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"There is a difference between a book of two hundred pages from the very beginning, and a book of two hundred pages which is the result of an original eight hundred pages. The six hundred are there. Only you don't see them."

—Elie(zer) Wiesel (b. 1928) Romanian-born writer, lecturer, survivor Nazi camps, Nobel

 

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In pictures: Underwater deminers of Cambodia 
  Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00:24:46 GMT 
    Photographer Charles Fox's portraits of those carrying out the dangerous task of demining Cambodia's rivers.


In pictures: Unesco World Heritage sites 2015 
  Sun, 05 Jul 2015 15:43:53 GMT 
    Latest places to be added to Unesco's list of World Heritage Sites


Your pictures: Lines 
  Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:07:16 GMT 
    Readers' photographs on the theme of lines


In pictures: Lightning illuminates UK 
  Sat, 04 Jul 2015 15:18:59 GMT 
    Thunderstorms across the country from north to south


In Pictures: A modern biplane factory 
  Sat, 04 Jul 2015 13:59:32 GMT 
    Inside a modern biplane factory recreating aircraft of the 1930s


Week in pictures: 27 June - 3 July 2015 
  Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:49:14 GMT 
    A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.


In pictures: American Puzzles by Burk Uzzle 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:06:34 GMT 
    Images by photographer Burk Uzzle on show in New York


In pictures: Val Doonican 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:01:55 GMT 
    A look back at the life of the Irish singer


China's stock market fall hits small investors 
  Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:03:42 GMT 
    China's stock market fall hits small share buyers


Interrogated for playing the wrong tune 
  Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:01:12 GMT 
    The pianist interrogated for playing the wrong tune


How far will we go to charge our phones? 
  Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:34:55 GMT 
    The never-ending quest to charge our phones


A moonlit run after a day of fasting 
  Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:19:44 GMT 
    Fasting by day and racing through the desert at night


Painting with paralysis 
  Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:24:36 GMT 
    The artist whose paintings are just as good after paralysis


'How I found out my partner was gay' 
  Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:34:35 GMT 
    'How I found out my partner was gay'


VIDEO: Why are people deliberately making themselves look ugly? 
  Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:27:08 GMT 
    Why are people deliberately making themselves look ugly?
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