Monarchy: Prince Andrew sacked from ‘The Firm’
Behind the pageantry, the monarchy has evolved through the ages to fit the changing needs of Britain. Today’s drastic decision by the Queen is the latest attempt to stay in tune with society.
A football pitch of rainforest lost each minute
Who owns the rainforest? Deforestation in the Amazon has increased by 30% in the last year, with many blaming Brazil’s president. Activists say the precious ecosystem is not his to destroy.
‘Law of the jungle’ as US backs settlements
Is the liberal international order collapsing? The Trump administration just smashed years of legal history by declaring that Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank are now acceptable.