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Childhood happiness to be rated

A NEW way of measuring children’s well-being has been devised by the Children’s Society.

The report of its inquiry, Good Childhood, published last year, said that an increasing number of young people were anxious and troubled. They were finding life difficult as a result of income inequality, competi­tion in school, unprincipled advert­ising, and family break-up.

Building on this report, the Society has now produced the Good Child­hood Index, ...

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Ebola virus: ‘impact is still real’

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Sierra Leone is officially free of the Ebola virus, but the devastation caused by the disease has left lasting scars. Molly Hodson visited the country to see how it is coping  Subscribe to read more

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It's both hands together

Christianity needs political visibility on both Left and Right if it is to remain untainted by partisan associations, says Nick Spencer  Subscribe to read more

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