After spending 18 years exploring various dimensions of sustainable development, and its less specific cousin sustainability I adhere to the old adage – the more you know the less you understand. What I will say about sustainable development is this. It is a contested, ambiguous and fuzzy concept, it means different things to different people, […]
My name is Amy and I am currently undergoing treatment for cancer. Finding out I had breast cancer at the age of just 30 took away a huge part of me and really knocked my confidence, but deep down I knew I could still be that bubbly girl who embraces each day. Up until last […]
Who could possibly comprehend the medieval barbarity of burning a man to death in a cage, filming him as he writhes in unspeakable agony prior to posting the grisly event on social media for the entire world to view? The inhuman death visited on Jordanian airforce pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh must now constitute the final nail […]
A new reality for Greece was being moulded within days after the elections. The biggest bet was not who would win the elections, but what the new government would do afterwards. Syriza and its coalition with a small right nationalist party (Independent Greeks) preaches the end of austerity for Greece and a shift to Europe- […]
The former top civil servant was hauled before Parliament to explain why his report will not be published before the general election – despite being ordered six years ago.
Hundreds of parents at Wadebridge School, Cornwall, were left panicking when its automated truancy messaging system wrongly contacted them to tell them their children were missing.
Issaf al-Kasasbeh is believed to be in a stable condition in Karak Hospital in Jordan after collapsing upon hearing of her son Moaz al-Kasasbeh’s brutal death.
Eddie Piwko claimed he was simply discussing his fantasies and he would not act on them
The failure of the Personal Independence Payment has left 180,000-plus people with no support – one of them is Malcolm White
Train tracks: should these be paved over and turned into bus lanes? (Photo: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire) Would you like to see train services replaced with more buses? A high-profile think tank this week suggested doing just that. The Institute of Economic Affairs would like to see train tracks dismantled and the land given over to special […]