England footballer Adam Johnson has been released on bail after he was arrested on suspicion of sexual activity with a girl under 16.
Music, drama and art are a vital part of school life, but are at risk of being squeezed out of education, a leading headmaster is warning.
Immigration detention should be capped at 28 days, a cross-party group of MPs and peers has recommended.
An urban explorer has lifted the lid on what Europe’s grandest hotels look like today with his photos of eerie dilapidated rooms gathering dust.
Swedish artist Alberto Frigo has been documenting his life in a unique way with a small digital camera for nearly 12 years.
A bronze sculpture discovered by a fireplace during a house clearance has gone under the hammer after it was revealed to be a 2,500-year-old relic.
An author whose cat died after she dyed its fur for a ‘pretty in pink’ party is claiming the colour was chosen for its healing properties.
Katie Hopkins, Nigel Farage and Russell Brand have been named and shamed on a list of celebrities the British public are most likely to feel embarrassed about in the future.
While people such as John Lennon and William Shakespeare remain well known Brits, other once-famous names are in danger of being forgotten.
La Coiffeuse, a cubist work by Pablo Picasso reported stolen from a French museum in 2001, has been recovered in the US after it was sent across the Atlantic by parcel post.
Forced to clear heavy snow from his house, Brad Hines turned his roof into a ski ramp and enjoyed the ultimate snow day.
Dr Sergio Canavero thinks we're just two years away from being able to swap heads. Yes, heads.
A pair of snails stealing a tender kiss in a garden were caught in the act when a photographer immortalised the moment in a series of pictures.
From the seminal to the silly and from the profound to the petty, explore some of the best images of last 24 hours.