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#GE2015: The Year Of The Campaign Selfie Trail

Politicians left more than their policies and pamphlets behind when campaigning this year – they also left a trail of selfies across Britain.

  • "You Sexy Thing" hitmaker Errol Brown dead at 71
    "You Sexy Thing" hitmaker Errol Brown dead at 71 13 hours ago

    Hot Chocolate frontman Errol Brown has died aged 71, his manager said. The singer, famous for hits including You Sexy Thing and It Started With A Kiss, died at home in the Bahamas. His manager, Phil Dale, said he had suffered from liver cancer. Brown, who is survived by his wife and two daughters, was made an MBE in 2003. Mr Dale said he was "a wonderful gentleman".

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  • Photo Series Overlays Old And New Pictures Of Paris
    Photo Series Overlays Old And New Pictures Of Paris Tue, May 5, 2015

    It is already one of the world's most iconic cities, but this incredible collection shows how much Paris has changed over the course of the last century.

    The collection, put together by French photographer Julien Knez, shows pictures of Paris in the 1940s against a backdrop of how the same places look today. Julien says he put the striking collection together to celebrate the 71st anniversary of

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  • General Election 2015: Party Leaders Enter Final Stages of Campaigning
    General Election 2015: Party Leaders Enter Final Stages of Campaigning Mon, May 4, 2015

    One of the most closely-contested general elections for decades is formally getting under way.

    Speaking outside 10 Downing Street after returning from Buckingham Palace, Mr Cameron said that the May 7 poll offered voters a "stark choice" between him and Ed Miliband as prime minister, and warned that a Labour victory would deliver "economic chaos" and tax hikes of more than £3,000 for the average

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  • Pictures Of The Week: Elvis, Elections And Exercise
    Pictures Of The Week: Elvis, Elections And Exercise Fri, May 1, 2015

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  • Beautiful Dew Drops
    Beautiful Dew Drops Thu, Apr 30, 2015

    Ever wondered what life is like in miniature? One Italian photographer has perfected his very own brand of macro photography with these stunning pictures of miniscule drops of dew on flowers. Alberto Ghizzi Panizza, the 40-year-old from Italy, has been a photographer for 18 years and specializes in macro-images. (Caters News)


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  • Strong earthquake and aftershocks shake Nepal
    Strong earthquake and aftershocks shake Nepal Sat, Apr 25, 2015

    Sleeping in the streets and shell-shocked, Nepalese cremated the dead and dug through rubble for the missing Sunday, a day after a massive Himalayan earthquake killed more than 2,200 people. Aftershocks tormented them, making buildings sway and sending panicked Kathmandu residents running into the streets.

    The cawing of crows mixed with terrified screams as the worst of the aftershocks —

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  • Baltimore Burns As Protests Turn Violent In Wake Of Freddie Gray Death
    Baltimore Burns As Protests Turn Violent In Wake Of Freddie Gray Death Wed, Apr 22, 2015

    Baltimore erupted in violence on Monday as hundreds of rioters looted stores, burned buildings and injured at least 15 police officers following the funeral of a 25-year-old black man who died after he was injured in police custody.

    The riots broke out just a few blocks from the funeral of Freddie Gray and then spread through much of West Baltimore in the most violent U.S. demonstrations since

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  • Keith Harris Dies: Orville Ventriloquist's Life In Pictures
    Keith Harris Dies: Orville Ventriloquist's Life In Pictures Tue, Apr 28, 2015

    Ventriloquist Keith Harris, famous for his act with his puppet duck Orville, died today aged 67, his agent said.

    Robert C Kelly said Harris, whom he described as a "thoroughly decent man", was first diagnosed with cancer in 2013 and became ill again in January.

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  • London Marathon: The Best Costumes Of 2015
    London Marathon: The Best Costumes Of 2015 Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    Over 37,000 fundraisers, amateur runners and elite athletes completed the Virgin Money London Marathon today, making it the biggest in the event's 35-year history.

    The 2015 London Marathon attracted the usual array of eccentric costumes from a running Mona Lisa to one man who did the entire marathon as a giant testicle.

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  • Pictures of the Week: Volcanoes, Earth Day & Kim Jong Un
    Pictures of the Week: Volcanoes, Earth Day & Kim Jong Un Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    Here's our selection of the best pictures of the week. … More »