Today's other papers: Books, yobs and genes
Sunday 11 September 1994
Liberal Democrat leader Paddy Ashdown will this week attempt to trump the Prime Minister's call for an 'anti-yob culture' by proposing to make parents responsible for community- imposed curfews on their delinquent children, the Observer reports.
A furious controversy is about to break out in the United States over the publication of a book that claims that human intelligence is largely transmitted by genes. The Sunday Telegraph reports that The Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life is expected to fuel angry rows by touching on the subject of different IQ ratings among races.
The Mail on Sunday reports that pollution from the oil and petrol industry could be to blame for outbreaks of childhood leukaemia, according to a leading researcher. A new study has found clusters of leukaemia cases near railway lines and sidings linked to oil refineries or petrol factories.
Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams is in the running for the Nobel Peace Prize, according to the Sunday Express. An Irish parliamentary party is believed to have nominated him for the 1995 award, to recognise his role in the IRA ceasefire.
- 1 The BBC has just done more to eradicate ‘terrorism’ than all our wars since 9/11
- 2 Dog thinks owner is drowning in lake, dives in and tries to pull him out
- 4 Chilling drone footage captures Auschwitz ahead of 70th anniversary of liberation
Auschwitz liberation 70th anniversary: Woman sent to three Nazi death camps describes surviving gas chamber
Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
Greece elections: Greek PM Alexis Tsipras takes aim at 'neo-liberal' Europe as country gears up for prolonged austerity battle
Pornhub star Mia Khalifa receives death threats after being ranked the site's top adult actress
Prince Philip set to be knighted by Australia: Celebrate by reading his greatest gaffes
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
Leaked documents show Ukip leaders approve NHS privatisation once it becomes more 'acceptable to the electorate'
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