Stella Creasy, the shadow minister for business, argues that the scarcity of women in top jobs is not just to do with sexism but women holding themselves back and lacking confidence. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe /Getty Images

Women need to “grab some pompoms and start cheering” for their “sisters” if they want to do more to create an equal society, according to an article b(...)

Britain’s deputy prime minister Nick Clegg speaks during the Liberal Democrat party’s spring conference in York. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Reuters

Nick Clegg intends to remain as Liberal Democrat leader until at least 2020 — whether or not the party is in power — his office said today as s(...)