The UK’s ‘City Deals’ have been claimed as responsible for the renaissance of Greater Manchester.
Evidence from the UK experience suggests there are pros and cons in both City Deals and Devolution Deals.
Britain's future could be bright – but first the grid needs a major upgrade.
Wearable tech is heading between women’s legs.
Developers are using wearable tech to help women and girls better understand their bodies.
A smattering of applause for Jeremy Corbyn.
It could have been worse, it could have been better. So the party will simply continue to squabble with itself.
Gifted children in poor areas of Africa’s cities are unlikely to make it to secondary school.
Some believe children who are first-generation learners with illiterate parents are not capable of greatness. But some of the cleverest, most committed and most creative children come from slum areas.
The decision on your doorstep.
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Local elections are taking place across 124 councils in England and will probably have a big impact on the day-to-day issues that most people care about.
Up, up and away.
When you consider the market Ryanair is entering, there is every reason to believe its private jet service will be popular.
Feeling the burn.
It can take the body up to three weeks to fully recover from the strain of running a marathon, so here's some foods that are scientifically proven to help aid recovery.
We asked two academics to check the claim by Michael Gove that the EU court has been grabbing power.
Prince revealed the fault-lines in commercial music making – and he didn’t hesitate to prise them open.
The Sessions Live
A new show offers viewers the chance to be a fly on the wall at the Beatles recording sessions.
No one predicted the tech company’s move into the flag business.
In the decade since its founding, Twitter has built a disproportionately large influence over many aspects of society.
Mathematicians have long been revealing the beauty in the one of nature's most mysterious numbers.
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And it's not all down to David Beckham...
Is there a Dr in the house?
It is possible – with just a couple of awkward provisos.
Women sellers are receiving on average about 80 cents for every dollar men earn when selling the same product, according to new research.
Big data, what can it do for us - and when?
We need the skills to put big data to use before others leave us behind.
There must be another way.
With the theatrics of the Kirchner years finally over, Argentina and the Falklands can start to defrost their relationship.
Climate change makes extreme weather more likely – but we also have the power to make our flood responses smarter.
Not so distant echoes.
If we listen to the songs of displaced Syrians, just as we listen to the songs of victims of the Holocaust, we connect to displaced communities’ creativity, ingenuity and imagination.