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Liz Truss’s strange and chilling desire to ‘channel the spirit of Don Revie

At Conservative party hustings in Leeds six weeks ago, Liz Truss declared she wanted to “channel the spirit of Don Revie”. Which suggests she wasn’t entirely familiar with his experience

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Building momentum against Parkinson’s

A team led by researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School has taken a step toward solving a central mystery of Parkinson’s disease: What is the normal

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Russia’s Sberbank begins lending in Chinese yuan, bank official says

Russia’s largest lender, Sberbank (SBER.MM), on Tuesday said it had started lending in Chinese yuan, as Moscow looks to develop its financial infrastructure in countries that have not imposed sanctions

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The Sims 4’s latest Kit DLCs bring kids’ fashion and desert-inspired furnishings

Just over a month after the launch of The Sims 4’s High School Years expansion, EA has announced another round of bite-sized Kit DLC releases, this time with a focus

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How this Liverpool Plains community rallied to defeat Shenhua Watermark open-cut coal mine

As he stands on Gamilaraay and Red Chief land, Gomeroi man Mitchum Neave speaks about the promise he broke 14 years ago. “When I grew up, my elders told me

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