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Rupert Murdoch launches subscription-only dreams app, The Nightly

Dream+ system will pause everything if you need to get up for a wee‘Premier league’ dreams include running through treacle as you try to flee from a sinister, all-powerful media presence

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Posted: Feb 6th, 2011
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Newspaper editor campaigns to eliminate blurred photos of murder victims

public urged to carry a decent portrait at all timesAn increase in the number of fuzzy photos of murder victims has prompted a newspaper editor to appeal for members of the public to carry a decent quality photograph in case they die in a newsworthy way. When Jan Harvey was brutally killed by a gang in Moss Side, Manchester, her partner Alan Tebbings was naturally devastated. But what made it worse for Alan was that he realised he didn’t have a good photograph of Jan to give to the local newspaper.

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Posted: Nov 10th, 2009
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UK newsagents in crisis as mainstream newspapers refuse to ‘share a platform’ with the Daily Mail

Chaos reigns on the shelves of newsagents, cornershops and branches of WHSmith as mainstream newspapers suddenly announce that they will not ‘share a platform with the Daily Mail’.

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Posted: Oct 21st, 2009
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A-level exam result stories still dominating British press

The British public has been left reeling under a relentless onslaught of supposedly newsworthy stories about this year’s A-level exam results.

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Posted: Aug 20th, 2009
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Newspaper hacks celebrate ‘prettiest A level students ever’

‘In our day it was much more difficult to track down an attractive 18-year-old girl with good exam results to stick on the front page.’

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Posted: Aug 18th, 2007
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