Thousands of Somali have been left homeless following continued flooding in parts of Somalia’s Middle Shabelle region over the past couple of months, with large tracts of farmland being inundated, raising fears of livelihood losses
Why is there even an expectation that images capturing girl-on-girl snog action would cause any offence?
New book by 'disgustologist' highlights how reactions to key triggers keep us safe – and help us find a mate
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This week I've been eating...Aubergine with chickpea and labnah
The midday meals scheme is one of the Indian government’s flagship anti-poverty programmes, designed to provide at least one nutritious meal a day for the children of the nation’s poorest families. The Indian government says it reaches about 120 million children across the country.
Republican Governor Rick Perry certain to sign, disregarding historic 11-hour speech by Senator Wendy Davis
Further than their favourite fragrance, many men don't take much interest in lotions and potions. So Father's Day is the perfect opportunity to treat them to smellies of the 'fancy' variety.
Sometimes a story's comic spark burns out before the first line
Leading supermarkets and drinks companies distorted evidence in an attempt to prevent the Scottish Government introducing a minimum price for alcohol, researchers say.
It's one of the most memorable scenes in Hollywood comedy The Hangover, but for one Kansas woman, it became a reality.
A nurse has admitted twice recording a deceased patient as ‘asleep’ in the opening of a hearing into the conduct of two staff nurses at scandal-ridden Mid Staffordshire Hospital.
The makers of family-favourite board game Monopoly have announced their intention to retire one of the eight classic monopoly tokens and replace it with either a ring, guitar, robot, helicoptor or cat.
Which one would you be most sorry to see go? And - more importantly - what does your choice of classic Monopoly token reveal about your true personality?
Main image: face pots, £67, Aram; frames, from £5, John Lewis
Three restaurants and a top nightclub in central London have been shut after inspectors found a catalogue of food hygiene failings.
A referee in South America has achieved the remarkable feat of sending off more people than there are players on a pitch when he brandished 36 red cards in a junior league match.