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Neanderthal ‘skeleton’ is first found in a decade

Neanderthal ‘skeleton’ is first found in a decade

Image copyright Graeme Barker Image caption The ribcage of Shanidar Z Researchers have described the first “articulated” remains of a Neanderthal to be discovered in a decade.An articulated skeleton is one where the bones are still arranged in their original positions.The new specimen was uncovered at Shanidar Cave in Iraq and consists of the upper…


Mumps cases hit decade high in England

Mumps cases hit decade high in England

Image caption Student Olly Finch had mumps despite being vaccinated Health officials are urging people to have both parts of the MMR vaccine after cases of mumps in England reached their highest level in a decade.Outbreaks in universities and colleges raised the number of cases of the painful viral illness to 5,042 in 2019 -…


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Portrait of Queen and three heirs marks new decade

Image copyright Ranald Mackechnie A portrait of the Queen with the next three heirs to the throne has been released to mark the start of the new decade.It shows the Prince of Wales, the Duke of Cambridge and Prince George standing with the Queen at Buckingham Palace.The new photograph was taken in the week before…



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Millwall v Luton opens new decade in EFL

14,74114,741viewing this pageGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreLive ReportingBy Ian WoodcockAll times stated are UK29 minsPost updateWest Brom 1-0 LeedsThe pace has just dropped in this since the frantic start.If you’re just joining us Semi Ajayi…


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The 10 greatest sports moments of the decade

The Tens don’t quite have the same ring to them as other decades, do they? Perhaps it is because they’re still underway (for a few more hours at least), so fresh that there simply hasn’t been any time to get nostalgic about them. Maybe it’s just a numbers hierarchy kind of thing: the Sixties, the…



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Medinah, Woods & Olympic gold – 10 highlights of the golfing decade

Phil Mickelson’s moment of madness, Justin Rose’s Olympic gold and Europe’s 2013 Solheim Cup victory all make the top 10It was a decade in golf that saw epic team wins by the widest and narrowest of margins, accompanied by historic comebacks and stellar individual performances, with many coming from UK players.Here is our chance to…


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New Zealand fireworks help usher in new decade

Europe, the Middle East and Asia have followed Australia and New Zealand in welcoming in 2020.Fireworks displays lit up the skies as the countries celebrated the start of the new decade.The display in Sydney, Australia went ahead despite calls to cancel its show due to the ongoing bushfire crisis.Read more: Sydney mayor defends New Year’s…


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UK growth slowest in almost a decade, says ONS

Image copyright Getty Images Britain’s economy has grown at the slowest annual rate in almost a decade, according to official figures. Year-on-year growth in the three months to end-September slowed to 1% from 1.3% in the second quarter, the Office for National Statistics said.An ONS spokesman said: “Looking at the picture over the last year,…


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