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Billie Holiday: the founding mother of jazz, on her 100th birthday

Billie Holiday Konzert um 1947

Adjectives such as “distinctive” and “authentic” just don’t go far enough. No one could interpret a song like Billie Holiday. Her influence on jazz can still be heard and felt today – 100 years after she was born.

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09.04.2015 | 15:20

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Amputation to Prevent Breast and Ovarian Cancer

(Copyright: Reuters/D. Moloshok)

(Copyright: Reuters/D. Moloshok)

Breast and ovarian cancers pose a serious threat to women’s health. Both types of cancer are now at the centre of debate after several celebrities decided to have their breast and ovaries owing to the risk of them contracting cancer.

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03.04.2015 | 13:09

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Curated Shopping

People have been shopping from home for decades. Kisura is a Berlin start-up that is filling a gap in the market – by offering personal consultancy services with the help of fashion stylists. See more here!

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03.04.2015 | 12:50

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