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Xenophobic violence in South Africa

South African xenophobia: why is there so much hatred for foreigners?

Briefing
Wed 6 May, AT 14:23

The Zulu king has been accused of inciting racial hatred, but South Africa's problems go much deeper

Lionel Richie

From Aretha Franklin to Jay-Z: the evolution of pop

Briefing
Wed 6 May, AT 13:50

Scientific study of pop genealogy pinpoints the three years that revolutionised music

Cocaine stash worth £11m delivered to Aldi

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 13:41

Police say smugglers made a 'logistical error' in the second accidental drug delivery to the budget supermarket

Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool FC

Liverpool ready to move on as Sturridge undergoes hip surgery

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 13:22

Striker faces fight to be fit for next season and earn his place in a new-look Liverpool team

Synthetic muscle built from gold-plated onion skin

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 12:05

New discovery could be a 'valuable tool' for healthcare as well as the 'emerging world of soft robotics'

The Audience: Kristin Scott Thomas a timely Queen

First Reaction
Wed 6 May, AT 11:32

'Icily regal' Scott Thomas replaces Helen Mirren as the Queen, while Miliband waits in the wings

Gareth Bale

Knives out for Gareth Bale: is his Real Madrid career over?

First Reaction
Wed 6 May, AT 11:24

Chelsea, Man Utd and City will be 'encouraged' as Welsh winger takes blame for Champions League defeat

10 Downing Street

Election 2015: Thick of It writer demolishes Ed Stone

Election Watch
Wed 6 May, AT 11:20

Two days to go: think-tank does the splits, FT man dismisses 'carnival of nonsense and futility'

A newborn baby holds onto his mother's finger at a hospital in Beijing

Gay couple win landmark surrogacy battle over baby girl

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 09:50

'Manipulative' mother 'tricked' couple into believing she would be a surrogate, a High Court judge ruled

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