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Nelson Mandela, from apartheid fighter to president and unifier | Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Nelson Mandela guided South Africa from the shackles of apartheid to multi-racial democracy, as an icon of peace and reconciliation who came to embody the struggle for justice around the world.<p>Imprisoned for nearly three decades for his fight against white minority rule, …

Kings Of Leon announce huge Milton Keynes Bowl gig

The Tennessee rockers will play tracks from their Number One album 'Mechanical Bull'<p>Kings Of Leon have announced details of a huge UK date to take …

Ski crash study offers verdict on helmets

A head-on ski or snowboard collision at 19mph without a helmet could be fatal, while a 12mph crash is likely to cause a serious head injury, according to new research by the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL).<p>In what is claimed to be the first UK tests to measure the impact of crashes on the …

The Class of 92: trebles all round

How many documentaries can claim to capture the spirit of an era through the reflections of an ex-prime minister – and the story of a Danish goalkeeper scalding his penis on a giant tea urn? Not many. But it is unquestionably true of The Class of 92, the British film that premiered this week in …

Ten delightfully different Christmas markets in Europe

From Alpine summits to the coast of Cornwall, we've tiptoed off the well-trodden Christmas market trail to bring you ten of our European favourites for a festive shop.<p><b>Schloss Hellbrunn</b><b>‏, Austria</b><p>Christmas markets glitter all over Austria come advent, but few are as magical as this one held at …

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Finding the best holiday destinations for sun at the right time is not always straightforward. Tropical weather can be fickle, and there is more to finding the best climate than simply heading south. Looking for winter sun? Some parts of the Caribbean and south-east Asia can be wet or unsettled …

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Autumn Statement 2013: Air tax increase confirmed

<b>Autumn Statement: latest updates</b><p><b>Autumn Statement: Winners and losers</b><p>Travellers flying from Britain will be forced to pay even more in Air Passenger Duty (APD) after the Government confirmed that the tax would rise for the sixth time in as many years.<p>In his <b>Autumn Statement</b> George Osborne, the …