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Belinda Goldsmith

Belinda Goldsmith

    Almost 46-million people trapped in slavery – Global Slavery Index
    Almost 46-million people trapped in slavery – Global Slavery Index
    Almost 46-million people are living as slaves globally with the greatest number in India but the highest prevalence of slavery in North Korea,...
    JK Rowling supports fight against Scottish independence
    JK Rowling supports fight against Scottish independence
    JK Rowling, Britain's best-selling author and creator of teenage wizard Harry Potter, has donated £1-million to the campaign against Scottish...
    George Clooney to marry UK human rights lawyer
    George Clooney to marry UK human rights lawyer
    A London law firm confirmed the worst-kept secret in show business on Monday by sending congratulations to one of...
    Publicist Max Clifford found guilty of sexual assault
    Publicist Max Clifford found guilty of sexual assault
    Britain's best-known celebrity publicist Max Clifford was found guilty on Monday of eight charges of indecently assaulting teenagers over a...
    Veteran UK Labour politician Tony Benn dies
    Veteran UK Labour politician Tony Benn dies
    Veteran British Labour politician Tony Benn, who was born into the aristocracy but became a champion of the left, has died aged 88, his family said...
    Baftas: 'Gravity' claims biggest trophy haul
    Baftas: 'Gravity' claims biggest trophy haul
    The harrowing drama 12 Years a Slave...
    Enslaved women lived in political collective
    Enslaved women lived in political collective
    The women aged 69, 57, and 30 were rescued after calling an anti-slavery charity for help. Police arrested a man and a woman, both aged 67, of...
    Wimbledon: orange shoes out, coloured undies ok
    Wimbledon: orange shoes out, coloured undies ok
    The Swiss player received orders from Wimbledon organisers on Wednesday to change the offending orange-soled shoes.
    Cannes draws to a close with cliffhanger
    Cannes draws to a close with cliffhanger
    Twenty films packed with sex, violence and emotional anguish are vying at the world's biggest cinema showcase for the Palme d'Or, one of...
    Glitz and glam: Cannes opens to fitting 'The Great Gatsby'
    Glitz and glam: Cannes opens to fitting 'The Great Gatsby'
    The Australian director's adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's novel starring Leonardo DiCaprio surprised some Hollywood insiders,...
    Pity commuters in Beijing, Mexico City and Jo'burg
    Pity commuters in Beijing, Mexico City and Jo'burg
    If you think your drive to work is bad then spare a thought for commuters in the cities of Beijing, Mexico City and Johannesburg which have come...
    Fresh muffins? Warm undies? 'Awesome' blog becomes book
    Fresh muffins? Warm undies? 'Awesome' blog becomes book
    Depressed by reading bad news daily and with his marriage failing, Canadian Neil Pasricha decided to try to focus on the positive and come up with...