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Cruise editor @sjbryant  gets a first glimpse at Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady, which Virgin's founder, Richard Branson, promises will “disrupt” the cruise industry

"I squirmed when I saw the headlines. Boris Johnson, 55, has moved one step closer to being free to marry his 31-year-old girlfriend, Carrie Symonds" What’s it like to have a new partner who is a similar age to your children? It’s not for the faint-hea...

Somewhere along the line my friend added her husband’s name to her bank account so that it could be run jointly. A normal and perfectly practical step. Then slowly, but ever so surely, Santander began addressing their post to him

‘Why is Gen Z giving up tea? I tell my girls coffee is your first bad boyfriend. It’s all about the drama’ @caitlinmoran  on a seismic shift in what it is to be British

This is a Spanish history about a period so steeped in assassination, mob violence, civilian bloodshed, corruption and failed governments that about halfway through reading it I wondered if I had the grit to carry on, writes @IsambardW 

As footballing injustices go, it was probably the harshest red card - and set the women’s game back a century. A group of pioneering female players were put “back in their box” by FA chiefs who feared that their popularity was overshadowing men’s football

A “superforecaster” is not a title people give themselves. It is, like the science that created it, a precisely-defined concept. After learning that most experts are bad at predictions, Tetlock went on a hunt to find those who aren’t

"I’ve got nothing to hide. If I did have something to hide why would I want to face you?" @Matt_Lawton_DM  interviews Britain’s most successful track athlete at a training base in Ethiopia, where no subject is off limits 📸 Times photograph @MarcAsplandr 

Participants faced temperatures of minus 25C as they travelled for three days over a 130-mile course

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Hundreds of Hong Kong democracy protesters, including schoolchildren, are trapped inside a besieged university campus

Priti Patel said she “cannot wait” to travel on the new British passport. They will be made by a Franco/Dutch company at a factory in Poland, under EU procurement rules

An African refugee has drowned in Venice as tourists filmed on their phones, laughed and made racist remarks

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A Malaysian sultan who has divorced the former Russian beauty queen he married 13 months ago has suggested that he may not be the father of a son she gave birth to in May

Chinese scientists have created healthy baby mice with two mothers and no father, pushing back the barriers to same-sex reproduction in humans

A litter of piglets rescued from a barn fire have been served up as sausages to the firefighters who saved them

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Thieves have broken into Germany’s largest collection of historic treasures and stolen a cache of antique jewellery and precious stones with a total reported value of a billion euros

Cheetahs are on brink of extinction as a result of poaching and the trade in exotic pets

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The burns on the screaming child brought into the Syrian-Kurdish hospital at Tal Tamir were enough to reduce even hardened medical staff to silence yesterday

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