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Vasile Belea was separated from his son in Stockwell station when the tube doors closed on him before he could enter the train carriage

Court date set for CAT drug dispute

Cambridge Antibody Technology's dispute with its US partner over royalties for a potential $1bn-a-year arthritis drug will be heard in November, the biotechnology company said yesterday.

Skellig, Young Vic, London

Widow to tell of family trauma

Milk causes 'serious illness for 7m Britons'

Scientists say undetected lactose intolerance is to blame for chronic fatigue, arthritis and bowel problems

A Family Affair: `Yes, they're disabled - but it's not a tragedy'

After bringing up their five children, Gina Bower, 55, and her husband Ron, 56, decided 12 years ago to adopt three disabled youngsters. They have also fostered another child. The family lives in Brentford, Greater London

Letter: Sea food is good

AS A RESULT of the article "Hushed up research finds poison in fish fingers" (19 September) many people have been asking us whether it is all right to eat fish. It is important to realise that dioxins are ubiquitous in the environment and tiny amounts are found in most foods. These levels are low, well within internationally agreed limits and falling.

`Labour women are zombies'

THE SOCIALITE Carla Powell has turned on Labour's women MPs with a vengeance, dismissing the so-called "Blair babes" as "in danger of becoming zombies" who were even more loyal to their leader than the party's men.

Players tremble at knee study

PREMIER LEAGUE footballers have a fresh worry, to add to being absurdly rich and having daft haircuts. Playing the field with those gasping groupies could give them knee problems - caused by sexually-transmitted bacteria which lead to a form of arthritis.
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Woman who was sent to three Nazi death camps describes how she escaped the gas chamber

Auschwitz liberation 70th anniversary

Woman sent to three Nazi death camps describes surviving gas chamber
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Murder of Japanese hostage has grim echoes of a killing in Iraq 11 years ago

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Syria crisis: Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more refugees as one young mother tells of torture by Assad regime

Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more Syrian refugees

One young mother tells of torture by Assad regime
The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back – with promising results

The enemy within

People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

Survivors of the Nazi concentration camp remember its horror, 70 years on
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'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

Army general planning to come out
Iraq invasion 2003: The bloody warnings six wise men gave to Tony Blair as he prepared to launch poorly planned campaign

What the six wise men told Tony Blair

Months before the invasion of Iraq in 2003, experts sought to warn the PM about his plans. Here, four of them recall that day
25 years of The Independent on Sunday: The stories, the writers and the changes over the last quarter of a century

25 years of The Independent on Sunday

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Homeless Veterans appeal: 'Really caring is a dangerous emotion in this kind of work'

Homeless Veterans appeal

As head of The Soldiers' Charity, Martin Rutledge has to temper compassion with realism. He tells Chris Green how his Army career prepared him
Wu-Tang Clan and The Sexual Objects offer fans a chance to own the only copies of their latest albums

Smash hit go under the hammer

It's nice to pick up a new record once in a while, but the purchasers of two latest releases can go a step further - by buying the only copy
Geeks who rocked the world: Documentary looks back at origins of the computer-games industry

The geeks who rocked the world

A new documentary looks back at origins of the computer-games industry
Belle & Sebastian interview: Stuart Murdoch reveals how the band is taking a new direction

Belle & Sebastian is taking a new direction

Twenty years ago, Belle & Sebastian was a fey indie band from Glasgow. It still is – except today, as prime mover Stuart Murdoch admits, it has a global cult following, from Hollywood to South Korea