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My teenage Prozac diary

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Abba pulses through the nightclub and I dramatically burst into tears due to a recent breakup. I apologise for my outcry to friends over a late-night takeaway. I watch The Worst Person in the World on a Sunday night s...

‘Given a chance’: teenage Ukrainian football talents find hope in Poland

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“It’s heaviest of all for the boys,” says Irina as she watches her son, Denys, play one-twos with a new teammate on an artificial surface in Warsaw’s northern suburbs. “His father isn’t here, and his older brother joi...

Did you solve it? Are you a match for Britain’s teenage geniuses?

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Earlier today I set you this problem from last year’s British Mathematical Olympiad (BMO), the UK’s top maths competition for pre-university students, which is taken by almost 2,000 teenagers a year. The question was ...

La Mif review – remarkable teenage care home drama

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Former Swiss social worker and self-taught film-maker Fred Baillif developed La Mif (the title is slang for “the fam” or family) over a period of two years with the at-risk teenage residents and care workers of a Gene...

Alex, Filmon, Mulue and Osman thought they were safe in Britain. So why did the teenage friends take their own lives?

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For a while, the four teenage boys, Alex, Filmon, Osman and Mulue, did a reasonably good job of looking after each other. Filmon and Mulue had met in Eritrea before they embarked on their long, dangerous journey to Br...

Teenage pilot aims to break sister’s round-the-world solo flight record

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A little sibling rivalry is common in most families. But within a family of aviators, one child aiming to beat a world record held by his sibling could be seen to be taking it to the next level. Mack Rutherford, a 16-...

‘He was not in a gang’: lives and deaths of 30 London teenage homicide victims

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London has recorded its highest ever level of teenage homicides in a single year after two boys were killed on Thursday. A 15-year-old was stabbed to death in a park in Croydon on Thursday night, while a 16-year-old d...

Boy, 16, dies in 30th teenage homicide in London this year

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The Metropolitan police said a 16-year-old boy died after being stabbed in Hillingdon, west London, the 30th teenage homicide in the capital in 2021, surpassing a peak of 29 in 2008. The Met said the London ambulance ...

Tanzania to lift ban on teenage mothers returning to school

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The Tanzanian government has announced it will lift a controversial ban on teenage mothers continuing their education. Girls will have two years in which to return to school after giving birth, the ministry of educati...

Eight held over deaths of two teenage boys in Essex

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Eight people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the deaths of two teenage boys in Essex. Essex police said officers were called to Regency Court in Brentwood at about 1.30am on Sunday and found that three...

Leave no trace: how a teenage hacker lost himself online

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José Robbe was leaving her place of work in Rotterdam when she saw a man and a woman walking towards her. It was a Tuesday afternoon, 20 March 2012. “Are you Mrs Robbe?” She nodded. The woman, who was wearing jeans an...

Athena review – teenage duellists take a hesitant stab at friendship

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The verbal sparring is sharp and pointed in Gracie Gardner’s quick-witted play about two American high-schoolers training to fence competitively. Performed in full fencing get-up, this is a show of friendship fuelled ...

Miro Rys: US football’s first teenage star was killed before his prime

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During a locker room celebration after a World Cup qualifying win over Canada on 20 October 1976, Miro Rys could not have been more elated. The 19-year-old striker not only scored the opener of the US’s 2-0 triumph bu...

The Artful Escape review – Bowie meets Hitchhiker’s in gratifying teenage space opera

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Seventeen-year-old guitar prodigy Francis Vendetti lives with his mother in a small Colorado town that is still in thrall to its most famous export: Francis’s late uncle, a platinum-selling folk singer. Francis feels ...

Common’s teenage obsessions: ‘Michael Jordan gave me the shoes off his feet’

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Evergreen Plaza was a place that I would take the bus to go and shop, eat and see movies. It was one of the coolest places on the south side of Chicago because you could get cool clothes and get caramel and cheese pop...

‘I felt my body wasn’t good enough’: teenage troubles with Instagram

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Internal research by Facebook that found its Instagram app worsens body image issues for young users has been leaked, revealing how aware the social media giant is of its product’s effect on mental health. According t...

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