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Doctor who delivered Prince George is knighted by Prince William

Sir Marcus Setchell, the Queen's former gynaecologist, was dubbed a Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (RVO) by the Duke of Cambridge<p>Sir Marcus Setchell, the Queen's former gynaecologist, described helping to bring <b>Prince George</b>into the world as a "lovely experience" as he was knighted …

The £20m Fabergé egg that was almost sold for scrap

A scrap metal dealer bought an ornament to be melted down for its gold - until he read a Telegraph article revealing it to be a £20 million Fabergé egg<p>A scrap metal dealer who bought an ornament from a bric-a-brac market to be melted down for its gold discovered it is a £20 million Fabergé egg …

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Man texts Gumtree fraud entire works of Shakespeare

A man ripped off by a Gumtree seller has sought his revenge by texting the fraudster the entire works of Shakespeare<p>A graphic designer who was ripped off by an internet seller got his revenge by texting him the entire works of Shakespeare.<p>Edd Joseph, 24, was furious when he bought a PS3 games …

Social porn: why people are sharing their sex lives online

From PornTube to Pinsex to Pornostagram, sex websites are following the lead of social networks, allowing users to like, share, repost and comment on each other's pornography<p>• The Urban Dictionary guide to sex<p>In his 2008 book, Click, online behaviour expert Bill Tancer declared that social media …

Google takes consumers' wrists to next frontier with Android watch | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Voice-controlled smartwatches that track heart rates and connect to phones and tablets will debut later this year as Google Inc partners with electronics, technology and fashion companies to take consumers to the next promised frontier in computing.<p>A Moto 360 smartwatch is …

Sony unveils prototype virtual reality headset for Playstation | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Sony Corp unveiled a prototype for a new virtual reality headset accessory for its Playstation 4 games console on Tuesday at the annual Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, as it bids to further acceptance of the concept.<p>A logo of Sony Corp is seen outside its …

Why Goldman Sachs is the new Glastonbury

Rather than take drugs and get drunk, today’s teenagers want to work hard and get on<p>A 14-year-old boy called Aaron Parfitt was sent home from school last week after organising a mass walkout of pupils over a lack of homework. He’d become disillusioned after failing a maths exam.<p>To my parents’ …

Sony Project Morpheus: Virtual-Reality Headset Will Take Gamers 'Into' The Screen

Sony has unveiled 'Project Morpheus', its new virtual reality headset.<p>The device is designed to take gamers directly into the action and provide a …

Google Chromecast UK Release Date: £30 Dongle Out Now

Google has launched its Chromecast TV dongle in the UK.<p>Chromecast is a cheap and easy way to send pictures and video from your mobile device to your …

Android Wear: LG G Watch And Moto 360 Features And Release Date

Google has unveiled its first wearable version of Android - and now we have the details of two of the first products to be released under the program.<p>…

Budget 2014: do you feel better off than a year ago?

George Osborne will set out his budget for the forthcoming year on Wednesday. Along with tax cuts, giveaways and warnings of further austerity, he will try to convince voters that the economy is heading in the right direction. He will also seek to reassure them that the recovery will benefit all …

Things you wanted to know about trans people and were rude enough to ask

I would predict that every trans person who has ever come out has been asked a variation on the question, "But what was your old name?" Or the ruder version, "But what's your real name?" Or the slightly bizarre, "But what was your birth name?" I'd like to know how many of us are born with names.<p>The …

UK police in Madeleine McCann case probe new intruder link | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British detectives investigating the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann said they were looking for a man suspected of carrying out a series of sexual assaults on young girls staying in Portuguese holiday villas between 2004 and 2010.<p>Kate and Gerry McCann pose with a computer …