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There’s no question that the Guardian, having acquired a leading newspaper, has acquired a leading newspaper column

There’s no question that the Guardian, having acquired a leading newspaper, has acquired a leading newspaper column. But the Guardian has to be fair: in a paper that’s always had a reputation for producing some of the most intelligent, interesting and thought-provoking political reporting out there, and in which the writer and editor of Guardian Comment recently admitted...

Two men have been jailed for life for murdering a man on a busy street in Cardiff

Two men have been jailed for life for murdering a man on a busy street in Cardiff.Michael Thompson, 51, was stabbed as he walked with his partner Elaine Thomson, 48, in Borth on 27 April, 2014.Two women, including former Borth resident Jane Roberts, were also convicted of assisting an offender.The men were given sentences of life in prison.The...

The family of a woman who was sexually assaulted by a member of the public at her house in Leeds last December are now suing a former BBC colleague...

The family of a woman who was sexually assaulted by a member of the public at her house in Leeds last December are now suing a former BBC colleague for libel. She alleges she was "shamed, demeaned, embarrassed and humiliated" as a result of the story on which she was also the victim of revenge porn. The incident...

With his hands covered in sand, Ahmed Adel sits on a tarpaulin covered in his grandfather’s belongings, while a man wearing a white robe offers him food and water,...

With his hands covered in sand, Ahmed Adel sits on a tarpaulin covered in his grandfather’s belongings, while a man wearing a white robe offers him food and water, wrapped in blankets. The two men, who are waiting in a field next to Adel’s house in Gaza City, say they came to help on Sunday, when the family,...

When it comes to the UK’s role in the world, for many people it seems to be something to do with the rest of the United Kingdom

When it comes to the UK’s role in the world, for many people it seems to be something to do with the rest of the United Kingdom. But many British families who move abroad in search of work are taking their own lives. This week, a man who was in Britain for nearly 10 years died. His widow,...

I was watching the TV news and I saw a picture of a young man running away from the police

I was watching the TV news and I saw a picture of a young man running away from the police. The caption said he was “the last man alive from the Champs Elysees”. I recognised the man instantly. I was a young, single woman. I had left the house three hours earlier, and I had run past the...

It took him a long time to realise that the new job was his, but the man himself has embraced the fact that he will now be the company’s...

It took him a long time to realise that the new job was his, but the man himself has embraced the fact that he will now be the company’s new chief executive. Related: Former top banker Steve Hilton says he would have quit Barclays in two years Hilton was a one-time chief executive of...

An international team of archaeologists has uncovered what is believed to be the oldest surviving Roman cemetery in Egypt

An international team of archaeologists has uncovered what is believed to be the oldest surviving Roman cemetery in Egypt. Roman tombs were built in the 1st century AD, which suggests the first-century farmers built them to accommodate their livestock. Archaeologists have made a major discovery in the ancient cemetery of El-Iblat, which is in a desert in the...

The Guardian was forced to apologise on Tuesday for an “inadvertently insensitive” story about a former US vice-president

The Guardian was forced to apologise on Tuesday for an "inadvertently insensitive" story about a former US vice-president. Michael Biden apologised for the reference to the former vice-president, Bill Clinton, in a tweet that was retweeted more than a million times in less than 24 hours. Biden, who was vice-president from 1993 to 2007, was the first to...

A large crowd in central Delhi gathered to watch a demonstration by a student group, demanding that the government ensure security of the capital and put in place measures...

A large crowd in central Delhi gathered to watch a demonstration by a student group, demanding that the government ensure security of the capital and put in place measures against criminals. The students, many holding signs saying “rape victim”, chanted slogans demanding action against the perpetrators of crimes committed by people with low status in India, and also...