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Sexcereal and the foods promising to improve your libido

Brogurt, guyliner and mantyhose – how the supermarkets are manning up to appeal to the guys Advertisements

Wicked? Homophobic wizards, gay witches and the fight for acceptance in the Wicca community

Homophobia has become a prominent issue for witchcraft as it moves into the 21st century. I spoke to some purveyors of the dark arts to find out what’s going on… Continue reading

Children’s well being improves

THE welfare of children in the UK has improved in a number of areas in recent years – yet it lags behind that of most of its European neighbours, a new report from UNICEF suggests.

Indian men wear skirts to halt violence against women

Twenty five Indian men wore skirts on Saturday to raise awareness for the campaign opposing violence against women.

Swedish surround-sound coffin puts the life back into death

A Swedish designer has created a surround-sound coffin linked to a music playlist that can be updated by the living.

Asteroid incoming! A cosmic close shave

A 300 metre wide asteroid with the potential to strike earth in 2036 will fly overhead this evening.

Getting a grip: wrinkled fingers

Wrinkled wet fingers belong in the bigger evolutionary picture, scientists reveal.

Blue plaques hit a brick wall

They embody a city oozing with history, yet the blue plaques that commemorate the birthplaces, homes and landmarks of London’s great and good face an uncertain future.

Dame Kelly Holmes drops into Tooley Street’s Stress Exchange

Dame Kelly Holmes this week visited the Stress Exchange in Tooley Street to lend her support to the salon’s charity fundraising efforts.

Rae Boocock, 24. An aspiring journalist. Loves: interviewing, writing, reporting, reading, current affairs, culture, travel, food and feminism.