Entertainment & Arts

Amazon donates to Fleabag stars’ theatre fund

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Olivia Colman acted together in Fleabag A fund set up by two stars of Fleabag to...

Middlemarch reissued with George Eliot’s real name

Image copyright Women's Prize for Fiction Image caption The Reclaim Her Name collection runs to 25 titles in all Novels written by women using male...

‘Inappropriate behaviour’ probed at dance school

Image copyright Getty Images A dance school has launched an investigation into allegations of inappropriate sexual behaviour towards students by a member of staff. Ballet...

Nine-metre George Michael mural to be unveiled

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption George Michael died at his home on Christmas Day in 2016 A nine-metre mural of pop superstar George Michael...

Freeview viewers lose channels after retune

Image copyright Getty Creative Stock / iStock Freeview viewers are complaining that they lost channels after planned changes were made to the network.The company, which...

Science

Brexit: Will the Falkland Islands wildlife suffer?

Squids, penguins and elephant seals. No, not a scene from a David Attenborough series, but just some of the wildlife that live in the Falkland...

Greta Thunberg: New beetle named after climate activist

A newly discovered species of beetle has been named after young climate activist Greta Thunberg. Nelloptodes gretaeĀ bears little resemblance to its namesake - it is...

Royal naming for Sir David Attenborough polar ship

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will officially name the UK's new polar research ship after Sir David Attenborough on Thursday. The famous broadcaster and...

Climate change: UN panel signals red alert on ‘Blue Planet’

Climate change is devastating our seas and frozen regions as never before, a major new United Nations report warns. According to a UN panel of...

Prehistoric babies fed animal milk in bottles

Prehistoric babies were bottle-fed with animal milk more than 3,000 years ago, according to new evidence. Archaeologists found traces of animal fats inside ancient clay...

Indonesia haze: Why do forests keep burning?

Almost every year, a smoky haze blankets the South East Asian region - signalling the return of forest fires in Indonesia. For many in this...