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'Beautiful detail and a bit of green': Kyoto by Janis Malcomson

'Beautiful detail and a bit of green': Kyoto by Janis Malcomson

Over the years, former architect Janis Malcomson has explored Kyoto’s mixture of tradition and modernity – and had a tofu revelation Continue reading...
What happened to the fight against racist monuments after Charlottesville?

What happened to the fight against racist monuments after Charlottesville?

Though national news outlets are paying less attention, efforts to remove Confederate statues and other memorials are alive and wellShortly after the horror of the Unite the Right rally in
Libby Squire detectives given extra time to question suspect

Libby Squire detectives given extra time to question suspect

Man, 24, being held in relation to abduction of 21-year-old Hull University student Detectives investigating the disappearance of the Hull University student Libby Squire have been given extra time to
Fire at Flamengo football training centre kills 10 people

Fire at Flamengo football training centre kills 10 people

• Firefighters confirm fatalities at Brazilian club • Youth players were sleeping at centre when fire broke outTen people have been killed and at least three injured in a fire at the training centre
Brexit crisis command centre starts hiring civilians

Brexit crisis command centre starts hiring civilians

Exclusive: recruiters told military-style operation could stay open for two yearsThe government has started to recruit civilians to work in an emergency command and control centre being set up to try
Anti-FGM campaigner denied NHS cancer care

Anti-FGM campaigner denied NHS cancer care

Man who fled the Gambia after challenging government not eligible for free healthcare A campaigner against female genital mutilation who had been diagnosed with terminal cancer was sent away from a
Brandi Carlile on her song to subvert the Grammys: ‘It's a call to action’

Brandi Carlile on her song to subvert the Grammys: ‘It's a call to action’

This year’s most-nominated woman on Sunday’s awards show, marrying her wife illegally and her all-female festival Eight days before the 61st Grammy awards, the woman with the most nominations is
Unions fight back against Kochs and allies since supreme court 'disaster'

Unions fight back against Kochs and allies since supreme court 'disaster'

Janus decision stopped unions collecting ‘fair-share fees’ but fresh organizing efforts means many shops are on the upAfter decades of trying, the Koch brothers and their allies won a major battle
Emiliano Sala: Cardiff City boss leads tributes after body identified

Emiliano Sala: Cardiff City boss leads tributes after body identified

Neil Warnock and striker Sergio Agüero among those to offer condolences to family The Cardiff City manager has led tributes to Emiliano Sala after a body recovered from the wreckage of a plane on the
‘My boyfriend sold one of my kidneys – then he sold me’: trafficking in Nepal

‘My boyfriend sold one of my kidneys – then he sold me’: trafficking in Nepal

A checkpoint along the Nepal-India border has become has one of the world’s busiest human trafficking routes. Now it is being policed by survivors who try to spot other potential victimsIt is midday
Man questioned on suspicion of murder of woman in Preston

Man questioned on suspicion of murder of woman in Preston

Rosie Darbyshire was found dead in the early hours after a ‘brutal and sustained’ assaultA man is being questioned by police on suspicion of the murder of a woman who was found dead following a
End uncertainty over no-deal Brexit, says ex-civil service chief

End uncertainty over no-deal Brexit, says ex-civil service chief

Lord Kerslake calls for fresh referendum on Britain’s membership of the EULord Kerslake, the former head of the civil service, has urged the government to rule out a no-deal Brexit, saying ministers
Rosenstein did not want to write memo justifying Comey firing – new book

Rosenstein did not want to write memo justifying Comey firing – new book

Deputy attorney general privately complained about Trump’s order, according to Comey’s former deputy Andrew McCabeThe deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein, privately complained that he was ordered
'Pain has no borders': loved ones recall victims of Toronto serial killer

'Pain has no borders': loved ones recall victims of Toronto serial killer

The eight men murdered by Bruce McArthur – many of south Asian or Middle Eastern heritage – all had lives, hopes and dreams When Greg Dunn addressed a packed Toronto courtroom this week, his voice
Sexual harassment allegations mount against Nobel laureate Oscar Árias

Sexual harassment allegations mount against Nobel laureate Oscar Árias

Pressure grows on two-time Costa Rica president as former Observer journalist speaks out over alleged assault in 1990Oscar Árias, the Nobel peace laureate and two-time president of Costa Rica, is
'Give back my money': banned billionaire Huang Xiangmo hits out at political parties

'Give back my money': banned billionaire Huang Xiangmo hits out at political parties

Huang says treatment is ‘grotesquely unfair’ and his donations should be returned if they were not appropriateThe Chinese billionaire and major political donor Huang Xiangmo has hit out at a decision
Friday briefing: We meet again, Mr Juncker …

Friday briefing: We meet again, Mr Juncker …

May struggles to renegotiate tricky border terrain … body from plane wreckage confirmed as Emiliano Sala … and, wine or beer first?Good morning, I’m Warren Murray with the news resized to fit your
Thailand's princess Ubolratana: social media star and anti-drug campaigner

Thailand's princess Ubolratana: social media star and anti-drug campaigner

Royal became interested in politics when she travelled around the country and witnessed sufferingPrincess triggers ‘political earthquake’ with run for PMThe nomination of Thailand’s princess
Rare New Zealand bushfire, burning for days, threatens town of 3,000

Rare New Zealand bushfire, burning for days, threatens town of 3,000

An estimated 700 people have already been evacuated after blaze took hold on parched countrysideA huge bushfire that has been raging in the parched New Zealand countryside for four days has forced
The battle for the future of Stonehenge

The battle for the future of Stonehenge

Britain’s favourite monument is stuck in the middle of a bad-tempered row over road traffic. By Charlotte HigginsStonehenge, with the possible exception of Big Ben, is Britain’s most recognisable