Police patrol

Bobby on the beat becoming 'an endangered species'

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 09:00

Police Federation survey shows three quarters of forces have cut or merged neighbourhood teams

Pensioner bonds: what next for high-interest savings?

Wed 20 May, AT 08:05

The deadline has passed to apply for pensioner bonds, but that doesn't mean you have to settle for measly interest rates

New Zealand flag designs: the good, the bad and the ugly

Tue 19 May, AT 15:55

Any New Zealander can submit a new flag design - but not all are taking the contest seriously

Star Wars 7: Daisy Ridley drops 'Solo' hint

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 15:36

Spoiler alert, as British actress Daisy Ridley talks about her Star Wars 7 character

The Bible and self-help books favoured by South African thieves

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 14:56

From Johannesburg to Cape Town, 'huge problem' of book theft crosses all race and class boundaries

UEFA President Michel Platini

FFP to be relaxed: is Premier League TV deal to blame?

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 14:31

Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool concerned about Uefa decision to 'ease' regulations

Life portrait of Shakespeare revealed in ancient book

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 14:21

Only known portrait of Shakespeare made in his lifetime is 'the literary discovery of the century'

May bank holiday 2015: when is your next day off?

Tue 19 May, AT 14:10

The dates of the remaining 2015 UK bank holidays, from May until the end of the year

Amy Winehouse film: what it reveals about her life and death

First Reaction
Tue 19 May, AT 14:03

Asif Kapadia's poignant new documentary takes us down a well-worn path towards celebrity self-destruction

Eight things women are banned from wearing around the world

Tue 19 May, AT 13:50

From the Cannes flat shoe ban to the niqab, women are punished for revealing too much – and too little

Home-brew heroin: scientists close to making opiate yeast

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 13:22

Governments told to take action now to prevent morphine-making yeast getting into wrong hands

Raheem Sterling

Raheem Sterling: how should Liverpool handle contract row?

First Reaction
Tue 19 May, AT 12:52

The parallels with Luis Suarez are obvious, but Liverpool may decide to deal with Sterling differently