Gritty, edgy London – the Soho haunts, the East End fixtures – is being taken over and redeveloped. It’s changing the capital, but who’ll be left to call it home?
Polygraph replacement could be in use in police stations around the world within a decade.
As classic retailers up the ante and new arrivals come to Manhattan’s famous shopping areas , what does the superstore of the future look like?
Corporation’s latest tranche of expenses reveal Danny Cohen and Charlotte Moore claimed more than £2,500 for stay at Sunset Marquis during LA Screenings week
Here is a list of 10 valuable and collectable old toys that could make you some money.
Eating and drinking on public transport is increasingly tightly policed – much to the relief of those who find having to watch, smell and hear other people eat intolerable. Here is our guide to conscientious in-transit eating
Who needs modern self-help gurus when a 19th-century novelist had it all worked out? Fortify yourself for the first Jane Austen day with quotes from her novels – and let us know the ones we have missed
Community Shop, trialled in South Yorkshire, will sell surplus food and drink to members for up to 70% less than high street
What does your place of work say about you?
Many of the civil partnerships formed by same sex couples over the past decade expected to be converted into marriages
It was once considered extreme, but cosmetic surgery has become normalised. In fact, writes Karen Kay, refusing to ‘have work done’ has made her unusual in many social circles. But is a more perfect self always a happier one?
In the bygone era of my banking days, I was once hailed as the Imelda Marcos of handbags.
Wouldn't it be great if...
An accidental photo project has delivered a series of haunting, heartbreaking, and forlornly beautiful images of the homeless.
Almost half of us have purchased something online we wouldn't have bought in person. And more than half of us have resolved a consumer complaint...through Facebook.
We all have days like this ....
Your handwriting can reveal many aspects of your personality - have a little fun with this info-graphic and analyse the handwriting of your co-workers and boss!
Why a laser-like focus on something can actually inhibit creativity
New research by Cambridge scientists analyses the way different personalities cluster across Great Britain
Pity the woman whose memory loss meant she woke up thinking she was a teenager again. But isn’t that what happens to us all, every morning, for a few precious seconds?
Scott Slater wants to pump billions of gallons to LA and other drought-hit cities - and make $2.4bn in the process
Parties! Fireworks! Endless bonhomie! If ever there’s a night when you’re expected to have unrelenting fun, tonight is it. But what if the prospect fills you with dread? Here are your four options
Do you roll over or under? Next time you visit the smallest room in the house have a look at the loo roll