Questions raised about UK arts donations of Leonard Blavatnik | Arts funding

It did not take long for the tremors from Vladimir Putin’s tanks rolling into Ukraine to reach the British arts sector, long a beneficiary of Russian money….

Read more

Bordeaux are going down to Ligue 2 and may not return for some time | Ligue 1

Bordeaux are not known for their stability. Since appointing former France defender Willy Sagnol in 2014, the club has burned through 10 managers. Only two of them…

Read more

Russia-Ukraine war: Ukrainian troops defending Kharkiv reach Russian border, says governor – live | Ukraine

Ukraine’s Kharkiv governor says Ukrainian troops have reached Russian border The governor of Ukraine’s Kharkiv region has said that Ukrainian troops defending Kharkiv have reached the state…

Read more

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for ricotta and semolina cake | Food

More than the semolina, tapioca or rice pudding itself, it was the spoonful of jam I liked best. The adult in charge of the jar would land…

Read more

Sudoku 5,647 easy

Click here to access the print version. Fill the grid so that every row, every column and every 3×3 box contains the numbers 1 to 9. Continue…

Read more

‘A thrill to watch’: how Sam Ryder turned UK’s Eurovision fortunes around | Eurovision 2022

Europe doesn’t hate the UK after all, it was just waiting for a decent song. This is what seasoned Eurovision watchers concluded after seeing Sam Ryder take…

Read more

Celtics knock champion Bucks out of NBA playoffs after Game 7 victory | NBA

Grant Williams scored a career-high 27 points and hit seven three-pointers, Jayson Tatum added 23 and the Boston Celtics set a Game 7 record with 22 three-pointers…

Read more

Help to buy EVs in ‘landmark’ New Zealand net zero climate plan | New Zealand

New Zealand will help some people to buy electric vehicles, end its reliance on fossil fuels, lower agricultural emissions, and reduce waste going to landfill, the government…

Read more

Factory settings: how an old steel plant was polished up | Interiors

Morning is Yasmina van den Oetelaar’s favourite time of day. It is when she sits in her garden, reads a book and breathes in the calm of…

Read more

Conversations With Friends review – TV so slow it must be trolling us | Television

There is a moment a few episodes into Conversations With Friends (BBC Three), the adaptation of Sally Rooney’s debut novel, when it seems as if the makers…

Read more