Sonja Kish

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Why obesity damages your mind as well as your body

It’s not just your waistline that suffers as you put on weight, with researchers finding puzzling new links between obesity, memory loss and dementia.<p>Lucy Cheke and her colleagues at the University of Cambridge recently invited a few participants into her lab for a kind of ‘treasure hunt’.<p>The …

The Brain

Google eavesdropping tool installed on computers without permission

Privacy advocates claim always-listening component was involuntarily activated within Chromium, potentially exposing private conversations<p>Privacy campaigners and open source developers are up in arms over the secret installing of Google software which is capable of listening in on conversations …

Privacy

Cheap holidays, city breaks, flights & hotels

Pirates, book for off-season and snap up a bargain with 7 nights in Portugal's gorgeous Algarve from £125pp including the 3* Pinhal Do Sol Hotel, …

Manger

Culinary Adventure<p><b>Good ideas – Moveable feasts</b><p>When we first found and fell in love with the big house at <i>1 rue de Loudenne</i>, a building rich with …

France

smitten kitchen

Most conversations about shrubs go like this.<p>“Wait, like the green bushy things that grow in the ground?”<br>“No, it’s a drink.”<br>“A leafy drink?”<br>“No, it’s …

Mary Berry

The best free things to do in Amsterdam

A trip to Amsterdam need not squeeze on the wallet; the city is full of fantastic things to do free of charge. From whiling away time in a secret garden and wandering boat-speckled canals to exploring Amsterdam's trendiest district, Telegraph Travel's Amsterdam expert, Rodney Bolt gives his top …

Lonely Planet’s best value travel destinations for 2014

When times are tight we suggest you travel more, not less – but pick carefully. This is where your wallet will smile at the memories for years to come.<p>Greek Islands<p>View of Navagio Beach, also known as Shipwreck Cove, on Zakynthos Island. Image by Dave Porter Peterborough Uk / Photolibrary / Getty …

Costa Rica

Walk on the mild side: trails for mere mortals

Walking - just simply walking - can be one of the best ways to experience a place. The pace and the perspective mean you see things you would never spot otherwise, from the first glimpse of a breathtaking vista to the discovery of a tiny wildflower. While taking on an epic trail it can seem …

Hiking

Winter sun accommodation: readers' travel tips

Winning tip Hotel Abertih, Mirleft, Morocco<p>Mirleft is a tiny town deep in southern Morocco with three beautiful beaches (amazing rock arches), stunning sunsets and the friendliest people on the planet. We stayed at Hotel Abertih, right on the main street, with bags of character and freshly caught …

Russia beyond Sochi: 10 ways to explore the world's largest country

The hosting of the 2014 Winter Olympics in the seaside city of Sochi and nearby Caucasus Mountains has been controversial, but there’s no doubt it has focused attention on the travel potential of the world’s largest country.<p>I’ve been a regular visitor to Russia for 20 years, during which time I’ve …

St. Petersburg

The updaters: what to buy now to see you through the season

From denim to florals, we show you what trends to buy into now to last you all season long<p>The turn of the season is an exciting time in fashion land as covetable new collections hit the shops, and this season has a bumper crop of enticing trends. Tempting though it is to splurge in a bid to shed …

Lisa Armstrong

Head of Fashion

The Style Agenda, January 31 - February 6

Peruse Christian Louboutin's stiletto-free shop, place your bets on Beckham's Super Bowl advert or take in the largest ever exhibition of David Bailey's photographs<p>There's something pleasingly à la mod about the pointy boots, drainpipes and boxy coat from LK Bennett's latest collection. <i>Coat, £345,</i> …

Lauren Laverne on style: dressing like your hero

Funny (not) old age, 30. In the run-up to it, I was assured by everyone that a time of personal crisis loomed. I would mourn my evaporating youth. Question who I was. Hurl baleful cries heavenward about the meaning of it all, my metabolism. "Saturn returns!" people would say ominously before going …

A Brave New Modernism, Part 3: Delhi

STUDIOFYNN presents <b>A Brave New Modernism</b>: Shanghai · Dubai · <i>Delhi</i><p>Delhi takes the spotlight in the third chapter of the STUDIOFYNN's 'Brave New …

Los Angeles