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Manchester attack anniversary: Mass sing-along caps emotional day of tributes to remember city's victims

Manchester has come together to remember the bombing that devastated the city a year ago, with a message of defiance in the face of terror.<p>Leading a ceremony at Manchester Cathedral, the Right Rev David Walker paid tribute to the victims of the suicide bomb detonated at the end of the Ariana Grande …

United Kingdom

This Runner Will Create A 63-Mile Heart Around Manchester To Commemorate The Attack

Nathan is raising money for a charity that helped the wounded.<p>On the first anniversary on the Manchester arena bombing, which took the lives of 22 …

Manchester Bombing

Deadpool 2: the best Easter Eggs and cameos to look out for

Wade's jokes are endless<p><i>Deadpool</i> is back for a second outing – and as with the ultra-referential first film, this new superhero romp is packed with …

Comics

5 Weight Loss Tricks That Actually Work If You’re Trying To Lose Fat

You probably already know what not to do for weight loss (skip breakfast, only eating baby food—really a thing—the list goes on and on), but there …

Fitness

Going to sleep isn’t always easy, even when you’re tired. Here are ways to combat insomnia.

“Good wakefulness and good sleep go hand in hand,” according to cartoonist Ellen Forney. But what happens when you’re battling insomnia? Lack of …

Sleep

What it’s like to attend a flat-Earth convention

At the end of last week, a group of people gathered in Birmingham, England for the first flat-Earth convention held in the UK. Most of the people at the convention attended because they believe in one of the most commonly held conspiracy theories of the modern era: that the Earth is flat.<p>Similar …

Flat Earth Society

5 Anti-Inflammatory Proteins You Should Be Eating For A Faster Metabolism

You <i>can</i> combine better gut health goals with your desire to boost your metabolism for increased energy and maximum fat loss — and it’s easier than you …

Nutrition

'Gene map for depression' sparks hopes of new generation of treatments

A 200-strong team of researchers from across the globe have mapped the genetic variants that increase the risk of depression<p>Scientists have raised hopes for more effective treatments for depression, a condition that affects over 300 million people globally, after mapping out the genetic foundations …

Depression

Zany Drag Race Thailand Werk Room entrances are the best things you'll see today

A shrimp farmer, a coffin salesman, and an art teacher slip into some wigs and panty hose…<p>It might sound like the setup for a joke, but that’s the …

Thailand

Indulge your senses at Banyan Tree Phuket

<b>APPROACHING the four towering banyan trees outside the entrance, you can already feel the enchantment that awaits within the resort.</b>“The resort was …

Phuket

Perfect Place for Vietnamese Coffee with Retro Communist Flair: Cong Caphe

VIETNAM<p>Perfect Place for Vietnamese Coffee with Retro Communist Flair: Cong Caphe<p>32 Comments<p>Vietnam is on your mind?<p>Want to cheer in the morning …

Vietnam

6 destinations in Thailand that prove it’s the ultimate self-care vacation spot

There are only so many stalled commutes, late-night meetings (that run into slotted gym time), and flagged emails you can mentally handle before …

Thailand

Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Will Have You Dreaming of France

Mustard is one of those condiments that can add a lot of easy flavor to your cooking. And two kinds of mustard (grainy and smooth)? Now you're …

Slow Cookers

Trams are great for city transport – why doesn't the UK have more?

The UK used to be covered in trams, with networks in virtually every city and town, but now just eight (or six, depending on what you include) …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie You Should Have Every Morning To Lose Stomach Fat Fast

We love making smoothies! They’re a great way to get fruit, protein, fiber and anti-inflammatory benefits in one pretty glass. If you have a sweet …

Baby wet wipes 'cause food allergy', new study warns

Parents should avoid using infant wipes and thoroughly wash soap off their babies to reduce the risk of childhood food allergies, scientists have warned.<p>Researchers have hailed a “major advance” in understanding what causes the complaints after tests revealed links between skin damage and …

This spicy turmeric lemonade is an Ayurvedic win for all 3 doshas

Even if you’re an Ayurveda pro, tailoring everything you eat and drink to sync with your dosha can be a bit tricky. Finding anything …

There's now even more evidence that one type of protein is best for your body

Chew more nuts, and chomp less red meat.<p>That's the lesson from a new massive, multiyear North American study that found the kind of protein you consume could affect your heart health.<p>The multiyear study, published this week in the International Journal of Epidemiology, looked at more than 81,000 …

Nutrition

Eat your veggies! Cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli might lower heart disease, stroke risk, study finds

If you are one of those people who move the veggies around their plate without taking a bite, sorry about this: Scientists don’t have conclusive …

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Sends Ten More Iridium Satellites to Orbit

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. launched a rocket carrying 10 Iridium Communications Inc. satellites to orbit early Friday, its fifth in a …

Space Exploration

Western allies expel scores of Russian diplomats over Skripal attack

US orders expulsion of 60 officials as succession of EU states announce similar moves<p>More than 20 western allies have ordered the expulsion of dozens of Russian diplomats in response to the nerve agent attack in the UK, in a show of solidarity that represents the biggest concerted blow to Russian …

Russia

Land degradation threatens human wellbeing, major report warns

More than 3.2bn people are already affected and the problem will worsen without rapid action, driving migration and conflict<p>Land degradation is undermining the wellbeing of two-fifths of humanity, raising the risks of migration and conflict, according to the most comprehensive global assessment of …

Geography

'Mock meats are nicotine gum of veganism': your best comments today

Stories provoking interest around the site include a column on non-meat “meat” for non-vegetarians, the “best decade for films” according to one critic and some tear-jerking TV readers are looking forward to on Monday.<p>To join in the conversation you can click on the links in the comments below to …

Pulp Fiction

Yulia Skripal ‘briefly wakes up’ as medics fear she and ex-spy father may suffer brain damage

The poisoned daughter of a former Russian spy reportedly ‘briefly’ woke up after arriving in hospital, however was ‘unable to communicate in any …

It’s OK To Like Smooth Jazz

Smooth jazz is a much-maligned genre – and it doesn’t look like that situation is going to change anytime soon. That’s unfortunate because many of …

27 Healthy Chinese Recipes That Beat Any Takeaway Menu

If there's one thing we know, it's that switching up what we eat and trying out new recipes make eating healthy a whole lot easier. So, instead of …

What you need to do to prepare your body and mind for the clocks going forward

This way, you'll feel awake and energised<p>The clocks are set to go forward on Sunday, March 25 at 1:00 am, meaning longer and lighter days and …

A Wrinkle in Time review: a star performance keeps Ava DuVernay's CGI flight of fancy grounded

<b>Dir: Ava DuVernay. Cast: Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Storm Reid, Chris Pine, Mindy Kaling, Levi Miller, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Peña, Zach Galifianakis. PG cert, 109 mins</b><p>The Disney adventure A Wrinkle in Time has broken a particular glass ceiling: it’s the first time a woman of colour, Ava …

Brexit blue passports will be made by French/Dutch company

We’ve got our borders back, companies are struggling to employ as many of those pesky foreigners are coming to our shores and the all-important, …

International Soccer’s Man of Mystery

LONDON — As a spigot from China gushed staggering amounts of money into Western soccer properties in recent years, fueling billions of dollars in sales, a 26-year-old business executive from Britain seemed to have a seat at many deal tables.<p>The executive, Alexander Jarvis, apparently had contacts …

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