We don't celebrate modern slavery and sex trafficking. We don't think Boko Haram and other armed terrorist and pirate gangs in Africa, and elsewhere who are kidnapping people for ransom or sale are great fun, so we'll dress up like them - do we?
Spring has always been a popular time to take up new exercise routines to ward off the post-Christmas barrel belly. But many of these routines are stale and mundane, and people tend to give them up after a few weeks...
As well as the tightly packed crowds, what greets you on first entering has nothing much to recommend it. A few gold and silver trinkets, delicate and beautiful in their own way, but impossible to appreciate when you're craning over the heads of a dozen people in front of you.
Around one million Britons, or one in 33 men across the UK, can claim direct descent from Vikings, according to a new DNA
Cancel your plans for this Saturday, the end is nigh. We survived an asteroid that was hurtling towards Earth, the Mayan
An Island in the Shetlands has been left without firefighter cover because two members are growing facial hair for a upcoming
An Icelandic brewery has reportedly teamed up with a whaling company to create… you guessed it, a beer containing extracts
At around six hours flying time from London, Baku is not quite a weekend destination but, add a couple of days, and it becomes very attractive indeed. There's a spanking new airport, looking like a giant crystal goldfish bowl, and on the way into town the buildings lining the wide boulevards are all lit up.
Out in the residential area of Grünerløkka you can find the store of Tim Wendelboe. Wendelboe won the world barista championships a few years ago and clearly sets the standard for coffee in Oslo. Wendelboe's small shop is mainly dedicated to the roasting of beans, but you can get take-away coffee or perch at one of the few seats on offer.
'Vikings' creator Michael Hirst has revealed that show bosses almost missed getting their leading man Travis Fimmel, because