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A general view shows the Palestinian refugee camp of Shatila in southern Beirut on November 19, 2009.

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The RNLI crew at Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk

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Artist Jenny Saville poses next to one of her works of art as she curates La Peregrina, A response to the Royal Academy's Rubens Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts

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Thomas Hirschhorns' work's initial element of surprise wears off

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Endangered rock art up to 77,000 years old is disappearing and needs to be protected urgently

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Karen Wright meets the artist at her studio in north-west London

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When the Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti set off on his first global assignment, his grandmother was concerned he wouldn't be fed properly. As it turned out, she needn't have worried
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