Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's latest book tells the story of Ifemelu and Obinze, who fall in love as students in Nigeria but soon emigrate to different countries: Ifemelu to America and Obinze to England.
When researchers put up a poster with giant staring eyes near a bike rack at a UK university, bike thefts dropped by two-thirds. Amazingly, the posters worked even better than actual cameras recording the area.
This cartoon by Adams from The Telegraph relates to the prolonged cold snap in the UK, which has left many parts of the country covered in snow, playing havoc with travel plans, sports fixtures and power supplies (see previous post)....
The body of Nobel Prize -winning poet Pablo Neruda is being exhumed from his tomb in Chile on Monday morning in an attempt to discover whether he was poisoned by the regime of General Augusto Pinochet.
Since today is April Fools’ Day, we wanted to take a look at some of the most famous fools in literature: those written by Shakespeare. Below is just a handful of Shakespearean fools from a selection of his tragedies, comedies, and more. Who are your favourite Shakespearean fools? Let us know in the commentsl