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Meningitis Alert

By Christine HoseinParents are being given urgent new advice about recognising signs of a killer disease in children. This follows publication in highly-respected medical journal The Lancet of a study of meningitis by a team of Oxford University doctors. T ...

African Women and Wildlife

Lamide Akinsanya “The women said I could.” That was the claim of the London, UK,  Hoopers photographic gallery owner. Roger Hooper’s voyeuristic exhibits show that he takes pleasure in photographing naked African women in Namibia and ...

Pigs That Glow At Night

Scientists in Taiwan say they have bred three pigs that glow in the dark. They claim that while other researchers have reared partly fluorescent porkers, theirs are the only ones in the world which are green throughout. The amazing swine are transgenic, cr ...

MP Says Don't Call Me 'Black'

Multi-millionaire MP Adam Afriyie has given The-Latest a fascinating insight into the thinking of a national Black British Conservative politician. Afriyie told the website that he would not raise “race issues” in parliament because he refused ...

Health benefits of global warming

  Global warming have dominated the media, and most western government policies, in recent years. The melting of Arctic ice and increasing green house effect, has lead to legislative initiatives such as the controvesial Kyoto agreement.Global war ...

Why Laughter Keeps You Fit

By Christine Hosein Laughter may be as good for us as jogging. American researchers found that there was increased blood flow when participants in a new study watched a movie that made them chuckle. Twenty healthy volunteers in the US took part in th ...

Big Bother

By Gary Roberts What do you get if you put a disgraced entertainer, an outrageous transvestite and a maverick politician under the same roof, inviting the public to watch their every move? Nothing nearly as interesting as it sounds. Channel 4 is hoping not ...

Pete's A Shambles

Danielle Goldstein Chatter fills the air at the top north London music venue Koko. Mediocre support acts Vanlustbader and The Holloways perform before infamous pop group Babyshambles hit the stage. Fronted by Pete Doherty, self confessed heroin addict and ...

Navy's Boozer Blunder

Jemma TippingThere were red faces among Royal Navy top brass after a sensitive document was left in a Portsmouth pub popular with sailors. The dossier, marked "restricted", detailed the planned exact movements of the frigate HMS St Albans in the ...

Who said 'Marriage'?

Apparently it is in the name of equality. The words marriage and wedding are to be removed from register offices in the UK following the introduction of gay civil unions. Staff have been advised to change all signs to ensure equal treatment for homosexual ...

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