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British historian Catherine Hall rejects £225,000 Israeli award for 'political' reasons

A prominent British historian has rejected an Israeli academic prize worth hundreds of thousands of pounds after engaging in “many discussions” about …

9 Iconic Sneakers That Will Never Go Out of Style

They're legends for a reason.<p>The sneaker world sees new styles drop on a daily basis, most of which find themselves headed for the great sneaker scrapheap in the sky after a season (at best) in the spotlight. But there are exceptions—those rare few designs that have withstood the test of time and …

Watership Down: Teenage boys don’t read books about bunnies – do they?

When Will McIntosh was 14 years old, his mum brought him a book with rabbits on the front cover to read on holiday. He was less than keen… but then his head exploded. These weren’t rabbits who drank tea and lived in cozy cottages!<p>During my fourteenth summer, my mom bought me a book to read on our …

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Cheap, healthy and oh so tasty: the best kushari in Cairo

This spicy mixture of rice, lentils and pasta started as filling food for the poor - but is now Egypt’s national dish<p>My wife and I are avid scuba divers and on our latest trip, to Sharm el-Sheikh on the Red Sea, our flight booking meant a stopover in Cairo. As I always do when staying in hotels, I …

A London startup CEO explains the way she steals top employees from companies like Bloomberg

Melissa Morris is the cofounder and CEO of Network Locum, which provides a platform to help self-employed locum doctors find work at GP practices and to help GP practices find cover when they need it.<p>"This is what I'm doing to take your talented people," she told an audience of employees from firms …

Ten-foot wide South London house on the market for £800,000

The property in East Dulwich is less than double the width of a large people carrier but boasts two bedrooms along with a contemporary bathroom, plenty of reception room, a modern kitchen and a large garden at the rear<p>A 10ft-wide home is on the market for an eye-watering £800,000.<p>The property in …

The On-Demand Roadside Assistance Service Building Its Empire From India

With humble beginnings in Pittsburgh, on-demand road assistance service provider RoadZen has taken to India to launch its empire, in an unusual twist of reverse colonization – startups usually prefer to launch in their home country.<p>Starting in the U.S. in early 2015, RoadZen CEO Rohan Malhotra, an …