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APRIL 2018 - PART 5 - NEW SITES

 

APRIL 2018

= POETRY MONTH

01 - April Fool's Day
01 - Easter
07 - World Health Day
13 - Friday 13th + Superstitions 2
19 - National High Five Day
22 - Earth Day
23 - Saint George's Day
23 - World Book and Copyright Day
25 - World Malaria Day
27 - South Africa National Day
28 - Save The Frogs Day
28 - Arbor Day (in the USA)



26/04/2018


Cyril Dussuchaud (Ac. Limoges) : MOVIE STARS
Voici mes applications sur le pluperfect ainsi que ma présentation qui permet de travailler la rédaction d'une biographie sur un acteur ou une actrice sur 6 niveaux de difficulté.
Ce travail vise les 3èmes and why not, les 2ndes : http://www.englishnexon.com/pages/teachers-zone-3eme/movie-stars.html

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LESSON PLAN

Get a job riding a Harley-Davidson all summer (April 24, 2018) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"There is a special job opening for eight people who love riding motorbikes, enjoy long, hot summers, and like feeling the wind in their hair."

Try the same news story at these easier levels: Harley-Davidson - Level 0Harley-Davidson - Level 1 or  Harley-Davidson - Level 2
Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations, multiple choice, drag and drop activities,
crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)

(breakingnewsenglish.com)

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FIXED FAIRY TALES

Fixed Fairy Tales Compilation | Three Little Pigs | Humpty Dumpty | and Lots More
"Volume One of Fixed Fairy Tales episodes. Humpty Dumpty, Princess and the Pea, Little Red Riding Hood, Peter Piper, Goldilocks, the Three Bears,
The Gingerbread Man, Little Miss Muffet, the Three Little Pigs, and the Big Bad Wolf are all together in one HISHE Kids Compilation!"

(YouTube)

 

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REFUGEES

Muppets Bring Middle East Version of ‘Sesame Street’ to Refugee Children - Text + Audio + Pictures - 24 April 2018
"Sesame Workshop, is trying to help boys and girls now live in refugee camps after escaping fighting in places such as Syria and northern Iraq.
The group is sending its lovable Muppets to the Middle East to help bring laughter and build strength in the affected children."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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PLASTIC

Eight months on, is the world's most drastic plastic bag ban working? - with pictures - 25 April 2018
"Kenya’s ban comes with the world’s stiffest fines and some businesses are struggling to find affordable alternatives,
but in Nairobi’s shanty towns the clean-up is changing lives.
Waterways are clearer, the food chain is less contaminated with plastic – and there are fewer “flying toilets”."

(theguardian.com)


Ruth Kwamboka sells snacks and compostable bags to shoppers
at her stall in Kawangware, Nairobi.


'Mountains and mountains of plastic': life on Cambodia's polluted coast - with pictures!!! - 24 April 2018
"Photographs from Sihanouk in the country’s south west reveal locals living amid a staggering tide of plastic pollution."

(theguardian.com)



Record concentration of microplastics found in Arctic - 24 April 2018
"Record levels of microplastics have been found trapped inside sea ice floating in the Arctic...
As sea ice melts with climate change, the plastic will be released back into the water, with unknown effects on wildlife, say German scientists.
Traces of 17 different types of plastic were found in frozen seawater."

(BBC)

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HORSE FLY-TIPPING

Horse fly-tipping: why are animals being left to die? - 24 April 2018
"Overbreeding means horses are cheap to buy, but they remain expensive to keep.
This has led to a spike in cases of them being discarded, according to the RSPCA"

(theguardian.com)

Horses 'fly-tipped and left to die', says RSPCA - 24 April 2018
"Horses are regularly being "fly-tipped" and left to die by irresponsible owners, the RSPCA has told the Victoria Derbyshire programme...
Almost 1,000 horses were rescued by the RSPCA in England and Wales last year, the highest number for four years."

(BBC)

fly-tipping: illegal dumping of garbage

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TRUMP / MACRON

Macron sees Trump dropping Iran nuclear deal - 26 April 2018
"French President Emmanuel Macron has said he may have failed in efforts to persuade Donald Trump to stick to an international nuclear deal with Iran...
Earlier on Wednesday, Mr Macron used a speech to the joint houses of the US Congress to denounce nationalism and isolationism,
in what was seen as a thinly veiled attack on Mr Trump's America First agenda...
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said the US and French leaders have no "right" to renegotiate a seven-party agreement."

+ Video: Five times Macron ripped up Trump agenda
+ Video: A timeline of what Trump's said about the Iran deal
+ Macron urges Trump to stick with Iran deal
+ Could the Iran nuclear deal collapse?
+ Analysis: Macron delivers a rebuke to Trump
+ Brigitte Macron on life at the top

+ Iran nuclear deal: Key details
+ Trump threatens 'big problems' for Iran
(BBC)

 

The Trump-Macron minibreak makes for some fantastique photographs - 24 April 2018
"It’s the first state visit of Donald Trump’s presidency, and the power foursome have really delivered the goods"

(theguardian.com)

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PHOTOS

Photos that tell the story of the past 75 years - 25 April 2018
"An exhibition at the Newseum in Washington shows off some of the most striking photos of the past seven decades."

(BBC)


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GORILLAS

'Guns, germs and trees' determine gorilla's fate - 26 April 2018
"The survival of gorillas in the forests of Africa depends on guns, germs and trees...
Gorilla gorilla ssp. gorilla (Western Lowland Gorilla) is classed as Critically Endangered on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List...
Pan troglodytes troglodytes (Central Chimpanzee), classed as Endangered, also remains highly vulnerable due to illegal hunting, expansion of the commercial bushmeat trade, habitat loss and degradation and Ebola virus."

+ Staggering' extent of great ape trade
+ Our changing attitudes to chimpanzees

(BBC)


The gorilla inhabits some of the most dense and remote rainforests in Africa

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WINDRUSH CRISIS

Amber Rudd urged to resign over immigrant removal targets - 26 April 2018
"Labour calls on home secretary to quit after she admits existence of targets, having previously said her department did not set them"
+ Analysis: Rudd makes a staggering admission over immigration targets

(theguardian.com)

Home Office did set migrant removal targets, report reveals, as pressure mounts on Amber Rudd to quit - 26 April 2018
"The Home Office set targets for voluntary departures of illegal immigrants, according to a 2015 report,
heaping further pressure on Amber Rudd who said “that’s not how we operate”."

(telegraph.co.uk)

Immigration scandal expected to spread beyond Windrush group - 25 April 2018
"Numerous cases involving non-Caribbean Commonwealth-born citizens reported to charities and MPs as scandal grows"

+ What is the Windrush deportation crisis?
(theguardian.com)

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FACEBOOK

Mark Zuckerberg to visit Brussels to face questions over data privacy row - 26 April 2018
"Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to appear before the European Parliament to answer questions
on the data scandal surrounding the company and political consultants Cambridge Analytica."

(telegraph.co.uk)

Facebook apologises for legal threats over Cambridge Analytica story – live - 26 April 2018
"Social media giant’s chief technical officer Mike Schroepfer questioned by MPs about the firm’s impact on politics. Follow rolling coverage here"

(theguardian.com)

Facebook exec promises to toughen rules on political ads in UK during grilling by MPs - live - 26 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

Facebook profits soar as it brushes off Cambridge Analytica scandal - 25 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

Facebook Makes Public its Full Content Guidelines - Text + Audio + Pictures + Quiz - 25 April 2018
"Facebook has published detailed guidelines for what users can and cannot post on the social media service.
The guidelines follow demands that Facebook make company policies clear to users so they can better protect their private data."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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CRIME

Surge in knife and gun crime in England and Wales - 26 April 2018
"Nearly 40,000 offences involve knife or sharp instrument, and homicides rise 15% to 688"

(theguardian.com)

Knife crime soars by almost a quarter amid warnings drop in stop and search is fuelling violence - 26 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

 

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Meghan Markle and Prince William

Royal wedding: William to be Harry's best man for Meghan marriage - with pictures and videos - 26 April 2018
"Prince Harry has asked his brother Prince William to be his best man at his wedding to Meghan Markle, Kensington Palace has said...
The wedding will take place at St George's Chapel, Windsor, on 19 May.
More than 600 guests have been invited to the ceremony with 1,000 members of the public being welcomed to the grounds of Windsor Castle.
A further 200 guests - including the Spice Girls - have been invited to the couple's evening reception."

+ Video: Prince Harry: Royal wedding will be a 'mad rush'
(BBC)


Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle on 19 May in Windsor

Prince Harry's fiancée Meghan Markle - in 90 seconds - 24 April 2018
"Here's everything you need to know about Prince Harry’s fiancée Meghan Markle - in 90 seconds."

(telegraph.co.uk)

 

Prince Harry through the years, in pictures
(telegraph.co.uk)

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ROBOT

Japanese engineers create real-life 'transformer' - 26 April 2018
"Japanese engineers unveiled a robot that transforms into a car that can actually carry people on board,
in what they said was the first-ever such accomplishment in the history of robots...
Developers said they will begin with utilising the technology in entertainment industry, such as amusement park and street parades."

(telegraph.co.uk)

 

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FREEDOM OF THE PRESS

New Reports Warn of Worldwide Threats to Freedom of the Press - Text + Audio + Pictures - 25 April 2018
"Two new reports find the largest decreases in press freedom are in Europe, while press freedom in some parts of Africa increases."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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MELANIA TRUMP

Melania Trump Shines During Official State Visit - 25 April 2018
"This week, the Trump White House hosted the first state dinner of its presidency. The guests of honor were French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte.
Observers saw Melania Trump show her sense of style in the presentation of the dinner and her choice of fashion."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

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24/04/2018


ROYAL BABY 3

Royal Baby 3 - with pictures
(20minutes.fr)


It's a Boy! Britain Celebrates New Royal Baby - Text + Audio + Pictures - 23 April 2018
"Another royal baby has arrived. Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth Monday to a healthy baby boy.
It is the third child for her and her husband, Prince William."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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Emmanuel MACRON in WASHINGTON

Emmanuel Macron goes to Washington – in pictures - 24 April 2018
"The French president and his wife Brigitte opened their pomp-filled three-day state visit with a double date with Donald and Melania Trump at George Washington’s house"

(theguardian.com)

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FACEBOOK

Facebook reveals its rules for deleting racist and violent posts - 24 April 2018
"Facebook has published its rules for moderators on what content they should block on hate speech, racism and violence,
showing the internal steps the company takes when removing posts that violate its community guidelines for the first time."
(telegraph.co.uk)

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YOUTUBE

YouTube publishes deleted videos report - 24 April 2018
"YouTube's first three-monthly "enforcement report" reveals the website deleted 8.3 million videos between October and December 2017 for breaching its community guidelines."

(BBC)

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TOP DOGS

Top dogs: our canine friends through the ages – in pictures - 24 April 2018
"From a pipe-smoking labrador to a future president with a puppy, Raymond Merritt’s The Dog in Photography chronicles people and their canines from 1849 to today"

(theguardian.com)

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MISTREATED ELEPHANTS

The tragic lives of India's mistreated captive elephants - with pictures - 24 April 2018
"For more than a month, Rajeshwari, a 42-year-old temple elephant in India, lay desultorily on a patch of sand, her forelimb and femur broken and her body ravaged by sores."

+ 'Smoking' elephant in India baffles experts
+ India award for burning elephant photo
+ India wild elephant saved in dramatic rescue

(BBC)

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ROBOT REVOLUTION?

'A robot revolution for UK workplaces by 2030? That's science fiction' - 23 April 2018
"Significant technological change is coming to British workplaces by 2030 but it won't be lead by an army of intelligent humanoid machines,
according to the co-founder of a leading UK robotics start-up."

(telegraph.co.uk)

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STORIES SHAPED THE WORLD

How stories have shaped the world - 23 April 2018
"From ancient epics to modern novels, some narratives have changed history and influenced the mindsets of generations, writes Martin Puchner."

(BBC)


Murasaki Shikibu’s The Tale of Genji is considered the world’s first modern novel,
creating complex characters and using irony in its description of courtly life.

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HOMES

Redrow homes - The Highgrove @Compton Park, Wolverhampton by Showhomesonline
(YouTube)

 

 

Redrow New Homes - Redbridge Park - The Oxford
"The 4 bedroom Oxford is full of family friendly features with open plan living spaces, en-suite to master bedroom, integral garage, separate utility room
and handy downstairs cloak room. The remaining 3 bedrooms on the first floor are served by the family bathroom."

(YouTube)

 

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IDIOMS and EXPRESSIONS

Idioms and Expressions That Refer to Eating
"This post discusses a number of idiomatic expressions that refer literally or figuratively to consuming food and include some form of the word eat."

(dailywritingtips.com)

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US REPORT

US Report Criticizes China, Iran, North Korea, Russia - Text + Audio + Video - 23 April 2018
"The State Department’s 2017 human rights report was released late Friday.
It accuses China, Iran, North Korea of Russia of violating basic human rights, including freedom of expression and the protection of religious and ethnic minorities."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

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EXERCISE

A Lifetime of Exercise Slows Aging Process - Text + Audio + Quiz - 23 April 2018
"A 2018 study has found that a lifetime of regular exercise and activity can slow down the aging process."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

Acadia National Park - 23 April 2018
(learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

Acadia National Park "is a United States national park located in the state of Maine, southwest of Bar Harbor."
(Wikipedia)

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PLASTIC POLLUTION

Plastic pollution - a guide:
Plastic Pollution: Single Use Plastic Impact on our Oceans
The impact on our oceans and what we can do about it

(sloactive.com)

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23/04/2018


ROYAL BABY!!!

Royal baby: Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to boy - 23 April 2018
"The child, who was born in the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital, central London, is fifth in line to the throne and the Queen's sixth great-grandchild."

+ Royal baby: Live updates
+ What might the new prince be called?
+ Royal Family tree and line of succession

(BBC)

 

The tradition and evolution of a royal birth - 23 April 2018
"Royal births are far from private affairs. The public fascination can seem intrusive, but it’s built into the nation’s psyche.
Which goes some way in explaining the traditions and evolution of how royal births are conducted."

(telegraph.co.uk)

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SAINT GEORGE'S DAY

St George's Day 2018: How the dragon-slayer became a patron saint of England, Russia and Catalonia - 23 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

 

St George's Day quiz: test your knowledge of England's patron saint - 23 April 2018
"How much do you know of the traditions and legends associated with him across Europe?"

(theguardian.com)


Saint George and the dragon, detail from an Italian fresco.

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SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHDAY

It's Shakespeare's birthday, the perfect excuse to visit his scenic hometown - 23 April 2018
"It’s time to dust off the candles (454 this year) and celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday in his home town. He was probably born on April 23, but the party started on Saturday 21 with a parade and garden parties. Sonnets on the chain ferry across the Avon contribute to the merrymaking. The RSC summer season (rsc.org.uk) got under way, too."

(telegraph.co.uk)


Where it all began: Shakespeare's birthplace on Henley Street

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CLIMATE CHANGE

Developing Nations to Study Ways to Block Sunshine, Slow Warming - Text + Audio - 22 April 2018
"Scientists in developing nations are considering ways to limit the effects of climate change on Earth.
These scientists plan to explore one possibility: controlling or restricting sunshine levels."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBE

Native American Tribe Battles to Keep Land - Text + Audio + Pictures - 22 April 2018
"Money from casinos has lifted many Native American tribal economies and made some tribes rich.
But the road to casino riches can be rocky, as the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe of Massachusetts has discovered."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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ROBOT

Japanese Engineer Builds Huge Robot of His Dreams - Text + Audio + Pictures + Quiz - 22 April 2018
"An engineer in Japan with a love for the animation series “Mobile Suite Gundam” builds a huge robot inspired by it."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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Salah ABDESLAM

Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam jailed in Belgium - 23 April 2018
"Salah Abdeslam, the sole surviving suspect from the 2015 Paris attacks, has been jailed for 20 years in Belgium over a gunfight that led to his arrest."
+ Video: Damian Grammaticas reports from the scene of the raid

+ Five things about Salah Abdeslam
+ Who were the Paris attackers?
+ Paris attacks: What happened on the night

+ Is Molenbeek a hotbed of extremism?
(BBC)

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RESCUE

Elderly dog helps save girl lost in Australian bush - 23 April 2018
"Australian police have praised a dog for remaining with a three-year-old girl as she spent a night lost in bushland...
"I shot up the mountain and when I came to the top, the dog came to me and led me straight to her," she (Aurora's grandmother) told the Australian Broadcasting Corp."

+ The rise of airport therapy dogs
+ How pets can brighten up people's days

(BBC)


Max, a cattle dog, stayed with the girl for 16 hours...
She was followed by her family's 17-year-old cattle dog, Max, who is partially deaf and blind.

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LONDON MARATHON

Masterchef contestant, 29, dies after collapsing during London Marathon - 23 April 2018
+ Matt Campbell collapsed at the 22.5-mile mark
+ Race had taken place in record temperatures

(theguardian.com)


Exhausted runners cross the finish on the Mall in Sunday’s London Marathon.

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FACEBOOK

Martin Lewis sues Facebook over fake adverts with his name - 23 April 2018
"MoneySavingExpert founder says firm failed to stop false adverts luring victims into scams"

(theguardian.com)

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OBESITY

Ministers urged to ban fast food outlets from opening near schools (in England) - 23 April 2018
"Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health says councils need increased powers to help combat childhood obesity"

(theguardian.com)

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CYBERBULLYING

Cyberbullying makes young people twice as likely to self harm or attempt suicide - 22 April 2018
"The growth of social media has left many youngsters vulnerable to online bullying, which can include sending threatening, humiliating of intimidating messages or posting hurtful comments or images."

(telegraph.co.uk)


Masie Williams in the Channel 4 drama The Cyberbully

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22/04/2018


PULITZER PRIZE FOR MUSIC

Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for music (April 20, 2018) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"The American rapper and songwriter Kendrick Lamar has become the first non-classical or jazz musician to win the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for music."

Try the same news story at these easier levels: Kendrick Lamar - Level 0Kendrick Lamar - Level 1 or  Kendrick Lamar - Level 2
Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations, multiple choice, drag and drop activities,
crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)

(breakingnewsenglish.com)

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MAAM!

The Queen's Birthday Party review: 'The strangest climax to a concert I have ever witnessed' - with pictures - 22 April 2018
"Amidst balloons and fireworks, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles joined Sting, Shaggy, Kylie, Sir Tom Jones, Craig David
and a choir featuring comedian Harry Hill and former Labour Minister Ed Balls onstage at the Royal Albert Hall to be serenaded with a burst of Happy Birthday."

(telegraph.co.uk)

The Queen's Birthday Party - in pictures (15 pictures) - 22 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

The Queen celebrates her 92nd birthday - 21 April 2018
"Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her 92nd birthday with a concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London featuring a range of stars."

(BBC)

 

Happy birthday maam! Why does the Queen have two birthdays? - with a video - 21 April 2018
"Every summer the Mall outside Buckingham Palace is filled with flag-waving, Union Jack-clad merrymakers,
all gathered to catch a glimpse of the Royal Family as they stand on the balcony for the Queen's birthday."

(telegraph.co.uk)

92 years of style: look back at The Queen's glorious fashion evolution - with 99 pictures - 21 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

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LONDON MARATHON 2018

Best London Marathon 2018 pictures: The runners, Royals and fancy dress (30 pictures) - 22 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

Watch: London Marathon 2018 - with pictures - 22 April 2018
"Select from live BBC One coverage, uninterrupted coverage, elite-races coverage, the finish line (from 12:30 BST)
and (at selected times) behind-the-finish-line stream (will appear as last selection)"

(BBC)

When is London Marathon 2018? Date of the race, start time, weather, transport and celebrity runners - with pictures - 21 April 2018
"It's tomorrow - Sunday, April 22."
+ A history of the London Marathon
(telegraph.co.uk)

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PRINCE CHARLES

Why Prince Charles is the perfect man for the Commonwealth job - 20 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

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SYRIA CHEMICAL ATTACK

Syria 'chemical' attack: Experts finally visit Douma site - with pictures and videos - 21 April 2018
"International chemical weapons experts have finally inspected the site of a suspected attack near Damascus which caused an international crisis."

+ Video: A short guide to the Syrian civil war
+ Video: How the Western attacks on Syria's suspected chemical weapons sites unfolded
+ Video: Unverified video shows children being treated after alleged gas attack (Contains upsetting scenes)
+ Video: Russia's foreign minister says the only evidence of a chemical attack came from the media

+ What did Western strikes target?
+ Were the Syria strikes legal?

+ How do you test for chemical weapons?
+ What we know about the 'chemical attack'

+ Warren of war tunnels revealed
+ Why is there a war in Syria?
(BBC)

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NORTH KOREA

North Korea missile and nuclear test halt hailed - 21 April 2018
"North Korea's announcement that it is halting nuclear and missile tests has received a broad international welcome."
+ Major North Korean missile tests

+ Video: The news was announced on North Korean state TV

+ Video: How could war with North Korea unfold?
+ Video: How to talk to North Korea
+ North Korea crisis in 300 words
+ North Korea's nuclear programme explained
+ Did sanctions push N Korea into US talks?

(BBC)

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SPY POISONING

Police identify key suspects in nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal - 20 April 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

Salisbury asks Banksy to brighten barriers at contaminated sites - 20 April 2018
"Request sent to artist following concerns that unsightly blockades will put off visitors"

(theguardian.com)

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END OF THE AMERICAN DREAM?

End of the American dream? The dark history of 'America first' - with pictures - 21 April 2018
"When he promised to put America first in his inaugural speech, Donald Trump drew on a slogan with a long and sinister history – a sign of what was to follow in his presidency"

(theguardian.com)

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SLANG

The colourful secrets of Britain’s centuries-old slang - 20 April 2018
"We all are part of at least one tribe, and tribe talk has existed for centuries.
Each group has a distinctly flavoured jargon which unites their members and provides an easy shorthand."

(BBC)

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TRUMP / NEW YORK TIMES / Michael COHEN

Trump attacks New York Times journalist over Michael Cohen article - 21 April 2018
"Trump lashed out on Twitter after Maggie Haberman contributed to a story suggesting Cohen might cooperate with federal investigators"

(theguardian.com)

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PLASTIC

Earth Day 2018: The shocking facts about the scale of plastic pollution choking our seas - 22 April 2018
"Earth Day, which is marked on April 22 every year, has its origins in the horror at the damage humans were causing to the ocean.
It was started in 1970 by a US senator, Gaylord Nelson, after he witnessed the ravages of the 1969 oil spill in Santa Barbara, California."

(telegraph.co.uk)

Meet the anti-plastic warriors: the pioneers with bold solutions to waste - with pictures - 22 April 2018
"The environmental scourge of plastic has shot to the top of the political agenda. We talk to the creatives and campaigners behind five imaginative new ventures"

(theguardian.com)

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Michael PHELPS

Swimmer Michael Phelps Talks About Saving Water - Text + Audio + Video - 21 April 2018
"American Michael has won 28 Olympic medals over the years as a competitive swimmer. He knows a thing or two about water.
Now retired from the sport, Phelps has developed a new interest in water: saving it."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

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