Britons say ‘thank you’ more than anyone else in the world, study claims

When it comes to manners, Britain is as famed as it is mocked for its unrelenting penchant for politeness. It should therefore come as no...

Margot Kidder: Actor who played Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve in Superman films

Margot Kidder was the raspy-voiced actress who played reporter Lois Lane in the Superman phenomenon opposite Christopher Reeve. Kidder, who has died aged 69, was a...

To Philip Roth, writing was as natural as breathing

He wrote standing up. He paced around as he thought. He once said he walked half a mile for every page he wrote....

Ukrainian filmmaker times hunger strike in Siberian prison with Russia World Cup

In just 20 days Russia hosts the tournament of its lifetime. But one prisoner’s lonely campaign threatens to overshadow the celebrations.  Oleg Sentsov, a filmmaker detained...

Rolls-Royce release £250,000 SUV for millennials

Rolls-Royce has targeted their new £250,000 4x4 car at millennials in an attempt to shed the luxury car brand’s image as the domain of...

Real Madrid vs Liverpool: Dejan Lovren on the message that inspired him to Champions...

Liverpool centre-half Dejan Lovren always believed he would reach the top of world football, as demonstrated by a note he wrote as a 12-year-old boy. Lovren...

Lebanon holds first election in nine years amid low voter turnout

Lebanon’s first national election in nine years has been marked by low voter turnout. It is estimated between just 30 and 40 per...

As Philip Roth dies, The Wire creator is adapting his Trump prescient book The...

Award-winning author and satirist Philip Roth has died at 85, leaving behind an incredible body of work that’s uncompromising style will continue to challenge readers. One...

HTC U12 Plus Hands-on: An eye-catching smartphone without an eye-watering price tag

It's hard, these days, to make an impression in the mobile phone world. You can really stand out if you have, say, a...

Martin Luther King’s daughter attacks Bannon’s claim her father would be ‘proud’ of Donald...

A daughter of Martin Luther King has rejected a claim by Steve Bannon that the late civil rights activist would have “been proud”...