The multicultural man reflects on Brexit divisions as he takes a trip from the west to the east end of Glasgow.
For our most commonly-used words, brevity is an obvious advantage, says PETER TRUDGILL. But that doesn't mean it always applies.
As they face inquiries, ZOE WILLIAMS looks at the twin-track approach being adopted by leaders on both sides of the Atlantic.
Literature has been slow to reflect the awful onslaught of Alzheimer's. But a new book does just that, and prompts a very personal response from CHARLIE CONNELLY.
From bossa nova to baile, the Brazilian city has always danced to its own beat. Sophie Deboick reports.
It will be curtains for the president if Michigan recognises him as a danger to national security, according to BONNIE GREER.
The toxic twins are being met with increasingly defiant opposition - and it's working, says MITCH BENN.
Let's keep Boris on the hook and force him to back down from his "do or die" pledge, argues MICHAEL WHITE.
Bonatti grew up in the Po Valley among the devastation of the Second World War, reading Jack London, and dreaming of escaping poverty for a life of adventure at sea.
Charlie Connelly reports on Herman Melville, author of Moby Dick, and how two trips to Europe reflected his changing fortunes.
Music in Iran provides a challenge not just to the authorities but to our perceptions of the country, says Sophia Deboick.
Even the legendary patience of the Scots is being exhausted as the country is dragged out of the EU against its will, says Mitch Benn.
How to stop the "raging vandals" who will tear down everything they value to accomplish Brexit.
Why the new "joint prime minister"'s fascination with Bismarck isn't just weird - it's dangerous for Britain.
On the afternoon of August 1, 1943, Lydia Litvyak was heading back to the Soviet airbase at Krasnyi Luch in south-eastern Ukraine after a sortie escorting a squad ground attack planes taking part in the vicious fighting on the Eastern Front.
PETER TRUDGILL explains why some old childhood favourites no longer seem to rhyme.
Even when staging a musical like Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! there's a perilously thin dividing line between magnificence and naffness says TIM WALKER.
A new exhibition focusing on Pompeii's eating and drinking habits provides a powerful, often poignant, portrait of a dynamic city frozen in time. Richard Holledge reports.
Neither Akiro Kurosawa's masterpiece Seven Samurai, nor the greatest remake ever made and not based on it, the Magnificent Seven, are about Wisconsin, says BONNIE GREER.
Writer WILL SELF finds an "artificial paradise" on his holiday high in the Hollywood Hills.
Nelsonian traditions are one thing, but some of our modern political practices need to go out with the tide, says MITCH BENN.
The multicultural man on our Dutch cousins
The life of the fashion designer who was one of most the original and fearless in the history of couture
As a new decade began, two men were at work, behind the scenes, on projects that would revolutionise music.
From its earliest days, Argentina has consistently failed to fulfil its immense potential. PAUL KNOTT suggests why, and sees few signs that a looming election will change anything
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