Snooper’s charter: Key points

Makes explicit in law for the first time the powers of the security services and police to hack into and bug computers and phones. Places new legal obligation on companies to assist in these operation ...

Theresa May’s political stance on issues

Theresa May will become prime minister on Wednesday afternoon, but where does she stand on key issues? These are her beliefs, her successes and failures, and how her views have evolved-- Immigratio ...

Thank you Iceland

Takk fyrir Island. Thank you Iceland. Thank you for Gudmundur Benediktsson’s epic falsetto commentary, for bringing one-tenth of the population to France to take part in this odyssey, for making ...

Euro 2016: French police clash with England fans

French riot police have charged with batons and fired teargas on England fans in the old port of Marseille, in the third day of violence ahead of Saturday evening’s tie with Russia. After a r ...

Ali: 20 best moments that made him The Greatest

1) Takes up boxing after his bike is stolen (1954) If it wasn’t for the lure of free food, Muhammad Ali may never have boxed. As the 12-year-old Cassius Clay, he pedalled on his red ...

Trump announces UK visit

Donald Trump, now the presumptive Republican candidate for US president, has confirmed he is to visit the UK later this month to attend the official reopening of his hotel and golf resort in Scotland. ...

Royal Mail threatens to halt deliveries to home of mail-snatching cat

A couple have been told to restrain their cat or face having their mail deliveries suspended. Matthew Sampson said he was notified by the Royal Mail last week of a “potential hazard” at ...

Most young Arabs reject Isis and think 'caliphate' will fail, poll finds

The vast majority of young Arabs are increasingly rejecting Islamic State and believe the extremist group will fail to establish a caliphate, a poll has found. Only 13% of Arab youth ...

The ‘Queen of the Curve’ is no more

Dame Zaha Hadid, the world-renowned architect, whose designs include the London Olympic aquatic centre, has died aged 65. The British designer, who was born in Iraq, had a heart attack on Thursday whi ...

Hillary, Trump edge further ahead after key Florida primary

Hillary Clinton crushed hopes of a Bernie Sanders surge on a night of sweeping wins that saw her shift her gaze to the prospect of a bitter battle for the White House with Donald Trump. As Clinton ...

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