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.
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
The political class is doing what Hitler couldn’t – destroying Britain
Scottish independence: Nationalist leader Jim Sillars threatens pro-union companies with 'day of reckoning' after independence
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
- 2 Scottish independence: Learn from Quebec's mistakes and beware of promises. Vote Yes.
- 3 'Necrophilia-obsessed' girl among double murder accused in three-way sex case
- 4 A bottle of wine a day is not bad for you and abstaining is worse than drinking, scientist claims