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25th November
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This week in history

Find out what the world was talking about and we were satirising this week in history. Updated every Monday.

2006

Blaine in giant stunt - again
Procul Harem deny writing A Whiter Shade of Pale
Exclusive: Russian spy death caused by 10,000 smoke alarms
Crucifix ban "purely health and safety issue", insists BA
Police deny focus of Litvinenko investigation is on James Bond films
Litvenenko murder: Pete Doherty arrested

2005

The Who apologise for missing AIDS target
George Orwell estate to sue Government over breach of copyright
Government's right-think scheme for toddlers revealed
Easter eggs banned in bird flu scare
Expectant crowds throng streets as pensions report is published

2004

Scientists excited by unique large-eared dinosaur fossil
Al-Zarqawi "kicked" from Iraqi militant website
Dubya's Week: Mrs I's Narrow Escape
Rant: More bans on the horizon from Labour

2003

Royal Family obtains injunction against itself
Queen's Speech: Bored Blair decides to create his own opposition
Government to introduce compulsory amputation for new students
The Times to "dumb down" tabloid edition, add page 3 girl
Telegraph to launch new "broadersheet" edition
Satire site in blatant Christmas money-grabbing attempt

2002

Government orders arsonists back to work
Minister quits over BNP "fire-fighting" row
Brown to swap pound for Monopoly money
Hasbro fined for cheating
Spoof leader "damaging" party

2001

Doctor Shortage Solved
Politicians Evade Questions
Widdecombe resigns as Widdecombe

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