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'Crazy' compensation bill hike to hit NHS and insurers

Insurers have condemned a "crazy" reform increasing payouts for personal injury victims that they say will lead to steeply higher premiums for motorists as well as landing the NHS with a £1bn bill.

 

Major: Brexit voters made a 'historic mistake'

Former prime minister Sir John Major has said it was a "historic mistake" that a majority of voters opted to leave the EU.

 

Russian teams ordered to replay bandy match after 20 own goals

Two bandy teams have been ordered to replay a match in which they scored 20 own goals between them amid allegations of match-fixing.

 

Sky News launches new News at 10 programme

Sky is re-launching its News at 10 programme with a new-look set and a focus on content from the Sky News team of specialists.

 

Showbiz News

Cowell burglar convicted of £1m jewellery raid

A man has been convicted of stealing jewellery worth nearly £1m from the west London home of entertainment mogul Simon Cowell.

 

Moonlight star Naomie Harris: Oscars blunder stole 'our moment'

Moonlight star Naomie Harris has told Sky News she is disappointed the mix-up over the best picture Oscar spoiled the film crew's celebrations.

 

Oscars In Memoriam gaffe:'dead' woman in tribute video is alive

La La Land being mistakenly announced as the winner of the best picture award wasn't the only slip up at the Oscars this year.

 

Oscars best picture gaffe sends Twitter into frenzy

Oscar memes, gifs and hilarity are swamping social media today after La La Land was incorrectly given the best picture Oscar, when in fact Moonlight was the winner.

 

Sports News

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.

 

Russian teams ordered to replay bandy match after 20 own goals

Two bandy teams have been ordered to replay a match in which they scored 20 own goals between them amid allegations of match-fixing.

 

Welsh rugby star Elli Norkett, 20, killed in car crash

The family of a Welsh rugby international who was killed in a car crash have paid tribute to her, saying she was "loved and valued by many".

 

Claudio Ranieri: Sacked Leicester City boss says his 'dream has died'

Sacked Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has responded to his dismissal, saying: "Yesterday my dream died."

 

Business News

Tesco demotes 1,700 staff in shake-up of Express chain

A shake-up of Tesco's Express convenience chain will force 1,700 deputy managers into a pay cut if they want to keep their current job.

 

Sony unveils 4K and super slow motion Xperia XZ Premium smartphone

Sony has unveiled the world’s first smartphone to be equipped with a 4K definition high dynamic range screen – technologies which until now have been limited to premium televisions.

 

Primark owner sees no sign of Brexit spending slowdown

The owner of fashion chain Primark said it had seen no sign of UK consumers reining in spending as it pencilled in a 2% rise in like-for-like sales.

 

Former boss of B&Q owner to chair Barclays UK operations

Barclays has named Sir Ian Cheshire, the former boss of B&Q owner Kingfisher, as chairman-designate of its new ring-fenced UK operations.

 

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