An employee prepares a cardboard box ready for distribution at the Inc. fulfillment center in Hemel Hempstead, UK . Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Amazon has unveiled what its unmanned drones for package delivery would look like with a video launched on the prototype of technology it ann(...)

The Nazi-themed imagery in a New York City subway car.  Photograph: AP

It must have seemed like a good idea to somebody. Amazon has come under fire after plastering Nazi-type imagery over a subway train in New(...)

Jeremy Clarkson: To inflate his bully-boy rant to the level of “racial discrimination” undermines genuine instances of racially motivated hatred. Photograph: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

I’m no lawyer, but getting punched in the mouth so hard that you need hospital treatment seems like fairly clear grounds for a court claim. Does alleg(...)

Top Gear producer Oisín Tymon has sued former host Jeremy Clarkson for racial discrimination. Photograph: PA

Irish television producer Oisín Tymon is suing former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson and the BBC for racial discrimination and personal injury. Clarkso(...)

Rose of Tralee: “The Roses are clever, talented, funny, inspirational and generally gorgeous”.  Photograph: Domnick Walsh

True story... A long time ago in a galaxy far, far, away my youngest sister was visiting me in Dublin. There was no such thing as cable TV and with a(...)

TV is undergoing a profound change in viewing patterns. Photograph:  EPA/JOERG CARSTENSEN

I don’t have a television, which is one of those admissions that’s really hard to make without sounding insufferably smug. But rather than swearing of(...)

Formula One driver Jenson Button and his wife Jessica who have been burgled on holiday. Thieves took  Ms Button’s engagement ring. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Formula One driver Jenson Button and his wife Jessica have been burgled on holiday, with fears they may have been gassed as they slept. The pair were (...)

Chris Evans: the new face of BBC Top Gear

With a new motoring show due to be launched on Amazon hosted by the former Top Gear presenters, it will be a case of Jeremy Clarkson v Chris Evans. Bu(...)

James May, Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond have signed a deal for a new motoring show with Amazon.

Sacked BBC “Top Gear,” host Jeremy Clarkson has signed a deal with Amazon to present a new motoring show alongside his former co-presenters Richard Ha(...)

But by signing up Clarkson, Hammond and May for an as yet untitled show, Amazon is treading into new waters.

So, Amazon snapped up what may yet prove to be one of the most popular and most-watched TV shows on the planet. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and J(...)