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Music 'calms nerves before surgery' as well as sedative

The "world's most relaxing song" could be just as good at calming patients' nerves, a study suggests.


Education

Schools 'desperately need' cash injection, MPs say

Schools and colleges urgently need billions more in funding, a committee of MPs says.


In Picture

Africa's week in pictures: 12-18 July 2019

A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond.


Magazine

HIV Positive and proud: What’s with the stigma?

Attitudes to HIV have barely changed since the 1980s. Four activists debunk misconceptions and tell us why they’re HIV positive and proud.


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Russia alarmed by large fall in bee populations



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