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Beware the 'stray-at-home' dad

Growing numbers of men are looking after their children to let their spouses pursue careers but this can come at a terrible cost, writes Lucy Cavendish.

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Scott Watson may meet journalist

Convicted double murderer Scott Watson has won a court battle which could allow him to meet a journalist behind bars and break his 17-year silence.



After Blatter: where to now?

Sepp Blatter may be vacating the president's chair but the embattled organisation has a lot of work to do to clean up its…

Few rescued as hope fades

A total of 14 people have been rescued, but the vast majority of the 456 people on board, many of them elderly tourists, were unaccounted for.

Cameras taken in lion park probe

The camera of an American woman mauled to death by a lion in South Africa has been taken by police investigating what prompted the big cat to pounce.



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Rugby: Penalty count a weak point

Liam Messam leads the way with 21 penalties and one yellow card, with Ben Franks (18 penalties) and Richie McCaw (17 penalties, plus one yellow card) also high-profile…

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