Culture

Pope to comedians: Help us to dream of a better world

World
Emily Foster

Pope Francis meets with more than 100 comedians from around the world, encouraging them to cheer people up and help people see ...

Mike Tyson Ulcer Issue Tanks Fight With Jake Paul

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Sophie Anderson

Although boxer Mike Tyson was said to be “doing great” after a medical emergency during a cross-country trip sent paramedics rushing to ...

Take-Two CEO Provides Vague Update On GTA 6’s PC Port

Technology
Laura Adams

What happens when the boss of a massive video game publisher—in this case the company behind Grand Theft Auto and Borderlands—is asked ...

The hidden long-term risks of youth gender transition

Health
Sarah Carter

New research in the International Urogynecology Journal raises serious concerns about testosterone use among trans-identified female patients. Researchers found that 94% of ...

Furiosa review: The new Mad Max prequel could have undone Fury Road

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Sophie Anderson

George Miller’s Fury Road prequel Furiosa has a lot riding on it — not just the titular character’s war rig, but also ...

Inside the claims against Strictly’s Giovanni Pernice

Entertainment
James Parker

The unfolding story has proved immensely divisive. Without being in the room or seeing the BBC footage, there is no way to ...

Director Kevin Costner may have just invented granddad cinema

Entertainment
James Parker

A couple of years ago, when Top Gun: Maverick was riding high, the term ‘dad cinema’ caught on as a way to ...

explicit, sapphic and her best work yet

Entertainment
James Parker

“Fell in love for the first time,” is the opening line of Billie Eilish’s third album, her soft, sensuous voice sighing through ...

cinema at its most soul-pricklingly primal

Entertainment
James Parker

Alright, stop me if you’ve heard this one before. A train is hammering across an arid landscape when suddenly, out of the ...

Guy Garvey makes the venue disaster a distant memory

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Sophie Anderson

Phew. After three weeks of delays, cancellations and chaos, Manchester’s £365 million Co-op Live concert venue finally opened with a concert by ...