Philip Roth death: Tributes pour in for ‘truly great American writer’

The writing world has begun mourning the loss of award-winning satirist Philip Roth, the famed author of American Pastoral, who has died aged...

What I’ve learnt as a performer is that even the politically ‘woke’ still get...

I recently read an article about an actor whose non-verbal and severely physically disabled son was forced to leave the theatre where his father...

Plastic single-use coffee cups banned in Scottish government offices

Single-use coffee cups will be banned in Scottish government buildings to reduce the harmful impact of plastic pollution. Hot drinks will be served in...

Silicon Valley relationship experts reveal their three best pieces of advice for couples

Last November, I got married. In the months leading up to the wedding, I was mostly consumed with floral arrangements, invitation fontsband shoes that wouldn't...

British man held on death row in Ethiopia for four years released

A British national held on death row in Ethiopia for four years has been released. Ethiopia-born Andargachew Tsege, also known as Andy, was accused by the Ethiopian authorities of being a terrorist...

World Cup 2018: Jordan Pickford ready to step up and help end England’s penalty...

Jordan Pickford is ready to be England's penalty hero in Russia and is just as prepared to try his luck from 12 yards as he is to make a match-winning save. Three...
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The other half of the prize

An Ontario man who parted ways with his live-in girlfriend after winning the lottery has been awarded half of the disputed $6.1-million Lotto 6/49 prize. But the rest of the cash bonanza...

The notorious Instagram King, Dan Bilzerian spends his holiday in New Zealand

The American celeb, also known as the Instagram King, has been bragging about his new photos from his holiday in New Zealand. Besides being popular as a Poker Pro, Dan Bilzerian reached...

A dream comes true

A Canadian woman who has used the same lottery numbers for nearly 30 years has won the jackpot, winning a CA$5.3m ($3.9m; £3.2m) cash prize. Olga Beno from Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia,...

Canada calculates guaranteed-minimum income costs as automation puts more jobs at risk of extinction

There are an estimated four million people in the United States who earn a living driving, a profession that's expected will be eliminated as driverless cars like Google's Waymo vehicles advance and take...