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Paleo diet? 5:2 diet? Clean and lean diet? Many women, of all sizes, live in a state of perpetual anxiety about their food consumption. Does the same fate await Britain's men?
Last surviving member of seminal punk band The Ramones dies in his home in New York following treatment for cancer
Israeli fire-fighters extinguish a fire that broke out after a rocket hit a petrol station in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod
VOICES I can no longer stand by while Israeli politicians like Ayelet Shaked condone the deaths of innocent Palestinian women and children, writes Mira Bar Hillel
Steven Spielberg has been trolled by numerous Facebook users after a photo was shared of the director with a mechanical Triceratops on the set of Jurassic Park
An indoor lettuce farm is powered by LED lights
A shot from an interview with Jada, who was allegedly raped at a party
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Haberdashers’ Aske’s Federation Trust runs three schools in south-east London
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Crowds in London celebrate the end of hostilities in 1918
The conclusion of the ‘war to end all wars’ was greeted with understandable jubilation. But, writes Boyd Tonkin, new storm clouds were already gathering
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There were mass celebrations across Argentina as the country's national team reached their first World Cup final for 24 years
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TO GO WITH China-environment-protest,FOCUS by Bill Savadove In this picture taken on July 7, 2012, a man on his motorcycle covers his nose against the stench rising from a towering garbage dump next to the road in Songjiang district of Shanghai. When the wind blows residents can smell the stench rising from the garbage dump, feared to be so harmful it can make people vomit and cause birth defects and now they are raising a stink about the future of the landfill, one of a series of recent protests across China as people hold the government more accountable for health and environmental problems.
Scientists have harnessed the healing powers of the putrid-smelling gas present in eggs
The Commons Justice select committee said violent crime, costs Britain almost £30bn a year
Court ruling gives prisoners right to 'hopeless' hearings
Lord Carey’s views run counter to the long-established position of the Church of England
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Corinna Schumacher says former F1 champion's progress is slow, but that his health is improving
Around 15,000 foreign cars go unregistered with DVLA
Five men have been arrested after North London incident
Jean Campbell was discovered by her husband after he had gone searching for her when she had not returned home from walking the dog
Jean Campbell was found dead in December
In Kumasi, bales of British charity clothing change hands for £40
Traditional garments replaced by 'Obroni Wawu'
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Switching to an organic diet would provide an antioxidant boost equivalent to one to two extra portions of fruit and vegetables a day, according to research
Report claiming organic food is better divides scientists
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A family court judge ruled the toddler had been living in
Woman's partner bound girl's legs to stop her getting out of bed, court told
Crowds run across the pitch during the match
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Four ski officials in Slovenia have been suspended following allegations of results rigging
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Balaban is indirectly responsible for the existence of Downton Abbey, having first discovered Julian Fellowes' talents as a screenwriter
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More than half of young adults have engaged in 'unwanted but consensual sexting with a committed partner,' according to research
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A binge is classed as four or more alcoholic drinks for women and five or more for men, consumed over a roughly two-hour period
Los Angeles police have arrested 14 people for allegedly pulling off a stock manipulation scam that conned 20,000 investors out of more than $30m (£19m) by fraudulently pumping up the share prices with slick marketing campaigns, including one fronted by the actress Pamela Anderson
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