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34% of British people believe in ghosts – and 9% have communicated with the dead A new YouGov poll for The Sun finds belief in the supernatural to be surprisingly common in Britain. Although previous YouGov surveys have found that only 23% of British people say they are religious, this latest research ...
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73% of British people think that Oscar Pistorius’s sentence was too lenient – but they are divided as to whether culpable homicide was the right conviction Oscar Pistorius began serving a five-year jail sentence for ‘culpable homicide’, or manslaughter, on Tuesday after being cleared of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, ...
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27% of British people who have posted online admit to behaviour that could count as trolling – among young people the figure is 43% Justice Secretary Chris Grayling recently told the Mail on Sunday that ‘internet trolls’ who subject others to sexually offensive, verbally abusive or threatening material online could ...
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In recent days, hundreds of thousands of Snapchat images stored on a third party website were leaked online by internet hackers. Many of these images contained content that users most definitely did not intend to be released publicly.  Some are also believed to show users under the age of 16. ...
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Most British people would support a ban on e-cigarettes being used indoors – and half support a ban on smoking tobacco in public open places such as parks The World Health Organisation called for a ban on the use of e-cigarettes indoors over the summer, warning that the products could ...
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