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UK prison officers sent to work up to 60 miles away ‘to plug staffing gaps’ 19.12.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Penal reform campaigners say ‘failing system’ has required dozens to engage in detached duty in runup to Christmas

More than 230 prison officers have been asked to work in other prisons in the runup to Christmas as governors across England and Wales face a major staffing crisis, penal reform campaigners have claimed.

Official documents that outline measures to tackle staff shortages in prisons during November and December have been seen by the Howard League for Penal Reform.

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Taxi strike today 19.12.2014 Telegraph: Calcutta
The Citu, along with the Bengal Taxi Association and the Calcutta Taxi Association, has called a 24-hour taxi strike on Friday. This is the seventh time since August taxis will go off the roads.
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MP to raise students' army 18.12.2014 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Shocked by the Taliban attack on a Peshawar school that left 131 children dead, the Madhya Pradesh government on Thursday announced training 10,000 government school children as 'police-students army' so they can handle emergency situations and even armed ...
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India contributes $5m to UN humanitarian fund 18.12.2014 TOI: Home
India has announced a $500,000 contribution to a UN humanitarian fund as part of its commitment towards assisting an increasing number of people around the globe in need of humanitarian assistance.
We have killed all the children...What do we do now?: Taliban militant to handler 18.12.2014 DNA: Top News
"We have killed all the children in the auditorium...What do we do now?" one of the Taliban attackers told his handler after shooting indiscriminately at the students in the main hall of the army-run school from where more than 100 bodies were recovered. "Wait for the army people, kill them before blowing yourself," his handler ordered, instructing the suicide attackers who were executing one of the most gruesome attacks against children in recent history. Citing a security official, the Dawn said it was one of the last conversations between the attackers and their handler on Tuesday shortly before two remaining suicide bombers charged towards the commandos positioned just outside the side entrance of the Army Public School's administration block. "This and other conversations between the attackers and their handlers during the entire siege of seven and a half hours of the school form part of an intelligence dossier Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif shared with Afghan authorities" during his emergency visit ...
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Turbulence sends in-flight meals crashing around passenger plane – video report 18.12.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Passengers aboard American Airlines Flight 280 from South Korea to Dallas experience severe air turbulence that leaves 14 people injured. The flight from Seoul was originally scheduled to land in Texas but was diverted to Narita, Japan, for an emergency landing after being hit by an intense winter storm. Mobile phone footage shows passengers screaming as loose items are sent flying around the cabin. Meals had just been served, and many passengers are hit by flying glasses and plates Continue reading...
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Newcastle consider emergency goalkeeper loan after Jak Alnwick injury 18.12.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
• ‘We will perhaps talk to the Premier League,’ says Alan Pardew
Jak Alnwick injured a shoulder in 4-0 defeat to Tottenham

Newcastle United are facing a goalkeeping crisis and the manager Alan Pardew is considering asking the Premier League about the possibility of an emergency loan.

Already without Dutch international Tim Krul and Rob Elliott, both injured, Pardew has been relying on 21-year-old third-choice keeper Jak Alnwick.

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American sprinter Gay's former coach banned over administration of drugs to athlete 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
The US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has reportedly banned Jon Drummond, American sprinter Tyson Gay's former coach, for eight years over, possession, trafficking and administration of banned drugs
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Cech backs current squad to make history by becoming Chelsea's most successful side ever 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech has urged the current Chelsea side to make history by becoming the club's most successful side ever.
Ashley Giles says Cook's form big worry for England ahead of WC 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
England's former coach Ashley Giles has said that current captain Alastair Cook's form is a big worry ahead of the World Cup, that would be hosted jointly by Australia and New Zealand next year.
Oz trail India by 187 with six wickets remaining after bad light ends play on day two 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
Australia trail India by 187 runs with six wickets remaining after game was suspended on the second day of the second Test at Brisbane cricket ground due to bad lighting.
Tony Nadal believes rise of newcomers will soon see end of 'big four' dominance 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
Tony Nadal, uncle and coach of world number three Rafael Nadal, believes that dominance of big four has diminished in the wake of fierce competition from the newcomers.
Garcia resigns as FIFA's ethics investigator in protest over handling of WC bidding report 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
In a protest over the handling of his report into the bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, FIFA's independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia has resigned from his post, citing a lack of
Income from fourth Pak-Kiwi ODI to be donated to Peshawar terror victims families 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
The income from the fourth ODI between Pakistan and New Zealand, that was held on Wednesday, would be donated to the families of the children who were martyred in a terrorist attack in Peshawar,
India successfully test fires GSLV Mark-III 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
Lord's set to stage record fifth ICC Cricket World Cup final 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
The Lord's Cricket Ground in London has been proposed as the venue for the ICC Cricket World Cup final when the tournament is staged in England and Wales in 2019 - and will also host the ICC
Williamson ton helps Kiwis to level series with Pak 2-2 in dramatic finish 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
Kane Williamson smashed an impressive ton as New Zealand triumphed over Pakistan in the fourth international by seven runs to level the five match ODI series 2-2 in a nail-biting finish in Abu
Proven formula proposed for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) have recommended that the ICC Champions Trophy in 2017 follow the successful formula of the 2013 event with The Oval, Edgbaston and Cardiff being the
Warne says outcome of Clarke's surgery 'better than expected' 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
Former Australia spinner Shane Warne has admitted that Michael Clarke's hamstring surgery had the best result, indicating a possibility that Australian skipper could make a comeback at the World
India on alert: Centre issues advisory to tighten security 18.12.2014 Sify Finance
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