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Image copyright Twitter Film fans have long discussed the representation of sexuality and gender on screen. However a meme focusing on how light is increasingly used to portray bisexuals has gained traction on social media. Many LGBT people have been sharing examples of TV programmes, films and music videos to highlight the development of so-called […]

Nonito Donaire was heavily marked by the end of the contest Carl Frampton earned the WBO interim featherweight belt with a classy points win over former four-weight world champion Nonito Donaire in Belfast The Northern Irish boxer, 31, unloaded on 35-year-old Donaire in the second round which set the tone for the bout. Frampton regularly […]

The juniper forests at Ziarat in the Pakistani province of Balochistan are some of the largest – and oldest – in the world. According to a report submitted in April 2016 at Unesco by Pakistan’s Directorate General of Archaeology, the Ziarat forests are spread over nearly 110,000 hectares. No dendrological study has been conducted but […]

Image copyright AFP Image caption Swimmers gather in a pool at a water park in Pyongyang While the majority of people in North Korea live in poverty, experts say there is a growing middle class with money to spend and free time to enjoy. From dolphin aquariums to shopping centres, this is how the country […]

Image copyright CARL COURT Image caption Runners in this year’s London Marathon have been warned to reduce their run goal times as temperatures are expected to reach 23C (73.4F) This year’s London Marathon will be the hottest on record, according to the Met Office. Runners are being warned to take extra precautions as temperatures are […]

Image copyright Andy Wakefield Image caption Andy Wakefield and his partner Sarah have lost 20 stone between them A train driver who lost more than half his body weight will run the London Marathon days before he gets married. Andy Wakefield was 26 stone (165kg) and decided to start losing weight after suffering from health […]

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Image copyright PA Image caption Judah Adunbi is a founding member of an independent group set up to improve relations between the police and the Afro-Caribbean community A former race relations advisor to the police has been charged with a racially aggravated offence. Judah Adunbi, 64, was arrested at his Bristol home on 18 April […]

Image copyright Avon & Somerset Police Image caption Dean Tate was last seen in the Somerset and Dorset pub late on February 24 Police searching for a man last seen two months ago have found a body. Dean Tate, 40, from Highbridge, Somerset, was reported missing from Burnham-on-Sea during the early hours of February 24. […]

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