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ALLEN DRURY was a political commentator turned novelist who achieved instant success with his first work of fiction, Advise and Consent, which was published in 1959 and subsequently made into a film in by Otto Preminger.

Commonwealth Games: Athletics - Weir and Lewis hit golden heights

GOOD NEWS for England - even better news for Birchfield Harriers, as two of their number claimed gold medals on the second day of the athletics programme in the humid vastness of the Bukit Jalil Stadium. Step forward Robert Weir and Denise Lewis.

Network: Nerd's the word as geek becomes chic

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Science: Houston, we have a result

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Science: Two brains are better than one

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Scientists find secret of memory

SCIENTISTS HAVE discovered where memories are made and can predict whether an experience is destined to be remembered or forgotten.

Science: Life on Mars - war of the words

A group of scientists claim evidence of former life on the red planet. Go on, prove it, say the rest.

The sites you can't see at university

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Scientists see serious side to UFO sightings

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Dinosaur dung yields diet secrets

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Aids virus can resist drugs

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Star Wars science brings space into close-up

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Lewinsky `traded silence over Clinton in return for job'

Monica Lewinsky, the 24-year-old woman implicated in the Clinton sex scandal, may have bargained her denial of the relationship with the US president for a well-paid job in New York, it was reported yesterday.
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