Features

Drill, the brutal rap that fuels gang murder

14 April 2018 9:00 am

A brutal form of rap is driving knife and gun deaths

Gambia: a real-life Tinder dream for geriatrics

14 April 2018 9:00 am

When Facebook and co stop selling on our details to third parties, will it be the end of spam? For…

Whatever happened to Girl Power?

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Why has a generation of women decided they’re oppressed?

Holy snowflakes: why young believers need to accept faith is controversial

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Are young churchgoers smothering the C of E?

Pace and quiet: walking can be therapeutic

The highs – and occasional lows – of long-distance walking

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Long-distance walking is all the rage these days. There are all-nighters staged by charities, for instance the annual MoonWalk in…

Red London: Labour is poised to take the capital

7 April 2018 9:00 am

The Tories are bracing themselves for disaster in London

Sadiq Khan is a lousy London Mayor. Why hasn’t anyone noticed?

7 April 2018 9:00 am

Sadiq Khan is a lousy London Mayor. Why hasn’t anyone noticed?

We need 10,000 tigers in the wild

7 April 2018 9:00 am

We have a moral duty to save the true king of beasts

I take no pleasure in seeing England get all out for 58

7 April 2018 9:00 am

‘Ah, the old man injury!’ That’s what people said when I busted my calf a couple of years ago. At…

Macron's Thatcher moment has arrived

7 April 2018 9:00 am

The French President is facing his ‘Thatcher moment’

How to be a tourist in Europe

7 April 2018 9:00 am

Avoid the crowds to discover Europe’s real cultural treasures

Barren, windswept beauty: the town’s beachfront

Southend-on-Sea has long been a running joke – until now

7 April 2018 9:00 am

Standing at the end of Britain’s longest pier, on a cold and misty morning, looking out across the Thames Estuary,…

How to rig an election

31 March 2018 9:00 am

Rigging elections to stay in power now beats not holding them at all

Revealed: Cambridge Analytica and the Passport King

31 March 2018 9:00 am

Cambridge Analytica and ‘Mr Passports’

When will the West take a stand on the persecution of Muslims?

31 March 2018 9:00 am

It’s not only Christians who are suffering from the rise of religious conflict

Why my generation is indifferent to anti-Semitism

31 March 2018 9:00 am

Young Labour supporters don’t care about anti-Semitism

A tale of two Sarahs: the cuddly bishop vs the terrifying cardinal

31 March 2018 9:00 am

A cuddly Anglican bishop vs a scary Catholic cardinal

I averted the wrath of the students by telling them I’d had a sex change

31 March 2018 9:00 am

I went to Australia with my constant companion Hilary, the only woman in England I’m not paying alimony to. She…

‘Waterloo Bridge, Overcast Weather’ (1899-1903)

Monet painted London not brick-by-brick, but light-by-shade

31 March 2018 9:00 am

The Savoy was too sumptuous, complained Claude Monet, returning to the hotel in 1904. His rooms — one for sleeping,…

Exposed: Our dangerous dependency on antidepressants

24 March 2018 9:00 am

Our dangerous dependency on antidepressants

Antidepressants saved me – but they made my mental health worse

24 March 2018 9:00 am

Treating my depression has proved a hit-or-miss affair

Big data is watching you – and it wants your vote

24 March 2018 9:00 am

The Cambridge Analytica row shows politics moving in a disturbing direction

At the deathbed of Sudan, the last male northern white rhino

24 March 2018 9:00 am

My visit to the deathbed of the last male northern white rhino

The real Russian housewives of Knightsbridge

24 March 2018 9:00 am

They live in Knightsbridge, dislike McMafia, and won’t discuss their husbands

I’d rather be fat-shamed than have cancer

24 March 2018 9:00 am

I’d rather be fat-shamed than have cancer