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Top Stories / Top Stories - 4 months ago

Meeting my long-lost Jamaican family

Keith Freeman, 72, from Lichfield has thought he was an only child for his entire life, that is until a few months ago when his cousin Theresa's family history investigations led to the discovery that he is in fact, one of 10 siblings. Keith and his...

Top Stories / Top Stories - 4 months ago

Bitcoin: The first ten years

Ten years ago today, Bitcoin was born. A mysterious person going by the fictitious name Satoshi Nakamoto released a paper, saying how his new money would work. It was meant to be a global, digital currency that governments and banks couldn't interfe...

Top Stories / Top Stories - 4 months ago

From Syria to Cambridge University

Studying with a mobile phone instead of textbooks, Abdullah Kattineh battled power outages and poverty to get his university place. The Syrian student from the government-controlled Tartus area recently started studying an undergraduate degree at Co...