Tax laws that classify tampons as 'luxury items' are illogical, sexist and outdated say campaigners
Never mind its origins in self-denial - here's how to make the perfect Pancake Day feast
A sizeable minority in Egypt and Libya, Coptic Christians attach great importance to prayer and fasting
Iain Duncan Smith's welfare project aims to simplify benefits system and ensure that work pays
Study suggests frequency and strength of cannabis is significant when it comes to developing psychosis
Tesco's budget Hudl 2 tablet goes on sale tomorrow for £129. Is the new device any good?
The massive cash injection into the top flight is likely to go on players and their agents
Driverless cars will soon be on British roads, raising a number of technical, legal and safety questions
Is refusing to eat anything that wasn't on the menu for our stone-age ancestors really a good idea?
Piranhas involved in death of girl after canoe capsizes on Brazilian river in storm
Bookmakers' weird and wonderful odds offer a different perspective on general election outcome
The Northern Irishman was in sublime form in Dubai, but no-one is talking about his golf this week
Shrien Dewani was acquitted of murder but might still face questions over wife's honeymoon murder
China executes father and daughter from banned evangelical cult for brutal McDonald's murder
Some physicists are convinced that time travel is possible. Here's how we might move through the fourth dimension
Islamic State is seeking the release of Sajida al Rishawi, a failed suicide bomber sent by rival group al-Qaeda
CPS advice to police aims to challenge rape myths and stereotypes, but it won't change the law
Technique gives scientists 'the power to rewrite the code of life' – but what about the ethical issues?
#Savedippy campaign begins on Twitter as public outcry emerges over removal of diplodocus skeleton
Labor politician reportedly travelled to Syria to join Kurdish fighters, but some analysts question validity of story
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