My friend’s recent confession that her wedding would be bridesmaid-free came as a relief: there’s no need to force our friends into a tradition of sameness
Ambulance service says its vehicles were stuck at hospital as fire service took 10-year-old with head injury after car accident
In requesting a photo with his EgyptAir hijacker, Ben Innes displayed surreal genius and cool under pressure worthy of a John le Carré hero
Antony Gormley: ‘I nearly pulled out when a paper ran a story headlined: Nazi but nice’
Using videos and a Tinder-style app, researchers have determined that people who stretched themselves out were rated more attractive by potential partners
Research led by Oxford Martin School finds widespread adoption of vegetarian diet would cut food-related emissions by 63% and make people healthier too
Why a laser-like focus on something can actually inhibit creativity
Fee for lodging divorce petition rising from £410 to £550, but critics say actual cost is £270 and MoJ is making 100% profit
Four dogs became seriously ill with at least one dying in first UK babesiosis outbreak as experts blame relaxation of pet travel rules
As Lidl trumpets its latest clothing bargain, we estimate just how the high street cost is made up – and who is paying a heavy price
19 products that look amazingly good in ads but not in real life ...
Ever tried Internet dating? I haven't, but I got a flyer the other day for one of the numerous sites all designed to help us find the ultimate happiness (at a fee I hasten to add). Curious as I am, I of course had to have a look.
In a survey of more than 2,000 hiring managers, 33% claimed to know whether or not they would hire someone within 90 seconds.
Physicist tells BBC programme he would consider ending his life if he had nothing more to contribute and was a burden to those around him
......is the loveliest, most elegantly turned out woman. She’s been offered, and has accepted, the most amazing job opportunity, and to top it all off is getting married to the love of her life. And now she is leaving London.
Psychologists have shown for the first time that horses are able to distinguish between positive and negative human facial expressions
The Pepper Gallery's latest collection of art from some very exciting emerging and established artists ...
Having just watched the Queens Jubilee flotilla from rather a far distance, the first thing I noticed is that bank holiday weather never changes. Of course it was raining!
This amusing info-graphic takes two stereotypes to the extreme and compares the spending habits of the metro and hetero male. You probably won't be surprised by who comes out as the big spender!
Father Christmas? — ‘Ye-e-s. How may I serve you?’ — Well, we were wondering…. We have an online discussion every day on various subjects, and we thought if you have time in your off-season, we might ask you to be honorary host of a question-and-answer session on summer. A ‘summer Q&A,’ as it were.
Artist says latest work, which is covered in banknotes and George Osborne’s image, was inspired by industry’s self-denial about gender bias
Study suggests that men’s voices evolved through male competition not female mating choices, and might show our ancestors were not made for monogamy
Study of nine-month-old children showed regular musically-based play sessions improved their ability to process speech sounds and rhythms