STARWATCH: SATURN MAKES ITS CLOSEST APPROACH TO EARTH OF THE YEAR

Earth undertakes the ringed planet every 378 days, passing directly between it and the sun The beautiful ringed planet Saturn has arrived...

DISCOVERED IN THE DEEP: THE HAIRY-CHESTED HOFF CRAB

Continuing a Guardian series on remarkable deep-sea species: a variety of yeti crab that lives by hot vents In 2005, scientists exploring...

 
 
 

TV TONIGHT: A STAR ACCUSED AND THE DARK SIDE OF PORN'S ‘GOLDEN ERA'

Female porn stars speak out against the adult film actor Ron Jeremy in Channel 4's Porn King. Plus: teenage horror up on the moors...

UN MEMBER STATES MEET IN NEW YORK TO HAMMER OUT HIGH SEAS TREATY

World leaders urged to agree treaty to protect marine life after groups say planet's last wilderness treated ‘recklessly' UN member...

 
 
 

CASSIE AND THE LIGHTS REVIEW - FAMILY DRAMA GLOWS IN THE DARKNESS

Underbelly, Edinburgh Alex Howarth's hugely moving play has plenty of humour and a homemade aesthetic, while asking tough questions...

WIND, HYDROGEN, NO DEMOLITIONS: HOW NEXT PM CAN PUT UK ON NET ZERO PATH

Boris Johnson's plans are behind schedule and the CBI says Britain is falling behind Europe and the US There is little mention of Boris...

 
 
 

IF WE DON'T DEFEND FREE SPEECH, WE LIVE IN TYRANNY: SALMAN RUSHDIE SHOWS US THAT | MARGARET ATWOOD

The Satanic Verses author didn't plan to become a hero, but as he recovers from this attack, the world must stand by him A long time...

WHAT THE MARBLE ARCH MOUND ARCHITECTS DID NEXT: A SKYSCRAPER SHAPED LIKE ALBANIA'S NATIONAL HERO

A building with the aquiline profile of a 15th-century warrior is the latest proposal by MVRDV to transform Tirana, the capital of...

 
 
 

M&S OXFORD STREET STORE PLAN OPPOSED BY AUTHOR BILL BRYSON AND ARCHITECTS

Raze-and-rebuild proposal for London shop led to carbon footprint debate, with public inquiry looming The author Bill Bryson and architects...

POOREST WOMEN IN ENGLAND HAVE SAME ILL HEALTH AT 60 AS RICHEST AT 76 - STUDY

Health Foundation finds stark health inequalities between people in worst-off and wealthiest parts of England A 60-year-old woman in...

 
 
 

RUSSIA-UKRAINE WAR: MOSCOW'S FORCES ATTEMPT ADVANCE IN DONETSK; PUTIN VOWS TO EXPAND RELATIONS WITH NORTH KOREA - LIVE

Reports of heavy Russian shelling in eastern Donetsk; Putin says in letter to Kim Jong-un closer ties are in both countries' interests...

US LAWMAKERS TO MEET TAIWAN PRESIDENT AS CHINA TENSIONS SIMMER

US delegation arrived for talks with Tsai Ing-wen, less than two weeks after US House speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taipei United...

 
 
 

CHINA'S ECONOMY SLOWS UNEXPECTEDLY AS COVID OUTBREAKS AND PROPERTY CRISIS BITE

Retail sales and industrial output lower than forecast, with fears that China could miss its annual growth target for first time since...

SVIKA PICK, ISRAEL'S ‘KING OF POP', DIES AGED 72

Songwriter behind hits including 1998 Eurovision winner, and Quentin Tarantino's father-in-law, dies at home Svika Pick, a prolific...

 
 
 

ONE YEAR INTO TALIBAN RULE: THE GIRLS DEFYING BANS TO GO TO SCHOOL

On the anniversary of the fall of Kabul, the Guardian's senior international correspondent, Emma Graham-Harrison, reports from the...

‘THE RULES ARE THE RULES': CAMERON SMITH'S BID FOR NO 1 GOLF RANKING RUINED BY PENALTY

Australian praised for his reaction after two-shot penalty in Memphis World No 2 penalised for playing from the wrong place Cameron...

 
 
 

HANOI BRINGS BACK LOUDSPEAKERS AS OLD-SCHOOL PROPAGANDA METHODS RETURN TO VIETNAM

Speakers to be installed across capital for daily pronouncements as government's plan labelled ‘archaic and redundant' Vietnam's capital...

UK WEATHER: WARNING OF FLOODS FROM THUNDERY SHOWERS AFTER DROUGHT

Meteorologists say expected downpours are the wrong kind of rain to tackle driest spell for almost 50 years After the driest spell...

 
 
 

MODERATOR DESCRIBES ‘TRAGIC IRONY' AND ‘HORROR' AS VIOLENCE ON RUSHDIE UNFOLDED

Ralph Henry Reese, co-founder of project that offers exiled writers refuge, says attack should serve as wake up call - and call to...

RUSSIA-UKRAINE WAR: WHAT WE KNOW ON DAY 173 OF THE INVASION

Putin says Russia and North Korea will expand bilateral relations; first UN ship to carry Ukraine grain for Africa prepares to depart...

 
 
 



Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Edu flies to Spain to sign Pino, Tielemans bid...

Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Edu flies to Spain to sign Pino, Tielemans bid too late plus Tierney worry

Arsenal have already signed Oleksandr Zinchenko, Gabriel Jesus, Matt Turner, Marquinhos and Fabio Vieira this summer but Mikel Arteta wants more transfers before September Read more ...

Man Utd transfer round-up: Antony sends message as Erik ten Hag makes board...

Man Utd transfer round-up: Antony sends message as Erik ten Hag makes board request

Manchester United are at rock bottom after their dismal showing against Brentford with Erik ten Hag and the club's recruitment team under pressure to deliver some new signings... Read more ...

Kids cower as shooter opens fire in Six Flags Great America parking lot...

Kids cower as shooter opens fire in Six Flags Great America parking lot leaving three wounded

Three people were hurt in a parking lot outside Six Flags in Gurnee when shots were fired from a vehicle, according to a spokesperson, which about 45 miles north of Chicago. Read more ...

How to get rid of wrinkles in clothes: Anita Birges from Mise en Place...

How to get rid of wrinkles in clothes: Anita Birges from Mise en Place shares secret recipe

An Australian cleaning and organising guru has shared the recipe for her 'wrinkle release' spray that instantly banishes creases from clothes. Read more ...

Manly NRL star is Manase Fainu is JAILED after stabbing church leader in the...

Manly NRL star is Manase Fainu is JAILED after stabbing church leader in the back during wild brawl

The court heard the promising player has been suffering suicidal thoughts as a result of his trial and guilty verdict, which a jury took just two hours to arrive at last week. Read more ...

NBA's Christmas schedule is 'revealed' with Bucks and Celtics set for...

NBA's Christmas schedule is 'revealed' with Bucks and Celtics set for postseason rematch

The Celtics will face the Bucks in a rematch of last season's conference semifinals, while the Knicks will welcome Joel Embiid, James Harden and the Sixers to Madison Square... Read more ...

The Block's Sharon Johal and Shaynna Blaze clash on the show

The Block's Sharon Johal and Shaynna Blaze clash on the show

The Block's Sharon Johal is at loggerheads with judge Shaynna Blaze. Read more ...

Studio 10 host Sarah Harris makes a BRUTAL joke about her own network's...

Studio 10 host Sarah Harris makes a BRUTAL joke about her own network's shocking ratings

Channel Ten star Sarah Harris has reportedly taken a dig at her own employer over a spate of disappointing ratings. Read more ...

Ted Cruz at campaign event in Nevada jokes that Elizabeth Warren might have...

Ted Cruz at campaign event in Nevada jokes that Elizabeth Warren might have a penis

Senator Ted Cruz got huge laughs at a Republican event when he joked that fellow Senator Elizabeth Warren 'might have a penis' because 'in today's Democrat Party, how do we... Read more ...

‘After 24 years of pain I have my life back': Angus mum on benefits of...

An Angus mum who suffered decades of pain says her life has been transformed since she began taking medical cannabis. Read more ...