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
The Harry Potter author’s new book is based on an inspirational speech she gave to Harvard students. Here are some of the best quotes
Last night, an HBO drama took place in my head.
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.
For something that weighs about one gram, it is certainly capable of causing a lot of fuss, particularly now that the undercover team from HMRC has figured out that it is a perfect tool for money launderers.
In the notoriously unreliable world of dating apps, everybody needs a bit of help. So here are the profile giveaways that say: run like hell
This evening, there was action on Facebook. It looked like fun, so I jumped right in.
If it consists of six lowercase characters, then your password could be cracked by a computer in less than 10 minutes. Time to change it, we think.
The average man spent 1012 hours online in 2012, while women spent 741 hours - what are you surfing for boys ?
In response to Watson’s UN speech about gender equality, 4chan users posted online countdown to purported leak
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