Men are 'catching up', but rising inequality is forecast as the gap between Britain's rich and poor widens
Danny Alexander leaks what he claims are 'secret' Conservative plans for £8bn of welfare cuts
Russell Brand quizzes Ed Miliband on tax evasion and media ownership, but manages to steal the spotlight
The controversial posters are being taken down, but the backlash against 'sexist' advertising continues
80 per cent of people in the UK either don't know or underestimate how many calories there are in wine and beer
The veteran entertainer spent his last months 'on the beach, eating ice cream, watching the world go by'
Animal charity hopes to 'open people's minds' to the practical and emotional benefits of having a cat
Hopes of a warm and sunny bank holiday weekend dashed as cold air mass blows in from the Arctic
Self-testing kits hope to reduce the 'unacceptably high' number of people with undiagnosed HIV in the UK
Everything you need to know the about 35th London Marathon – and the history of marathons past
England manifesto proposes to ban Scottish MPs from voting on income tax south of the border
A look at the parties campaigning for unicorns, a Minister for Men and the legalisation of cannabis
Britain's first elected Muslim mayor has been found guilty of voting fraud in a 'victory for honest politics'
Institute for Fiscal Studies accuses four main parties of failing to inform voters of their plans for the country
Staff are allowed to give away a certain number of hot drinks to customers they like or find attractive
Newborn baby Teddy suffered from a rare and lethal birth defect, but was able to save another life
Reduction in alcohol consumption and better child safeguarding practices credited for decline
Can supermarket return to its former glories after slide into the red adds to 'annus horribilis'?
The toxic chemical dinitrophenol speeds up the metabolism and burns fat fast – but with deadly consequences
Hamburg has already trialled the high-tech nano-paint that repels liquids back onto late-night revellers
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