Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock has said he finds it infuriating that social media firms do not do more to block under-13s from their sites.
For some, the summer months can’t come soon enough – but for this dad in Cincinnati, Ohio, snow days are an opportunity for brilliant fun with the family.
The pressure of performing on a nationwide television show could befuddle anyone, as former England cricket player Monty Panesar experienced on Celebrity Mastermind.
We’ve all told a white lie or two every so often to get something we wanted… but these confessions stretch the truth to breaking point.
He both captained his country at cricket and refereed at the highest level of Scottish football.
Fiona Drouet knows more than most people about the impact verbal and physical abuse can have on youngsters.
When it comes to pursuing your dreams and hobbies, they say practice makes perfect, and that’s certainly true for 24-year-old Nigerian artist Ken Nwadiogbu.
Even your most hated flaws can come in handy every once in a while, and social media users have been offering their own positive spins on not-so-brilliant features of their bodies.
Have you ever thought about the way you would be portrayed if you were starring in a movie?
WWE star Toni Storm received the support of fellow wrestlers and a community of fans after private photos of her were leaked online.
Social media platforms need to take more responsibility in tackling online anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial.
A combination of horror films, namely Bird Box, A Quiet Place and Hush, has inspired a hilarious new meme.
As I write this, winter sunshine is streaming into the attic room where I have temporarily shut myself off from the world to think.
During the in-between week separating Christmas and the coming year, running errands feels like a monumental task.
For people within the LGBTQ+ community, this year held a lot of moments to be proud of, from the advancement of human rights, to community members thriving, to new celebrity role models.
At 7am the fog was rolling in over the farms, so I rushed up my local hill to watch the sunrise. I spent a sublime two hours up above the fog watching the beautiful lightshow unfold.
If there’s one thing about winter that makes the cold weather worthwhile, it’s the pictures and videos that surface of animals playing in the snow.
We’ve all wanted to hide away when facing a scary doctor’s appointment, but this cat has a novel way of escaping: through the rubbish hole.
Donald Trump has once again called out social networks and internet giants for allegedly giving less prominence to him and fellow Republicans.
Children get up to all sorts of nonsense when their parents leave them home alone for the first time, as these social media confessions reveal.
Paul Pogba has confused football fans on social media with two cryptic posts shared after Jose Mourinho was sacked by Manchester United on Tuesday.
A police officer has written a heartfelt open letter to a young teen caught driving at 100mph, urging him: “Slow down. Please. You are not invincible. I promise.”
Think you’re dedicated to all things Christmas? Well, this man walking around New York City dressed as a Christmas tree will probably out-festive even the most obsessed.
Prime Minister Theresa May was briefly locked inside her car when she went to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.
Question Time, The Andrew Marr Show and Doctor Who have been named the most tweeted about BBC TV shows of 2018, according to figures from TV Licensing.
“Relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief.”
Mobile network O2 is investigating a technical fault that has left thousands of its mobile customers unable to use data to get online.
Thousands of teddy bears and other soft toys were thrown onto an ice rink during a Hershey Bears hockey match, to be donated to local charities.
Everyone holds at least one incredibly divisive opinion that stands them out from the crowd … and now there’s a meme to express that feeling.
A probe has been launched after inmates at a north-east superjail were caught posting on social media – just months after a similar incident at the prison.
Celebrities have taken to social media to kiss their children on the lips in solidarity with David Beckham, who has received negative comments for doing so.
An unverified bogus Twitter account claiming to belong to Russian President Vladimir Putin has been suspended after going undetected for six years.