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Many women fear the festive period. Not a year goes by when we don’t see a seasonal rise in incidents reported to the police.
North Korean refugees are being denied British asylum, despite having risked their lives to escape one of the world's most feared totalitarian dictatorships.
The Good Loaf is a haven for women who have been in prison, on probation or in long-term unemployment – it even has a resident domestic abuse support worker.
Increasing numbers of female migrants are not seeking antenatal care because they fear high costs or being thrown out of the UK.
Property guardianships, where tenants trade rights for lower rent, look an attractive alternative. But London's property market means even they are increasingly out of reach, writes Maya Oppenheim.
It wasn't just Labour and the Liberal Democrats who suffered a heavy defeat last Thursday - the opinion pollsters did too.
Braving the damp weather, Occupy protesters have occupied a square in front of the Supreme Court, calling for a movement for representative and participative democracy.
With 200,000 renters evicted for complaining about health and safety problems in the past year, the government has decided to back a Private Members' Bill that would protect tenants from revenge evictions.
With 97 per cent of the Scottish population registered to vote, a record turnout could swing the pendulum in favour of the Yes or No camp.
A selection of the best, or most ridiculous, newspaper front pages during the Scottish referendum campaign.