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    “How it felt to be reunited with my 97-year-old grandmother for the first time since the pandemic”

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ANNA AKANA as RAIKOU in episode 107 of JUPITER’S LEGACY
TV

Netflix’s superhero series Jupiter’s Legacy is launching in May

The much-loved comic book series from Kick-Ass writer Mark Millar is coming to Netflix.

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Charley Ross
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Celebrity

Angelina Jolie gets frank about how divorce has really affected her career

“That's really the truth of it...”

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Hollie Richardson
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June (Elisabeth Moss) holds her baby in The Handmaid's Tale
TV

The Handmaid’s Tale has inspired a surprising new baby name trend

Step aside, Game Of Thrones; there’s a new TV series inspiring baby names left, right and centre...

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Kayleigh Dray
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A happy woman
Relationships

We’re adults now, so why do we still care what our parents think?

Stylist explores the perennial need for parental validation – and how to break free from it.

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Anita Ghosh
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Carly Lewis-Oduntan
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“I became a young carer as a teenager and this is how my life changed”

"Getting out of the house to go to school was like escapism – even though I couldn’t keep up with it."

Jay Z, daughter Blue Ivy Carter and recording artist Beyonce attend the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for NARAS)
Celebrity

Blue Ivy just won her first Grammy aged 9, and Twitter has a lot to say about it

“Beyoncé better make some room on that awards shelf of hers!”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Relationships

What Mother’s Day is like when you and your mum are not close

Today is Mother's Day, and it can feel inescapable at that this time of year especially if you and your mum aren't close.

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Michele Theil
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Best box sets ever: The Gilmore Girls
Entertainment

17 fantastic films and TV shows about mother-daughter relationships

From Gilmore Girls to The Farewell.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Woman covering her eye
Relationships

How to deal with criticism from your parents, no matter what your age

From our looks to our lifestyle choices, many of us face disheartening put-downs from our families throughout adulthood – but how should we react to it?

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Charley Ross
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Holding a baby's hand
Women

Why so many more women are considering adoption during the pandemic

Meet the women who are taking steps to adopt and form their own families amid the chaos of coronavirus.

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Natalie Gil
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Kate Hudson wants people with estranged parents to know they're not alone
Celebrity

Kate Hudson wants people with estranged parents to know they’re not alone

The actor has discussed her estrangement from her father, calling it “a 41-year-old issue”.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Hollie Richardson
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7 women share their very honest thoughts about being childfree

“People kept telling me I’d change my mind”

A woman walking past a 'stay home, save lives' sign in London
Family & Friends

Noticed friends breaking Covid rules? Here’s how to talk to them about it

Is it our responsibility to call out our friends?

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Lauren Geall
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Life

How to navigate cultural expectations, according to an expert

Getting the balance right can be tricky

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Life

The 5 most common regrets of the dying – and what we can learn from them

Learn to live in the moment and care less about what other people think.

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Bronnie Ware
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Mental Health

Selma Blair is here for us all with her honest words about crying at Christmas

It’s normal to feel shaky over the festive season – especially this year.

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Anna Brech
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Relationships

“How my mum and dad's divorce shaped my experiences of love and failure”

If our parents choose to separate, it has an impact on how we approach things as adults. Here's how it's possible to make it into something positive.

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Charlotte Moore
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Life

“My big, beautiful, Ghanaian-British Christmas: how my family celebrates”

Arnelle Paterson describes her childhood festive memories – a mix of Ghanaian and British traditions, from highlife music to watching the EastEnders special.

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Arnelle Paterson
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The awkward truth about watching TV sex scenes with your parents

And yes, the carnal action includes period dramas like Bridgerton.

Christmas and Covid-19: 14 people reveal what Christmas will look like in the age of Covid-19
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15 people reveal what Christmas will look like in the age of Covid-19

“It will probably just be booze and board games, with a few Zoom calls.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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