Philip Bell

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Bangladesh building collapse: relatives identify remains

"Fed up," "disenchanted," "not merely a protest vote" - six people say why they gave UKIP what leader Nigel Farage called a "remarkable" result: http://bbc.in/16zuAW8 The EU, global trade, immigration, human rights - do you agree that these are the kind of issues on which the major parties are not listening to voters?

The Genius of Marie Curie - the Woman Who Lit Up the World, BBC Two, review

Jake Wallis Simons is entranced by this highly informative documentary on one our greatest scientists.<p>A headstrong and talented woman is born in an age when women were expected to be housewives and mothers. After a monumental struggle, she achieves global fame and respect; her funeral is …

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Lost in the Multiplex is here to bring you independent reviews of both newly released and classic films. Instead of obsessing over the latest trends …

Should we still care about number one singles?

Fifty years after The Beatles's first number one catapulted them to fame, Alice Vincent and James Lachno debate whether singles matter.<p><b>Alice Vincent: Yes, we should still care</b><p>The days of saving up for a 7” and sitting by the Chart Show on a Sunday night are over. But singles still reign supreme in …

News

Fashion<p>/ Vincent Levy / 23 · 06 · 2017<p>Emporio Armani Smartwatch Campaign with Shawn Mendes<p>Fashion<p>/ Vincent Levy / 02 · 10 · 2017<p>MATCHESFASHION.COM x …

10 essential Nile Rodgers songs: a beginner's guide

From his disco beginnings as co-founder of Chic to his recent collaboration with Daft Punk, here's a very brief trip through super-producer Nile …

Boston bombings: Pro-Tsarnaev posters in Chechnya

<b>Posters expressing support for the man charged with last month's bombings at the Boston Marathon have been put up on walls in Chechnya's capital, Grozny.</b><p>It is not clear who is behind the posters declaring Dzhokhar Tsarnaev "not guilty", which appeared after Russia's May Day celebrations.<p>They show …

Why I can no longer face tutoring the progeny of the rich and aspirational. Working as a private tutor nowadays is a bit like being a confiseur for Marie Antoinette: no matter how much you spin the sugar into a confection about feeding society, you're really just making life sweeter for the rich. And I should know, having taught a predominantly wealthy elite for over a decade. http://gu.com/p/3ft5f/tw?CMP=NECNETTXT766 Photograph: RayArt Graphics/Alamy

Antimatter is that rare thing in fundamental physics: an abstruse concept embraced by popular culture. How does antimatter differ from matter? http://econ.st/109kELL

Debates

Representing the sides<p>Moderator<p>Adam Smith, Assistant community editor, The Economist<p>Adam Smith is the assistant community editor at <i>The Economist</i>. His …

Daily chart: Musicals have odds like venture capital: only one in ten makes money, and two out of ten lose it all. The hits, however, are huge. “Cats” probably made a 3,500% return for its initial investors. “The Phantom of the Opera” has grossed $5.6 billion worldwide. View today’s chart on high grossing musicals http://econ.st/107wZyU

Local Elections: Labour Gains Are Not Enough, Experts Say

Labour's gains in the local elections are "nowhere near" what was expected of the party, one of the nation's leading election gurus has said.<p>Ed …

Ukip Local Elections 2013 Gains Marks High Point In A Turbulent History Of Nigel Farage's Party

As the results of the 2013 local elections come in one thing is clear; Ukip are going to have to be taken seriously.<p>The party of "clowns and …