Girls lack confidence in their ability in maths and science and are therefore put off from applying for jobs in engineering and computing, a new study from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) shows today.
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Monday 15 July 2013
Friday 05 July 2013
The arrival of the Real Madrid striker is more than a statement of intent, he is the right player for the Gunners
Friday 21 June 2013
This River is surely the most accomplished album yet from Florida-based songwriter JJ Grey, whose Southern soul and funk leanings are brought to fruition by the skilled attentions of backing band Mofro.
Friday 14 June 2013
New app allows Office 365 subscribers to edit Word, PowerPoint and Excel documents on iPhones
Thursday 13 June 2013
The opportunities are huge, but so are the risks. The most important role Government can play is investing in digital infrastructure and getting businesses on board
Thursday 30 May 2013
Meanwhile its latest report shows a big drop in home repossessions
Sunday 19 May 2013
England opener's ambition to top the order in Ashes series is under real threat after his failure at Lord's and the impact of team-mate Root
Wednesday 01 May 2013
Whether you’re hitting the gym to the Boss you or pounding the pavements to J-Lo, we’ve got the perfect pair for the job.
Meet Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff, the Harvard professors who thought they had austerity licked - and Thomas Herndon, the student who proved them wrong
Monday 22 April 2013
Tim Walker looks at the postgraduate whose work caught out two of the biggest names in economics
Thursday 11 April 2013
Sales of PCs have been hit by the biggest decline in 20 years thanks to consumers increasingly choosing tablet computers over their less portable counterparts.
Thursday 28 March 2013
It is a torrid tale of unrequited love which ends with a charge of sexual harassment. But Bound With New Ropes, a 480 page-turner priced at £10, has one unusual feature – it was authored by an NHS anaesthetist while his patients were asleep.
Wednesday 27 March 2013
Education Secretary Michael Gove’s exam reforms could discriminate against girls, teachers warned today.
Thursday 07 March 2013
Doctor Who is to celebrate its 50th anniversary with a three-day event expected to draw thousands of fans - and an array of stars and talent from the series.
Wednesday 14 November 2012
If you’re looking for cool, Seventies retro, earpads as comfy as old cushions or cans that keep your music private, this selection has it all...
Monday 22 October 2012
Star Trek fans made history on Saturday by breaking the record for the largest gathering of people dressed as characters from the TV series at the "Destination Star Trek London" convention.
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train