Day In a Page
Thursday, 19 August 2010
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- Franceso Cossiga: Pragmatic and controversial politician who served as prime minister and president of Italy
- Professor Edwin Morgan: Writer celebrated as one of the finest Scottish poets of the 20th century
- Robert Wilson: Influential bassist with 1980s funk group The Gap Band
- 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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- John Kampfner: Labour will have to grow up eventually
- Samira Ahmed: Targeted by the ruthless Twittermob
- John Rentoul: How does a vampire bat run?
- Dominic Williamson: Drug strategy will test whether Big Society can work for people who are unpopular
- John Rentoul: A Spat with Johann
- 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
Environment RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Pigeon disease kills one in three greenfinches
- Bat 'mutes sonar signal to sneak up on its prey'
- Estate alert over 'giant rats'
- Churchill's final mission is completed
- Heavy rain sparks flash floods in Wales
- Mystery of the vanishing sparrows still baffles scientists 10 years on
- Protest at 'macabre' pilot whale slaughter
Sport RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- England collapse after Cook ton
- England v Pakistan full scorecard
- James Lawton: Strauss must show his men are ready to face Ponting
- Angus Fraser: Why I (unwittingly) left Swann and England outraged
- Pakistan in charge despite Swann milestone
- England v Pakistan Live!
- Too many Tests, and too expensive: the reasons behind the empty seats
- Swann: 'I got my 100th wicket quickly so mum didn't miss the Proms'
- Under pressure: England forced to fight at last as Yousuf takes lead
- Gale's unbeaten 70 keeps Yorkshire in hunt to win Championship title
- Finn meets his match but hard lesson can help him in Ashes
- 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
- Riaz adds insult to injury with his captivating cameo
- County Championship round-up: Somerset in search of crucial win after Trescothick's double ton
- County Championship round-up: Essex fail to take advantage after Masters' bowling class
- Home side miss out on nominations
Life and Style RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Martin King: Fit To Drop 4: How many calories can you burn in a minute?
- Save electricity by buying appliances
- Household products of the future- Microwave TVs and plant air purifiers
- Hot 'how to' video tutorials: back to school guide to making friends and saving money
- Tutorials: Environmentally friendly ‘back-to-school’ shopping.
- US salmonella scare is one of biggest egg recalls
- WHO calls for monitoring of new superbug
- Sweden opens inquiry into suspect flu vaccine
- Health in the future: HIV self-destructs with a 'mix'
- Weekly health and fitness agenda: Zumba Instructor Convention, Daffodil Day
- 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
- High-tech hot topics in the blogs: Facebook Places, Xbox Live games, Chrome tablet
- Online TV watching on the rise but still no substitute for regular TV
- Low-priced e-reader market picks up speed
- Current Twitter trends: McAfee, Facebook Places, Demi Lovato, Kayne West
- Cameron Diaz hot bait for online traps
- StumbleUpon top 5 rated websites: 100 photography tutorials, stripping ChatRoulette girl
- New trailer for cutesy Halloween game
- Survivalism, space battles, and spells: PC game deals for August 20-22 and beyond
- YouTube’s most-watched videos of the week: Jackie Evancho sings, Federer shoots and a chilli fights a doughnut.
- Weekly tech agenda: BIRTV, Integrate
- 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
Arts and Entertainment RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- MTV’s Video Music Awards announces host and performers
- Weekly music agenda: Usher's 'Versus,' Katy Perry's 'Teenage Dream'
- Norah Jones to release collaborations album
- U2 postpones Spanish show due to general strike
- Most blogged artists: Wild Nothing, Glasser, The National
- Most blogged artists: Wild Nothing, Small Black
- X Japan confirms North American tour details
- US movie weekend: Stallone battles piranhas, vampires, the lottery, a nanny and Aniston
- Toronto fest unveils horror films at ‘Midnight Madness’ and galas
- Depp and Jolie in ‘The Tourist’ scheduled for December
- 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
Travel RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Weekly new hotels roundup - Croatia, Egypt and Scotland
- Finland aims to build first ever green highway
- After the 'guys getaway', the 'ultimate man-cation'
- Indonesia railway launches women-only carriages
- Car rental prices have soared, says report
- Inaugural Aichi Triennale prepares to dazzle visitors
- Weekly travel agenda: Tannkosh 2010
- New Zealand seeks a piece of the growing Japanese tourism pie
- 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
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
- 1 Jeremy Clarkson 'does not see a problem' with his racist language on Top Gear, says BBC
- 2 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 3 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 4 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 5 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist