Day In a Page
Wednesday, 29 January 2014
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- Stem cell breakthrough: Japanese scientists discover way to create 'embryonic-like' cells without the ethical dilemma
- Former Greenpeace leading light condemns them for opposing GM 'golden rice' crop that could save two million children from starvation per year
- It's raining, it's pouring...molten iron: Scientists create first ever weather map of a 'brown dwarf'
- Jocelyn Hay: Activist who fought to maintain broadcasting standards and won the struggle to stop Radio 4 becoming all-news
- Jose Emilio Pacheco: Poet, essayist and novelist who won the Cervantes Prize and was regarded as one of the finest writers in Spanish
- Bernard Roberts: Pianist acclaimed round the world for his fluency and subtlety who went on to be an inspirational teacher
- Austin John Marshall: Graphic artist, record producer and songwriter who played a key role in the folk revival of the 1960s
- Shulamit Aloni: Politician who championed human rights and was fiercely critical of Israel's treatment of Palestine
- Del Singh: Activist and prospective Labour MEP who worked in the world's danger zones helping to speed up redevelopment
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- Hells on wheels: Top Gear is back with more prime-time pranks but I'm nostalgic for the days of non-exploding caravans and practicality
- I'm with the band: 'How I felt the immense power of One Direction - and their devoted fans - after a mix-up on Twitter'
- If his 2015 manifesto is going to feature a load of pledges he can’t stick to, shouldn’t Nick Clegg at least have some fun with it?
- Robert Fisk: If only Tony Blair could grasp the truth about Field Marshal Sisi
- Is masculinity in crisis?
- On the Somerset floods, our inbox tells you all you need to know
- The disturbing parallels between Syria's civil war and Spain in the 1930s
- Remove humans from the equation and self-service shoplifting is the result
- Just because a customer complains doesn't make them right
- Yes, people waste time on Facebook - but that's hardly the most important problem with the site
- How #FindMike helps to break suicide stigma
- Deportation for Justin Bieber? Relax, pop stars are supposed to live on the edge
- Who would favour 45-week school terms? Tory strategists, clearly - but anyone with children ought to think twice
- The tiny house movement: Could you live in a miniature home?
- Why an independent Scotland could become the richest country on Earth
- Homophobia doesn't just oppress gay people, it affects us all
- i Editor's Letter: Our 1,000th edition
- Short shrift: A new Oxford study confirms prejudices about the vertically challenged in a less-than-scientific way
- The war on Christianity: The religion's followers are dwindling in the land of its birth - and it's not a crisis of faith, but one of violence
- Fox News: If you purport to be a journalist, it helps to have a grip on your subject
- It's not the 'skipping' three who should be questioned, it's the wasteful supermarkets
- State of the Union: Obama’s not the only elected leader whose power is waning
- It’s up to well-educated, midde-class jailbirds to tell us where we’re going wrong with our prisons
- Australia's brutal cull proves humans are deadlier than sharks
- On home temperatures, I'm with Dave. Turn down the thermostat and put on a jumper
- You say lateral frontal pole, I say that little devil/angel that whispers in my ear
- PMQs review: A pointless, baseless, but very noisy fight over the 50p tax rate
- Nairobi gets tough on ivory smugglers
- The water cannon has no place on London's streets
- Okay, I'll say it... Jon Snow is not alone in thinking about sex with colleagues
- i Editor's Letter: Buzzing from first iStudents debate
- If young men are choosing not to go to university, so be it
- If the environmentalist movement is to stay relevant, it must embrace world-changing technologies like GM
- Stem-cell medical treatments are growing closer
- Pakistan is right to conclude that military power alone will not weaken the terrorists in its midst
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Sport RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Alex Hales: We are making fresh start for World T20
- Twenty20 series: England opener Alex Hales confident of comeback to win three-match series after Hobart defeat
- Twenty20 series: New format, same old story for England as they lose opening T20 against Australia
- Women's Ashes 2014: Captain Charlotte Edwards shows England how to win Ashes with brilliant innings
- The Light Roller: As England win the Ashes, it's time for a break
- Women's Ashes 2014: Victory for England 'means everything' says captain Charlotte Edwards
- Kevin Pietersen seeking new IPL franchise
- F1: Bernie Ecclestone in favour of extending double-points scheme to final three races despite negative reaction to new ruling
- F1: Red Bull problems continue during testing after Daniel Ricciardo forced out of car amid smoke
- F1: Jenson Button tops day two testing in Jerez but progress hampered by knee infection
- F1: 'Anteater' car noses may be unsafe, claims Red Bull chief designer Adrian Newey
Life and Style RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- First drone-assisted arrest in America began with a dispute over six cows
- Paper: Facebook's new app curates news stories from old media in 'distraction free' format
- PS Vita Slim UK release date, price revealed: Is this Sony's last handheld console?
- 'Spying Birds': Angry Birds website hacked after GCHQ revelations over 'leaky apps'
- Lenovo jumps to the top table with $2.9bn Motorola purchase from Google
- Advances in artificial intelligence could lead to mass unemployment, warn experts
- Rap Genius app: Side-stepping Google with a 'pocket guide to human culture'
- Virgin Galactic bans Chinese nationals from space flights over espionage fears
Arts and Entertainment RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- Out Of The Furnace, film review: 'Christian Bale excels as downtrodden American everyman'
- That Awkward Moment, film review: 'Zac Efron makes an engaging lead in confused rom-com'
- Justin Bieber’s manager Scooter Braun warns star to ‘be better’ or ‘quit the music business’
- Sienna Miller admits she ‘sabotaged’ her Hollywood prospects due to bad off-set behaviour
Travel RSS Feed - click to grab the feed
- An e-petition against holiday price hikes in the school breaks has attracted more than 140,000 signatures - but will it change things?
- Five ways to take a cruise
- Travel deals: Summer in Corsica, Spring in Morocco and five star comfort in Cornwall
- Is easyJet still flying from Luton to Istanbul this summer?
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- Aberystwyth University evacuates 600 students following extreme weather reports
- Warwick students break university staff strikes by holding self-run lectures
- Buckinghamshire New University students fight to save furniture degrees from the chop
- Police accused of kettling student protesters at a national demonstration in Birmingham
- Missing York student Megan Roberts likely to have fallen in river while drunk, say police
- Students outraged as Yale fraternity suspended for 'no means yes' chants establishes chapter at Edinburgh
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Antonio Martin shooting: Mayor says there should be 'no comparison' to Ferguson
- 3 Antonio Martin shooting: Police and protesters clash over teenager's death just five miles from Ferguson, Missouri
- 4 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
- 5 Northern Lights in the UK: Stunning Aurora Borealis illuminates Northumberland sky on Christmas Eve