How the Catalan crisis could send shockwaves across Europe

Mariano Rajoy has played a tough hand well, but Carles Puigdemont could yet emerge a champion of European renewal

Trump challenges Tillerson to 'compare IQ tests' after reported 'moron' dig

Trump suggests IQ battle with Tillerson: ‘I can tell you who is going to win’
President also claims of unprecedented legislative success in first nine months

Catalonia crisis escalates as Spain set to impose direct rule within days

Spanish prime minister says Catalan government’s powers will be returned to Madrid, as tensions rise between supporters and opponents of independence

Trump risks putting US 'on path to world war three', says Bob Corker

President would concern ‘anyone who cares about our nation’, says Republican senator, as public spat between former allies continues

'I asked if I could kiss her' - one man responds to #MeToo

A writer in India has responded to the #MeToo movement with an admission of his own impropriety towards a woman.

A perennial American question: why has gun control failed?

From one angle, the answer is complicated; from another, it’s devastatingly simple. Tom McCarthy on the key features of the American gun control debate

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