Germany under chancellor Angela Merkel was meant to be the bastion of the neoliberal centre in Europe.
Global stock market gyrations this week should send a warning to millions of workers about their pensions
Politicians and commentators have made sure they were seen to celebrate the Suffragettes and others who fought for the vote.
No one is likely to write an opera about Theresa May’s visit to China the way John Adams did about president Richard Nixon’s historic trip to Beijing in 1972. Her stay in China was completely obscured by media stories about Tory divisions over Brexit.
The Tories have been forced to make a major U-turn on benefits.
Pundits blame social media for damaging trust in the news. Nick Clark looks at the real truth and lies behind fake news
Sexist-in-chief Donald Trump has said “I’ll be there” for a state visit to Britain in October. He reneged on his promise to visit earlier this month amid fears of huge protests.