Marilynne Robinson: ‘I don’t have an ideal reader in mind’

The award-winning author of four novels in 34 years has a new book of essays out. She talks about how faith can be the key to a balanced life The...

Generational battle lines harden over pensions

Thinktank warns that older workers are not bearing their share of the pensions burden If the personal finances of every household could be ranked,...

On the other hand... | Tim Adams

It’s never been easy for people to change their mind. But in a world of social media and polarised opinion, the stakes are now even higher. Time for...

Director Lynne Ramsay: ‘I've got a reputation for being difficult – it's bullshit’

The acclaimed film-maker talks about the movie she walked out on, her ‘Shirley Valentine’ moment and working with Joaquin Phoenix on her new thriller...

Britons told to get a good night’s sleep

Long-hours culture behind epidemic of sleeplessness damaging workers’ health Britain is suffering an epidemic of sleeplessness, according to a book...