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  • Davina McCall
    People

    Davina McCall on how she’s protecting her mental health during lockdown

  • Elsewhere
    Life

    What is going on elsewhere?

  • Emily Maitlis on Newsnight
    People

    Emily Maitlis just shut down the government’s misleading coronavirus narrative

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Elsewhere Section
Life

Elsewhere: 5 global news bites

Find out the latest on what is going on globally right now.

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Digital Team
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Coronavirus: best news podcasts.
Life

Get your daily coronavirus updates with these podcasts, then get on with your day

Because there's a lot of news to digest right now.

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Hollie Richardson
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Coronavirus warning for young people
Life

Think you’ll get away with coronavirus because you’re young? Read this

Scientists have shared some important new Covid-19 information.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Private renting during coronavirus.
Life

Privately renting during coronavirus? This is the latest expert advice

Here’s the latest news for tenants and landlords.

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Hollie Richardson
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Kiran Meeda
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This people-powered movement is donating hygiene products to those in need — here’s how you can help

Because everyone should have the right to wash their hands properly.

Coronavirus poem with powerful message makes serious waves on Facebook
Life

The powerful coronavirus message making serious waves on Facebook

“Yes, there is disease. Yes, there is sickness. Yes, there is even death. But...”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Woman reading the news and feeling anxious
Life

Do you feel anxious after reading the news? You could have a “sticky mind”

Here’s how to deal with (and shift) those anxious thoughts.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

7 warning signs that you’re in a one-sided friendship

Psychologists estimate we undertake a ‘friendship turnover’ every seven or so years. But how do you know if you’re in a one-sided friendship?

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Stylist Team
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Female homicide rises
Life

These statistics on female homicide victims show why we need to pass the Domestic Abuse Bill

“No woman fleeing domestic abuse should be turned away from safety.”

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Heloise Wood
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Long Reads

“I was an ISIS bride who fled the UK for Syria. This is my story”

As Shamima Begum loses her appeal against being stripped of her British citizenship, one woman reveals what it's really like to live as a jihadi bride in Syria.

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Chloe Govan
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Meghan Markle: how tabloids are using “Megxit” to distract us from real news
People

How the press is using “Megxit” to distract us from what’s really important

Whatever you think about Meghan Markle, those ‘Megxit’ headlines have us blindsided.

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Nell Frizzell
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Hollie Richardson
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Victoria Derbyshire’s reaction to her show’s cancellation echoes the big question we all have

Why is such a popular female-led show taking the hit?

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Life

How to stop negative news stories impacting your mental health

14 ways to stay calm when the world’s headlines trigger your anxiety.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This is the day of the year you’re most likely to download a dating app

‘Dating Sunday’ is fast approaching.

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Natalie Cornish
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Life

A record number of female MPs have won seats in the 2019 general election

Jo Swinson may have been unseated, but we now have more female lawmakers than ever before.

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Natalie Cornish
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News diet
Life

Do you need to go on a news diet? Here’s how to tell, according to experts

Intuitive eating has gained popularity in the last couple of years, and it’s worth applying a similar form of mindfulness in the way we get our news.

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Cate Sevilla
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Ruth Davidson addresses the media during her resignation speech at The Macdonald Hotel, Edinburgh on August 29, 2019 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
People

Ruth Davidson’s resignation shows we still haven’t cracked the nut of employment and parenting

That a party leader in Britain, in 2019, cannot be supported in order to work as both a parent and a public servant is depressing as hell.

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Nell Frizzell
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The Office for National Statistics has released ethnicity pay gap statistics.
Life

Why the ethnic pay gap figures are essential, even if they’re disappointing

It's the first time such statistics have been released.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Sarah Shaffi
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Johanna Konta hits back at “disrespectful and patronising” journalist after Wimbledon defeat

"I am a professional competitor who did her best today and that's all there is to that."

Amal Clooney
People

Amal Clooney has stepped up to defend a woman being silenced by her president

Amal Clooney’s latest human rights case will undoubtedly prove critical in the fight against fake news

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Meena Alexander
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