Alan and Marilyn Bergman in Beverly Hills, California, US, in May 2008.  Marilyn Bergman has died at the age of 93. File photograph: AP Photo/Matt Sayles

Marilyn Bergman, the Oscar-winning lyricist who teamed with husband Alan Bergman on The Way We Were and hundreds of other songs, has died at her Los A(...)

People in the Midtown neighborhood of New York on Thursday. New York City and the surrounding northeast, the epicentre of the coronavirus’s arrival to the US in 2020, is being buffeted by a new surge in infections. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

Holiday plans abruptly reversing, restaurants closing, Broadway shows going dark while, blocks away, long lines form outside testing sites – it’s as i(...)

Hilma Wolitzer: sharp, funny and insightful writing

“I don’t believe there’s such a thing as ordinary life. I think all life is extraordinary,” American author Hilma Wolitzer once told an interview(...)

A CMO needs to get their colleagues to understand their vision, believe in it and be inspired to act on it. Photograph: Getty Images

Great businesses have a clear vision for what they are going to achieve, the creativity to bring this to life for employees and customers, and the dri(...)

Google parent Alphabet delivered market-beating quarterly revenue. Photograph: Jens Meyer/AP Photo

Tech giants Microsoft, Apple and Google parent Alphabet were confirmed as big pandemic winners with results after hours that beat even analysts height(...)

The provision passed the Texas legislature this spring as part of a Bill that bans abortion after a doctor detects a fetal heartbeat, usually at about six weeks of pregnancy. Photograph: iStock

People across the United States may soon be able to sue abortion clinics, doctors and anyone helping a woman get an abortion in Texas, under a new st(...)

Salman Rushdie. ‘I’m not a geopolitical entity. I’m someone writing in a room.’ Photograph:  Sara Krulwich/New York Times

Poor Salman Rushdie. The one thing I am most keen to talk to him about is the one thing he absolutely, definitely does not want to discuss. “I really (...)

Maureen O’Carroll, who was elected as a Labour TD in the 1950s

The story of former Labour TD and mother of Mrs Brown’s Boys creator Brendan O’Carroll will be among those celebrated in a new exhibition to honour th(...)

Denis Donoghue: the late academic was the Yeats Summer School’s first director. Photograph: James Connolly/PicSell8

Denis Donoghue Born: December 1st, 1928 Died: April 6th, 2021 Denis Donoghue, who has died aged 92, was one of the world’s foremost scholars of moder(...)

Denis Donoghue: the academic and literary critic has died aged 92

President Michael D Higgins has led tributes to Denis Donoghue, the scholar and literary critic, who has died at the age of 92. He published more than(...)

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