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Growing number of users making career of photo-sharing hobby as brands see app as gateway to younger audienceSeen through the filter of Instagram, the world is a beautiful place: high-contrast blue skies; sepia-tinted sunsets; exquisite plates of food...
From: The Guardian | By: Hannah Ellis-Petersen | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Up to two million people could be eligible, though it is not seen as a long-term solution for obesityThe number of obese people having weight loss surgery needs to double or triple in the UK so the soaring bill for treating type 2 diabetes can be cut,...
From: The Guardian | By: Sarah Boseley, health editor | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Group C updates from the 20.05pm GMT kick-off at White Hart LaneEmail jacob.steinberg@theguardian.com or tweet @jacobsteinberg 9.21pm GMT 48 min: Kyle Naughton shanks a cross out of play for a goal-kick. He is a professional footballer. “Sorry to exhibit...
From: The Guardian | By: Jacob Steinberg | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Briton among casualties of Taliban attack on British embassy vehicle between Jalalabad and KabulAt least six people including a British embassy guard were killed on Thursday when the Taliban launched a devastating suicide attack on a British diplomatic...
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British citizen among five killed in blastMore than 30 injuredTaliban claims responsibility 10.23am GMT The British embassy in Kabul confirmed there were injuries among those in the vehicle, but did not comment on the reported death, Reuters reports....
From: The Guardian | By: Matthew Weaver | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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‘I took everyone to get costumes and wigs – and redecorated the room for a 60s feel. It cost £5,000’I’m interested in how a family story becomes a family legend. Take, for example, the story of how our parents first met. The details are usually...
From: The Guardian | By: Interview by Karin Andreasson | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The rape allegations against Cosby didn’t stick until Hannibal Buress made the accusation on stage. Sometimes comedians are able to say what others can’tJudging by the story of the National Enquirer spiking a scoop nine years ago about Bill Cosby’s...
From: The Guardian | By: Brian Logan | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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We round up reaction to the release of the new Star Wars trailer - let us know what you think of it in the comments below. Watch the trailer here. 11.21am ET In the second conflation of Star Wars and the male member we’ve heard today:If your "Star...
From: The Guardian | By: Guardian staff | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Protesters hold signs and shout ‘Hands up, don’t shoot’ Retail boycott uses Twitter hashtag #BlackOutBlackFridayBlack Friday: protests organised around the US – live updatesFilm directors lead Black Friday protest over FergusonAs millions of...
From: The Guardian | By: Lauren Gambino in New York | Friday, November 28, 2014
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‘Whether you talk to her about it or not, you can’t stop her liking what she likes’I have a friend who always copies me in very subtle ways: a funny line I’ve said gets repeated and passed off as her own, a random artist I like suddenly appears...
From: The Guardian | By: Molly Ringwald | Friday, November 28, 2014
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In the longer term contraceptives, vaccination and predators could control the grey squirrel, but until then we have no alternativeWhat should we do about grey squirrels? Introduced from America in the late 19th century, the grey has made itself very...
From: The Guardian | By: Hugh Warwick | Friday, November 28, 2014
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‘The day Dad came home, my grandfather picked me up and took me to the station. That was probably the happiest day in my 10-year-old life’I don’t remember the day this was taken, but I remember the next day. I was five years old and there was...
From: The Guardian | By: Guardian Staff | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Scores feared killed or wounded as two bombs explode in mosque as Friday prayers begin, and a third goes off nearbyScores of people are feared dead or wounded after three bomb blasts near one of the biggest mosques in the northern Nigerian city of Kano.Witnesses...
From: The Guardian | By: Staff and agencies | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Chef claims father-in-law Christopher Hutcheson was ‘up to no good’ in the office while he was building up restaurant empireCelebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has told the high court he felt like “a performing monkey” as he built up his restaurant...
From: The Guardian | By: Press Association | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Scuffles and website crashes as shoppers chase bargains on US-inspired sale dayVideo: police shut down Tesco after shoppers clash Continue reading......
From: The Guardian | By: Hilary Osborne, Jennifer Rankin and Claire Phipps | Friday, November 28, 2014
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She was the down-to-earth supermodel with the peroxide crop – now Agyness Deyn is making it in the movies. She talks about life beyond the catwalk• Agyness Deyn models this season’s sparkliest party wearThere’s a moment during our shoot with...
From: The Guardian | By: Abigail Radnor | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Want to dazzle this festive season? Then take inspiration from our shoot with model and actor Agyness Deyn Photographs: Valerie Phillips. Styling: Rachel Bakewell. Makeup: Celia Burton at CLM. Hair: Neil Wooley at Phamous Artists using Percy & Reed....
From: The Guardian | By: Guardian Staff | Friday, November 28, 2014
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I’m worried about his mental health – he has been through bereavement, divorce and redundancy recentlyMy dad will be 54 in February and he has recently seen a drastic decline in his depression. He was first diagnosed and treated for depression when...
From: The Guardian | By: Annalisa Barbieri | Friday, November 28, 2014
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John Edwards, the newspaper’s picture editor, tells jury about annual picture budget and says he does not know the officials he is charged with conspiring with to commit misconduct in public officeThe picture editor at the Sun has told a jury that...
From: The Guardian | By: Lisa O'Carroll | Friday, November 28, 2014
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All the latest business and financial news, as eurozone inflation falls to 0.3% and unemployment remains stuck at 11.5%Inflation falls againUnemployment total risesEarlier:Oil slump drives ruble down Black Friday scufflesWalmart records second-biggest...
From: The Guardian | By: Graeme Wearden | Friday, November 28, 2014
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• Keane had combined club and international roles this season• ‘It isn’t fair to either Villa or Ireland, so I’ve made this decision’Roy Keane has left his role as Aston Villa assistant manager with immediate effect, the Premier League club...
From: The Guardian | By: Guardian sport | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Rolling coverage of David Cameron’s immigration speech, with reaction and analysis 11.11am GMT Nigel Farage, the Ukip leader, says it would have been nice to have had an apology. Speaking on BBC News, he says even Labour has apologised.It has taken...
From: The Guardian | By: Andrew Sparrow | Friday, November 28, 2014
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The former chief whip lost his rag when confronted by sheer bureaucratic idiocy, but it is politicians who are behind our extravagant security-industrial complexThe toffs are revolting. Tory ex-minister David Mellor finds taxi-drivers intolerable, Labour...
From: The Guardian | By: Simon Jenkins | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Today is Black Friday, busiest shopping day of the year for many. But the mad rush for bargains among thousands of other desperate shoppers can be very hazardous to your health, so here is some scientific advice for staying safe on Black Friday Black...
From: The Guardian | By: Dean Burnett | Friday, November 28, 2014
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If you watched Lionel Messi score a lot of goals and Liverpool concede a lot of goals, you will do well in this week's quiz Continue reading......
From: The Guardian | By: Paul Campbell | Friday, November 28, 2014
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A week after UN resolution against Pyongyang, foreign ministry says ‘extreme racial discrimination acts’ openly practised in USMoscow has already stuck the boot in. Now it’s the turn of Pyongyang. Citing the protests in Ferguson over the police...
From: The Guardian | By: Agence France-Presse in Seoul | Friday, November 28, 2014
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The best of this week’s images from the natural world include one artistic dodo, two cheeky monkeys and whole family of elephants Continue reading......
From: The Guardian | By: Eric Hilaire | Friday, November 28, 2014
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This pint-sized game from Japan cuts city-building into easy, bite-sized chunksIn recent years a trickle of tiny tabletop games from Japan has been making a big splash among western gamers.Seiji Kanai’s Love Letter, for example, packs an addictive...
From: The Guardian | By: Owen Duffy | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Shoppers tell of being jostled and even stripped of their bargains as stores open at midnight offering discountsBlack Friday: where are the best deals?Live updates on Black Friday shopping“I got a Dyson but I don’t even know if I want it. I just...
From: The Guardian | By: Rupert Neate | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Christopher Priest, whose magicians book was adapted by Nolan in 2006, has come out against the director’s superhero blockbusters, labelling them ‘embarrassing’The novelist whose book The Prestige was adapted by Christopher Nolan for a critically...
From: The Guardian | By: Ben Child | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Analysis of 2m online posts found those originating in Europe were more favourable to Isis than those from frontline of conflictViews of Isis in Arabic language social media and news articles Support for Islamic State (Isis) among Arabic-speaking social...
From: The Guardian | By: Shiv Malik | Friday, November 28, 2014
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The eccentric former middleweight says Eubank Jr could seriously hurt Billy Joe Saunders when they meet in London• Boxing interview: Steve Collins Jr“This is the most dangerous young man on the planet,” Chris Eubank says in a typically grand way...
From: The Guardian | By: Donald McRae | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Peter Bradshaw and Andrew Pulver join Xan Brooks to debate the week's new film releases, including Paddington, an adaptation of Michael Bond's children's book, Concerning Violence, a Lauryn Hill-narrated documentary on freeing Africa from its colonial...
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William Shelley, who apparently held ticketed screenings of films featuring the Eagles, Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac and Pink Floyd, is accused of violating copyrightMembers of the Eagles are suing a man who has spent years showing rare bootlegs of...
From: The Guardian | By: Sean Michaels | Friday, November 28, 2014
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• England preparing to face Sri Lanka in ODI on Saturday• ‘Out of respect, we should carry on playing,’ says Cook• England camp devastated by death of HughesEngland captain Alastair Cook insisted the shocking death of Phillip Hughes would not...
From: The Guardian | By: Press Association | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Conflicting reports about whether squadron was holding drills in straits of Dover or just waiting out a stormA squadron of Russian warships has passed through the Channel, Russian media has reported.State-owned Ria Novosti said crews on the vessels from...
From: The Guardian | By: Haroon Siddique and agencies | Friday, November 28, 2014
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• Pranksters Trollstation release video of Thursday night • ‘The question is Emirates stadium or Stamford Bridge?’• Tottenham face Uefa inquiry after pitch invasionsThe internet pranksters behind the pitch invasions which caused Tottenham’s...
From: The Guardian | By: Guardian sport | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, sees stores offering discounts to customers as the Christmas shopping season begins. Many stores open their doors onn the evening of Thanksgiving until 1am, causing people to queue for hours to grab the bargains...
From: The Guardian | By: Spencer Platt/Getty Images | Friday, November 28, 2014
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In an interview with Dazed, the actor says that a woman ‘whipped my legs for ten minutes and then stripped my clothing and proceeded to rape me’ during his silent performance art work #IAMSORRYNews: Shia LaBeouf receiving treatment as part of plea...
From: The Guardian | By: Ben Beaumont-Thomas | Friday, November 28, 2014
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The Australian actor speaks out in support of Watson’s HeForShe campaign, while praising Julia Gillard, Hillary Clinton and Christine Lagarde as role models for womenCate Blanchett has come out in support of Emma Watson’s HeForShe campaign, while...
From: The Guardian | By: Nancy Groves | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Who would like to carry on playing golf in Sydney this weekend? Find out with our hole-by-hole coverageEmail your comments to matt.cleary.casual@guardian.co.ukOr tweet him at @journomatcleary 2.23pm AEST Who’s winning? These dudes:T1 Jordan Spieth...
From: The Guardian | By: Matt Cleary | Friday, November 28, 2014
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• McKinlay had brief spell in charge of Watford this season• Appointment completes Moyes’ coaching staff• ‘Real Sociedad job is biggest challenge of my career’David Moyes has added further Scottish influence to the Real Sociedad coaching...
From: The Guardian | By: Press Association | Friday, November 28, 2014
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The Unicode Consortium, the equivalent of the Académie Française for emojis, is part of a shameful plot to destroy the institution of marriage (just don’t expect to laugh at this piece if you use Chrome; use Firefox instead)The best thing I’ve...
From: The Guardian | By: Eleanor Robertson | Friday, November 28, 2014
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Paolo Bandini previews the Packers-Pats clashEmail tom.lutz@theguardian.com - he’s lonelyTweet him @tom_lutz - he’s still lonelyBucs stadium serves coloured water as tequila 4.14pm ET Because it’s a national holiday and I don’t technically have...
From: The Guardian | By: Tom Lutz | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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New guidance from government hardens language on teaching of social development and is likely to draw criticism from faith schoolsSchools in England will be required by the government to actively promote fundamental British values to their pupils, both...
From: The Guardian | By: Richard Adams, education editor | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Long hours make us ill and ineffective. With greater space and flexibility, people could be more creativeSleep is overrated, according to Harriet Green, the departing chief executive of Thomas Cook, who famously survives on under four hours a night....
From: The Guardian | By: Gaby Hinsliff | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Gaza streets and vehicles are submerged in rain water on Thursday as the region was hit by flooding, triggered by heavy rains. Residents wade through knee-deep water with a bursting sewage system. An estimated 20,000 homes were been destroyed or damaged...
From: The Guardian | By: Guardian Staff | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Ruling in favour of Jamie Cooper-Hohn strengthens UK’s reputation as the world’s divorce capitalThe American wife of a London financier has been awarded more than £337m in what legal experts say is the biggest divorce settlement seen in a British...
From: The Guardian | By: Amelia Hill and agencies | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Prime minister to announce that EU membership is dependent on measure affecting more than 300,000 EU migrants in UKDavid Cameron will deliver the most challenging speech of his premiership on Friday as he tries to restore his shattered credibility on...
From: The Guardian | By: Patrick Wintour and Alan Travis | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A&Es are already swamped, and the cold snap hasn’t arrived yetAt Bradford Royal Infirmary’s A&E department, their usual 350 to 370 patients make a busy day. Several times this month, however, more than 400 patients have turned up in 24 hours,...
From: The Guardian | By: Denis Campbell, health correspondent | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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