UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says ‘fighting has set Syria back decades’
Labour says failure to meet charities was alarming at a time when half a million people have received emergency food aid since April this year
A Gawker essay has ignited a culture war on the value of niceness
It wants troops or logistical aid to head off a possible genocidal civil war
Picture appears to showing starving rebels with a slaughtered lion
Agencies across the world are taking donations to support the estimated two million people impacted
Rigorous government-backed tests modelled on MI5 recruitment to create robust child-protection teams
Mother with history of alcohol and drug abuse let her son starve to death, court told
North Korea’s nuclear test drew international censure. But Pyongyang rejoiced, says Andrew MacLeod, in a rare dispatch from the pariah state
Paedophile serial killer’s parole request denied by Belgian court after 16 years in prison
It’s tempting to look for scapegoats. But it’s the wider culture that needs addressing
This epic work of testimony and investigation lays bare a Communist crime of the century
A leading advocate for human rights in Burma argues that international ignorance of what is happening in Rakhine State is a tragedy in itself
A unique experience in the pantheon of the PS3.
He has deliberated, cogitated and digested for long enough. More than 10 years after he quit the original Masterchef, Loyd Groooossman of the long vowels will activate his TV tastebuds again as a judge on Simon Cowell's new cookery show.
With yearly estimated earnings of more than $90 million, prolific writer James Patterson is by far the highest earning author in the world but women are gaining ground, according to Forbes.com.