Woman shamed into losing seven stone after mortifying V Festival moment

A woman who was hooked on chocolate and takeaways lost a staggering seven stone – after she broke a chair at a music festival.

Lynsey Blackshaw, 29, tipped the scales at 17 stone after years of gorging on fast-food and sweet treats all washed down with pints of beer.

The secondary school teacher could munch through an entire sharing pack of Cadbury’s chocolate bars and scoffed more than 3,000 calories

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Travelling to India’s Himalayan frontiers? Here’s why you see fluttering colored flags and stone stacks



a group of people flying colorful kites: A part of the Buddhist religion similar to the one practised in neighbouring Tibet, these sights while making up for pleasant roadside views, also hold great cultural and historical significances.


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A part of the Buddhist religion similar to the one practised in neighbouring Tibet, these sights while making up for pleasant roadside views, also hold great cultural and historical significances.

By Monidipa Dey

Those that have travelled to Ladakh, Spiti, Sikkim or to other Indian Himalayan states will be familiar with the innumerable pretty chortens that dot the landscape and the colourful flags with

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