Trends

October 1, 2018

Argentina’s central-bank president resigns

The peso plunges again and Federico Sturzenegger steps down Americas
September 28, 2018

Donald Trump stomps on Canada’s economy

To avoid further damage, Justin Trudeau may have to stop […]
September 25, 2018

[CORRECTED] Polio returns to Venezuela, and threatens the region

The country’s neighbours need to strengthen their defences against infectious […]
September 23, 2018

Colombia’s new president will struggle to heal his country’s divisions

Iván Duque’s alliances and campaign promises will make reconciliation difficult […]
September 20, 2018

Latin America searches for redemption on the football pitch

The extra intensity of Latin American fandom Americas
September 17, 2018

The price of electing saviours in Latin America

Countries suffer the consequences for decades Americas
September 14, 2018

Doug Ford disrupts Canada’s climate policy

Ontario’s new premier threatens a fragile national bargain Americas
September 12, 2018

Cuba’s funerals: cheap and especially uncheerful

Bidding a loved one farewell is more painful than it […]
September 9, 2018

Tough times for Embrapa, a jewel of Brazilian innovation

Its technology helped make the country an agricultural superpower. Now […]

Politics

August 5, 2018

An interview with Bruno Le Maire

A balancing act for the French finance minister who switched […]
August 4, 2018

Europeans, on the whole, are becoming more positive about foreigners

But those from the north and the east tend to […]
August 2, 2018

A rogue bodyguard embarrasses France’s president

Alexandre Benalla was filmed posing as a cop and thumping […]
July 31, 2018

Matteo Salvini, Italy’s de facto leader, is instinctively authoritarian

But he is also an opportunist constrained by Italy’s rickety […]
July 30, 2018

A hot summer is giving Europe’s populists a boost

In Sweden, Italy and elsewhere, angry politicians are high in […]
July 28, 2018

Why Germany needs a better army

Generals are worried about Russia. Voters are not Europe
July 8, 2018

A Muslim monarch and religious diplomat wins some overdue recognition

ONE of the world’s most lucrative prizes for spiritual endeavour,  […]
July 14, 2018

Public transport is in decline in many wealthy cities

JUANA, who came to America from Guatemala, used to take […]
July 10, 2018

Jean-Louis Tauran opposed the Gulf war and mended fences with Islam

THE months leading up to the Anglo-American assault on Saddam […]
July 22, 2018

A cacophony of views on what to teach children about God

IT IS becoming a commonplace that in matters of belief […]
July 16, 2018

Belgium struggles to manage its burgeoning Islamic scene

As Donald Trump stormed through Brussels this week, alternatively dishing […]
July 12, 2018

For those who fight sex-trafficking, dark rituals compound the problem

PEOPLE who campaign against the ghastly phenomenon of human trafficking […]

Latest News

November 17, 2018

Gareth Southgate sends brutal message to England stars ahead of Croatia showdown

GARETH SOUTHGATE says England are ready to “just go for […]
November 17, 2018

Brexit BOMBSHELL: Leaving the EU will be bad for UK science industry scientists claim

BREXIT will be bad for the UK’s science industry and […]
November 17, 2018

All I want for Christmas: The perfect festive dressing from party wear to pyjamas

Get into the festive spirit with F&F at Tesco. This […]
November 16, 2018

"Teddy’s Bear"

November 16, 1902, marked the first appearance of cartoonist Clifford […]
November 16, 2018

We will NOT be under the jurisdiction of the ECJ: Theresa May vows her deal PROTECTS UK

THERESA May has made a promise to the nation regarding […]
November 16, 2018

Wayne Rooney RULES OUT England retirement U-turn despite Gary Neville call

WAYNE ROONEY insists he is retiring for England for good […]
November 15, 2018

Long-term weather forecast: ‘RECORD COLD’ temperatures on way as SOLAR MINIMUM begins

EARTH’s atmosphere is set to become EXTREMELY cold in the […]
November 14, 2018

Man Utd star Alexis Sanchez ‘acting weird’ in Chile training and spending time alone

ALEXIS SANCHEZ’s poor Manchester United form is affecting the player […]
November 14, 2018

Vitamin D deficiency: This toilet habit could be a sign you have the condition

VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms tend to develop during the autumn […]
November 13, 2018

Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho set major challenge as club legend reveals Man City fears

NICKY BUTT has admitted Manchester United face a huge challenge […]
November 13, 2018

BREXIT BREAKTHROUGH: Cabinet told to STANDBY to agree deal – within ‘touching distance’

THERESA May has told her Cabinet to expect to sign […]
November 13, 2018

New York and north Scotland could flood THIS CENTURY as sea levels may rise 13FT

TOWNS, cities and islands could be wiped out by flooding […]
November 12, 2018

Elizabeth Cady Stanton — Suffragist

Pioneer suffragist and one of the leaders of the early […]
November 12, 2018

Man City boss Pep Guardiola reveals reason behind on-field RANT at Raheem Sterling

PEP GUARDIOLA has revealed why he shouted at Raheem Sterling […]