German politicians' support for refugees prompts death threats

Email warns recent murder of Walter Lübcke was first in a line of ‘upcoming purges’ Several German politicians who have publicly stood up for refugees have received death threats since what police are treating as the politically motivated murder of Read More

Selling arms to the Saudis was always immoral. Now it is unlawful, too | Andrew Smith

The court of appeal ruling must force the government to stop its complicity in the deaths of hundreds of thousands in Yemen For four years, the people of Yemen have endured a Saudi Arabian-led bombing campaign. Tens of thousands of Read More

Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un reboot alliance with talks and mausoleum visit

Hopes that first visit by Chinese leader in 14 years will heal rift over Pyongyang’s nuclear programme Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un have held talks at the start of the Chinese president’s historic trip to North Korea, rebooting a troubled Read More

London fire chief during Grenfell tragedy to take early retirement

Dany Cotton announces she will leave in April after just over three years in the role Dany Cotton, the commissioner of the London Fire Brigade during the Grenfell Tower fire, has announced her early retirement at the age 50, saying Read More

Thousands petition Netflix to cancel Amazon Prime's Good Omens

US Christian group condemns Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s story as ‘making satanism appear normal’ – but petition wrong company More than 20,000 Christians have signed a petition calling for the cancellation of Good Omens, the television series adapted from Read More