Martin Abbott’s sordid pier past

Martin Abbott’s sordid pier past

Art is not always straightforward. It is perhaps a mistake to treat it as such – it frequently demands you relinquish some of your preconceptions and consider it more as a series of ideas….

Deals of the week: security software firms

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Deals of the week: security software firms

It’s a simple question that takes little time to answer: should security software company iSight Security have an exit strategy? Over the past two years, the San Mateo-based firm has increasingly displayed the potential…

Brexit tourism: Is the UK in trouble?

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Brexit tourism: Is the UK in trouble?

BBC Breaking News BBC News’ Peter Biles met a little girl who was made a princess of the sea One in six people in the UK won’t go to seaside resorts this summer. That…

The 9 reasons we don’t vote for Meryl Streep

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The 9 reasons we don’t vote for Meryl Streep

Some of you might have noticed in this morning’s papers that the Times, the New York Times, did not nominate Meryl Streep in the running for the Screen Actors Guild lifetime achievement award. It’s…

Former South Korean military ruler Chun Doo-hwan dies

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Former South Korean military ruler Chun Doo-hwan dies

Written by By Staff Writer (CNN) — Former South Korean military dictator Chun Doo-hwan has died, a government spokesman said Wednesday. He was 90. Chun was ousted in the 1997-98 “shock” democratic uprising. He…

Copenhagen's futuristic Metro station

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Copenhagen’s futuristic Metro station

Image copyright Dansk MNO On the edge of Copenhagen’s harbour, leading off into the city’s city centre, sits the new, wafer-thin Metro. In it, commuters will be able to ride elevated trains using overhead…