It’s Fat Tuesday, and also National Pancake Day!
The actors Penelope Keith and Angela Lansbury are both to become dames in a New Year honours list that, for the first time since the Order of the British Empire […]
People who regularly eat nuts appear to live longer, according to the largest study of its kind. The findings, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, suggested the greatest […]
Sweden is best country in the world in which to grow old, a new survey reveals today, closely followed by Norway and Germany, with Britain trailing behind in 13th place.
Holidaymakers in need of some post-summer cheer should consider a break in Scandinavia, a report has suggested, with Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland all among the world’s ten happiest countries.
Disabled people like being fashionable too, and that includes people with Down syndrome. However, it can be tough for them to find trendy clothes that fit well, because the nature […]
Channel 4 is to air the Muslim call to prayer live every morning during the month of Ramadan.
Australia is the best place in the world to live and work, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Hundreds of pom-poms and knitted items have been strung from trees and lampposts to help reduce the fear of crime in an area of Leicester.
Nine enormous bronze bells have made their way on flatbed trucks from a Normandy foundry to what is hoped will be their home for centuries to come, Notre Dame Cathedral, […]