In the news: some of the headline-makers of 2018

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Emile Ratelband, a 69-year-old motivational guru. Amending his age “would have a variety of undesirable legal and societal implications”, the court in Arnhem said. Photograph:  Roland Heitink/AFP/Getty Images

Dutch motivational speaker Emile Ratelband says he feels like a 49-year-old but according to Dutch law he is still 69. A Dutch court on Monday reject(...)

Emile Ratelband (69) in the centre of Arnhem, Netherlands. Photograph: Roland Heitink/AFP/Getty

A 69-year-old Dutch “positivity guru” who says he does not feel his age has started a battle to make himself legally 20 years younger on the grounds t(...)