20 more Hartsdown Academy pupils are turned away for wearing the wrong uniform

A furious parent today confronted the ‘Gestapo-style’ headteacher who turned 20 students away from a school for having the wrong uniform. Dave Hopper called new head Matthew Tate’s actions ‘disgusting’ and ‘abhorrent’ outside Hartsdown Academy, Margate, where students were turned away again today after fifty were refused entry yesterday. Mr Hopper, an ex-policeman, filmed the …

Canada's World Cup dream is over

Canada’s last-dash hopes of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia have ended. Cyle Larin, Nikolas Ledgerwood and David Edgar all scored for the Canadian men’s soccer team on Tuesday night in a 3-1 victory over visiting El Salvador. But a 0-0 draw between Honduras and Mexico — also played Tuesday — meant …

Austria's Norbert Hofer brings echoes of the Nazis writes DOMINIC SANDBROOK

On the surface, Norbert Hofer appears every inch the softly spoken family man.  Lean, greying, always impeccably turned out, this former aeronautical engineer from middle-class Burgenland looks more like a senior sales executive than a fascist demagogue. Indeed, were it not for his penchant for posting pictures of himself on social media toting his favourite …