicrously out of control. Despite, or maybe because of, this the book was well received when it... Read more

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