Most people in the world live in cities, so safety is a priority for picking which one to live in.
Scotland and Wales fared particlarly poorly in maths, sciences and literacy skills in the latest international school performance rankings
Top rankings dominated by countries including Singapore, South Korea and Japan, with no significant advancements in England's performance
Teenage Magazine columnist Kelly Chopard calls the girl 'naive' and says she is 'expected to know what happens when a girl agrees to stay over at a guy’s house'
Every year, the Economist Intelligence Unit releases two reports on which cities are the most expensive and the cheapest to live in.
The saying work hard play hard has probably never been truer than in Singapore. After the shopping malls and offices close for the day, the centre's buzzing nightlife opens for business. If you're a true night owl, add an evening out in the Southeast Asian city-state to your bucket list. Here's where to go
With such an impressive skyline it's no wonder that Singapore has more than its fair share of spectacular rooftop pools. But it's not all about contemplating the view, the city-state also boats some particularly picturesque swimming spots at less vertiginious heights. We select the best
From dining with orangutans to chartering your very own yacht, here are our top 10 things to do and see while in the Southeast Asian city-state
It's underrated as a family destination, but with its super-sized gardens, shopping malls, fairground rides and 'bumboats', Singapore has more than enough to keep youngsters entertained
More than $3.5 billion was misappropriated and about $1 billion laundered through the US, the US Justice Department said as it launched what could be its biggest ever seizure of ill-gotten gains
Other banks warned their customers to be cautious
The city state still outlaws sex between two men, with the act being punishable by up to two years in prison
Scientists used implants in the beetle's muscles to control its walking speed and direction
Significant events have taken place on this date in the past century that have led to hundreds of deaths, or signalled the start of wars
Where to go and what to know
Singapore came out on top again, but its lead over Hong Kong and Zurich is shrinking