Robyn revealed she'll be releasing a new album for the first time in almost 10 years via Twitter. The Swedish pop singer answered a fan's quote tweet asking "Who decides your next album release date tbh." The original tweet Robyn had sent said, "Thinking about space, if its public space. Who decides what gets to be in public space?" Who decides your next album release date tbh https://t.co/NhFM71wmIz
A new political party inspired by the success of French President Emmanuel Macron has embarked on a national campaign to overturn the Brexit vote. The Renew party has vowed to be the "more military arm" of the Remain campaign, with plans to field more than 200 candidates at the next general election, to ramp up pressure on Brexiteer MPs in pro-EU constituencies.
Donald Trump reportedly consulted guests staying at his Mar-a-Lago resort about what action he should take on gun control in the wake of the Florida school shooting.
A leading crustacean expert has said there is "no rationale" behind UK laws that allow lobsters to be boiled alive. Professor Emeritus Robert Elwood’s made the comments after Switzerland became the first country to ban the common cooking practice as part of new reforms to the country's animal welfare laws.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was given a guarded welcome to India as a way of showing "polite displeasure" over his country's sympathies with Sikh nationalists, an expert has said.
A Spanish football referee warned players they would be sent off if they spoke Basque during a fifth-tier football match, according to reports in Spain. The match – between Elgoibar and Idiazabal – was played in the Basque country, an autonomous community in northern Spain with its own language. It is said the referee does not speak the Basque language and therefore did not want to miss players using insult, but region's culture and sports deputy, Denis Itxaso, has requested an explanation.
Theresa May was meant to be on ITV’s This Morning with Holly and Philip to talk about making life fairer for students. So it was nothing if not fitting that her late arrival forced producers to fill time by dispatching a man in a cow outfit to knock on a random pensioner’s door and give her five grand in cash. In any event, the Prime Minister had already been upstaged by this point by I’m A Celebrity! Winner Georgia "Toff" Toffolo bravely bearing all in her battle with cystic acne.
Theresa May’s former deputy has warned that the UK is in danger of adopting “faith-based” Brexit policies if ministers ignore economic forecasts predicting a hit to the British economy. Damian Green called for all economic forecasting of the UK’s withdrawal plans to be released and for the public to be allowed an open debate on how the country should proceed.
Israel’s Prime Minister has called a new police investigation into alleged corruption offences a “media witch hunt.” Benjamin Netanyahu said it was "another baseless investigation under pressure from the media.” He added: “The media witch hunt continues in full force.”
Grad schemes are traditionally associated with low pay, high pressure and early mornings – a bitter pill for recent graduates more used to getting up at midday than 7am. But Tourism Fiji is offering one lucky applicant the chance to enrol on what may well be the graduate scheme of a lifetime.
70s gothic punk-rock stalwarts The Damned have become, if possible, more eccentric and outrageous as they grow older, with many of their live traits coming across as delightfully raucous. At a 40th anniversary show at London’s Koko, taking place before a bigger night down the road at The O2 Forum in Kentish Town, they run helter-skelter style through tracks from their debut Damned, Damned, Damned along with music from their upcoming new album Evil Spirits.
The conflict in Syria may escalate significantly after the Assad regime declared that it will send troops to help Kurdish fighters defending the town of Afrin against Turkish forces. The deployment, which may also include Iranian-controlled militiamen, will take place, said Damascus, after an agreement was reached with the YPG group which has set up a Kurdish enclave across the Turkish border.
Chinese officials are demanding punishment for the alleged theft of a thumb from an ancient terracotta warrior statue on display at an American museum.
If you thought plane food was one of the worst bits about flying, this restaurant in Japan might not be quite to your taste.
Presidents Day is an annual American holiday that honours George Washington. Every year, on the third Monday in February, US citizens enjoy a three-day weekend to mark the federal holiday. How did it start? The tradition began in honour of President Washington, the country’s first leader whose birthday falls on 22 February.