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'One stroke took my speech away - I think another brought it back'

23 October 2018 - 4:51am
Four years ago, Peter had a stroke and lost the ability to speak. This year, on the day he had a second stroke, it came back.

Life on the Rock

23 October 2018 - 4:35am
Gibraltar's life is being documented in an ongoing project by photographer Luke Archer.

Somebody to love! How Rami Malek became Freddie Mercury

23 October 2018 - 4:04am
The actor explains the lengths he went to to avoid his portrayal of the Queen star becoming a crude impersonation.

World's longest sea crossing: Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge opens

23 October 2018 - 4:03am
The $20bn bridge spanning 55km is an engineering marvel but has been dogged by safety issues and delays.

Vegetarian meat substitutes 'exceeding salt limits'

23 October 2018 - 1:49am
One brand of meat-free "bacon" is saltier than Atlantic seawater, according to Action on Salt's report.

Amy Schumer uses Meghan pic to announce pregnancy

23 October 2018 - 1:49am
The comedian announced the news via a friend's Instagram story, and a photoshopped picture.

'Feminism is sexist': The women backing Brazil's Bolsonaro

23 October 2018 - 1:39am
Jair Bolsonaro may have made sexist comments but he has a strong following among women.

The televised rape trial that has shocked South Africa

23 October 2018 - 1:39am
A televised rape trial in South Africa of a Nigerian televangelist prompts a furious backlash.

The places where too many are fat and too many are thin

23 October 2018 - 1:38am
Up to 90% of countries are suffering from a double burden of under and over-nutrition.

Highlands and islands on Lonely Planet's 'Best in Travel' list

23 October 2018 - 1:27am
The Scottish region is named one of the travel guide's top 10 destinations for 2019.

Schools and home care disrupted by Glasgow equal pay strike

23 October 2018 - 1:23am
Primary schools are closed and home care services disrupted as unions stage a 48-hour walkout

More takeaways on high street despite anti-obesity push

23 October 2018 - 1:20am
Campaigners say they led to more obesity, but councils say they need extra powers to curb their growth.

Trump and the facts about the migrant caravan

23 October 2018 - 1:14am
The recent caravan of Central American migrants has clearly been on the president's radar. How true are his claims?

Cervical screening: Millions missing smear tests

23 October 2018 - 12:50am
Health data shows a lower proportion of women have been having the test when they should.

The Papers: Defiant May and plastic 'polluting' people

23 October 2018 - 12:31am
The PM's Commons showdown on Brexit attracts headlines alongside a study into toxic microplastics.

Good Country: The new virtual country with no borders

23 October 2018 - 12:20am
In the current climate of aggression and competition between countries and their leaders, the Good Country aspires to change the way that nations interact.

Quadruple amputee Alex Lewis to climb Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia

23 October 2018 - 12:17am
Alex Lewis will attempt to summit Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia in January using a special buggy and rock climbing.

'Degrading strip search left me with PTSD'

23 October 2018 - 12:13am
Koshka Duff says she was stripped naked, manhandled and humiliated by a group of police officers.

Derbyshire 'bolving' contestants mimic rutting deer

23 October 2018 - 12:13am
Competitors bellow across the moors in the hope of a return call from a mating stag.

Why I hate meetings - and how to make them better

23 October 2018 - 12:11am
Ever wonder why UK productivity is so low? It's all down to meetings, says Stephanie Hare.


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