Kids that go to nursery do BETTER than those looked after by family or childminders

Researchers say mixing with other youngsters under the supervision of professional carers is best for tots’ psychological development. Previous studies revealed early childcare can also boost a child’s language and thinking skills and make them more intelligent. The findings should ease the guilt experienced by some parents who choose to leave their children with strangers and return to work. Boffins […]

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No wonder Meghan hasn’t invited them!

No wonder Meghan hasn’t invited them! You can bet your life there’s more embarrassment to come from the royal bride-to-be’s thoroughly dysfunctional feuding family Can it be only a year ago that Thomas Markle Junior and I sat on the patio of a riverside restaurant in Oregon, bathed in spring sunshine, as he confidently predicted the guest list for his […]

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Behind Trump’s Iran deal pullout is a risky bet to ‘break the regime’

Washington: For US President Donald Trump and two of the allies he values most — Israel and Saudi Arabia — the problem of the Iranian nuclear accord was not, primarily, about nuclear weapons. It was that the deal legitimised and normalised Iran's clerical government, reopening the country to the world economy with oil revenue that financed its adventures in Syria and […]

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