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North Korean defector riddled with parasites
A North Korean soldier who defected to the South was infected with dozens of parasites, doctors have said.
Twitter gritter contest for sub zero heroes
When Doncaster Council sent out a tweet earlier this month asking people to help name its two new gritters, it may not have expected more than 40,000 votes.
Forest fears as tree-planting hits 46-year low
Britain's ancient woodlands are under threat as the rate of tree planting fails to keep up with the number being ripped up by developers.
Andy Murray splits from coach Lendl - again
Andy Murray has split from his coach Ivan Lendl for the second time.

 


Entertainment News

Men must be accountable over harassment - Affleck
Ben Affleck has called on men to "hold themselves accountable" as Hollywood stars continue to face sexual misconduct allegations.
Blade Runner director 'must not fear' Dune
Denis Villeneuve is one of the best filmmakers of our generation, but rebooting sci-fi classics can prove a treacherous task.
Clooney returning to TV - two decades after ER
George Clooney is returning to television, nearly two decades since his last appearance on the hit medical drama ER.
Donald Trump gets Spitting Image treatment
Donald Trump is to get the Spitting Image treatment in a potential reboot of the show in the US.

 


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