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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Sars-linked virus may have spread between people

    Posted Feb 13th 2013, 08:44pm by AFP

    ... to be very low,” John Watson, head of the respiratory diseases department at the Health Protection Agency, said in a statement. “If the novel coronavirus were more infectious, we would have expected ... in the understanding of the novel coronavirus, which can cause acute pneumonia and kidney failure. Of the 11 cases to date, five people have died. Health experts still aren’t sure how humans are being ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Investigators probe London theatre ceiling collapse

    Posted Dec 20th 2013, 06:25pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... to feel their way out. “Everybody was in a trance-like state. A lot of people were in absolute shock,” Stephenson said. “We were extremely fortunate.” Based on an award-winning novel by Mark ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Riots to riches: gentrification sparks fears for Brixton's soul

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 04:47am by AFP

    ... Wheatle, one of the rioters who has written several novels about the district. He said house prices were now so high that the grandchildren of the original West Indian immigrants who gave Brixton ...

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    Jane Austen to be new face on British currency

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... where Austen's brother lived, which is believed to have been an inspiration for places in some of her novels. ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    Briton finds ‘rare whale vomit’ worth 50,000 euros

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 09:34pm by AFP

    ... told the broadcaster. “It’s a very important base for perfumes and it’s hard to find any artificial substitute for it.” The substance gets a mention in the classic 1851 whaling novel Moby Dick, ...

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    British author Mantel slams ‘plastic princess’ Kate

    Posted Feb 19th 2013, 08:50pm by AFP

    ... Boleyn, who features heavily in Mantel’s novel Wolf Hall. In a lecture given two weeks ago at the British Museum and reprinted this week in the London Review of Books literary journal, Mantel said ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    London police stole dead children's identities for undercover work

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... in Frederick Forsyth's 1971 novel The Day of the Jackal. As a result, police have internally nicknamed the process of searching for suitable identities as the "jackal run". Two ...



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