Half a million 15-year-olds were tested in 65 countries - and we were 26th in maths and 23rd in reading
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Monday 01 April 2013
Wealthy Chinese shoppers are beginning to ditch European shopping trips for Asian spending sprees.
Sunday 24 March 2013
Yohji Yamamoto pioneered designer and sports-label collaborations. As his Y-3 line for Adidas notches up a decade, he talks to Rebecca Gonsalves
Monday 11 March 2013
No, is the short answer. For the long answer, read on...
Wednesday 06 March 2013
The recruitment specialist Michael Page is pinning its hopes on emerging markets growth after a fall in profits.
Tuesday 05 March 2013
American pro basketball will be stage in Manchester for the first time as the Philidelphia 76ers play Oklahoma Thunder in a global eight-team NBA pre-season tour.
Monday 04 March 2013
Owners of the Asus Transformer Pad should receive the update automatically
Monday 25 February 2013
Thank you. Thank you so much. Thank you, movie god. I really need to share this with all 3,000. Everybody who worked with me on Life of Pi. I want to thank you for… I really want to thank you for believing in this story and share this incredible journey with me.
Friday 22 February 2013
Research shows growing gap between students in the UK and those in Taiwan and Hong Kong
Tuesday 19 February 2013
Ask around undergraduate bars and common rooms and one major complaint about doing a postgraduate course is that it'll increase the size of your overdraft. But with a little bit of ingenuity, it doesn't have to.
Friday 08 February 2013
Turns out President Putin is a big Boyz II Men fan; and why the Big Mac will tell you everything you need to know about the Eurozone
Is it an iPhone? An HTC? Surely not a Samsung! North Korean leader Kim Jong-un spotted with mystery mobile phone
Tuesday 05 February 2013
Speculation arose after a photograph emerged of Kim Jong-un chairing a meeting with top security advisors
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- 5 Japan cracks down on leaks after scandal of Fukushima nuclear power plant