Day In a Page
Friday, 20 August 2010
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- Sir Frank Kermode: Academic and pre-eminent literary critic who reached out to a non-specialist audience
- Brian Clark: Footballer best known for scoring the winning goal when Cardiff City beat Real Madrid
- Robert Wilson: Influential bassist with 1980s funk group The Gap Band
- Professor Edwin Morgan: Writer celebrated as one of the finest Scottish poets of the 20th century
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- Julian Baggini: Google's chief says privacy is dying. But does the Facebook generation care?
- Rebecca Front: 'Facial hair fashions include goatees and soul patches and the topiaried eyebrow'
- Virginia Ironside: The Catholic Church should stay out of the gay adoption debate
- Nigel Hawkes: Peer-reviewed journals aren't worth the paper they're written on
- John Rentoul: The Scale of the Universe
- John Rentoul: David Miliband has eight-point lead
- 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
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- Pakistan poised for victory as collapse follows Cook's century
- Pakistan prevail at the Oval
- England v Pakistan Live!
- Now it is Pietersen's turn to convince the selectors
- Somerset keep challenge alive in three-way fight
- Cook: 'I've felt the pressure – but to respond like I did was satisfying'
- England collapse after Cook ton
- England v Pakistan full scorecard
- Angus Fraser: Why I (unwittingly) left Swann and England outraged
- James Lawton: Strauss must show his men are ready to face Ponting
- Watson: I've thrived since giving up on being Aussie Flintoff
- Kumble convinced T20 has improved quality of Tests
- Gale's unbeaten 70 keeps Yorkshire in hunt to win Championship title
- Under pressure: England forced to fight at last as Yousuf takes lead
- Finn meets his match but hard lesson can help him in Ashes
- Swann: 'I got my 100th wicket quickly so mum didn't miss the Proms'
- County Championship round-up: Somerset in search of crucial win after Trescothick's double ton
- Riaz adds insult to injury with his captivating cameo
Life & Style RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Trip to Mars could leave crew dangerously weak
- Heart attack, stroke risks higher for combative types
- Sweden opens inquiry into suspect flu vaccine
- Weekly health and fitness agenda: Zumba Instructor Convention, Daffodil Day
- WHO calls for monitoring of new superbug
- US salmonella scare is one of biggest egg recalls
- Health in the future: HIV self-destructs with a 'mix'
- Online TV watching on the rise but still no substitute for regular TV
- New trailer for cutesy Halloween game
- Weekly tech agenda: BIRTV, Integrate
- YouTube’s most-watched videos of the week: Jackie Evancho sings, Federer shoots and a chilli fights a doughnut.
- Survivalism, space battles, and spells: PC game deals for August 20-22 and beyond
- High-tech hot topics in the blogs: Facebook Places, Xbox Live games, Chrome tablet
- StumbleUpon top 5 rated websites: 100 photography tutorials, stripping ChatRoulette girl
- Cameron Diaz hot bait for online traps
- Current Twitter trends: McAfee, Facebook Places, Demi Lovato, Kayne West
- Low-priced e-reader market picks up speed
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- Major exhibitions in Europe this fall
- Major exhibitions in the Americas this fall
- Bruce Lee statue set to “rival Statue of Liberty’’
- Major exhibitions in Asia and Oceania this fall
- Lithuanian divers open underwater picture gallery
- US ballet troupe to dance in Cuba for first time in 50 years
- Weekly arts agenda: Asia Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair, Museum Embankment Festival Frankfurt
- Rapper fights to make it from Lagos tip to the top
- Norah Jones to release collaborations album
- Most blogged artists: Wild Nothing, Glasser, The National
- Weekly music agenda: Usher's 'Versus,' Katy Perry's 'Teenage Dream'
- MTV’s Video Music Awards announces host and performers
- U2 postpones Spanish show due to general strike
Travel RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Travel challenge: A holiday on a Greek island
- Something To Declare: Long-haul Christmas for couples; Tunisian treasures; flying around India; time your Channel hop
- Open jaw: 'There are ways to exact revenge on passengers'
- My life in travel: Marcus Wareing, chef
- Simon Calder: A Jimi Hendrix experience on the Isle of Wight
- Travel Agenda: London's Tune Hotel; Sweden's Bothnia Line; New York Palace; London to Chambéry
- Top-quality hotels join Japan's cityscapes
- Japan 'Statue of Liberty' replica looking for new home
- You Only Live Once: Guca festival lures trumpet afficionados
- Deejay priest gets them rocking for Jesus on Italian beach
- African air travel nightmare blocks trade, tourism
- This is the weekend for...recapturing your youth
- After the 'guys getaway', the 'ultimate man-cation'
- Weekly travel agenda: Tannkosh 2010
- Inaugural Aichi Triennale prepares to dazzle visitors
- Weekly new hotels roundup - Croatia, Egypt and Scotland
- Car rental prices have soared, says report
- Indonesia railway launches women-only carriages
- Finland aims to build first ever green highway
- New Zealand seeks a piece of the growing Japanese tourism pie
Money RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Money Insider: Savers should switch to make best of rock-bottom rates
- Michael Baxter: Even our expectations won't produce another golden age for equities
- Mark Dampier: Japan - pick carefully and watch your fund blossom
- Bonds or shares: the dilemma as confidence returns to funds
- The Bargain Hunter: Budget breaks
- Questions Of Cash: 'Dodgy website left me tearing my hair out'
- Alice-Azania Jarvis: 'A taste for renovating is making me feel old'
- Consuming Issues: Toy shops face tough struggle for survival
- Wealth Check: 'Should I pay off my student debt now or later?'
- Five Questions About: Choosing the right mobile tariff
- Spotlight On: Santander's free satnav
- Simon Read: Cutting back on benefits must not mean risking lives
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Exclusive: Impact of immigrants on British workers ‘negligible’
Katie Hopkins continues campaign to become Britain's most hated talking head with poorly timed Bob Crow tweet
Ukraine crisis: Russia pledges to 'retaliate against sanctions' as Ukrainian president says Crimea vote will not be recognised
The quiet diplomat: Catherine Ashton - recognised and admired in all the world’s troubled countries, yet ridiculed at home
Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
- 1 Three-quarters of Britons are saying it wrong - the top ten most common mispronunciations
- 2 Watch: The student election Macklemore parody that isn't completely awful - and all the others that are
- 3 Son attacks Apple after it refuses to unlock his late mother’s iPad
- 4 Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
- 5 First Kiss: Filmmaker gets 20 strangers to make out on YouTube with awkward results