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‘I hate my daughter’s lazy boyfriend’

Every instinct in your body cries out to protect your offspring. What should you do? Rowen Pelling has some advice.

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The other side of Christmas cheer

At this time of compulsory smiles let's spare a thought for many who are feeling anything but festive, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

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Why you never finish that novel

It’s no surprise that half of us never finish novels. Tom Utley is still wading through one he began 43 years ago...

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Why the Pakistani war on children kee ...

The horrific attack on a school in Peshawar which resulted in the deaths of at least 141 is one of the most brutal assaults on a school anywhere, w ...