Shipping magnate says he 'isn't happy', but backs down after daughter penned poignant open letter asking him to accept her for who she is
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Wednesday 18 December 2013
London's West End has seen a 14 per cent jump in costs this year to $259
Friday 13 December 2013
“Millions of people who are getting into the middle class want to have a piece of ivory”
Monday 09 December 2013
Jump racing’s essential paradox, that often as not the best chasers cannot jump, was perfectly illustrated at the weekend, when last season’s Cheltenham Gold Cup runner-up Sir Des Champs followed the Gold Cup fourth The Giant Bolster in proving unequal to the fundamental task, departing at the third fence in a three-runner race on his reappearance at Punchestown. The two-and-a-half-mile Grade One contest, so rapidly reduced to a match, went to stablemate Arvika Ligeonniere.
Tips and deals of the week: Three international roaming, Philip Kingsley Happy Hair Days Kit and the Al Bidda Boutique Hotel in Doha
Saturday 07 December 2013
Wednesday 04 December 2013
It is cultural norms in communities that orient children towards education
Tuesday 03 December 2013
China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Germany and Australia among top five countries using the yuan to finance trade
Monday 02 December 2013
Former US Open champion and Ryder Cup winner Graeme McDowell will help lead Team Europe's challenge at next year's inaugural EurAsia Cup in Malaysia.
Friday 29 November 2013
Hong Kong government said at least three of the people on board who were taken to hospital were in a serious condition
Shenzhen airport Terminal Three: Vast, shiny, new - and empty? China's latest temple to aviation opens
Thursday 28 November 2013
It can handle 45 million passengers a year, 30 per cent more than Terminal Five. It cost $1bn (£612m), just one-seventh the cost of the Heathrow project. And while T5 had been 20 years in the making, the bigger Terminal 3 at Shenzen took only five.
Sunday 24 November 2013
Ireland have secured their place in next year's Twenty20 World Cup thanks to a fantastic performance from Paul Stirling.
Friday 15 November 2013
Cardiff Blues man will make his debut against Argentina at outside centre due to an injury to Jonathan Davies
Tuesday 12 November 2013
Bulova are replacing Hublot, who erected a distinctive Tower in the Old Trafford car park
Thursday 10 October 2013
Lon Snowden expresses gratitude to Russia and Putin for providing safe haven to the NSA whistleblower
Monday 07 October 2013
Trainer Criquette Head-Maarek confirmed on Monday that her Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe winner Treve will stay in training as a four-year-old next season to defend her Longchamp crown.
Sunday 06 October 2013
Unbeaten filly surges clear of high-class field to give trainer second win and frustrate Japan
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
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- 2 To help fuel their propaganda machine against the poor, our government has now decided to redefine the word 'welfare'
- 3 Jeremy Hunt: 'I took my children to A&E because I didn't want to wait for GP appointment'
- 4 Girl, 7, gets Tesco to remove 'stupid' sign suggesting superheroes are 'for boys'
- 5 This letter from a reader explains why women can’t play football