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
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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