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JK Rowling says she received ‘loads’ of rejections before Harry Potter success

JK Rowling says she received ‘loads’ of rejections before Harry Potter success

Harry Potter author tells fans on Twitter that she was also rejected under pen name Robert Galbraith, saying ‘they don’t even want me in a beard’

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Sorry Russell Crowe, but only the greats can improvise

Sorry Russell Crowe, but only the greats can improvise

Russell Crowe thought Gladiator's best line was rubbish – and made up his own. Thankfully, he was forced to stick to the script

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Samir Shah on Islam, Australia and being a  serial blasphemer

Samir Shah on Islam, Australia and being a serial blasphemer

In a new book the Pakistan-born comedian who grew up as a Muslim and became an atheist takes on the ‘atrocious’ debate about Islam in Australia, complaining that critics and supporters are ‘shouting the same one-liners at each other’

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Paul Graham:  The photography I most respect pulls something out of the ether

Paul Graham: The photography I most respect pulls something out of the ether

The influential English photographer talks to Sean O'Hagan about succeeding in New York after years as an outsider in London

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Why are we obsessed with the Nazis?

Why are we obsessed with the Nazis?

The Nazis still have a strong hold on us – in daily news stories, in bookshops and cinemas, even on the streets of Europe. Does it exert such a grip because it represents racism in its most extreme form?

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Russian hackers  stole passwords of British MPs and public servants

Russian hackers stole passwords of British MPs and public servants

Credentials of officials – including MPs, diplomats and senior police officers – reportedly sold on Russian websites after 2012 attack on LinkedIn

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Kanye West wants  five or six  kids

Kanye West wants five or six kids

Kanye West reportedly wants ''five or six'' children with Kim Kardashian West, despite Kim's inability to carry any more children.

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Rihanna helps fan through heartbreak

Rihanna helps fan through heartbreak

Rihanna has helped a fan overcome heartbreak by replying to his message on Twitter and telling him his sadness ''won't be forever''.

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A Manual For Heartache- Book review: Guiding light in dark times

A Manual For Heartache- Book review: Guiding light in dark times

WHEN Cathy Rentzenbrink was 17 her adored brother Matty, 16, was knocked down by a car and left in a persistent vegetative state.

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Believe Me by Eddie Izzard: Book review

Believe Me by Eddie Izzard: Book review

EDDIE Izzard had theatrical ambitions as a child. He even created his own teddy bear theatre after playing with the belt of his dressing gown and discovering that he could make the dressing gown rise like a theatrical curtain.

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