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Shamima Begum citizenship decision sets a dangerous precedent | Letters

21/02/2019 • 17:08 World The Guardian  

Naomi Wayne , Iain Forbes , Claire Tomalin , Sarah Eccleston and William Schabas give their views on the Isis recruit having her UK citizenship …

Labor will allow bank victims to reopen cases and lift claims cap to $2m

21/02/2019 • 17:00 World The Guardian  

Opposition keeps pressure on Coalition over banking reform but is set to make concessions to mortgage broking industry Labor will create a new …

Trump news - LIVE: President calls Empire actor Jussie Smollett's attack claims 'racist' after rant about 6G technology

21/02/2019 • 16:51 World The Independent  

The updates from Washington as they happened on …

Refugee actor invited to perform migration play in Malta barred entry by immigration officials

21/02/2019 • 16:49 World The Independent  

'Sometimes we try to forget and try to belong, but this system keeps turning us down,' Syed Haleem Najibi …

Hungary takes 'hundreds of Venezuelan refugees with Hungarian ancestry'

21/02/2019 • 16:48 World The Independent  

Hungary has accepted around 300 refugees from crisis-hit Venezuela, according to media reports from the …

Two Saudi sisters try to escape the Kingdom by going on the run across the globe

21/02/2019 • 16:44 World Daily Mail  

The pair, aged 18 and 20, from the Saudi capital, Riyadh, waited until they were on a family holiday in Sri Lanka before making a daring escape in the …

Taiwan proposes Asia's first same-sex marriage law after voters reject legal equality in referendums

21/02/2019 • 16:31 World The Independent  

LGBT+ rights activists argue separate law for gay marriage is …

Israeli playboy conned women out of millions after matching with them on Tinder

21/02/2019 • 16:30 World Daily Mail  

Shimon Hayut, 28, allegedly used Cecilie Fjellhoy's credit card after meeting her in London to lavish other women with designer clothes and five-star …

Dominic Madar missing: Police searching for British man who vanished while travelling in Europe

21/02/2019 • 16:24 World The Independent  

Twenty-seven-year-old believed to be without money or …

El Chapo jury accused of violating court restrictions, as defence suggests new trial may be possible

21/02/2019 • 16:23 World The Independent  

If true, drug lord's defence team says the allegations prove he did not receive 'fair …

Kenyan court set to rule on decriminalising homosexuality

21/02/2019 • 16:22 World The Guardian  

Decision has implications for rest of Africa, where LGBT people face widespread discrimination Judges in Kenya’s high court will decide on Friday …

France declares anti-Zionism a form of antisemitism in crackdown on racism against Jewish people

21/02/2019 • 16:18 World The Independent  

French president says surge in antisemitic attacks was unprecedented since World War …

Iceland announces plan to kill over 2,000 whales within next five years

21/02/2019 • 16:02 World The Independent  

'The Icelandic government's decision to continue to kill whales ... is morally repugnant as well as economically bankrupt,' say …

Woman dies after eating at Michelin-starred restaurant

21/02/2019 • 15:55 World The Guardian  

Spanish authorities say 28 others suffered food poisoning after dining at Riff in Valencia One woman has died and 28 people have suffered food …

Shamima Begum's family hope to bring her baby to UK

21/02/2019 • 15:50 World The Guardian  

Lawyer for family of 19-year-old who joined Isis in Syria is to ask her consent for plan The family of Shamima Begum are exploring legal and …

Iraqi rapper gives voice to youth frustrated by politicians and religious leaders in Basra

21/02/2019 • 15:47 World The Independent  

Youth-led protest movement finds artistic outlet in homegrown …

Daylight Saving 2019: When do clocks go forward in the US?

21/02/2019 • 15:46 World The Independent  

It means spring and summer aren't far …

Germany still paying pensions to wartime Nazi collaborators

21/02/2019 • 15:34 World The Guardian  

Belgian parliament asks Berlin to stop payments to non-Germans who pledged allegiance to Hitler Nearly 75 years after the second world war, Germany …

Police release bodycam video from fatal shooting between California sheriff deputy and armed suspect

21/02/2019 • 15:11 World The Independent  

The deputy involved in the incident was …

Las Vegas sees first significant snowfall since 1937

21/02/2019 • 15:06 World The Guardian  

Authorities closed portions of main routes from Las Vegas to Los Angeles and Phoenix because of snow, ice and limited visibility February storms have …