James Bulger’s mum ‘disgusted’ at murder film
The 1993 murder of James Bulger by two 10-year-old boys, which sent shockwaves through British society, is the subject of an Oscar-nominated film. Bulger’s family say it should not have been...
Jekyll and Hyde labelled ‘too scary’ for kids
Parents have complained that a new TV adaptation of Jekyll and Hyde will give young children nightmares. Based on a classic book, is this serious drama or gratuitous violence?
‘Monster of Syria’ Assad shows his human face
As violence in Syria worsens and Western leaders talk of arming the rebels, President Assad has given a rare interview to The Sunday Times. The murderous dictator is a surprisingly mild man.
Hacked emails reveal life of luxury as Syria burns
A cache of emails supposedly stolen from Syrian dictator Bashar al Assad was made public yesterday. While Syrians were being tortured and killed in the street, Assad was online shopping.