Writer and actress Sharon Horgan: “London gets in your blood in a way that Ireland does.” Photograph:  Michael Rowe/Contour by Getty Images

Sharon Horgan gets to deliver an excellent recurring joke in the ripping new US comedy Game Night. Saddled with an idiot who seeks to exploit her char(...)

McDonald’s says its mascot Ronald McDonald is keeping a low profile as reports of creepy clown sightings sweep communities across the globe.

McDonald’s says its mascot Ronald McDonald is keeping a low profile as reports of creepy clown sightings sweep communities across the globe. The fast(...)

Damien Kennedy and Greg Duggan wanted to make a dessert that was healthy but tasted delicious too. photograph: grant frazer

It all began four years ago when elite athlete coaches Damien Kennedy and Greg Duggan bought an ice cream maker on eBay. Since then the London-based d(...)

Students at Brunel University in London, UK, protested at Katie Hopkins being invited to a debate on campus. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

A speech by controversial commentator Katie Hopkins during a university debate in London prompted a mass walkout in protest at her invitation(...)

Navinder Singh Sarao outside Westminster magistrates’ court, is accused of helping trigger a multibillion-dollar US stock market crash. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA

Clad in a cheap, unbranded grey sweatshirt and matching tracksuit bottoms, Navinder Singh Sarao sat in silence in the dock of court number five at Wes(...)

Studies among 7,000 surgical patients found patients were significantly less anxious after surgery having listened to music. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Listening to music before, during or after a surgical procedure is beneficial to patients and can significantly reduce pain and anxiety, according to (...)

LinkedIn is hoping that it can attract  blue collar workers like carpenters, electricians, delivery drivers, waiters and joiners.

After a few years out of the workforce to care for his youngest son, Klaus Thorsen spruced up his LinkedIn profile. Not that un­usual, you may thin(...)