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    Life

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

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

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

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Victoria Derbyshire show cancelled.
Life

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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Hollie Richardson
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Woman reading the news and feeling anxious
Life

Does the news make you anxious? You could have a “sticky mind”

Here’s how to deal with this common symptom of anxiety.

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Lauren Geall
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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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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.

News podcasts
Life

7 current affairs and news podcasts to keep up with on the commute

Because a lot can happen overnight.

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Emily Reynolds
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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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Johanna Konta was knocked out of Wimbledon 2019 by Barbora Strycova.
People

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."

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Sarah Shaffi
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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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French activists are protesting in an attempt to end femicide for good

Hundreds of people have protested violence against women

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This Cheshire landmark is now a UNSECO World Heritage site

If you hadn't heard of Jodrell Bank Observatory, here's your chance to catch up

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Life

Bad opinion of the day: the Dalai Lama thinks that any female successor must ‘be attractive’

We all love a bit of spiritual sexism

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Life

ITV has banned all-male comedy writing teams. Here’s why.

The aim is 50:50 gender representation.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

Sudan crisis: This is why everyone has a blue profile picture on social media right now

#BlueForSudan shows the positive power of social media.

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Woman reading a newspaper
Life

Why do people share fake news? These recently revealed answers are seriously worrying

Men share more incorrect information online than women do

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Hollie Richardson
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Alex Scott is a pundit for the BBC and Sky
People

Ex-England footballer Alex Scott is still subjected to sexist abuse every single day

"We’ll get to the stage when I’m not regarded as a female pundit, I’m just a pundit."

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Sarah Shaffi
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Porn should be banned on buses and trains to protect women, say MPs

The group is looking at how to protect women and girls from sexual harassment in public.

Judge tells man who admitted coercive and controlling behaviour there are "plenty more fishes in the sea"
Life

UK judge tells convicted abuser that there are “lots more fishes in the sea”

The comments set a dangerous precedent.

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Sarah Shaffi
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