February 8, 2019

Bastareaud back as France turn on power against England

Mathieu Bastareaud has been named in France's starting line-up for their Six Nations clash against England at Twickenham on Sunday, in an acknowledgement that they will need power in the centre.
February 8, 2019

Does infidelity only happen in unhappy relationships?

On the eve of Valentine's Day, the author of a new book on the science of love reflects on the science of cheating/
February 8, 2019

The birds and the bees of plant life

There is a fine sense of green-fingered accomplishment in planting out or potting on some plant taken from a cutting.
February 8, 2019

Nature: Life with Kinkytail, an eastern water dragon

When an eastern water dragon learns to accommodate your invasion of his home.
February 8, 2019

On the Basis of Sex review: Felicity Jones holds her own in Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic

Is there another movie in American cinema that makes such enjoyable drama from a tax case?
February 8, 2019

Can’t get no satisfaction: Love & Desire: Pre-Raphaelite Masterpieces from the Tate

If the art were a match for the stories and personalities this would be a show of masterpieces.
February 8, 2019

Nora McInerny on her podcast Terrible, Thanks For Asking

Nora McInerny lost her baby, her father and her husband. Then she made Terrible, Thanks For Asking.
February 8, 2019

The Topp Twins: ‘Young lesbians are so confident now…that’s amazing’

Lesbian twins Jools and Lynda Topp started out as highly politicised underground performers. Forty years later, they are dames and heading to Sydney to host Mardi Gras' kaftan party.
February 8, 2019

Why police dogs are being celebrated today

On the day MPs backed Finn's Law, another dog also grabbed the headlines
February 8, 2019

Sir Philip Green ends court fight with Telegraph

Sir Philip Green has ramped up his war of words with the Daily Telegraph despite his legal action against the newspaper formally ending at the High Court.
February 8, 2019

Lung cancer scans to be offered in trucks in supermarket car parks

It's hoped the project will help save lives by catching cancer early
February 8, 2019

Call for Brexit to be put on hold and today’s other news headlines

A "Trojan horse" drug which attacks tumour cells from within may offer new hope to cancer patients