Stress might be useful for dodging sabre-toothed tigers, but it doesn't help so much with exams
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Monday 17 December 2012
Adrian Sutil does not believe his criminal record will prevent him making a return to Formula One in 2013.
Monday 17 December 2012
What we love, we're not sure about, we're buying and can't wait for...
Sunday 09 December 2012
But governments try to reassure their citizens not to panic
Saturday 08 December 2012
The American labour market improved in November, defying expectations of a pullback in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, with the economy adding 176,000 non-farm jobs last month.
Thursday 29 November 2012
"This is my life, I can't just throw it away," said an elderly woman in Radio 3's Between the Ears, the panic rising in her voice. She was in process of moving into sheltered housing, and the prospect of reducing her worldly goods was making her ill. She had, she explained, just spent three days in hospital.
Tuesday 27 November 2012
A 16-year-old boy was arrested by police investigating a hate crime after pieces of ham were thrown at a mosque.
Monday 26 November 2012
Craig Gilroy was so wracked with nerves before Ireland's record 46-24 victory over Argentina on Saturday that he considered pulling out of it and driving home to Belfast. The 21-year-old Ulster winger proceeded to run in a try and help create three more in a dream Test debut.
Wednesday 21 November 2012
Two boys were arrested on suspicion of murder today by police investigating the death of a partially-sighted pensioner after being mugged.
Sunday 18 November 2012
Police officers often face “no realistic option” other than locking children as young as 11 years old in cells under mental health laws, it has emerged.
Thursday 08 November 2012
Playing out of position is one thing, but also taking the place of last year's Six Nations player of the tournament means Josh Turnbull had good reason to admit to nerves yesterday.
Thursday 18 October 2012
The club drug Mexxy - which has been blamed for a series of deaths this year - is to be made illegal.
'Waterboarding of the mind': Computer hacker Gary McKinnon to find out if he'll be extradited to the US as mother slams appeal process
Monday 15 October 2012
The decision comes more than ten years after McKinnon was first arrested for breaking into a string of American military networks from his north London bedsit
Saturday 13 October 2012
'I'm a satirist and a piss artist. The art world is so serious and pompous'
Tuesday 21 August 2012
Ever since childhood I've been terrified of the consequences of disobedience and prone to sickeningly obsequious behaviour around figures of authority, eg anyone with a uniform, a double-barrelled name or a horsewhip. As a boy I'd say things like, "I don't think we should be doing this" or "what if someone sees us?" while my friends gleefully urinated up the side of Dunstable Leisure Centre and then wrote ULTRAVOX on it in chalk.
Saturday 18 August 2012
Berlin becomes the backdrop for another sinister and stylish mystery from a perfectionist.
Children's bookseller wins The Independent's new author search
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Jose Manuel Barroso warns David Cameron against making 'historic mistake' over immigration reforms
Worst Airports of 2014: Poll names Islamabad airport in Pakistan worst in the world
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- 2 Banksy arrest hoax: Internet duped by fake online report claiming artist's identity has been revealed
- 3 Former East 17 frontman Brian Harvey turns up at Downing Street and 'demands to speak to Prime Minister'
- 4 Kentucky gang rape: 15-year-old boy left in critical condition after sexual attack by group at party
- 5 Paralysed man Darek Fidyka walks again after treatment by British doctors on brink of 'cure'