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UK accused of dithering over prisoners’ voting rights

Europe human rights commissioner says coalition painted itself into corner as supreme court confirms fresh challenge over ban

Cameron Jerome rescues a point for Stoke City against Everton

The second-half strike by Cameron Jerome cancelled out Peter Crouch's own goal in the 1-1 draw between Stoke City and Everton

How can it be right to profit from disability?

Disability living allowance is being replaced with personal independence payment assessments, and private companies are queueing up to cash in

Arsène Wenger moans about Stoke Crowd

• Dutchman rescues a point for Arsenal at Stoke City• Wenger criticises Stoke fans' abuse of Aaron Ramsey

Elected city mayors: the delusions and dangers of power freak politics

A comfy consensus has been reached on the merits of elected mayors, despite an absence of any real debate on the issue

we are cardiff – in the guardian!

we couldn’t be happier today – our lovely little project is featured in the guardian! and well done to photographer simon ayre, whose l...

Florence and the Machine – review

Hackney Empire, London

Queen Mary applications surge despite rise in tuition fees

Undergraduate applications to Queen Mary University have reached their highest levels despite a falling number of applications across the UK. Appli...

Wales look to keep coach Shaun Edwards out of England’s hands

• Defence coach out of contract after World Cup• Edwards' link to Wasps may be under threat

Labrinth is SyCo’s latest signing but he doesn’t need a popstar bootcamp

Hard work and big tunes are all the Hackney producer cares about, but what if sleeping in the studio leads to a hobo beard?

Warren Gatland: Wales considered faking injury in defeat to France

• 'Morally, it wasn't the right thing to do,' says Gatland• Coach again criticises red card for Sam Warburton• Watch World Cup video highligh...

Rugby World Cup 2011: IRB chief backs Alain Rolland on Wales red card

• Paddy O'Brien says Sam Warburton red 'absolutely correct'• Watch World Cup video highlights, interviews and more

Is The Oldham Model The Future For Town Halls Under The Financial Cosh?

Cllr Jim McMahon pictured in his office at Oldham Civic Centre last week. Following my interview with Oldham Council leader Jim McMahon last week, ...

Paul Quinn’s penalty leaves Cardiff City triumphant

This article was written by Joe Lovejoy at Cardiff City Stadium, for The Guardian on Wednesday 21st September 2011 21.45 UTC Joe Lovejoy Cardiff Ci...

After the riots: the Hackney worker teaching young men to be ambitious

Youth worker Emeka Egbuonu's book has much to teach policymakers following the riots, writes Rachel Williams

Rugby World Cup 2011: Wales to be without James Hook and Dan Lydiate

• Ryan Jones expected to be fit to face Namibia• Watch World Cup video highlights, interviews and more

The Saturday interview: Mossbourne academy’s Sir Michael Wilshaw

Sir Michael Wilshaw is the super-strict head at Mossbourne academy in Hackney, and is rumoured to become the new head of Ofsted. Can he repeat Moss...

Thor Hushovd nips past Geraint Thomas to take Tour of Britain stage

• World champion times finish in Caerphilly to perfection• Lars Boom stretches overall lead to 12 seconds

Warren Gatland rues Wales loss against South Africa at Rugby World Cup

• Wales coach refuses to blame controversial penalty miss• Gatland says: 'We weren't quite clinical enough'

Ashley Young gets drab England off the hook against Wales

This article was written by Kevin McCarra at Wembley, for The Guardian on Tuesday 6th September 2011 20.47 UTC England met a side who were supposed...

Leona Lewis: the Hackney heroine has given Simon Cowell a lesson in taste

Collide singer talks epic spook-pop, riots and dodging Whitney style ballads with Sylvia Patterson

Will the National Citizen Service stop young people rioting?

David Cameron says the scheme will restore values, responsibility and self-discipline. Its critics say it is too expensive and will not help disaff...

Archaeologists discover Roman port in Newport

Second known port of Roman Britain unearthed during archaeological dig near fortress of Caerleon

This week's arts diary

The Dean Martin tribe, Finnegan's mobile and Stella Rimington's 007 gaffeScotland the verbose✒We recorded a fascinating discussion on Scottish li...

The Hackney Heroine tells why she confronted rioters

Pauline Pearce – the woman with a walking stick – became a YouTube sensation after tackling looters in the street. Now she fears there's more t...

Man wanted in connection with Newport hairdresser shooting found dead

Attack in south Wales that injured three believed to be domestic incident involving one of the victims, who worked in salon

Gethin Jenkins has been ruled out of Wales’s opening World Cup match

• Front-row forward will see a specialist about his calf• Ryan Jones to captain Wales for a record 28th time

UK riots: don’t shut these kids out now

Put the shutters up on the shops, but not in our minds. A punitive and condemning reaction simply mirrors the alienation so many already experience

I’m in two minds over the riots

Half of me wants to whack the rioters with a cricket bat, and the other half blames the world, for being unfair

Robbie Kruse strikes and Australia sail to victory over Wales

• Wales 1-2 Australia

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