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A new start after 60: ‘Exercise is my lifeblood – so I decided to run my first marathon at 74’

Rajinder Singh was five when he learned to run. While his father hand-cut the grass to feed their buffalo, in the village of Devidaspura...

Prudential won’t pay up on our paid-up policy

Way back in 1955, my parents both took out life insurance policies with the Prudential. In 1993 they were told by the company that...

The final piece of my eco puzzle? Switching to a green pension

The people in my life know me as the “sustainable” one. I’m the person who makes every decision guided by my ethics and concern...

From Paris to preppy: this week’s fashion trends

Going upHeart Of Glass The Blondie track is an inspired choice for the House Of Gucci trailer. Expect to hear the 1978 earworm until...

How to escape the crowds in Cornwall? On a bike

I had never hoisted my leg over an e-bike for a multiday tour before, but when someone offered to lend me one – an...

Crossword roundup: arguing about the names of flowers

In the sample clues below, the links take you to explainers from our beginners’ series. The setter’s name often links to an interview with...

What are the tax and mortgage implications if I buy a flat with my son?

Q My 30-year-old son is paying so much in rent that he is struggling to save a big enough deposit to buy his first...

Relax with D&G? Not when it didn’t have me covered

For several years we have paid Domestic & General £7.99 per month to insure our Electrolux washing machine against the cost of breakdown and...

‘I opened it and I just started laughing’: the pitfalls of pandemic shopping

When Sam Bowker and his partner moved into their new rental, they planned to buy a couch the same way they usually did –...

‘They fear the factory can’t last’: pandemic takes local fashion from boom to bust in Sydney

When coronavirus hit international fashion manufacturing centres last year, many Australian designers pivoted to making clothes onshore. But as Sydney’s lockdown extends into the...
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Are we eating ourselves to extinction?

In eastern Turkey, in a golden field overshadowed by grey mountains, I reached out and touched an endangered species. Its ancestors had evolved over...
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Ski trains to resume between London and the French Alps

With more Eurostar trains now running again on routes from London to Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam, travellers have been awaiting news of ski trains...

Apple and Google accused of ‘political censorship’ over Alexei Navalny app

Supporters of the jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny have accused Google and Apple of capitulating to Kremlin pressure after the two tech companies...

Lloyd nets 5 in win to start USWNT farewell tour

playThe United States women's national team completely outclassed Paraguay in a 9-0 friendly win in Cleveland on Thursday night, with Carli Lloyd netting five...