April 1, 2019

What I learnt from eating at Wetherspoons every day for a week

Robin Murray loved the chain before his week-long challenge. But did he afterwards?
April 1, 2019

Roslin scientists warn BSE burial pits post contamination risk

SCOTS scientists have raised fears that burial pits where infected animals were dumped during the mad cow crisis 30 years ago are still contaminated.
April 1, 2019

Deadly icicle risk on Queensferry Crossing sparks inquiry

AN inquiry has been launched after icicles fell from the new £1.35billion Queensferry Crossing, smashing the windscreens of cars below.
April 1, 2019

Ex-Barclays bankers jailed for rigging interest rates

Two former Barclays bankers have been jailed for a total of nine years for rigging a global interest rate system at the height of the financial crisis.
April 1, 2019

Prove how well you know the nations of the world with this globetrotting game

There are three levels of difficulty with a test for even the most seasoned travellers
April 1, 2019

Convicted killers locked up by courts around the UK in March

See the faces of killers who embarked on lengthy jail terms last month
April 1, 2019

Sydney overtakes Melbourne as Australia’s hotbed of indie theatre, says Patricia Cornelius

The acclaimed playwright has been recognised with a Green Room Award for lifetime achievement.
April 1, 2019

From the Archives: Janet Mead, the million-seller nun

Sister Janet Mead's "The Lord's Prayer" was the first Australian record to sell over a million copies in America. We joined the reluctant star in the studio.
April 1, 2019

Is there really going to be another general election?

Government appears to be without a strategy for Brexit
April 1, 2019

There’s a blue cheese Easter egg, and we need ten of them

It's a savoury treat for those who have had enough chocolate
April 1, 2019

Name of Japan’s new imperial era is announced

New reign starts on May 1 after Emperor Akihito’s abdication at the end of the month
April 1, 2019

Skrillex track reduces feeding and breeding in mosquitos, scientists find

Want to put off the disease-carrying insects? Blast Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites