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The writers Russians don't read – and you should

A new survey has found that living writers are not much favoured in Putin’s Russia, and there are many reasons why, but readers are missing out<p>Asked to name their country’s greatest writers in a new survey, Russians stick with the classics. The Levada Center’s survey of 1,600 Russians is topped, …

Summer reading: 76 books to pack for your holiday

History<p><b>West of Eden by Jean Stein</b><br>A selective, sly history of studio-era Hollywood by a film mogul’s daughter. One of the best books ever written about the movies. Jonathan Cape, £20<p><b>The Romanovs by Simon Sebag Montefiore </b>“It was hard to be a tsar,” Montefiore writes at the beginning of this joyful …

Behind The Scenes Of ANA Flight Attendant Training

Japanese hospitality is arguably the most distinctive in the world, and it’s hard not to fall in love with the people. Japan is one of the few …

Devon Davis’ life alone, in prison and outside

Devon Davis lingered at the front door. Inside, members of his family waited for their first look at him in almost three years.<p>Davis was nervous, …

Multiple Sclerosis could be reversed with calorie-restricted diet, study suggests

A calorie-restricted diet which mimics the effects of fasting may reverse the symptoms of multiple sclerosis and help repair the damage caused by the disease.<p>Scientists are so excited about the finding that they are moving to large human trials and are already recommending it for very ill patients …

My Destructive Dependency on Migraine Drugs

And how I finally regained control.<p>I.<p>I am faking work. It is a Monday afternoon in March of 2015, and I am sitting in my cubicle under a flickering fluorescent light. Checking Twitter. That's part of my job…right? I'm a journalist; I need to be on top of the news. I scan the page, but I'm not …

Teachers do not have time to learn about research evidence, studies find

Lack of time, insufficient interest and minimal support from <b>senior leadership teams</b> all stop teachers from implementing academic research in the …