"The biggest critics of my books are people who never read them."
—Jackie Collins best selling author
- Call for further cut in sugar intake Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:36:50 GMT
- The target to reduce sugar consumption should be much more ambitious, health experts say.
- Brains may 'resist Alzheimer's' Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:15:55 GMT
- A small study suggests some people's brains may have the ability to resist early Alzheimer's damage.
- Gerrard 'craves' Champions League Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:25:15 GMT
- Steven Gerrard has been "almost jealous" after watching rivals in the Champions League during Liverpool's five-year absence.
- Allardyce eyes defensive improvement Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:48:28 GMT
- West Ham boss Sam Allardyce wants his side to improve defensively after twice coming from behind to draw at Hull.
- The photographer who rejected racism Sun, 14 Sep 2014 23:31:12 GMT
- Hugh Mangum, a photographer from North Carolina, defied racial segregation in the early 1900s and opened up his studio to people from all walks of life
- The memory of hell among the sunflowers Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:59 GMT
- When Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in Ukraine, rescue workers, local residents and journalists rushed to the site - what they saw had a deep and lasting impact.
- UN takes over CAR peace mission Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:34:09 GMT
- The UN formally takes over peacekeeping operations in Central African Republic, where about 25% of the population has fled their homes.
- 'Number of suspects' in Thai deaths Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:02:45 GMT
- Police investigating the deaths of two Britons in Thailand say they are looking for a number of suspects - but rule out other British tourists.
- Migrant boat sinking 'kills 500' Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:45:28 GMT
- About 500 migrants drowned after their ship was rammed by another boat near Malta last week, the International Organization for Migration says.
- Hurricane Odile stuns Mexico resorts Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:32:44 GMT
- Hurricane Odile causes devastation in the beach resorts of Mexico's Baja California peninsula, triggering looting in some areas.
- Egypt activist to be freed on bail Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:13:56 GMT
- An Egyptian court orders the release on bail of one of the country's most prominent pro-democracy activists, Alaa Abdul Fattah.
- Top US honour for Vietnam soldiers Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:23:41 GMT
- US President Barack Obama awards the nation's top military award to two soldiers for acts of bravery during the Vietnam War.
- Stephen's £5m to fund cancer units Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:09:15 GMT
- Plans for spending almost £5m raised by teenage cancer sufferer Stephen Sutton are revealed.
- Passport delay victims 'need refund' Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:01:07 GMT
- Passport applicants who paid £30 extra to avoid missing travel because of processing delays should get refunds, MPs say.
- Freed prisoners 'lack home and job' Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:32:46 GMT
- Only one in six of prisoners in England and Wales have somewhere to live and a job or training placement when they are freed, inspectors suggest.