10 things you need to know this week

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Uni life is pretty hectic, which is why we’ve got together with The Times to give you a quick lowdown of what’s been going on in the world this week, with 10 things you need to know.

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1. Jesy Nelson will explore body image and mental health in a new documentary for the BBC.

2. McDonald's have announced their new vegan product, McNuggets.

3. Cardi B will play an ex-stripper alongside Lili Reinhart and J-Lo in the movie 'Hustlers'.

4. Researchers have said smoking strong forms of Cannabis increases the chances of serious mental health problems.

5. Lorraine Kelly wins £1.2m tax row against HMRC over ITV work

6. Dementia rates have fallen by 15% a decade over the last 30 years. Experts have said the shift is down to healthier living, including a reduction in smoking.

7. An Indian billionaire diamond trader whose jewellery was loved by many celebrities, including Kate Winslet, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Karlie Kloss, has been arrested after a year on the run.

8. 58 year old factory worker, Ade Goodchild scooped up £71 million in the Euromillions lottery, stating that the money ‘bloody well will change him’.

9. Stormzy is set to appear in the BBC’s adaptation of Malorie Blackman’s novel Noughts + Crosses.

10. A petition to revoke Article 50 has crashed Parliament website after receiving over 600k signatures.

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