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‘A delicate balance’: experts’ tips on dealing with Ukraine anxiety in children

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Funmi Alder, the headteacher of Bearwood primary school in Berkshire, is waiting with bated breath to see if her students return from their half-term break next week devastated and convinced that world war three is ab...

Smooth as: how to care for your delicate silks

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More so than other fabrics, the history of silk is shrouded in mystery and folklore, which feels apt for a fibre that is drawn from the cocoon of the silkworm. Its legend begins with the teenage wife of the Yellow Emp...

Delicate matters: how to care for bras and lingerie

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It was Jane Birkin’s mother who suggested: “When you’ve got nothing left, all you can do is get into silk underwear and start reading Proust.” It’s a sentiment that rings true after 18 months of stay-at-home orders, t...

Xi Jinping’s drive for economic equality comes at a delicate moment for China

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For decades the aim in China has been the pursuit of growth, building the world’s second-largest economy from a relative backwater on the international stage. Now, the promise from Beijing is to enlarge the economic p...