Industrial designer Tom Dixon has put the funk into multi-functional with a capsule collection for Adidas, says Rebecca Gonsalves
Grace Jones was the oldest person in Britain and the last person in this country to have been born in the 1800s, during the reign of Queen Victoria. Her 113 years of life encompassed the invention of the aeroplane, the development of electronic communications and two world wars. She was the sixth oldest person in the world.
Case could result in landmark first ever prosecution for ‘cutting’ in Britain
Guards from Bangladesh Rifles staged two-day insurrection in 2009 over pay and other grievances
Public can now virtually explore the islands for the first time after launch to mark anniversary of Darwin’s visit 178 years ago
With the advent of each season comes a host of new brands, Rebecca Gonsalves highlights some of the best
The works of Achille-Claude Debussy were considered a seminal force in the classical music of the 20th Century
Fire fighters have linked increasing call-outs to people trapped in handcuffs to the popularity of books such as EL James' "mummy porn" trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey.
‘It’s important the Pope is coming… hopefully things will get better’
Former head of Ofwat lambasts privatised firms for paying excessive dividends
Test breakthrough links man who confessed to the 1960s killing spree with the final victim
This summer, full-length and floaty doesn’t have to be boho, says Emma Akbareian
The Week In Books
Channel 4 is to show the other side of Shameless after announcing a new drama series which follows a group of police officers trying to enforce the law in a chaotic Manchester community.
Published here, from a new collection, is ‘The Turret’ by the acclaimed author of ‘The Leopard’