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Controversy as linesman lands Erling Haaland's signature
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Controversy as linesman lands Erling Haaland's signature

Apr 7th 2021, 12:12 AM 19,871 Views 8 Comments

The Romanian officials were also involved in a couple of controversial incidents during the match.

'Umbrella shafts, bamboo and bicycle spokes': The illegal abortions killing Myanmar's women
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'Umbrella shafts, bamboo and bicycle spokes': The illegal abortions killing Myanmar's women

May 7th 2017, 8:00 AM 10,932 Views 32 Comments

Contraception is available in the country, but few women know how to use it and many young people are too ashamed to buy it.

Exiled Pakistani political chief faces investigation over alleged sex talk
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Exiled Pakistani political chief faces investigation over alleged sex talk

Feb 27th 2016, 9:50 PM 8,704 Views 6 Comments

Altaf Hussain was filmed allegedly talking to male and female troops about sex.

If I'm in lingering pain, I should have the choice to end my life
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If I'm in lingering pain, I should have the choice to end my life

Sep 12th 2015, 4:20 PM 1,298 Views 68 Comments

We should put the topic of Euthanasia on the table for a national debate towards legalising it here in Ireland, writes Aaron McKenna.

'No one wants to talk about their bowel movements, but some people are suffering'
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'No one wants to talk about their bowel movements, but some people are suffering'

May 19th 2015, 6:05 AM 34,099 Views 33 Comments

Alison Kelly has been living with Crohn’s Disease for nine years and says it’s time people started talking about their toilet habits.

In North Korea, enjoying football is 'taboo'
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In North Korea, enjoying football is 'taboo'

Jan 8th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,720 Views 6 Comments

The country’s public relations officer has revealed the squad’s overpowering sense of duty to their people is greater than any pleasure derived from playing the game.

Opinion: My son is a little boy who happens to like pink... isn’t that allowed?
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Opinion: My son is a little boy who happens to like pink... isn’t that allowed?

Jul 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 10,957 Views 90 Comments

“It’s not fair Mama, why do only girls get sparkly things?”

Column: We need education about porn, not censorship
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Column: We need education about porn, not censorship

Jul 31st 2013, 7:00 AM 390 Views 45 Comments

While pornography can create dangerous misconceptions about sex, shutting down all such exploration only reinforces the notion that sex is something dirty and shameful, writes Genevieve Shanahan.

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia
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Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia

May 14th 2013, 10:47 AM 15,862 Views 97 Comments

The Russian authorities have been accused of stoking violent attitudes towards gay people following the torture and murder of a young gay man.

New Delhi police note surge in number of reported sex crimes
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New Delhi police note surge in number of reported sex crimes

Mar 30th 2013, 2:21 PM 4,160 Views 10 Comments

Police say more women are “shedding their inhibitions” in a conservative society and registering complaints about sex crimes following the fatal gang-rape of a young woman in the city.

So apparently making a bagel shape in your forehead is a 'thing' now
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So apparently making a bagel shape in your forehead is a 'thing' now

Oct 2nd 2012, 12:03 PM 19,643 Views 64 Comments

If you’re squeamish, and don’t like people getting saline injections to their forehead, better not click here.

Woman carries father's baby and claims: We're in love
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Woman carries father's baby and claims: We're in love

Mar 23rd 2011, 12:14 PM 50,358 Views 12 Comments

Irish-born man and his daughter say they experienced GSA – Genetic Sexual Attraction – after they first met as adults. But does GSA exist?