World News

A journal for anonymous ‘controversial’ ideas will only fan the flames | Nesrine Malik

A new publication follows a damaging pattern of provocation followed by rejection of criticism as…

How Sarah Sanders became Trump’s liar-in-chief

The White House press secretary’s calm under intense pressure – and serial fibbing – has…

Sri Lanka’s supreme court suspends president’s decision to dissolve parliament

Purportedly sacked PM Ranil Wickremesinghe says president is ‘not above the law’ Sri Lanka’s supreme…

Trump ramps up Macron spat by mocking France in world wars

President also boasts of ‘excellent’ US wines and says Parisians started to learn German before…

Yemen: coalition to allow evacuation of wounded Houthi rebels

Britain says Saudi-led coalition will permit UN to oversee medical evacuation Jeremy Hunt, the UK…

Amazing Grace review – transcendent Aretha Franklin documentary

The queen of soul didn’t want this film of a two-night recording session in a…

Why are obese people depressed? Because they live in a hostile world | Phoebe-Jane Boyd

New research spells it out: the psychological impact of judgmental attitudes and a fat-shaming culture…

No-deal Brexit will kill our communities, say Northern Irish farmers

As talks intensify in parliament, places such as Enniskillen will feel the impact of no…

‘It was grungy, gritty, rough’: the 11-year-old who fronted an 80s post-punk band

Chandra Oppenheim was a ‘completely unique’ star of New York’s avant-garde scene before reaching her…

Italy expected to defy EU request to present revised budget

Government intends to stick with big-spending strategy in bid to fulfil election promises The Italian…