Day In a Page
Wednesday, 18 August 2010
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- Brigadier General Dimitrios Ioannidis: Soldier who served life imprisonment after leading coups in Greece and Cyprus
- Franceso Cossiga: Pragmatic and controversial politician who served as prime minister and president of Italy
- Professor Alan Gilbert: Historian who became the highly successful first Vice-Chancellor of Manchester University
- David Chaloner: Poet whose writing was informed by his work as a designer
- Laurence Gardner: Alternative historian whose work helped inspire Dan Brown
- Bobby Thompson: Baseball player who hit ‘the shot heard round the world’
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- Big Brother: the series that made surveillance acceptable
- John Kampfner: Labour will have to grow up eventually
- Samira Ahmed: Targeted by the ruthless Twittermob
- Ben Chu: Universities: beware the American model
- Sean O'Grady: China's growth has shaky foundations
- John Rentoul: "Vision, courage and compassion"
- Ben Chu: Nick Clegg's Spectator promotion
- Emmanouil Athanasiou: The long arm of human rights law is the only thing that will frighten the generals into change
- Richard Garner: After years of aspiration, thousands will feel betrayed
- Martin Hickman: Once the election passed, the will to tackle prices dimmed
- Sean O'Grady: 100 days: invisible and unthanked, possibly
- Amol Rajan: The stupidity of Newt Gingrich
- Ben Chu: Clubs punctured by debt
- John Rentoul: Debate with the Restart the War Coalition
- Omar Waraich: This impoverished state can ill afford expensive borrowing
- Rhodri Marsden: Corporate power lies in the mixed messages
- Martin King: Beware what you put online - it can come back to bite you
Environment RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Pigeon disease kills one in three greenfinches
- How domestic cats could save the 'Highland tiger'
- Estate alert over 'giant rats'
- Churchill's final mission is completed
- Mystery of the vanishing sparrows still baffles scientists 10 years on
- Sri Lankan government vets go on strike in protest over treatment of wild elephants
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- Pakistan in charge despite Swann milestone
- England v Pakistan Live!
- Too many Tests, and too expensive: the reasons behind the empty seats
- Prior resists but Pakistan impress at last
- England v Pakistan Live!
- Rudolph ton puts win in reach for Yorkshire in the hunt
- Prior: element of surprise caught us out
- Wahab's debut high five forces England to face their frailties
- Cook has one innings to save his place, but he is not England's only problem
- We've learnt from our bad behaviour last time out, says Strauss
- Yousuf's recall: A stroke of genius or act of desperation?
- Sidebottom makes pitch for a new contract
- County Championship round-up: Essex fail to take advantage after Masters' bowling class
- Home side miss out on nominations
- Cricket round-up: McGrath revives Yorkshire ambitions
Life and Style RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Afghanistan, African countries top index for food insecurity
- New flavors and lower calories from soft drinks giant?
- ‘Health visitors’ keep new moms in good spirits
- More than 200 million eggs recalled in US salmonella scare
- Foods to screen your skin
- How to ‘design’ your unborn baby
- The season may be the only reason for your sniffles
- How to get your Indonesian healing ‘Love’ juice
- More money, more skin cancer
- WHO says smoking in China as serious as outbreak of SARS
- Does practicing Pilates make for better sex?
- Top 10 YouTube gaming videos of the week: Hype for new Call of Duty game
- Facebook adds location-sharing feature
- Watch EA's Gamescom press event in full
- Florida teachers warned not to 'friend' students online
- Weekly top iPad apps: multiplayer games with amazing graphics
- Current Twitter trends: A-level results, UCAS, Lowlands
- The key trends to watch at the 2010 IFA tradeshow
- 'Mass Effect 2' now multi-platform, announces EA
- Gaming giants bet on 3D for next big boost
- Weekly high-tech product releases: Nokia X3, Samsung Epic 4G, Nikon COOLPIX S1100pj
- Weekly video game releases: 'Mafia II', 'Valkyria Chronicles II'
- Microsoft prep phones for Xbox experience
- Bing starts powering Yahoo! searches in US
- China Unicom to launch Apple iPhone 4 next month: report
- Current Twitter trends: Gamescom, Rootyq, Pakistan
- Website jams as S.Korea's KT Corp takes iPhone preorders
- India rachets up pressure on BlackBerry
Arts and Entertainment RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Hollywood questions ‘The Twitter Effect’
- X-Men’s ever-growing ‘First Class’ cast adds January Jones
- Fall film festivals honor Milos Forman and Gérard Depardieu
- Film trailer: Joaquin Phoenix in 'I’m Still Here'
- Eastwood’s 'Hereafter' closes New York Film Festival
- Where Harry Potter’s ‘Deathly Hallows’ Part I ends
- Film trailer: Natalie Portman in ‘Black Swan’
- Actor Michael Douglas cancels Hong Kong speech over cancer
- Weekly US film releases: Vampires, Piranha 3D, Nanny McPhee 2 and Aniston in ‘The Switch’
Travel RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Misery for holidaymakers as Kiss Flights collapses
- New York's latest downtown hotel opens
- Bangkok airport express train to open next week
- Best Europe airport buys: Rome for bags, perfumes in London
- Syria tourist numbers up over last year
- Heathrow attacks 'misleading' price comparison study
- Australia's 'Ramadan lounge' to lure Muslim tourists
- British travel firm collapse ruins plans for holidaymakers
- Weekly hotels top five of five - Scotland
- Holidays ruined for 60,000 as travel firm folds
- How - and where - to build the perfect sandcastle
- The changing face of Mecca
- Cruise line introduces 'green' shore excursions in Malta
- New all-you-can-fly tickets from US carriers
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Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
Hard line on immigration could cost Tories the election
- 1 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 2 Venezuela Expo Tattoo 2015: Extreme body art from 'Vampire Woman' to 109mm earlobes
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Ball pool for adults opens in London
- 5 Rashida Jones speaks out against male-centric porn saying 'women should have sex and feel good about it'