Arnon Rosan’s giant plastic blocks might look like a toy, but they are intended as a serious alternative building material
It is not yet clear which countries will be affected by the shortage
From Furbys to robotic puppies, there are lots of fun, innovative and educational toys in the shops this year. Kate Hilpern picks the ones the kids (and big kids) will love
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The summer’s flown by and September is around the corner, so make sure their bags are stocked for the first day of term
Charities and community groups call for boycott as promotional material compares facial scars to not having a soul
Yesterday saw the end of this year’s Comic-Con, during which geeks descend on San Diego to be whipped up into a frenzy about the release of new sci-fi and action movies. But which films does Trending back to cross over to mass non-geek appeal?
Andrew Simpson caught the sailing bug when he was a young boy, despite being born in 1976 in the landlocked town of Chertsey in Surrey.
Prime Minister discussed the need for reforms to the single market at the German Chancellor’s guest residence at Schloss Meseberg
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Sometimes I find people arguing against the No More Page 3 campaign entertaining, but some things just aren't funny
From making snow globes to casting magical shadows on the bedroom wall, here are toys to keep your little ones amused.
As a piece of public relations, it was pretty deft. Seven-year-old Luka Apps from Highworth in Wiltshire had written to Lego's head office after losing his Jay ZX figurine during a post-Christmas shopping trip. "Daddy said to send you an email to see if you will send me another one," he wrote. "I promise I won't take him to the shop again if you can."
The night Andrei Nikitchyuk came home after 20 young students had been killed at his son's school, he pulled out the family's Christmas tree.