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Sunday 11 March 2012
Promoting domesticity to make it in a man's world – a clear-eyed memoir
Saturday 10 March 2012
My first thought when I embarked on this project was: do women write porn?
Friday 09 March 2012
If the under-24s are the 'lost generation', then the over-40s are the 'forgotten generation'
Tuesday 21 February 2012
Like many instances in which we deploy a French word to describe something, being an ‘entrepreneur’ can often sound a lot more glamorous than it is.
Monday 20 February 2012
Nominated for nine major theatre awards Ghost the Musical is a timeless fantasy about the power of love.
Monday 20 February 2012
China's Vice President Xi Jinping meets a newborn calf named after him yesterday during his three-day visit to Ireland. Mr Xi was given a 40-minute tour of James Lynch's family-run dairy farm at Sixmilebridge, Co Clare.
Sunday 19 February 2012
She has wowed the Grammys and stunned the Oscars. Ahead of Tuesday's Brits, Florence Welch tells Craig McLean why she is the go-to performer for global awards extravaganzas – and why no one wants a 'sober and boring' pop star.
Friday 10 February 2012
Thursday 09 February 2012
The boom in high-grade beans should be bringing rural Africa riches. Instead, it is fuelling a lethal crimewave
Wednesday 18 January 2012
Free schools and academies in England are to be offered 3,000 work experience placements for pupils with Barclays under a new package of support announced by the bank.
Friday 13 January 2012
It was gratifying yesterday to open my copy of Britain’s favourite newspaper (“Just Say Aye” – or even i – as the adverts have it) and discover two letters from readers agreeing with my assessment of the film The Artist, which has been lauded by film critics, but left me strangely unmoved.
Wednesday 11 January 2012
Starbucks has come under fire from its customers after changing the terms of its loyalty scheme.
Sunday 01 January 2012
Mary Portas spent seven months writing her exhaustive, 50-page report on how to save the nation's high streets, so I am pleased to inform the Government and retailers that I can tell shops how to save themselves in the next 700 words. Fundamentally, the secret is to emulate John Lewis and not to be like La Senza, which will all seem very obvious when I explain it.
Saturday 17 December 2011
Thursday 01 December 2011
High street coffee shops could pose a risk to pregnant women due to large variations in caffeine content, according to research.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
- 2 Mystery man who gave mum heart-warming note on train 'wanted to put a smile on her face'
- 5 Amal Clooney gives excellent answer to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights