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Watford news: Boss Marco Silva calls for his side to be calm about bad form going into Leicester game

Watford manager Marco Silva has admitted that the club’s recent poor form is cause for concern. The Hornets head to the King Power Stadium to face Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday with just one victory from their last 10 matches in the division. Despite a strong start to his tenure at Vicarage Road, Silva’s side have slipped to 10th and are only six points above the relegation places. And the Portuguese knows his under-performing side must turn the tables in order to act upon their recent troubling displays….

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MP calls for ban on high-caffeine energy drinks

Media playback is unsupported on your device An MP has called for a ban on high-caffeine energy drinks for under-16s, following the suicide of a 25-year-old constituent. Maria Caulfield raised the issue in Prime Minister’s Questions. She said Justin Bartholomew’s family were “convinced” his intake of more than 15 cans a day had increased his anxiety and contributed to his death. Theresa May said the government had taken action over high-sugar drinks and would continue to look at the evidence. Supermarket chain Waitrose recently announced it was banning the sale…

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Modern Love: Love Calls, and So Does the Priesthood

Advertisement I met the priest, or rather the man hoping to become one, in a stationery shop in SoHo where I worked. After a few flirtatious interactions over pencils, he gave me a handwritten letter asking if I would like to go for a walk. My co-worker acknowledged his handsomeness, joking that the only possible obstacle would be if he were religious. On my stroll with him along the High Line a few days later, I brought up my co-worker’s comment, believing this to be an opportunity to flash my…

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Calls for Twitch to police 'sexual streaming'

Scroll through the In Real Life (IRL) section of streaming site Twitch and you could be forgiven for thinking, now and then, that you have landed on a camgirl site. Scattered among the artists, cooks and professional eaters are a growing band of young women wearing revealing clothing while they game. Some go further and entertain fans by dancing or by doing a series of suggestive exercises, like squats, to tempt people to subscribe to their channel or to hand over Twitch’s micro-currency – bits. Dubbed “booby streamers” these young…

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News: Jamaican prime minister Holness calls for inclusivity in tourism

Andrew Holness, prime minister of Jamaica, has praised the potential of tourism as a tool of development, while warning growth in the sector must be sustainable. He was speaking at the UNWTO-organised Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth: Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism, currently taking place in Montego Bay, Jamaica. He said: “Tourism is key to social inclusion and the reduction of poverty – this conference compliments those ambitions. “There has been a revolution in travel, in how people source their destinations, the places they want to stay, and what…

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