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Courtesy of Canada: As the Bank of England gets a new boss from the land of the lumberjack, we take a look at other famous Canadians over here calling the shots
Sunday 30 June 2013
If you hear someone with a North American twang warning that the British economy is even more doomed than we thought, here's how to get your own back: ask him which part of the United States he is from.
Thursday 27 June 2013
It was once the ultimate bling-filled party house, but, despite its gilded history, Liberace’s sprawling Las Vegas mansion is now on the market for a mere $529,900 (£345,000).
Tuesday 25 June 2013
State government plans to evict ‘living deity’ from building that dates back to the British Raj
Friday 14 June 2013
The optimistic zeal for reform before the UK’s last G8 was so strong that even Pink Floyd were prepared to be conciliatory. Sarah Morrison assesses the actual results
Tuesday 11 June 2013
Gay activists attacked and arrested for protesting against bill that will ban ‘homosexual propaganda’ aimed at young people
Thursday 30 May 2013
A £52m refit for BBC's Bush House
Inside the Aids virus: Research finds chink in the armour that protects HIV in breakthrough that could lead to a new class of drugs
Wednesday 29 May 2013
Discovery could help form new pills to strike at the infection just as it starts to attack
Thursday 23 May 2013
Lars Von Trier’s upcoming porno Nymphomania may not have been ready for Cannes, but “real sex” has surfaced in two of the best-received films at the festival.
Cannes Film Festival 2013 review: Behind The Candelabra - Michael Douglas brilliantly captures Liberace's showmanship
Tuesday 21 May 2013
Had Hollywood been brave enough to back this made-for-TV biopic, Steven Soderbergh would be attracting serious Oscars buzz
Sunday 19 May 2013
Thirty years after the virus was identified, the French scientist behind its discovery is looking to the future. Steve Connor meets Françoise Barré-Sinoussi
Saturday 18 May 2013
The population of Iceland is one of the most content in the world
Web searches for symptoms of HIV, MRSA and flu strains will be monitored to spot outbreaks of infections
Sunday 12 May 2013
British scientists plan to harness the power of the internet to catch outbreaks of killer infections before they spread.
Sunday 12 May 2013
A New York man who has spent years writing out every word in the Bible is finally penning the last lines.
Sex in prisons: Campaigners warn of culture of denial over sexual relationships between inmates as new commission publishes report
Monday 06 May 2013
The first Commission into Sex in Prisons has drawn attention to a rarely reported issue
Friday 03 May 2013
The auction's proceeds will go to a charity helping Kenyan children affected by HIV/AIDS
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
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
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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