Life is a lot different for the flexible working creative class and the call centre worker on a zero-hours contract.
How many firemen do we really need?
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There are other ways to make savings that don't ride rough shod over firefighters' contracts.
Too good to be true? Time to hair the evidence!
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Move over, DNA profilers. Scientists are developing a potentially more powerful technique to identify criminals from their hair.
Busting ghost writers is a tricky business.
How lecturers can rest assured that the work they are marking is written by their own student.
Some old favourites are shrinking or changing shape and introducing new ingredients.
Defying borders with education.
Could European based British University campuses offer international and UK home students a chance to escape fee hikes and travel restrictions after Brexit?
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Don't just rely on your degree certificate to get a job after university. Work on your employability too.
If only commuting was so simple.
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Many of Britain's railway employees, customers and bosses are unhappy at the state of the nation's services.
Jim Thorpe and Ben Johnson were both banned from the Olympics. But if each had played at different points in history, they would have been allowed to compete.
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In sports, what's considered fair play has changed throughout history. At one point, even looking 'too poor' was grounds for exclusion.
Let the woman talk.
When a woman takes power and dares to raise her voice, the response is all too telling.
Brexit, borrowing and birth rates may prove a lethal cocktail.
Malcolm Turnbull campaigned on promises of a stable government – but given the Coalition’s slim victory, this may not be possible.
To understand how Australia's political uncertainty is being seen elsewhere, we reconvened our panel of experts from the UK, US, Indonesia and NZ to respond to the election results.
Pokémon's new augmented reality app reveals the challenges we'll face when robots and other autonomous technologies become commonplace.
As the UK’s population ages, the pressures on the NHS can only get worse.
Heavy clouds are on the horizon for NHS England – and older people will suffer the worst in this downpour.
A significant number of people were always going to be disappointed by the result. This is for anyone who wanted to stay.
CT scans deliver a hefty dose of ionising radiation. But the benefits outweigh the risks – most of the time.
Does the rest of the world care about Australia’s election?
Experts in the UK, US, India, Indonesia and NZ explain how Australia's election is playing out abroad and what's at stake for our neighbours and allies.
After one meeting with this rising Labour star, we were already talking about her leadership potential.
It's been a long time coming but Disney is set to tap into the vast and lucrative China market.
Supporting an infant industry.
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A new industry is being created under President Xi Jinping. Meet the two men making it happen.