Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Which coconut water tastes best?

Grace coconut water juice drink with real coconut pieces 95p for 310ml 6/10 As the “juice drink” label suggests, this is only 85% coconut water, topped up with sugar and quivery pieces of young coconut...

Untold stories: why we should know more about East African runners

On the first night of the World Athletics Championships, the Ethiopian Jemal Yimer finished fifth in the 10,000m. He had judged his effort to perfection, riding the surges from the Kenyan runners and...

The Pointer, Brill, Buckinghamshire: hotel review

The Pointer takes “local” to the next level. The food comes from its own farm. The beer is brewed in the same village. And now punters have only to stumble over the road...

Meghan Markle is the perfect fit for our new touchy-feely royal family

Like me, you probably can’t get enough of the Generation Y royals talking about their feelings. I particularly enjoy the way these emotional sharings are praised as slightly more significant than the Reformation, as...

Surviving without thriving – but all is not lost for the world's 'stunted' children

Stunting, an awkward term perhaps better suited to a bygone age, describes impaired growth and development from conception to the age of two. The word may seem dated, but the threat posed by...

Borussia Dortmund’s team bus hit by explosions before Monaco tie

Three explosive devices went off by the side of the coach carrying the German football team Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday night, slightly injuring one player. The incident occurred around 7pm local time in Dortmund’s Höchstem...

Strava releases London Marathon training data – here's what it shows

For those running the London Marathon (13 days and counting), the nerves may be starting to bite. Twitchy taperers may also start comparing themselves to friends – or rivals. Well, thanks to data...

Easter egg taste test: raiding the nest to crack Australia's best

Each year it’s a dilemma for millions of Australians. When it comes to buying Easter eggs, is it better to make a trip to a boutique chocolatier or leave it until Easter Saturday...

‘We will be forced to close’: Polish and Czech food stores post-Brexit

Jars of sauerkraut and packets of Polish sweets have become commonplace on the UK’s supermarket aisles. As people migrated to the UK from EU countries, and Poland in particular, supermarkets were quick to...

Grazie mille, maestro: Monteverdi’s Venice

A raunchy Beyoncé video blaring from a tiny bar’s TV might seem an unlikely backdrop for an earnest discussion on the intricacies of reconstructing music from 400 years ago – but this is...

Vegan Advise

Need more space? UFO-shaped home goes up for sale in New...

A rare spaceship-shaped home has been put for sale in New Zealand, attracting international interest as sci-fi and architecture nerds scramble to secure...