Which of these stars is taller than the other? Test your knowledge in our tricky ‘celebrity heights’ quiz

Which of these stars is taller than the other? Test your knowledge in our tricky ‘celebrity heights’ quiz

Celebrities, eh? They look so tall when they’re strutting down the red carpet in their six-inch heels. Read more

Is One Direction singleton Niall Horan dating Dutch tennis star Caroline Wozniacki?

Is One Direction singleton Niall Horan dating Dutch tennis star Caroline Wozniacki?

He’s the cute, blonde, Irish one from One Direction so it’s no surprise Niall Horan has caught the eye of ANOTHER lady in the form of tennis champion Caroline Wozniacki. Read more

Giant farting grandmother takes a nap before walking the streets of Liverpool for WWI anniversary event

Giant farting grandmother takes a nap before walking the streets of Liverpool for WWI anniversary event

A giant grandmother has been caught ‘sleeping’ in Liverpool ahead of the World War One centenary event taking place in the city Read more

Firefighters rescue kids trapped in the most unusual situations

Firefighters rescue kids trapped in the most unusual situations

Nearly £240,000 has been spent rescuing children who were locked in rooms or stuck in things in the last five years, it has been revealed. Read more

Tottenham ‘to open transfer talks over Michael Dawson for Ron Vlaar swap’

Tottenham ‘to open transfer talks over Michael Dawson for Ron Vlaar swap’

Tottenham are ready to open talks with Aston Villa over a deal to sign defender Ron Vlaar after missing out on Dejan Lovren. Read more

Absolutely Fabulous star Dora Bryan dies at 91

Absolutely Fabulous star Dora Bryan dies at 91

Absolutely Fabulous actress Dora Bryan has died aged 91. Read more

Arsenal close on Iker Casillas transfer after offering him £100,000-a-week deal

Arsenal close on Iker Casillas transfer after offering him £100,000-a-week deal

Arsenal are said to be close to signing Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas after ‘making him an offer that he can’t refuse’. Read more

How adorable Scottish terriers stole the show at Glasgow 2014 opening ceremony

How adorable Scottish terriers stole the show at Glasgow 2014 opening ceremony

Whoever came up with this idea deserves their own gold medal. Read more

Joseph Wood: Death row execution takes nearly two hours

Joseph Wood: Death row execution takes nearly two hours

Death row inmate Joseph Wood was given a lethal injection but was reportedly ‘gasping and snorting’ for more than an hour in the chamber. Read more

Has Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal been busted looking at reporter’s chest?

Has Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal been busted looking at reporter’s chest?

Louis van Gaal is famed for his antics during TV interviews, but it’s usually barking at reporters or swatting away cameras that has earned him that reputation. Read more

AC Milan open transfer talks with Arsenal over forward Joel Campbell

AC Milan open transfer talks with Arsenal over forward Joel Campbell

AC Milan have reportedly opened talks with Arsenal over a deal to buy their talented forward Joel Campbell. Read more

Manchester United fan demands Arturo Vidal signing with pretty cheeky banner

Manchester United fan demands Arturo Vidal signing with pretty cheeky banner

Manchester United might have smacked LA Galaxy 7-0 in their opening pre-season match, but one fan is pretty clear that they need new players. Read more

Oddworld: New ‘N’ Tasty review – gourmet remake

Oddworld: New ‘N’ Tasty review – gourmet remake

PS one favourite Abe’s Oddysee comes to the PS4, as the ageing classic is transformed into one of the best remakes of all-time. Read more

Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow: Do we care about the Commonwealth?

Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow: Do we care about the Commonwealth?

As the Commonwealth Games begins in Glasgow today, five people from five different member states tell Metro what the Commonwealth means to them and whether or not it has any relevance in today’s world. Read more

Games Inbox: Battlefield crisis, Assassin’s Creed Unity worries, and San Diego Comic-Con

Games Inbox: Battlefield crisis, Assassin’s Creed Unity worries, and San Diego Comic-Con

The morning Inbox ponders the shifting fortunes of Sony and Microsoft, as one reader questions the design traditions of Halo. Read more

Snoop Dogg claims he smoked weed at the White House

Snoop Dogg claims he smoked weed at the White House

Snoop made the revelation during an interview with Jimmy Kimmel, claiming he got away with it by pretending to go for a ‘number two.’ Read more

Dutch queen’s tears for the victims of MH17 as 40 coffins touch down in Holland

Dutch queen’s tears for the victims of MH17 as 40 coffins touch down in Holland

Queen Maxima joined grieving relatives including ten Britons who watched the sombre arrival in Eindhoven. Read more

Big Brother’s Kimberly Kisselovich plays it coy over Steven Goode sex: ‘Did you guys see that?’

Big Brother’s Kimberly Kisselovich plays it coy over Steven Goode sex: ‘Did you guys see that?’

Big Brother joker Kimberly Kisselovich reckons she had no idea her sexual antics with Steven Goode would be shown on national TV. Read more

Kimberly Kisselovich shows off ‘baby bump’ on Big Brother’s Bit On The Side and declares love for Steven Goode: ‘I’m falling for him’

Kimberly Kisselovich shows off ‘baby bump’ on Big Brother’s Bit On The Side and declares love for Steven Goode: ‘I’m falling for him’

Kimberly Kisselovich has confirmed that she and Steven Goode ARE the real deal and that she would consider his hand in marriage if he proposed. Read more

I’m as mad as Mel! Tom Hardy brings back Mad Max after 30 years in the wilderness

I’m as mad as Mel! Tom Hardy brings back Mad Max after 30 years in the wilderness

Fans have had to wait 30 years but Mad Max is back – with Tom Hardy in the driving seat. Read more

‘There are certain songs I cannot hear because they are so personal that it hurts’– lost Amy Winehouse interview surfaces

‘There are certain songs I cannot hear because they are so personal that it hurts’– lost Amy Winehouse interview surfaces

’There are certain songs I cannot hear because they are so personal that it hurts me to listen’. Read more

Was John Barrowman’s kiss during the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony politically motivated?

Was John Barrowman’s kiss during the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony politically motivated?

The move could be seen as a response to recent controversies surrounding the criminalisation of homosexuality in many countries participating in the games. Read more

Man learns to never order a Flaming Lamborghini after bartender sets his face on fire

Man learns to never order a Flaming Lamborghini after bartender sets his face on fire

Customer who ordered a Flaming Lamborghini is paying for his mistake with layers of charred epidermis. Read more

John Barrowman, Tunnock’s teacakes and Nessie: The most Scottish WTF moments of the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

John Barrowman, Tunnock’s teacakes and Nessie: The most Scottish WTF moments of the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

Glasgow’s favourite son, John Barrowman, kicked off the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony aided by the Loch Ness Monster, dancing Tunnock’s teacakes and a plethora of tartan. Read more