Day In a Page
Friday, 6 May 2011
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- William Craig: Unionist politician who started out as a moderate but moved to extremism during the Troubles
- Eddie Turnbull: Uncompromising footballer who enjoyed success with Hibernian as player and manager
- Chief Petty Officer Claude Choules: The last combat veteran to serve in the Great War and the last man to serve in both World Wars
- Professor Christian Lambertsen: Inventor of the scuba device known as 'father of the frogmen'
- Jackie Cooper: Actor who moved from child stardom to directing, and success as a studio executive
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- Harriet Walker: To my generation, Union Jack pashminas are still post-modern
- Steve Connor: How do we solve the plutonium conundrum?
- Natalie Haynes: They call it the Great British Circus but other adjectives came to my mind
- Laura Morris: It wasn't until I gave evidence that the flashbacks really started to disappear
- John Rentoul: How many 2011 predictions will John Rentoul get right?
- John Rentoul: Here’s a Question We’re Not Going to Answer
- John Rentoul: 1,000 words
- John Rentoul: Time has run out for defence of indefensible
- Guy Adams: A battle that was lost on the streets
- Alice-Azania Jarvis: What's this polling booth doing here?
Environment RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Beaver dam partly contains Canada oil spill
- Bubblegum bins and other innovative green products at Grand Designs Live
- Girl Scout cookies cause outrage, population to top 10 billion and other green stories of the week
- Green agenda: the history of hybrids on show in Germany
- Aberdeen’s environmentalists attack Trump – film premieres in Canada, trailer on YouTube
- No 10 blocks plan to ban wild animals performing in circuses
- Wolves back in hunters' sights after US government removes their protection
- Thousands back call to ban wild animals in circuses
- Hope that rain will bring week of wildfires to a smouldering end
- Actress gives backing to campaign to ban wild animals performing in circuses
- Sign 'The Independent' petition to ban wild animals in circuses
- Warm dry spell bad for foraging birds
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- Hussain proves his value to put Somerset on a roll
- Lancashire top after Kerrigan's five-wicket blitz
- Strauss vows to remain in charge for next two Ashes series
- Shane Warne will quit cricket after IPL season
- Anderson puts Lancashire in charge
- Stephen Brenkley: England take a three-way leap into the unknown
- County round-up: Bairstow's stunning 200 stirs poignant memories for Yorkshire
Life and Style RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Thermochromic urinal delights web users, plus more heat-sensitive designs
- Panicked sons and daughters across Europe and US turn to Google for mother’s day gifts
- Home agenda: International design in New York, tech in Australia
- Hong Kong's e-economy booming: Google
- 'Twilight' continues to influence top US baby names
- Nars launches interactive website, lets you share your best beauty looks
- Watch: the best collections from Australian fashion week
- More details on Salma Hayek's anti-aging skincare released
- Beauty agenda: Makeup Show NYC launches 'New York Groove'
- Chanel teases naughty short film for upcoming Cruise collection
- Eva Mendes and Naomi Watts to star in new hair campaign
- Fergie also honored at FiFi Awards
- Natalie Portman's husband dances on tables for new fragrance ad
- Rihanna working on second fragrance
- Fashion agenda: more princess-worthy wedding gowns
- New onion museum peels back layers of history in Georgia
- Latest nacho chip flavor marries a condiment to onion rings
- James Beard Awards fights 'elitist' criticism and streams live webcast to public
- Scion of famous canned pasta brand pens Italian cookbook
- Food agenda: referential James Beard Awards name best in the industry
- New star-powered kimchi documentary heralds new food trend
- Restaurants increasingly adding 'local' ingredients to menus
- US takes aim at purported sex disease 'cures'
- I control therefore I am: chimps self-aware, says study
- New vibrator hits local drugstores in US
- Surgery better for younger prostate patients: report
- Some monkeys born with gene that protects against AIDS
- New salt study stirs up controversy
- Health and fitness agenda: yogis hit the Big Apple for Yoga Journal conference
- A Day That Shook The World: Nato accidentally bombs the Chinese embassy
- A Day That Shook The World: Paris student riots
- A Day That Shook The World: French surrender at Dien Bien Phu
- A Day That Shook The World: Roger Bannister breaks the four-minute mile
- A Day That Shook The World: Hindenburg airship crash
- New 'Assassin's Creed' in November, 'Mass Effect 3' now 2012
- Infinite Monkeys makes smartphone 'apps' simple
- Learn how to make a stand-out website and earn money online: top StumbleUpon sites
- 'Saints Row: The Third' reveals gangster creation suite
- Consumers stop using PCs, laptops in favor of tablets
- 'Portal,' 'Minecraft,' 'Mario' selected for Smithsonian art exhibit
- Long queues for iPad 2 in China
- Marketing campaign sees first tweet sent from Everest
- Twitter index: UK general election results
- Tech agenda: Google TV updates at Google I/O
- New installment of "Assassin's Creed" on its way
- Top tech headlines: how bin Laden's death spread on the web, new BlackBerry devices
- 'Lord of the Rings' game heads to Gundabad Mountain
- Germany, Russia have the largest internet audiences in Europe
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- Ahead of release, social media buzz for Harry Potter grows
- Spielberg seeks Tommy Lee Jones and John Hawkes to join cast of 'Lincoln'
- Willis, Vaughn and Zeta-Jones aboard gambling biopic 'Lay the Favorite'
- Convicted Iranian film-makers to feature at Cannes
- 'Bladesman' cuts a swathe through Chinese box office
- Pacino to receive Venice Fest Filmmaker Award
Travel RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Simon Calder: Strategies for travel after Osama bin Laden
- My Life In Travel: Emilio Estévez
- Travel Agenda: The Rosewood Hotel Georgia; Isle of WIght Walking Festival; Museums at Night; The Lanesboroughhotel; National Skiathon
- Something To Declare: Yotel opens in New York; Guaranteed seat to Paris; The Maldives; Islands of the Med
- Open Jaw: 'Anglesey rejuvenates man's inner spirit'
- New summer deals from hotels - a roundup of the best
- Pain at the pump means change for US drivers
- 'First' tower now Paris' tallest office block
- Travel agenda: Fort Lauderdale: Unleashed
- Air trends: flight numbers to rise in May
- Index of air quality in the world's major cities: May 6
- Push to integrate cross-border EU rail ticketing
Money RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- The mortgage dilemma – should you fix or go variable?
- Derek Pain: Why not be bold and take a punt on the stock exchange?
- Ben Yearsley: Get a taste for investing in food production
- The Bargain Hunter: Grab yourself a gazebo
- Andrew Hagger: Credit card customers getting a raw deal
- Alice-Azania Jarvis: How much is fixing my dongle going to cost?
- Five Questions About: Store cards
- Simon Read: Lloyds finally shows common sense by making a PPI climbdown
- Commodities promise an interesting ride for investors
- Questions Of Cash: 'I've been waiting 36 days for a holiday refund'
- Spotlight On: Nationwide's 'save to buy' account
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
- 1 Exclusive: Abusers using spyware apps to monitor partners reaches 'epidemic proportions'
- 2 Margaret Thatcher 'expressed fears of Asian rising' at Anglo-Irish summit in 1984
- 3 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum
- 4 Sussex couple die in suspected Christmas Day 'suicide pact'
- 5 The Unluckiest People of the Year 2014 (and one very unlucky giraffe)