Heroic public sector staff deserve more pay – Hunt

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Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has indicated he will press the chancellor to give public sector staff more pay. He made the comments following a speech in which he praised the... Read More

'Seductive names' make vegetables more appealing

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How do you get more people to eat their greens? Give vegetables seductive names, say US researchers. A team at Stanford tried it out on students in the university cafeteria... Read More

Prostate cancer treatment 'could help more patients'

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One of the largest clinical trials for prostate cancer has given “powerful results”, say UK researchers. A drug for treating prostate cancer that has spread was found to save lives... Read More

Siouxsie Sioux at 60: more than a monochrome goth-pop priestess

Siouxsie Sioux at 60: more than a monochrome goth-pop priestess

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] Mysterious and misunderstood, the singer of goth pop’s sacred texts outlasted her Banshees peers, and outwitted anyone who would second-guess her. There is much to... Read More

Chris Cornell – so much more than a grunge star

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Chris Cornell was one of the defining voices of grunge music – his bluesy, multi-octave voice becoming Soundgarden’s not-so-secret weapon. Born in Seattle, Washington, in 1964, he developed an interest... Read More