Students skate 352 miles during Chinese holiday week

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Image copyright SINA WEIBO Image caption Two students travelled 352 miles (567 kilometres), the same distance from London to Sheffield and back A couple of Chinese students opted to avoid traffic jams during the Golden Week holiday by travelling 352 miles (567 kilometres) to their destination by roller skate, it’s reported. According to Beijing Youth [...]

Donna Karan defends Weinstein, suggests women ‘asking for it’

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Image copyright Mireya Acierto/Getty Images Image caption Donna Karan subsequently apologised for her comments Fashion designer Donna Karan has defended Harvey Weinstein, who was fired from his own movie company following accusations of sexual harassment spanning several decades. Speaking on Sunday, the designer suggested women could be “asking for it by presenting all the sensuality [...]

The Viking therapy club

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Hundreds gather in Wolin, Poland, to recreate Viking culture and take part in fierce, competitive battles. For a significant number, it’s a way of escaping their past – a past scarred by violence. TAP HERE TO READ THEIR STORIES Image subject to copyright Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-41475380