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Documents reveal England’s King Edward VIII secretly bugged by government before abdication

Britain’s Edward VIII was secretly bugged shortly before his abdication as ministers worried about the potential impact of him standing down, documents newly released by the National Archives reveal. Home Secretary Sir John Simon made the decision that General Post Office (GPO) officials should listen in on the king’s phone…

Croatia offers nudists their own ‘piece of paradise’

Three quarters of a century after a “royal skinny dip” made it a pioneering nudist destination, Croatia is striving to attract more of the world’s growing army of “nakationers”. “At Kandarola nudists can find their own piece of paradise, with peace and a little space just for themselves without being…