No flour, pasta or eggs? The perfect substitutes for 20 common ingredients No flour, pasta or eggs? The perfect substitutes for 20 common ingredients

Getting your hands on everyday staples is not always as quick and easy as it used to be – but you can still rustle up delicious dishes by making a few judicious substitutionsLike life itself, cooking at home is likely to change radically in the coming months. It will be a sanctuary for some and a chore for others, but in an era of lockdowns, we will all sometimes be frustrated by not having...

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Coronavirus survivor: 'I'm still asking myself why I'm here and others aren't' Coronavirus survivor: 'I'm still asking myself why I'm here and others aren't'

Hylton Murray-Philipson was in intensive care and on a ventilator for five days I was ill at home with coronavirus symptoms for 10 days before I went to hospital. During this time my 92-year-old father died; I didn’t see him for the last week of his life. My 84-year-old mother, who lives with me, also started displaying symptoms, as well as one of my sisters.Even though I was listening to...

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Martin Margiela: In His Own Words review – portrait of the couture Banksy Martin Margiela: In His Own Words review – portrait of the couture Banksy

This documentary about the enigmatic Belgian designer, who became disenchanted with the sexification of fashion, is uncritical but refreshingly seriousMartin Margiela is the Belgian-born avant-garde fashion designer sometimes described as the couture Banksy, because he has never publicly shown his face for the photographers. But maybe it is truer to say that he is the Terrence Malick of fashion,...

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Can we claim insurance now advice against travel is ‘indefinite’? Can we claim insurance now advice against travel is ‘indefinite’?

The Foreign Office’s updated advice warns against all but essential travel until further notice. One reader asks how that will affect their holiday in July“We have a six-week holiday to North America starting on 4 July, all independently booked”, says Steven, 52, from Bromsgrove. “We are flying to Canada and then doing a three-week drive, by car, across the US and then picking up a...

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Sofa distancing: how coronavirus has transformed British TV Sofa distancing: how coronavirus has transformed British TV

From a non-toxic Question Time to the broadcasting hub that is Steph McGovern’s living room, the current moment is influencing everything on the airwaves – perhaps for goodCoronavirus is changing television. How lucky Susanna Reid is to be able to use social distancing as reason to sit further away from Piers Morgan on the sofa. Ruth Langsford hasn’t got Reid’s excuse. She is married to...

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Brews Brothers review: What promised to be a quirky microbrew has come out as a flat lager Brews Brothers review: What promised to be a quirky microbrew has come out as a flat lager

The tone of this half-hour comedy is part odd-couple, part hipster satire and part gross-out – but it stops short of taking any risks

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Tiger King viewing figures released as 34 million tune in to Netflix hit Tiger King viewing figures released as 34 million tune in to Netflix hit

More people watched 'Tiger King' in its first 10 days than 'Stranger Things' season two

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Think you know your Margiela from your McQueen? Take our fashion quarantine quiz Think you know your Margiela from your McQueen? Take our fashion quarantine quiz

Missing news from the front row because there isn’t any? Test your fashion nerd credentials with this quiz on memorable moments in fashion historyWhich one of these designers hasn’t worked at Christian Dior?Marc BohanGianfranco FerréTom Ford Yves Saint Laurent Name these supermodels (L-R)Carla Bruni, Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Helena ChristensenTatjana Patitz, Claudia...

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BepiColombo: Mercury mission set to wave goodbye to Earth BepiColombo: Mercury mission set to wave goodbye to Earth

The joint European-Japanese mission is set to swing by Earth on its long journey to the "iron planet".

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