Culture

A diamond in the dirt

My husband, who is a practical man, asks: ‘What is the difference between our Nissan Qashqai and that fancy white…

3 Nov 2016

The many, many millions of Mogg

Behind the old-fashioned suits and perfect manners, Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg is a titan of high finance

3 Nov 2016

What’s the point of education?

Why does the state take an interest in education? The prevailing view, at least since the end of the last…

3 Nov 2016

Montana manhunt

Going way out west, I’m charmed by a cowboy desperado

3 Nov 2016

Gallery: Bob Dylan’s new art exhibition

The latest collection of paintings by the newly-crowned Nobel Laureate is set to be unveiled in London

2 Nov 2016

The Crown

Netflix, from 4 November

1 Nov 2016

Star Wars: Rogue One

In cinemas from 16 December

1 Nov 2016

Joan Eardley

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, from 3 December

1 Nov 2016

England Vs Australia

Twickenham, 3 December

1 Nov 2016

Christmas Concerts

St Martin in the Fields, throughout December

1 Nov 2016

Robert Rauschenberg

Tate Modern, from 1 December

1 Nov 2016

American Pastoral

In cinemas from 11 November

1 Nov 2016

Emma Watson and Keira Knightley rule at Women of the Year awards

Laura Trott and Olivia Colman also picked up prizes at the awards hosted by Harper’s Bazaar at Claridge’s

1 Nov 2016

Animal magic at the V&A

Conservation Couture: The Animal Ball Collection is an exhibition in aid of a good cause

26 Oct 2016

Five places to watch the US election in London

Bars and restaurants across the capital are staying up all night as America chooses Clinton or Trump

26 Oct 2016

Crime fiction is finally getting the critical respect it deserves

Could a crime novel triumph for the second year in a row at the Man Booker Prize?

24 Oct 2016

Of course women are angry drivers. We share the roads with men

A new study claims women are more prone to road rage than men

21 Oct 2016

How to buy contemporary art

A guide to picking out the perfect artwork and the pitfalls to avoid

20 Oct 2016

Is that stuff on the inside of drink cans doing us all harm?

It’s called BPA and though there’s no hard evidence against it, lots of people are worried

Health campaigners slam government’s child obesity report

It’s nowhere near tough enough and has been watered down by the food industry, they claim

Perk up your day at the Death Café

Everything is better with cake – even a frank discussion about your own demise

Jamie Murray talks doubles victories and his delight at being an uncle

Taking up tennis was ‘inevitable’ — and he and younger brother Andy were always competitive

Will it take a tax break to make you eat your five-a-day?

It’s one of the more radical solutions proposed as the cost of caring for the obese soars even higher

How long can you expect to live…

… and will you be healthy enough to enjoy it: the statistics tell all

Five reasons why the Jack Reacher novels are brilliant

Stav Sherez explains why Lee Child’s creation is worthy of critical respect and picks out five must-read Reacher novels

19 Oct 2016