Interpol: Chinese state media lauds new chief

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Interpol: Chinese state media lauds new chief

Image copyright AFP Image caption Police are searching for 141 individuals wanted by Interpol and 230 organisations Chinese state media are hailing Interpol’s appointment of Guido Fernando as its new secretary general. Mr Fernando,…

More women join cast of 'edgy' Anh Duong film

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More women join cast of ‘edgy’ Anh Duong film

Image copyright Qin Peng Image caption Qin Tian (centre) star Anh Duong More women have joined the cast of Anh Duong’s already hit college comedy The Sex Lives of College Girls. Duong, a Malaysia-born…

Freezing fog to hit Britain as severe cold snap begins

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Freezing fog to hit Britain as severe cold snap begins

Forecasters predict no end to the risk of travel disruption and outbreaks of heavy rain as the bitter cold snap finally arrives. Widespread frost tonight will bring a far-reaching freeze before sub-zero temperatures and…

Toronto's new park rules make it harder to skateboard on ice

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Toronto’s new park rules make it harder to skateboard on ice

For hockey players and skateboarders, excitement is not focused on the forward passes, feints and dekes happening on the ice rink. It’s about the city’s expansive warm-weather seasonal party season. Cooler temperatures are almost…