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A small piranha-like fish with a fierce reputation has been found in European waters for the first time
Kevin Rudd's draconian and controversial plan has already outraged human rights campaigners
Former prime minister attacks new policy as ‘an abdication of our basic humanity’
For Will Genia, it must feel like the Lions have a limitless supply of top-quality scrum-halves lining up to try to negate his influence on this series.
‘Asylum seeker’ washes up in mangrove swamp after trying to cross from Papua New Guinea
Read some of the best continuity blunders from MIB3, Skyfall and The Dark Knight Rises
Your chance to enter the UK's biggest amateur travel photography competition
The Prime Minister wants to make the 'Pacific Solution' even tougher
Hillary Clinton launches search after photograph appears to show fate of US pioneer's aeroplane
From a £400 Alice Temperley Filofax to a gold-nibbed Montblanc pen, Britain's stationery fetish is refusing to be erased by technology
The microbiologist Harry Smith was a leading expert on bacterial infection and virulence. Initially eschewing academia for a post at Porton, he subsequently took up a professorship at the University of Birmingham.
Two Dutch TV presenters will claim to be making broadcasting history tonight when millions of viewers tune in to watch them eating flesh surgically removed from each other's bodies in an unprecedented act of prime-time cannibalism.
It is Mambo versus Mabo, and it looks like the Australian surfwear company whose T-shirts feature a cartoon Jesus and farting dogs picked the wrong fight.
We are mesmerised by the furious email sent by Carolyn Bourne to her step-son’s future wife – it sums up a great national pastime
'Medi-tainment' shows focusing on embarrassing ailments attract huge ratings. Meg Carter wonders if this is more exploitation than education
Spain stayed top of the FIFA rankings today as the 10 top places remained unchanged, while Afghanistan reached their highest-ever position.