More women should be elevated to positions of power because men “seem to be having some problems these days,” Barack Obama has said. The former US President was speaking at a closed-door event in Paris when he was asked about the qualities...
Jose Mourinho praised the impact of two-goal Jesse Lingard after Manchester United's 3-1 Premier League win at Arsenal. The England midfielder struck United's second after 11 minutes and a second-half third as Arsenal were pushing for an equaliser. "He played well," United boss...
Bill Gates may not be leaving much of his $89 billion fortune to his three kids, but he is setting them up to follow in his footsteps. Gates was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, and enrolled at Lakeside School, a private...
Canada's largest online travel website — has launched its first annual list of The World’s 50 Best Beaches, chosen by 632 of the world’s top travel professionals, including experienced travel journalists, travel agents and bloggers. Calling the list "a diverse collection of off-the-beaten-path...
A friend of mine at university, when exams came round, liked to draw up a revision schedule.  He’d spend days crafting a document of beauty, choosing different colours for each subjects, carefully noting down his meals and breaks for leisure. Eventually, he...
Conservative MP Nadine Dorries has been forced to defend her approach to cyber-security after she revealed she routinely shares her login passwords with all her staff, including interns. The backbencher took to Twitter to defend her colleague Damien Green, who has been accused of having...
President Donald Trump is lashing out at his critics just days after a top aide of his plead guilty to charges resulting from a special investigation into Russia’s alleged meddling in the 2016 election. Mr Trump leaned on his favourite social media website...
It is a puzzle that the Prime Minister is making a second visit to Saudi Arabia. Of course Theresa May will have received a friendly welcome as the leader of the sixth largest economy in the world, which in addition is a permanent...
Tony Blair has confirmed he is actively working to reverse Brexit, putting him at odds with the official Labour Party position. “It is reversible," he told BBC's Radio 4’s The World This Weekend. "It’s not done until it’s done." Asked if he was trying to overturn...
When faced with a stressful situation, we all react in different ways. However, when the going gets tough, it seems that women are better at keeping their cool than men. According to a study that compared the performances of elite male and female...