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Revealed: London's most extreme postcodes

Last month, we asked 10,000 Londoners about their lives and how they rated their neighbourhoods. Below, discover the London locations that scooped …

21 Inspiring Quotes That Will Motivate Your Adventurous Pursuits

There’s something about quotes that we all find irresistible. Maybe it’s that they tend to come from ordinary people who have gone on to do …

20+ Photos Of Lovers Around The World, Guaranteed To Inspire Wanderlust

4,000 photographers from 40 different countries submitted to the Best of the Best Destination Photography Contest.<p>The destination contest accepted …

5 Shortcuts To Bonding Deeply With a Romantic Partner

How do you get to crazy love — or get crazy love back when it’s gone away?<p>Forget the silly relationship books, let’s look at the real science and get …

Infographic: The Avoidable Crisis of Maternal Death

This MSF infographic explores maternal death, an urgent—and avoidable—crisis.<p>Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) makes it a …

Friday from Hell | Doctors without borders

Finally Sunday has arrived…. It has been months since I have written a blog post. Not that there hasn’t been anything noteworthy to write about, but …

Urgent Delivery?Maternal Death: The Avoidable Crisis

Special Report<p>Download Report [713 KB]<p>Every day, approximately 1,000 women die in childbirth or from a pregnancy-related complication. Maternal death …

"I Feel So Happy I Have Saved Lives": Battling Maternal Mortality in Sierra Leone

<b>MSF delivered 2,262 babies at Gondoma Referral Center in 2011—many of them would have died if they had not received medical care. As a result, the</b> …

How Midwives Have Become Critical In War Zones

In a conflict zone, getting the basics — food, water, shelter — is a constant challenge. And it likely involves being on the move.<p>Now imagine pregnancy. There might not be a functioning medical facility for miles. And the environment makes the woman and her baby more susceptible to …

Displaced and Delivering

Estrella has been pregnant and living in a camp for displaced people in Bangui, the capital of Central African Republic, since violence drove her …

What It's Like to Be an OB/GYN in Sierra Leone: An Interview

Each day, around 800 women across the globe die because of complications during pregnancy or childbirth. Doctors Without Borders, the international …

Obama to be met by 5,000 naked prosters against his pro-gay marriage stance when in Kenya

Barack Obama could be met by the eye-popping sight of some 5,000 nude male and female protesters when he arrives in the land of his forefathers Kenya …

Beautiful Women’s Wares From Ethiopia

One of my favorite things about visiting Africa is knowing I will come home with some gorgeous wares and jewelry. Without fail, my most-loved jewelry …

Romance Readers' Literary Tattoos - Smart Bitches, Trashy Books

I love literary tattoos and can spend a LOT of time looking at the (now defunct) Contrariwise gallery of tattoos, the collections on Pinterest or …

Body Art

Frugal wedding ideas: how to afford the day of your dreams!

Frugal wedding ideas: you <i>can</i> afford the day of your dreams!<p><i>Photo by Chilston Park Wedding Photographer</i><p>The average cost of a wedding in the United …

The 45 Best Sex Positions Every Couple Should Try

If your bedroom routine is getting a little too predictable, here are a few ways to spice things up. You can thank us in the morning.<p>Most couples aren't very adventurous in the bedroom. When it comes time to get down in between the sheets, few are bold enough to venture away from traditional …

Washing Machines

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HugeDomains.com - Sutbeat.com is for sale (Sutbeat)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

5 ways to dress according to your haircut

Did you just chop your locks off and are worried that the leap of faith might turn against you? It's time you forget about bygones and own the new …

Hair

Kenya's coast reopens as travel warning lifted

Travel restrictions have been lifted from Mombasa, Kenya, and the adjacent coast, from Watamu to the border with Tanzania. The Foreign Office had previously advised against all but essential travel to the area.<p>The move was welcomed by Kenya’s tourism board. “While the south coast has always …

22 amazing rooftop bars in London

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Oreo Cake Pops

We can all thank the lovely and talented Bakerella for placing the spotlight on cake pops. After one of her beautifully decorated cake pop pictures went viral in 2008, she then appeared on the <i>Martha Stewart Show</i>, further catapulting cake pops into culinary trend history. Though cake pops would …

2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

Welcome to Walter's World. We think you'll like it here.<p>We just sat right-seat while rally legend Walter Röhrl drove the new Porsche 911 GT3 RS on the diabolical Bilster Berg racetrack in northern Germany. The lean and lanky Röhrl, now in his late 60s, completes two deceptively fast laps with such …

Your stories on childbirth and maternal healthcare around the world

While progress has been made on ensuring that more women survive childbirth, basic maternal healthcare remains out of reach for millions of women. Around 800 women die each day from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.<p>As the UN prepares to phase out its millennium development …

Pregnancy

Corruption has created more gaps in Kenya’s security than Swiss cheese has holes – analyst

KENYAN President Uhuru Kenyatta’s push to fight corruption, which forced five ministers to leave their posts pending a probe, may be backfiring.<p>Less …

2015 Nairobi Auto Festival Highlights

The first annual Nairobi Auto Festival set new motor show standards in East Africa this past weekend after gathering the region’s finest cars and a …

Empty promises mean African mothers are dying of preventable diseases

At a dispensary in Nyaluoyo village in western Kenya, there is just one midwife on duty. There are three women in labour, about 40 children waiting to be vaccinated, and another 15 people with other ailments.<p>It is 3pm and the lone midwife has yet to take lunch. She does not earn enough to buy …

Africa