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Queen’s sticky problem: Palace seeks chewing gum remover

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Buckingham Palace has revealed a sticky reality — Queen Elizabeth II is looking for a cleaner who can oversee the removal of chewing gum left by visitors to a royal residence.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Tough sell: marketing Uganda to gay travelers

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Uganda is probably the last place a gay holidaymaker would want to visit, but tourism bosses in the east African nation are nevertheless trying to achieve the seemingly impossible.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Malaysian transgenders ‘live in fear’ of arrest, abuse

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Aryana had just returned to her home one night in June when Malaysian Islamic-purity enforcers burst in, ransacking her apartment and arresting her for cross-dressing.

Posted: September 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

African Catholics say ‘Amen’ – with rhythm

“Is anybody here baptized?” cries the preacher. “Amen!” roars back his flock as it sways to a hypnotic drum beat, part of a push by African Catholics to win back believers seduced away by the fast-growing Evangelical movement.

Posted: September 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Legalize sibling incest, German ethics panel advises

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Sex between consenting adult siblings should not be punished under German law, an ethics panel advising the government recommended Wednesday.

Posted: September 25th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

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