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The singer was declared irrelevant to Radio 1's young audience earlier this year
We would view it as a tragedy if young people were left to languish
James Earl Jones and Vanessa Redgrave fail to sparkle
UK registered 300 deaths above the expected rate in 2009, after start of crisis
All I know is that, when I was in my twenties, I'd look at someone in his fifties and think he was really, really old
A leading rail firm has been accused of secretly increasing advance rail fares by over 11%.
Exercise tests if there are cultural differences in responding to instructions from emergency services
It is to be hoped the Attorney-General will increase this man's sentence on appeal. However, it’s the reasoning behind the decision that is most worrying.
Following a deafening dinner at Jamie Oliver's Fifteen a few years ago, when twenty-somethings maintained a roundelay of "Happy Birthday" for much of the evening, I've steered clear of restaurants run by TV chefs. So it was with trepidation that I entered the refurbished mansion (Pevsner: "probably c.1840") that houses the Talbot Hotel in Malton, North Yorkshire, since the owners Sir Philip Naylor-Leyland and his son Tom have installed local boy James Martin, an ornament of Saturday Kitchen and other televisual bonbons, as executive chef.
You might well think that Austrian director Ulrich Seidl takes a dim view of human nature. His Dog Days (2001) depicted the Vienna suburbs as hell on earth, while Import/Export (2007) set dim-witted Austrian thugs loose in a decayed Eastern Europe, while a Ukrainian nurse tried to survive in a horrifically inhospitable West. Yet you can detect a wry tenderness in his new trilogy Paradise, although you have to reach the final episode, Hope, for it to blossom into something like fondness for humanity. In the opening chapter Love, Seidl seems to give us human nature at its worst.
Paul Higgins's staging of Madama Butterfly is not easy to watch, and nor should it be.
Trouble in paradise for Simran Singh
Sitting awkwardly at the centre of David Mamet’s eighty-minute play about race called Race is a four-letter word about sex.
The Boy Scouts of America are doing away with a ban on openly gay members
Amos Oz uses beautiful prose to build an evocative portrait – the hopes, dreams, successes and failures – of life on an Israeli kibbutz in the Fifties
Rockstar has released trailers that show each of the three main characters from Grand Theft Auto 5.