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University students and employees protest in San Juan against government plans to implement cuts to university budgets, while many state schools are also under threat
'The debt is not payable,' says governor García Padilla. 'I would love to have an easier option. This is not politics, this is maths'
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Scientists studying the vocal noises made by the chestnut-crowned babbler have shown that it uses combinations of different sounds that on their own are meaningless but when combined convey a certain message to other members of the species
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Medical experts have warned that sugary drinks are killing 184,000 adults around the world every year, and should be eliminated from people’s diets
Soft drinks and energy drinks 'should be cut from people's diets'
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51 Tory MPs declared donations to their constituency parties from the United and Cecil Club, ranging from £1,000 to £10,000, in the first three months of 2015
Andy McSmith's Diary: United and Cecil is a members' association with only one known purpose
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Edward Carpenter, founding father of gay rights in Britain, centre, and friends at Millthorpe in Derbyshire
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On the world's first Asteroid Day, Nina Burleigh discovers Nasa has already commissioned a team of ‘planetary defenders’ for whom the question of a meteor strike is not if but when
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Riot police officers stand by an overthrown car during a taxi drivers demonstration in Paris, France. French authorities took two Uber managers into custody for questioning over 'illicit activity' involving its low-cost service. The detentions came amid rising tensions between the government and the ride-hailing company, which culminated in a violence-marred taxi strike that blocked roads around the country
Arrests likely to be seen as an attempt to appease registered taxi drivers
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Clayton Lockett is pictured in a photo dated June 29, 2011. Oklahoma State Rep. Mike Christian said Tuesday, June 9, 2014, he's formally requesting a legislative hearing on the state's death penalty procedures following the April 29 death of Clayton Lockett, whose vein collapsed prompting prison officials to halt his punishment and note the execution drugs weren't administered properly.
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Europe's future: The Greek debt crisis is about far more than one country’s fiscal irresponsibility. An entire continent is at stake

With the fine mess that pro-European Europeans are making of Europe, who needs Eurosceptics? Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission President, declared the Greek bailout referendum to be an in-out referendum on EU membership. A “no” vote this Sunday, would, he implied, not just force Greece out of the eurozone, it would lead inexorably to Greece falling out of the European single market and the European Union.

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The latest Land Registry figures reveal London's top 10 most expensive boroughs to buy a home...

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All eight commuter options - including the best of Berkshire’s villages, Reading, Goring and Oxford - are within 60 minutes’ journey time and the new line will also provide direct links to the West End and City for the first time.

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There are now only two London boroughs where house prices are still below £300,000.

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The capital has become a houseboat hotspot as Londoners take to the water in Dutch barges, narrowboats and other styles of floating home.

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Get the first glimpse of pioneering architecture projects as part of the London Festival of Architecture, at the University of Westminster, this Saturday.

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Kate Moss has commissioned artist Frederick Wimsett in the past, so perhaps the fashionista would be drawn to this country retreat in the heart of The Chilterns...

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How to stop an asteroid hitting Earth: Would people co-operate to face down a global peril?

How to stop an asteroid hitting Earth

Would people cooperate to face a global peril?
Just one day to find €1.6bn: Greece edges nearer euro exit

One day to find €1.6bn

Greece is edging inexorably towards an exit from the euro
New 'Iron Man' augmented reality technology could help surgeons and firefighters, say scientists

'Iron Man' augmented reality technology could become reality

Holographic projections would provide extra information on objects in a person's visual field in real time
Sugary drinks 'are killing 184,000 adults around the world every year'

Sugary drinks are killing 184,000 adults around the world every year

The drinks that should be eliminated from people's diets
Pride of Place: Historians map out untold LGBT histories of locations throughout UK

Historians map out untold LGBT histories

Public are being asked to help improve the map
Lionel, Patti, Burt and The Who rock Glasto

Lionel, Patti, Burt and The Who rock Glasto

This was the year of 24-carat Golden Oldies
Paris Fashion Week

Paris Fashion Week

Thom Browne's scarecrows offer a rare beacon in commercial offerings
A year of the caliphate:

Isis, a year of the caliphate

Who can defeat the so-called 'Islamic State' – and how?
Marks and Spencer: Can a new team of designers put the spark back into the high-street brand?

Marks and Spencer

Can a new team of designers put the spark back into the high-street brand?
'We haven't invaded France': Italy's Prime Minister 'reclaims' Europe's highest peak

'We haven't invaded France'

Italy's Prime Minister 'reclaims' Europe's highest peak
Isis in Kobani: Why we ignore the worst of the massacres

Why do we ignore the worst of the massacres?

The West’s determination not to offend its Sunni allies helps Isis and puts us all at risk, says Patrick Cockburn
7/7 bombings 10 years on: Four emergency workers who saved lives recall the shocking day that 52 people were killed

Remembering 7/7 ten years on

Four emergency workers recall their memories of that day – and reveal how it's affected them ever since
Humans: Are the scientists developing robots in danger of replicating the hit Channel 4 drama?

They’re here to help

We want robots to do our drudge work, and to look enough like us for comfort. But are the scientists developing artificial intelligence in danger of replicating the TV drama Humans?
Time to lay these myths about the Deep South to rest

Time to lay these myths about the Deep South to rest

'Heritage' is a loaded word in the Dixie, but the Charleston killings show how dangerous it is to cling to a deadly past, says Rupert Cornwell
What exactly does 'one' mean? Court of Appeal passes judgement on thorny mathematical issue

What exactly does 'one' mean?

Court of Appeal passes judgement on thorny mathematical issue