Less than half of 18-30 year old UK women consider themselves to be confident

Whilst young women today may enjoy more freedoms and equality in both their careers and relationships than previous generations, new research reveals they are...

The growing concern about carers

BY Ayesha Babar What makes crime against children and the elderly so much more ghastly and upsetting is the fact that these are the most vulnerable segments of our society...

I’ll weep for Belgium, Ankara AND Lahore but I won’t buy into the grief...

BY Aisha Iqbal Khan I won’t be raising the Belgian flag or putting it on my Facebook profile picture. In fact, I am done with flags entirely and may...

Making Magic full-time after dispensing with life as a pharmacist

BY Alison Bellamy As a teenager Adam Patel would drive his family mad practising magic moves and card tricks while he was still at school. Of...
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Will new government ‘sugar tax’ make a difference in the fight against obesity?

BY Alison Bellamy We all like to make a fuss over a plump baby or chubby cheeked toddler, and rewarding a child with an occasional...

Star Wars Droid Awakens the Force at Madame Tussauds London

The Star Wars at Madame Tussauds London experience welcomed a new character to its epic ranks today when BB-8, set in a Jakku desert...

80% of people in Yorkshire and the Humber fear future generations will never have...

A staggering 80% of people in Yorkshire and the Humber fear it will be impossible for future generations to have a home to settle...

Victims of child sexual exploitation overlooked due to stereotyping

Children at risk of sexual exploitation maybe being missed as some front-line workers are stereotyping victims, warns Barnardo's in a report published today, on...

Mother Teresa to be honoured at The Asian Awards

On the same day as it has been announced that Mother Theresa will be granted sainthood by Pope Francis in a ceremony in September, The Asian...

80% of CBI members think being in EU is best for their business

The CBI’s Chairmen’s Committee has taken the final step in endorsing the leading business group’s mandate to make the economic case for the UK...