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Turkey’s best beaches: readers' travel tips

Idyllic beaches with nesting turtles, beautiful ancient ruins and boat trips to remote coves all feature in our readers’ tips on the best beaches in Turkey<br>• Enter next week’s competition to win a £200 voucher<p>Nestled in a valley, overlooked by the ruins of Olympos (Tahtalı Dağı), lies one of the …

Islamic State is the cancer of modern capitalism

Debate about the origins of the Islamic State (IS) has largely oscillated between two extreme perspectives. One blames the West. IS is nothing more …

Monsanto earnings fall 34% after a year of global protests

Monsanto said Wednesday its earnings fell 34% in its first fiscal quarter, as South American farmers cut back on planting corn, reducing demand for the company’s biotech-enhanced seeds.<p>US farmers harvested record crops of soybeans and corn last year, sending prices on those food staples to their …

Agriculture

‘CIA killed prisoners, made it look like suicide’ – Guantanamo guard

A former Guantanamo Bay prison guard and Marine explained in details what makes him believe three problematic detainees were killed at CIA black site …

Hidden Android Secret Codes & Their Usage

<i>Image Source: Google Images</i><p>Android is one of the best and most widely used mobile OSes on cell phones today. Founded by Andy Rubin, Rich Miner, Nick …

Great Blue Hole off Belize yields new clues to fall of Mayan civilisation

Research supports theory that drought and climate conditions reduced Mayans from a regional power to survivors abandoning cities to virtual extinction<p>A massive underwater sinkhole surrounded by reefs, caves and sharks has provided archaeologists with clues in the mystery of the fall of the Mayan …

Belize

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

Magna Carta – 800 years on

Nelson Mandela appealed to it; the US founding fathers drew on it; Charles I’s opponents cherished it. David Carpenter considers the huge significance of the 13th-century document that asserted a fundamental principle – the rule of law<p>This year, 2015, is the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta. It was …

carta

Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can't explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you appear to buy them from. This is all about leveraging foreign currencies and points-of-sale to your advantage.<p>For reasons I never quite understood, every time I …

DETEKT – THE ANTI-GOVERNMENT SPYWARE REMOVAL TOOL

People from Amnesty International, Digitale Gesellschaft, Electronic Foundation & Privacy International have created a program that is able to detect …

Rectal rehydration and waterboarding: the CIA torture report's grisliest findings

The full horror of the CIA interrogation and detention programmes launched in the wake of the September 11 terror attack was laid bare in the long-awaited Senate report released on Tuesday.<p>While parts of the programme had been known – and much more will never be revealed – the catalogue of abuse is …

The "W" in Wu-Tang: A Conversation with RZA

As the architect of sorts behind arguably the world’s most influential rap group, RZA has<p>As the architect of sorts behind arguably the world’s most influential rap group, RZA has particular need to introduce his resumé. His thorough knowledge of vintage records is a dizzying addendum of fragments …

Bamford Watch Department Rolex Yacht-Master II

Originally introduced by Rolex in 2010, the second generation Yacht-Master II receives a Bamford<p>Originally introduced by Rolex in 2010, the second generation Yacht-Master II receives a Bamford Watch Department reproduce as the first luxury watch customization house to offer this timepiece to the …

Bolivia declares Israel ‘terrorist state’, scraps visa exemption agreement

Bolivia has declared Israel to be a “terrorist state” and renounced a visa exemption agreement with the country in protest over the ongoing Israeli …

‘Shot in the heart’: Israeli army kills 13yo Palestinian boy

A Palestinian boy was shot in the chest point-blank and later died amid a confrontation between Israeli forces and stone-throwing youths in a village …

Wujin Lotus Centre in China

Teams from Studio505 imagined in the heart of Wujin, the southern district of Changzhou in China this impressive building in the form of lotus …

Edward Snowden’s Privacy Tips: “Get Rid Of Dropbox,” Avoid Facebook And Google

According to Edward Snowden, people who care about their privacy should stay away from popular consumer Internet services like Dropbox, Facebook, and Google.<p>Snowden conducted a remote interview today as part of the New Yorker Festival, where he was asked a couple of variants on the question of what …

‘Core secrets’ exposed: NSA used undercover agents in foreign companies

To infiltrate foreign networks and gain access to sensitive systems, the NSA has been using the tactics of “physical subversion” – deploying …

Decades-old CIA crack-cocaine scandal gains new momentum

​Nearly two decades after a US reporter was humiliated for connecting the CIA to a drug-trafficking trade that funded the Nicaraguan Contras, …

Russell Brand: ‘I want to address the alienation and despair’

Photograph: Rex<p>Brand at an anti-austerity protest in June.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/10/8/1412763207471/8a7e3a1b-cd5b-4f76-9994-f1a89770f6a3-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Rex<p>Brand at an anti-austerity protest in …

EE, Vodafone and Three give police mobile call records at click of a mouse

Three of the UK’s four big mobile phone networks have made customers’ call records available at the click of a mouse to police forces through automated systems, a Guardian investigation has revealed.<p>EE, Vodafone and Three operate automated systems that hand over customer data “like a cash machine”, …

Super-hungry black hole gobbles star at rate previously thought impossible

An “ultraluminous” black hole P13 in a remote galaxy is consuming a gas cloud belonging to a neighboring star about ten times faster than scientists …

Government challenged over military exports to Israel

The government has been taken to court by campaigners who say it failed to suspend or revoke export licences approving the sale of military equipment to Israel.<p>The law firm Leigh Day, representing the Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT), has written to the business department saying the failure by …

So many recruiting sergeants involved in the rise of Isis

You are correct to point out that the trips of British citizens to support rebel fighters in Syria were “in keeping with Britain’s official anti-Assad policy at the time” (Not all enemies of the state, 4 October). By presenting a simplistic Manichean narrative of good democrats fighting evil …

A guide to beard maintenance

It's a tricky business, growing a beard. From combating the early-adopter itch to knowing when and how best to prune it, facial hair demands more …

Men's Fashion

NASA astronaut shares stunning time-lapse videos of polar aurora

NASA flight engineer Reid Wiseman has published jaw-dropping time-lapse videos of the polar aurora, as seen from the International Space Station …

Thatcher was to call Labour and miners ‘enemy within’ in abandoned speech

The 1984 Brighton bomb forced Margaret Thatcher to tear up what would have been the most divisive speech of her premiership, in which she planned to accuse not only militant miners but the entire Labour party of being “the enemy within” and part of an “insurrection” against democracy.<p>Thatcher’s …

Your nose knows death is imminent | Mo Costandi

Losing the sense of smell predicts death within five years, according to new research<p>Until as recently as 1987, British coal pits employed caged canaries as sentinels that alerted miners to the presence of poisonous gases. Being more sensitive to them than we are, the birds would get distressed …

Cassetteboy - Cameron's Conference Rap