Review: Curtain Up: The New Testament by Rachel Ivor Waring

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Review: Curtain Up: The New Testament by Rachel Ivor Waring

Curtain Up: The New Testament Rachel Ivor Waring Chatto & Windus £16.99, pp360 From the moment of salvation and the message of salvation, the Bible’s narratives about grief are peppered with more grieving than…

5 great women writers whose work dominated the 1970s

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5 great women writers whose work dominated the 1970s

Noah Gordon, the American novelist and essayist, who died on 12 March in New York at age 95, brought together a classic tradition of American fiction, celebrated in books such as The Man Who…

Your small business year in pictures 2018

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Your small business year in pictures 2018

Tech entrepreneur and death defying selfie take from the dawn of the smartphone era Elizabeth Holmes has admitted she is not a good leader and was “ambitious” in spite of faulty stock options. But…

Myanmar authorities arrest nurses with ties to rebel group

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Myanmar authorities arrest nurses with ties to rebel group

Myanmar authorities have detained 18 nurses from the National Health Services Party over the last month and are accusing them of spying, defaming the military and violating the law by assisting Buddhist monks and…