"[Book dedication:] To myself, without whose inspired and tireless efforts this book would not have been possible."
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- England's visually-impaired team who are preparing to take part in the fourth blind cricket World Cup later this week.
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- Who will be Tunisia's next president? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:29:23 GMT
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- Bahrain: Will polls fuel unrest? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:34:05 GMT
- The people of the island kingdom of Bahrain go to the polls on 22 November in the first general election since the Arab Spring protests of 2011.
- Albania opens huge Cold War bunker Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:50:01 GMT
- A secret five-storey bunker that Albania's communist regime built in the 1970s to survive a nuclear bomb opens to the public for the first time.
- 'Hitler' painting fetches $161,000 Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:23:34 GMT
- A watercolour thought to be painted by Adolf Hitler sells at an auction in Nuremberg, Germany, for 130,000 euros (£103,000; $161,000).
- RBS sorry for 'incorrect' evidence Mon, 24 Nov 2014 01:07:24 GMT
- Royal Bank of Scotland apologised for giving incorrect evidence to a parliamentary hearing, letters released by the Treasury Committee reveal.
- Asia shares higher on China rate cut Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:47:47 GMT
- Asian stock markets open higher as investors cheer an interest rate cut in China and the European Central Bank's vow to fight deflation.
- Police make computer hijack arrests Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:21:26 GMT
- Fifteen people have been arrested, including four in the UK, in connection with the hijacking of computers.
- Google tries ad-free net experiment Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:30:09 GMT
- Search giant Google has unveiled an experiment that lets people pay to visit sites rather than see adverts.