Emma Thompson ditches her heels during the Golden Globe Awards in California last Sunday. Photograph: Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images

When Meryl Streep gave the best actress gong to Emma Thompson at the National Board of Review Gala recently, the two stole the show for their rabble-r(...)

The Flu
The Flu

’Tis the season for splutters and sneezes, so this Korean outbreak thriller – a smash hit Way Out East – provides a timely reminder to keep tissues (a(...)

Jamie Heaslip and his team-mates hope the problems shown against Australia are ‘fixable’. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Jamie Heaslip was talking to Devin Toner this week and Toner asked the Ireland number eight how many times he had played against the All Blacks. “Four(...)

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