Hurricane Ophelia has passed , but not without leaving us in anticipation of another bout of angry weather in the form of Storm Brian. Ophelia caused three deaths and left thousands without power , so it’s no surprise the rest of the UK is preparing for the worst. Storm Brian is supposed to hit areas
Our pick of the best images from the last seven days. Pictures of the week: Swans, swimming and support Pictures of the week: Pandas, planes and P45s Pictures of the week: Sunrise, salmon and skinny-dipping
When 20-year-old Conor Nickerson went home for Spring Break, he discovered some photos from when he was growing up. Nickerson, a Montreal-based photographer and musician, decided to see if he could edit a grown up version of himself into his childhood pictures. Learning only from Youtube tutorials and
It’s mid October, which means Halloween is just around the corner. Beyond fussing about what we’ll spend the actual night doing (it falls on a Tuesday this year, unfortunately) all we’re paying attention to is the latest make-up looks around. And while we probably spend too much time already on Instagram
Storm Ophelia continues to whip up a trail of destruction around the UK and most recently in Holyhead, Wales. High winds in Trearddur Bay caused sea foam to spill onto nearby roads, causing havoc for passing drivers. Weather warnings remain in place for parts of Scotland after Storm Ophelia brought power
The death toll from Saturday’s car-bomb attack in Somalia has risen to more than 300 , officials say. The bomb, which was made up of hundreds of kilograms of military-grade and homemade explosives , hit the busy centre of Mogadishu. Michael Keating, the UN special envoy to Somalia, called the attack
Our pick of the best images from the last seven days. Pictures of the week: Pandas, planes and P45s Pictures of the week: Sunrise, salmon and skinny-dipping Pictures of the week: Bicycles, ballet and bravery
From mountain goats to clouds of fire via an almost-too-close encounter with an American crocodile, the latest entries for the National Geographic Nature photographer of the year contest are in. Every year, entries come in from all over the world to be judged under four different categories – Wildlife
Kim Jong Un rarely seems to speak – and always seems to wear the same outfit. Whether it’s due to the language barrier or the fact that most of Kim’s words are overlapped with a translator, it’s difficult to find examples of him speaking. Although footage of Kim speaking is rare, it’s not non-existent
North Korea is known for having strict entry and exit conditions. Tourists are often only allowed to go to a few carefully selected areas during visits to the highly secretive state. Those who choose to visit can find their cameras and phones taken away from them , and reports of what it’s really like
Harvey Weinstein has been fired from his film production firm The Weinstein Company , had his BAFTA membership suspended, and his wife is reportedly leaving him , but the list of sexual assault allegations keeps on growing. So far, more than 21 women have come forward with tales of rape and harassment
New photos released in a report by HM Inspectorate of Prisons this morning show horrific living conditions for UK prisoners. Surveying inmates around the country, the report found in some cases, international human rights laws were being breached when it came to cell sizes and free time. Prisoners described
Peter Wilkinson, 47, described the horrific attack by Aaron Barley, while daughter Lydia recalled how she thought she'd be planning a 'triple funeral'.
An estimated 843 people, including 33 police officers, required medical attention following yesterday's referendum.
Is it even a Friday night if you’re not hastily checking Deliveroo again? Especially if your weekend is looking pretty quiet, there’s nothing to spice it up quite like a quick takeout. And after the long week you’ve inevitably had, you surely deserve it, right? Well, sure, as long as you don’t check