Rebecca FIRST LOOK: Lily James plays a newlywed dragged into her dashing husband’s mysterious past in trailer for Netflix’s adaptation of classic novel

Lily James and Armie Hammer look loved up as they portray… Dominic Cooper goes incognito in a beanie hat and shades as… Dominic Cooper nurses his bandaged hand as actor goes for a… Lily James shares a sweet childhood throwback snap at the…

UK urges workers to return to offices

Douglas McWilliams, founder of the Centre for Economic and Business Research, wrote in an opinion piece in This is Money magazine on Monday that the government will likely see at least a partial return to the workplace, as around half of the nation’s 1.5 million home-working parents go back to their offices after their children […]

The woman taking over TikTok at the toughest time

Under an executive order from Trump, ByteDance must essentially strike a deal to sell off TikTok’s US operations by September 20; it will have a few weeks after that to close a sale. Yet after weeks of negotiations with potential buyers such as Microsoft, Walmart and Oracle, the discussions were thrown into disarray when the […]

Julian Assange recruited teenager, 17, to hack his own former WikiLeaks associate and delete online chats, court hears, as judge refuses to delay his US extradition hearing any further despite last-ditch legal bid

– April 27: The column by The Sun’s executive editor Dan Wootton is published online at around 10pm. Under the headline ‘Gone Potty – How can JK Rowling be ‘genuinely happy’ casting wife beater Johnny Depp in the new Fantastic Beasts film?’, Mr Wootton asked if the Harry Potter author had been ‘blinded by a […]

UK’s coronavirus death toll jumps by 181 to 759 in Britain’s darkest day of the crisis yet as almost 3,000 more patients are diagnosed as Government promises to start testing hundreds of frontline NHS staff this weekend

Experts have been conflicted since the beginning of the outbreak about whether the true number of people who are infected is significantly higher than the official numbers of recorded cases. Some people are expected to have such mild symptoms that they never even realise they are ill unless they’re tested, so only the more serious […]

15 of the best easy rural escapes from UK cities

Spurn Point is 32 miles south-east of Hull. Go east along the A1033 to Patrington, then south-east on the B1445 to Easington and onward to the minor road to Kilnsea. You can park here or continue to the Bluebell Café, where there is a car park and visitor centre, or to Warren Cottage, where the […]

Little Labours by Rivka Galchen review – when a baby is like a puma

The issue for Galchen the author, of course, is that while her baby and her need to write about it are both urgently new to her, to the rest of us, they are anything but. The publishing industry has been in thrall to motherhood memoirs for years now: from Rachel Cusk to Naomi Wolf to […]

Bauhaus at 100: what it means to me by Norman Foster, Margaret Howell and others

In a sense, the Bauhaus represents the 20th century – it defined our whole idea of what it is to be modern. What a radical idea it was for a school: this relationship between art and design, architecture, between furniture, graphics, painting, sculpture. Bauhaus tried to bring them all together and, in a true modernist […]

Trump’s re–election strategy is torn from white supremacist playbooks

Three years later, Miller joined Trump’s campaign. Trump’s emotional racism combined with Miller’s sophisticated knowledge of white supremacist propaganda; he introduced gory descriptions of migrant crimes into Trump’s speeches and regurgitated false crime statistics – a common white supremacist recruiting tactic that plants the false belief that brown people are more violent than white people. […]

Cataclysms transcend ideological barriers

The peace dividends reaped by the international community over the past seven decades are attributable, to a large extent, to the wisdom of the post-World War II political leaders in running such rules-based institutions, albeit they are not without flaws. The United States, thanks to its military, economic and technological power, played the leading role […]