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Pyongyang denies that it is manufacturing anything other than pesticides at the Pyongyang Bio-technical Institute, recently visited by Kim Jong-un
Physicists had theorised the existence of the pentaquark since the 1960s and now it has been discovered by the Large Hadron Collider
A new kind of particle, called the pentaquark, was discovered by scientists at the Large Hadron Collider yesterday.
Physicists had theorised the existence of the …Particle Accelerators
In the middle of January, Berlin history buffs and GDR junkies were suddenly abuzz with curious excitement about the re-opening of Erich Mielke's office.
Smack dab in the middle of a complex of grey and scary buildings so large they make your neck ache and your head spin, lies the desk, shredder, …German History
New HMRC powers to seize money from bank accounts flout principles of property ownership and the right to a fair trial, a respected barrister warns
George Osborne's decision to allow tax inspectors to raid people's personal bank accounts "flies in the face" of Magna Carta, Francis Hoar, a senior …Magna Carta
When Vladimir Putin spends time in the German capital, a detour to Fuggerstraße in the Schöneberg district of Berlin is a must. There are many restaurants, bars and cafés there, and rainbow flags fly in the wind.
It is home to the Café des Artistes, one of the Russian president’s favourite …Russia
The shredder (not pictured), was used to recycle items for fuel (Picture: Getty)A father who was killed in an industrial shredder had to be …DNA
Postwar Greece never established welfare systems or open institutions - now it's paying the price
Why is Greece so different and why does the government of Alexis Tsipras send such mixed messages towards Europe? Many people believe that the origins of Greece’s problems lie in its four-century …Greece
Kim Jong-un is very careful about what he eats (Pic:.KCNA/AFP/Getty Images)Tyrant dictators can’t be too careful.Now reports coming from North Korea …Kim Jong-un
Syriza’s rabble rousers have woken up to reality – now it’s time for the British Left to do the same
The rock star revolutionaries of Greece spent months winding up their febrile population with uncompromising oratory, denunciation of their infamous creditors and bloodcurdling threats to the …Greece
More than 11,000 cases of so-called honour crime were recorded by UK police forces from 2010-14, new figures show.
The Iranian and Kurdish Women's Rights Organisation, which obtained the data, called for a national strategy for police, courts and schools to follow.
The crimes are usually aimed at …United Kingdom
Less than a week after they celebrated their rejection of a harsh austerity plan, many Greeks are struggling to understand why Alexis Tsipras is signing up to even deeper spending cuts
Less than a week after they triumphantly gave international creditors a bloody nose by rejecting a harsh austerity …Greece
Goldman Sachs faces the prospect of potential legal action from Greece over the complex financial deals in 2001 that many blame for its subsequent …Greece
Best case scenario? The EU will undergo years of painful convulsions, precipitating a new treaty that imposes greater centralisation and restrictions on the fiscal independence of nation states
Whether Greece votes to back or reject austerity on Sunday, the euro in its current form is dead, and …Greece
• Researcher was part of secretive country's chemical weapons programme•
Fled North Korea with storage device carrying evidence of human testing•
Set to …
Mrs Mugabe is working closely with Mr Mugabe’s two deputies and says they take notes listening to her - is this the start of her push for power when her husband dies or retires?
President Robert Mugabe’s wife has “staked her claim” to power by presenting herself as a wise adviser to Zimbabwe’s …
Greece is in a state of economic and financial crisis that's dominated global headlines this week, but the real roots of the crisis lie over a decade …Europe
They say you have to be nearly 60 to have voted in the 1975 referendum. I voted in that referendum. I was 12. My mum had forgotten her glasses. We were a Labour household and as we left the polling station she said, ‘You did vote “in”, like Harold Wilson suggested?’ ‘No,’ I replied, ‘I’m with Tony …Common Sense
Ku Klux Klan to host pro-Confederate flag rally, says Dylann Roof ‘was heading in the right direction’
The North Carolina chapter of the Ku Klux Klan will hold a rally at Charleston South Carolina’s Statehouse next month to protest efforts to remove …
Israeli Counter Terrorism Bureau Warned Against Travel To Tunisia In May, British Foreign Office Still Doesn't
The Israeli Counter-Terrorism Bureau (CTB), a wing of the Prime Minister’s National Security Council, was advising Israelis not to travel to Tunisia …
UK Immigration Minister James Brokenshire has said the "National Barrier Asset" will be deployed to the French end of the Eurotunnel to prevent illegal immigration. What is the "asset"?
The National Barrier Asset (NBA) is a collection of temporary security barriers established in 2004 to provide …United Kingdom
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It takes 38 minutes to fall through the centre of the Earth: Journey is four minutes faster than previously thought when density is taken into account
A student from McGill University in Canada published new time estimate. It examines the hypothetical scenario of falling through Earth (stock images …Earth Science
Nigel Farage draws his support from financially struggling white people who have completely lost faith in the political system. They're anxious about the future, angry about inequality, and they will still be here after May 7
Ukip has achieved remarkable things. Last year, at the European Parliament …
Last week Dominic Sellwood argued that archaeologists cannot be sure the skeleton in the Leicester car park really is Richard III. Professor Lin Foxhall from the University of Leicester says she is pretty certain they have the right man
Is Leicester Cathedral re-burying the right body this week? …
The grave of Cecil Rhodes in Zimbabwe could be dug up amid anti-colonial protests in South Africa
The grave of Cecil Rhodes in Zimbabwe could be dug up after anti-colonial protests.
Rhodes is buried at a site he chose, known as World's View, in the Matopos Hills, half-an-hour's drive south of …
Villa of Mysteries, which was destroyed in AD 79 by an eruption of Mount Vesuvius in Pompeii, is a Unesco World Heritage Site and its neglect left Italy at risk of losing EU funding
Italy unveiled the restored crown jewel of the ancient city of Pompeii on Friday, showing off a rare success story as …
In the ninth and last exclusive extract from his new book, The Purple Revolution, the Ukip leader reveals his kinship with a leading member of the Republican Right
The by-election in Newark in June 2014 was triggered when Patrick Mercer, the Conservative MP, stood down after he was exposed for not …
Ukip leader calls for electoral reform after research suggests the party could take between 10 and 15 per cent of votes at the election but win just half a dozen seats
Nigel Farage has called for the "bankrupt" first past the post electoral system to be scrapped after new research found the UK …
Tendai Musasa says he may even throw in a crocodile to show his gratitude for Mr Mugabe, whose regime helped him take control of a previously white-owned Victoria Falls game conservancy
A Zimbabwean game farm owner who has pledged two elephants, two buffalo, two sable antelopes and five impalas for …
• 51% would vote to leave, while 49% of people would choose to stay•
41% of people think that the EU is generally a good thing for the UK•
Norway's Europe …