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Obesity kills more people than hunger
Childhood malnutrition was the number one risk factor for early death in 1990, but now it ranks behind obesity.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2012 02:14 GMT
Chess boxing grows in popularity
Enthusiasts promote the increasingly popular sport as the ultimate test of physical and mental strength.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2012 23:24 GMT
London art 'app' shows writing on the wall
New smartphone application helps locate obscure and well-hidden works of street art across London.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2012 12:43 GMT
Landlords cash in on the Olympics
Residents in the East End of London are cashing in by renting out homes at huge premiums.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 19:45 GMT
UK taps medical 'app' to track severe illness
Smartphone toll helps patients and doctors access records without lengthy delays.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2012 09:34 GMT
'Stop and search' app for UK youngsters
Mobile phone tool helps those randomly stopped by police report their experiences - and has senior officers' backing.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2012 16:25 GMT
Ai Weiwei designs London pavilion from afar
Chinese artist held under house arrest spent hours on Skype designing building for Serpentine gallery.
Last updated: 31 May 2012 20:30 GMT
Medical tattoos making a new mark
They say a tattoo is for life but a new growing trend means it could actually save one.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 23:03 GMT
Japanese artist wins new audiences
Yayoi Kusama, who sees her art as a therapeutic necessity for a mental disability, visits London for exhibition.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2012 21:11 GMT
British play explores Tottenham riots
Production uses direct words of community members, using interviews with police, victims and rioters.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2012 04:55 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Can Beppe Grillo's internet democracy work?
What can Obama do about Ferguson?
Jason A Johnson
The reassertion of whiteness in Canada: Deepan Budlakoti and Bill C-24
The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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