Stephen Crowley’s photos of his daughter Hannah Photoshopped into perilous scenarios to raise awareness of the Bone Marrow Registry. For Brian Boyd story

When parents post pictures of their children on social media they invariably either look cute or beatific. Not the ones posted by Dubliner Stephen Cro(...)

Mick Jagger: both he and Jeremy Corbyn are frauds when it comes to Brexit. Photograph: Henry Romero/Reuters

In the days following Theresa May’s triggering of Article 50 last March, Mick Jagger sat down to write a pair of songs that would capture “the anxiety(...)

On Trump’s mental health charge sheet we find professional accusations of narcissism, impulsivity, poor attention span, paranoia, petty grudge-holding, the use of vulgar personal abuse against opponents, delusions of grandeur, a victim complex and compulsive tweeting. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Once upon a time there was a big and important US Republican party politician who was seen as being dangerously right-wing, who made incendiary commen(...)

Switzerland’s Roger Federer celebrates beating Croatia’s Marin Cilic in the men’s singles final at Wimbledon. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Roger Federer didn’t drop a set in the seven matches he won to capture the Wimbledon title on Sunday. Three weeks off his 36th birthday he is hitting (...)

Get Active: Tennis

Explain it to me: A study last year by Oxford University scientists found that tennis was better for your health than swimming, running and cycling – (...)

“Our blind acceptance and compliance with technologies means that the people who know us best – what we like, want, prefer, aspire to be – are not our governments but Google and Facebook.” Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

You can now get a pair of contact lens that make the homeless disappear from view. This new technological fix will enhance our lives and make the worl(...)

John McEnroe:   He does valuable work for the Wimbledon tournament each year by saying something ‘controversial’. Photograph: Jonathan Ford

The short, sharp shock of the punk rock squalling its way out from CBGB, the New York music club, in the mid-1970s carried all the way to London SW19.(...)

A tussle for Jack Sock’s Wimbledon towel on the second day of the 2017 Wimbledon Championships, in London, England. Photograph: Screengrab/BBC

It has become the Zapruder film for the social media generation. The footage has been pored over frame-by-frame: first there’s the trajectory of the t(...)

The way gin is served – fishbowl-style glasses with garnishes  – adds to its fashionability. Photograph: Getty Images

No other drink has had such an image turnaround as gin. Such are the currently booming sales of the spirit in Ireland and abroad that the drinks indus(...)

The amount of conflicting, contradictory and barely sane advice  about alcohol consumption is now such that leading scientists say this is a problem that needs treating in itself. Photograph: Getty Images

Just three months ago the highly regarded and influential publication the British Medical Journal stated that moderate drinking was good for our heart(...)