Nathan Mitchell

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Unreliable statistics of 2013

The fudge<p>"Only crisis-hit Spain has higher numbers of young unemployed people than the UK." <i>Ed Miliband</i><p>The truth<p>This is sleight of hand. Miliband's point, blokishly expressed in January for the benefit of Sun readers, was that "we are in the relegation zone when it comes to youth unemployment". And …

Happy new year - but what exactly will make the news in 2014?

Guardian correspondents report from their patches round the world on what will dominate the headlines in their part of the globe. Elections loom large – in rising economies, in the US with midterms, and also in Europe, with the parliamentary elections in May. Negotiations in the Middle East will …

Seven new year's resolutions you should be making

According to clinical hypnotherapist Jacqueline Hurst there's mind trickery involved in finding, and sticking, to New Year's resolutions. Here are her seven steps to successful change<p>BY <b>Katy Young</b> | 23 December 2013<p>'New Year, New You' that's how the old adage usually goes, and with it comes a list …

Spend, spend, spend. Because your savings aren't worth a damn | Lionel Shriver

Savings,Older people,Financial crisis,Economics,Banking,Financial sector,Business,Banks and building societies,Money,Saving money,Savings rates,Society,UK news<p>It's no coincidence that just at the moment the UK government needs a recovery, interest rates are nailed to the floor<p>Organising my 2012-13 …

Syria's Assad sends message to Pope Francis, Vatican says

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has sent Pope Francis a private message, the Vatican said on Saturday, without disclosing its contents.<p>Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (R) speaks during an interview with al-Mayadin television station, in Damascus, in this handout …

The best way to ensure you get a parking space for the sales

This woman has come up with an ingenious solution to finding a parking space for her car<p>You can turn the volume off on this one and marvel at the ingenious approach this woman driver has taken to ensure she has a parking space when doing her shopping.<p>At first it looks like she is simply going to …