How veganism is taking the step from kitchen to closet

Image copyright Doctor Martens Image caption Dr Martens’ vegan boots represent 4% of all pairs sold Remember when synthetic leather was the fall-back option, if you couldn’t afford the real

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Mat Dan: ‘I became an accidental celebrity 6,000 miles from home’

Image copyright Mat Dan Image caption A poster for a chat show featuring Mat Dan As soon as Mohammed Kareef Daniel Abdullah steps out of his front door in Malaysia’s

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Syria war: US missile strike on ‘al-Qaeda leaders’ in Idlib

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Idlib has been devastated by heavy shelling over the years (file image) The US says it has carried out an attack on leaders of

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South Africa policeman arrested over boxing champion’s murder

A man has been arrested over the fatal shooting of a South African female boxing champion. Leighandre “Baby Lee” Jegels was murdered in Mdantsane, in the country’s Eastern Cape at

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Hong Kong protests: Demonstrators defy ban on march

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow Hong Kong got trapped in a cycle of violence Hong Kong police have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse

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DJ Arafat: Thousands pay tribute at Abidjan concert

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A concert, partially funded by the Ivorian government, was held in Abidjan on Friday ahead of the musician’s funeral Thousands of fans have gathered in

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Poland still counts losses from WW2 invasion

Image copyright Alamy Image caption The bombardment and devastation of Wielun on 1 September 1939 marked the start of World War Two As world leaders head to Warsaw this weekend

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Trade war: US set to hit China with new wave of tariffs

Image copyright Getty Images The US is due to impose fresh tariffs on a range of Chinese goods, in a sharp escalation of a bruising trade war. On Sunday, the

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Tetra Pak billionaire Hans Rausing dies at 93

Image copyright Rausing family Hans Rausing, the Swedish billionaire who helped build food packaging company Tetra Pak into a global giant, has died aged 93. Son of its founder, Ruben

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Dorian strengthens to major category 3 hurricane

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHurricane Dorian is heading towards Florida – the governor warns of a ‘multi-day event’. Hurricane Dorian has strengthened to an “extremely dangerous”

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