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Maasai Warrior, Ngorongoro, Serengeti , Tanzania: The Maasai are one of the 'last great warrior cultures', says Nelson, but are increasingly found in cities, selling modern goods such as mobile phones, alongside goats and cows

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The sixteen celebrities taking part in The Jump 2015

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Grace Dent on TV

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