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
So which one are you ?
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?
I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve had the debate with people: Do I live in London or Essex? I live in Romford, which many people will instinctively say is in Essex. In fact, my address even states 'Romford, Essex' - but as I’m far as I’m concerned, I live in London.
Whether you’re a hardcore tabletop strategist or looking for something to enjoy with the family, here are the best festive afternoon distractions
Ireland's creative community have cleverly illustrated their 'favorite worst feedback' in the form of these hilarious A3 posters.
The average man spent 1012 hours online in 2012, while women spent 741 hours - what are you surfing for boys ?
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.
Kardashian’s selfie is a hymn to the female body that harks back to the liberating portrayals of ample women in Renaissance and baroque art – and proves that ours is the most misogynist age in history
When I decided to leave London a few months ago, I thought it was going to be a lot harder. But after having just spent two weeks in my future hometown of Newport Beach, I am starting to realise that London is making it pretty easy for me.
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.
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