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Party conferences can seem a contradiction in terms. Not much conferring appears to go on and the parties tend to be rubbish. http://bbc.in/1ebDAV8 But that does not mean they do not matter, says the BBC's deputy political editor, James Landale, in his guide to the conference season.

There are so many abductions across Nigeria nowadays that they rarely get into the news. During the first half of 2013, the country had the most kidnap attempts in the world, accounting for 26% of all such recorded incidents. Mexico was second with 10%, and Pakistan third with 7%, reckons NYA International, a London-based firm that gathers intelligence on crime http://econ.st/1aFnvGN

Homework Motivation

Ah, homework. It’s the bridge between home and school. Homework is a tool teachers use to reinforce what students learned during the day and to …

The Fastest Supergrain Recipes for Busy Cooks

We never knew quinoa or farro—plus three more healthy grains—could taste so good (or cook in 30 minutes or less!).<p>An Italian Main Course That Isn't …

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Why so cheerful Ed Miliband? You've nothing to smile about

Most Labour voters are dissatisfied with him, he’s alienated old union allies, and some in his shadow cabinet admit he’s struggling. Iain Martin examines the problems facing Ed Miliband<p>The veteran Conservative minister – someone who has seen a lot of party leaders come and go – was deeply worried …

Say HELLO! to Wrecking Ball singer Miley Cyrus

<p>As <b>Miley Cyrus</b>' new single <i>Wrecking Ball</i> continues to make headlines, <b>HELLO! Online</b> gives you ten facts about Disney's most successful star...<p><b>1.</b> Miley …

Kate Middleton dazzles during her first post-baby appearance

"Catherine and I very much hope to introduce George to east Africa – a place we know and love – in the fullness of time," added the Prince.<p>Dressed in …

Inside Gwyneth Paltrow's star-studded garden party

<p><b>Gwyneth Paltrow</b> certainly knows how to throw a party.<p>The <i>Iron Man</i> actress showed off her hosting skills in a summer garden celebration that paid …

Prince William opens up about his wishes for 'dear George'

<p><b>Prince William</b> opened up about how becoming a father to <b>Prince George</b> has influenced his hopes for the future in the speech he gave at the <b>Tusk</b> …

Musical Robots Take The Stage For Harmony, Not Domination

Robots aren't taking over the planet yet, but they are doing jobs in more and more places: hospitals and offices, movie sets and battlefields. They're making a mark in the world of music, as well.<p>When it comes to heavy metal, one group has claimed the title of "the world's heaviest metal band." The …

The big data Wild West: The good, the bad and the ugly

Big data has reached a critical stage. The market is poised to grow to more than $50 billion by 2017, but more than 55 percent of big data projects …

Of editors and algorithms: Evan Williams on the future of media and Medium’s role in it

Ever since Medium arrived on the scene a little over a year ago, created by former Twitter CEO Evan Williams and his partner Biz Stone at Obvious …

Silicon Valley Luminaries Got Grilled On The NSA At Disrupt, Here’s How They Responded

On Monday, TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington wrote that he would press the CEOs, VCs, and other Silicon Valley leaders who he was interviewing at TechCrunch Disrupt about the NSA scandal.<p>“I’m scared of our government and I’m disgusted by what little Silicon Valley has done to fight it,” …