Iraqis carry the picture of three men who were kidnapped and executed by Islamic State during a funeral procession in Karbala, southern Iraq, in June 2018.
The wars against Islamic State and al-Qaida show that military responses may seem to work in the short term but don’t change much in the long run.
After the happy psychedelia of the Summer of Love, the Velvet's second album seemed to usher in a new, darker era in rock music
We've never needed Oculus Rift to provide immersive experiences – they've been around for as long as we have.
Is Brexit secretary David Davis heading for a U-turn?
A deal with Europe would offer freedom, but some key sectors wouldn't be included.
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Smile, everyone’s sick of us.
How parents who post about their kids do so out of pride, but can spark family conflict too.
Bryant and May match girls strike committee, 1888.
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These female workers had their health destroyed by a horrific disease known as 'phossy jaw'. It caused their jaw bones to glow in the dark and rot away.
Leaving the EU single market and customs union cannot be compensated for by free trade agreements with other countries.
In this episode of The Anthill podcast, we bring you stories on helicopter parenting, early puberty, and what it's like to grow up as a Muslim in Britain.
The number of strikes have fallen, but the number of days lost is double that of two years ago.
The number of days lost to strikes are near all-time lows since records began.
The Great Mosque of Djenné, in Mali, has a history dating back to the 13th century which can inspire regional trade in West Africa.
West Africa has lessons to learn from its ancient empires and colonial governments on regional trade and integration.
Pain is something everyone experiences. This episode of The Anthill podcast explores how and why it works in our brains, what kinds of drugs are being developed to reduce pain, and whether or not robots of the future should be built so that they experience pain.
A sign in Raqqa reads ‘Attention, Islamic State barrier’.
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What lies ahead for IS after Mosul, Raqqa and tens of thousands of casualties?
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There's no time like the present for a new Blade Runner.
Paddy McAlloon, in his more recent guise as a pop eccentric in dress as well as attitude.
The great eccentric characters of the past have given us great art, literature and music – and they should be welcomed today.
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It's the first nationwide strike ballot since tough new legal requirements for industrial action were introduced.
The industry has walked a tight rope to survive. Many have fallen along the way.
Banking used to be an engine of social mobility and a generator of secure, satisfying employment for the many gainfully employed in it.
Around the world, McDonald’s is known for its staunch and well-resourced attempt to remain 'union free'.
A little piece of calm.
Research shows tranquility can help to boost levels of relaxation, reduce stress and even provide pain relief.
Making death masks of notorious criminals was common in the 19th century, such as this cast of murderer William Burke at the University of Edinburgh’s Anatomy Museum.
Saints' relics, locks of hair, the laying of flowers: keeping the dead close took many forms in the past. We could learn from them today.