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Twilight author Stephenie Meyer still doesn't believe the phenomenon

Twilight author Stephenie Meyer still doesn't believe the phenomenon

12 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

With four novels and movie adaptations featuring Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, it's safe to say Twilight is a pop culture phenomenon.
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NASA ridiculed for dropping 'Eskimo Nebula' and 'Siamese Twins Galaxy' nicknames

NASA ridiculed for dropping 'Eskimo Nebula' and 'Siamese Twins Galaxy' nicknames

30 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

NASA has been accused of bowing to 'woke culture' after it announced this week that it will no longer use the terms 'Eskimo Nebula' and 'Siamese Twins Galaxy' to describe...
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Papicha review - female friendship and resistance in 90s Algeria

50 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Fashion is a form of protest in this shimmering semi-autobiographical tale following a design student and friends during the country's civil war For Nedjma , fashion is...
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On my radar: Sara Pascoe's cultural highlights

50 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

The comedian and author on a gripping true crime podcast, the racism locked in to America's prison system, and falling for a fictional Bill Clinton Sara Pascoe is a comedian...
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Science, history, and purring cats: Brief podcasts for the nerdy set

Science, history, and purring cats: Brief podcasts for the nerdy set

54 minutes ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Podcasts with your interests-and attention span-in mind. The beauty of the podcast format is also sometimes its curse: arbitrary episode lengths. Finding a new...
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Lesbian lovers and a boxer in a burqa: a new look for Pakistani TV

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

British-Pakistani filmmaker tackles sexual stereotypes in groundbreaking new drama series, Churails A burqa-clad boxer, a high-society wedding planner and an ex-convict may...
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One to watch: Otta

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

The Finnish-British musician's compelling electronic pop recalls early Björk, the Radiophonic Workshop and more... Otta is a Finnish-British singer-songwriter from south London...
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Fontaines DC: A Night at Montrose, Dublin review - a blast of joy and disquiet

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

The Dublin five-piece launch their brilliant second album with an intense, pre-recorded livestream event and bonus commentary Last week, Spotify founder Daniel Ek enraged...
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Jonathan Pryce: ‘Love is the most important thing'

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

The actor, 73, on surviving coronavirus, being Pope for a few weeks, and a smouldering Warren Beatty My father had a nervous breakdown. My parents opened a small grocery shop...
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Trump's push to ban TikTok in the US, explained in 30 seconds

Trump's push to ban TikTok in the US, explained in 30 seconds

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

TikTok, the video-sharing platform that's become a mainstay of internet culture, is facing an uncertain future in the US, due to its ties to China thanks to its parent company...
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Bottas pips Hamilton to clinch pole position for 70th Anniversary Grand Prix

Bottas pips Hamilton to clinch pole position for 70th Anniversary Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton, who has won the last three races, will be looking to extend his lead over Valtteri Bottas at this weekend's showdown at Silverstone Read more ...

Maurizio Sarri sacked as Juventus boss after being knocked out Champions League

Maurizio Sarri sacked as Juventus boss after being knocked out Champions League

The former Chelsea manager, who was only in the job one season, won Serie A with Juventus, but his side were knocked out of the Champions League by Lyon on Friday Read more ...

Bournemouth appoint Jason Tindall as new manager following Eddie Howe departure

Bournemouth appoint Jason Tindall as new manager following Eddie Howe departure

Tindall has been with Bournemouth as a player and coach for the last 18 years, serving the last 12 of those as no.2 to the departed Howe, and now takes up his first managerial role Read more ...

Juventus 'SACK Maurizio Sarri' after just one season in charge following...

Juventus 'SACK Maurizio Sarri' after just one season in charge following Champions League exit

Despite leading the Turin giants to a ninth straight Serie A title, supporters and the club's hierarchy have been left unimpressed by the veteran 61-year-old. Read more ...

Coleen Nolan considering double mastectomy after sisters' cancer diagnoses

Coleen Nolan considering double mastectomy after sisters' cancer diagnoses

Coleen Nolan's considering a double mastectomy after sisters' cancer diagnosis Loose Women's Coleen Nolan is thinking about getting a double mastectomy after two of her... Read more ...

Newcastle takeover: Boris Johnson calls for Premier League to explain £300m...

Newcastle takeover: Boris Johnson calls for Premier League to explain £300m deal collapse

Boris Johnson has backed calls for the Premier League to explain why Newcastle's proposed Saudi Arabia-backed takeover collapsed last month and insists the Government had no... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Randox Laboratories test kits recalled 'for not meeting safety...

Coronavirus: Randox Laboratories test kits recalled 'for not meeting safety standards'

More than 740,000 coronavirus test kits have been recalled over safety fears. Read more ...

Millie Mackintosh tells fans baby Sienna has hip dysplasia in emotional post

Millie Mackintosh tells fans baby Sienna has hip dysplasia in emotional post

The new mum says the condition has left her unable to properly cuddle her daughter Read more ...

Man dead and three injured after mass knife brawl in the street

Man dead and three injured after mass knife brawl in the street

The emergency services were called to a ‘large-scale disturbance' in Horninglow Road, Sheffield A man was stabbed to death and three others were injured during a mass brawl in... Read more ...

Eight self-isolating Aberdeen players apologise to manager Derek McInnes and...

Eight self-isolating Aberdeen players apologise to manager Derek McInnes and the club's fans

'Deeply sorry' Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes thought his players knew better than to go out in the city after a defeat by Rangers - never mind during a global pandemic. Read more ...