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Fastest way to spice up book club! Blame it on Bridgerton, but the bonkbuster is back. ROWAN PELLING rates the raunchiest spring tomes — all written by women Rowan Pelling has edited erotic magazines,...

The Reserve Bank board has used its final meeting of the year to hold official interest rates at a record-low 0.1 per cent, where financial markets and analysts expect them to remain for at least another...

SWEDEN’S coronavirus infection rate has skyrocketed ahead of the UK as its second spike continues to rise. The number of people hospitalised with the virus is almost doubling each week, after the country...

Birth rates will drop, people will stay single for longer and women will sexualise themselves more: Scientists predict how society will change in a post-COVID world A multidisciplinary team of experts...

Suicide in children and young adults has been a public health crisis in the United States for years — and new data suggests it is getting worse. A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and...

The Reserve Bank of Australia has held official interest rates at a record low 0.25 per cent ahead of new data set to confirm the nation's deepest economic downturn since the 1930s. Following its...

Depression rates have DOUBLED since coronavirus hit Britain: 20% of adults were depressed in June — up from 9.7% before the pandemic, official data shows The Office for National Statistics (ONS) released...

The Reserve Bank has held official interest rates steady at a record low while expressing concern about the economic fallout from the stage four lockdown of Melbourne. Following its regular monthly meeting...

Coronavirus death rates ‘drop in the summer’ as researchers claim hotter months offer a ‘window of opportunity’ to get rid of Covid-19 because it is more dangerous in the winter Experts...

The COVID-19 pandemic has been strange, to say the least. We’ve had to adjust to a whole new normal, including wearing face masks, constantly washing our hands, working from home, and replacing...

Unemployment numbers ‘will take some time’ to get back to pre-coronavirus levels: Jerome Powell Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell says it’s unknown what unemployment numbers will get...

Divorce filings are skyrocketing from quarantine-weary and financially stressed couples, according to top matrimonial attorneys, who are experiencing a 50 percent rise in inquiries from potential clients. According...

Deforestation rates in the Amazon hit a new high in the first two months of 2020 with 181 square miles lost despite heavy seasonal rains, which experts blame on illegal logging operations Satellite data...

Unintended pregnancies are a situation many people with uteruses have to confront. Both birth control and abortion access can help people make the decisions that are best for them. Now, a new study shows...

VASHON ISLAND, Wash. — Sarah Day is a school nurse with “street cred” when it comes to the polarizing issue of vaccines on an idyllic island in Washington state known for its rural beauty, counterculture...

Lifeline for British High Street as Philip Hammond’s budget promises to slash business rates by a third for half a million small retailers and give a £650m boost to our town centres Philip Hammond...