Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting
We spent weeks testing one of the cheapest IPL gadgets on the market
A statue depicting a woman from a famous 19th century poem wearing a transparent dress has triggered a sexism row in Italy. The bronze statue by Emanuele Stifano was unveiled on Saturday in Sapri, in the southern province of Salerno. It is a tribute to La Spigolatrice di Sapri (The Gleaner of Sapri), written by the poet Luigi Mercantini in 1857.
Missing teenager ‘repeatedly rebuffed’ the romantic interest of co-worker and suspect Armando Manuel Caballero, police say
‘It’s called leadership’, says ex-head of civil contingencies
RAC figures show the average price of a litre of petrol across the UK reached the highest level since September 2013 on Sunday.
Small boats arrivals in 2021 now stand at more than double the figure for the whole of 2020, when 8,417 people crossed the Dover Strait.
Germany braces for a period of political unpredictability after the Social Democrats Party narrowly wins a general election but faces a rival claim to power from outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative camp.
Fire officials in Rochester are investigating a fire that damaged the Susan B
Most drivers usually have, on average, half a tank of fuel in their car. One result of the recent panic-buying means that a greater proportion of drivers will no longer need to fill up over the coming days and, along with an improvement in the supply of fuel from refineries, the ‘crisis’ will peter out.
Other highlights include a six-course, Champagne-paired touring menu spread across three restaurants
A Labour MP was wrong to say that "only women have a cervix", party leader Sir Keir Starmer has said. Rosie Duffield has been criticised for her opposition to transgender women being able to access single-sex spaces such as domestic violence refuges, school toilets and prisons. The Canterbury MP is not attending Labour's conference in Brighton on security advice after allegedly getting threats.
The party’s business tax reform looks to shift the burden from the high street to online giants.
Rising infections among children could have been avoided if the vaccine rollout for 12- to 15-year-olds had been started before the reopening of schools, say scientists
Philanthropist Laurene Powell Jobs will invest $3.5 billion within the next 10 years to address the climate crisis
The number of murders in the United States rose by nearly 30% last year, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in its annual crime report on Monday. Overall violent crime also increased for the first time in four years, a surge that experts say is partly linked to hardships caused by COVID-19. Murder and non-negligent manslaughter offences in the US went up by 29.4% in 2020, when compared to the previous year - the largest yearly increase since records began in the 1960s.
007 producer Barbara Broccoli says James Bond should always be male
Covid has wiped out years of progress on life expectancy, finds studyPandemic behind biggest fall in life expectancy in western Europe since second world war, say researchers The study analysed data from 29 countries and found 27 had experienced reductions in life expectancy. Photograph: Jorge Mantilla/NurPhoto/Rex/Shutterstock
TikTok creator roasts 'sexist' date who said women 'need to know their role'
Swipe comes as Labour leader wins conference support for rulebook reforms
Francis Bacon estate implies artist’s friend created parts of Tate collectionNew book says many pieces in Barry Joule Archive bear ‘scant resemblance’ to artist’s work, but donor insists they are real Barry Joule with his friend, Francis Bacon, at the artist’s studio in London in March 1986. Photograph: Copyright Barry Joule