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Shinzo Abe and wife accused of giving cash to ultra-nationalist school

Shinzo Abe and wife accused of giving cash to ultra-nationalist school

Japan’s prime minister and his wife have been drawn directly into the growing scandal over an ultra-nationalist kindergarten, with a central figure claiming under oath that the pair made a secret donation. The kindergarten operator testified to parliamen

Thursday, 08:47 in World News
 
Gareth Southgate says England were the better side against Germany

Gareth Southgate says England were the better side against Germany

Gareth Southgate said his players should not be disheartened by their 1-0 defeat against Germany, arguing they had been the better side for the majority of the match. He also became the latest in a long line of England managers to face questions about th

Thursday, 08:18 in Sport
 
Coalition to push company tax changes without splitting off small business cuts

Coalition to push company tax changes without splitting off small business cuts

Scott Morrison has confirmed the Coalition will try to force its $48bn corporate tax cut package through parliament as a whole, rather than splitting it into two smaller packages. But he has declined to say if he will include the package in the upcoming

Thursday, 08:17 in World News
 
Beware the 'horrible hangover' from nationalism, EU leader warns

Beware the 'horrible hangover' from nationalism, EU leader warns

The EU needs to speak to people’s “hopes and plans for tomorrow” if Europe is to avoid the “horrible hangover” of nationalism, one of the bloc’s most senior leaders has said. As European leaders prepare to gather in Rome on Saturday to mark 60 years of E

Thursday, 08:02 in World News
 
Welcome to Yiwu: China's testing ground for a multicultural city

Welcome to Yiwu: China's testing ground for a multicultural city

After dark on Exotic Street in China’s eastern city of Yiwu, three Yemeni boys crowd round a large charcoal barbecue rack selling lamb kebabs and baked breads. They order in confident Mandarin, chatting rapidly between themselves in Arabic. Inside the ad

Thursday, 07:34 in World News
 
State pension age must rise again, says report

State pension age must rise again, says report

Millions of people in their late 30s and early 40s look set to have to work for an extra year after an official review recommended pushing up the state pension age (SPA) more quickly than previously planned. The independent report said the SPA should ris

Thursday, 07:22 in Business
 
How to bake the perfect swiss roll

How to bake the perfect swiss roll

How do you make a swiss roll? Push him down a mountain. Sorry, it had to be done. Thankfully, however, there are easier ways to score a slice of this much loved and, despite the name, very British cake. Neglected in recent years in favour of flashier riv

Thursday, 07:18 in Lifestyle
 
Make a sushi 'bouquet' for Mother's Day: ‘Great fun if you like shouting at children’

Make a sushi 'bouquet' for Mother's Day: ‘Great fun if you like shouting at children’

I am not a mother, but I know a few. After close observation, I have concluded that, even if I had pushed a screaming baby out of my own (nonexistent) womb, I wouldn’t enjoy Mother’s Day. It must be nice to have your kids tell you how much they adore you

Thursday, 07:18 in Lifestyle
 
The tax I pay should be for peace, not war

The tax I pay should be for peace, not war

A young man I know joined the armed forces to fight in Afghanistan because he wanted to have an experience that money couldn’t buy. He is not an ardent patriot or believer in any particular cause. He just wanted a unique experience in his life; to have d

Thursday, 07:16 in Politics
 
SS-GB's Lars Eidinger: 'I worry that people only see a tiny fragment of my talent'

SS-GB's Lars Eidinger: 'I worry that people only see a tiny fragment of my talent'

When Lars Eidinger first appeared as a careerist Nazi officer in the BBC’s recent TV show SS-GB, some drama critics snapped their pencils in despair. Here was one of Europe’s finest young actors, already hailed as one of the great Hamlets of the 21st cen

Thursday, 07:13 in Art & Culture
 
Support building for landmark move to overturn El Salvador's anti-abortion law

Support building for landmark move to overturn El Salvador's anti-abortion law

El Salvador’s controversial law banning abortion in all circumstances, which has provoked ruthless miscarriages of justice, could be overturned in what has been described as a historic move. Momentum is building around a parliamentary bill proposing to a

Thursday, 07:10 in Health
 
New front opens in battle over Arnhem Land bauxite royalties

New front opens in battle over Arnhem Land bauxite royalties

A long-running court battle involving two powerful Indigenous clans and the Northern Land Council is set to continue after the federal court again rejected an appeal by one group seeking a better split of mining royalties. The Rirratjingu Aboriginal Corp

Thursday, 07:10 in World News
 
Opodo charges for its own mistakes

Opodo charges for its own mistakes

Opodo, the online travel agency, is a familiar name in my inbox, but the complaints this past month are striking in their similarity. Customers who booked flights via the website have found that their surname has been entered twice on the confirmation, a

Thursday, 07:08 in Business
 
Do I need to fill out a tax return if I buy to let without a mortgage?

Do I need to fill out a tax return if I buy to let without a mortgage?

Q I have a query regarding home-owning and was hoping you could help. I have rented for my whole life and have never taken out a mortgage or owned a home. I am required to stay in my rented house for my job. However, I am now in a position to buy a house

Thursday, 07:08 in Business
 
Counting clicks ... a beginner's guide to mastering Google Analytics

Counting clicks ... a beginner's guide to mastering Google Analytics

How do people find your website? How long do they stay? What is the user experience like on different devices? If you can’t answer these three questions with confidence, it’s time to start using an analytics tool or get to know the one you do use a littl

Thursday, 07:08 in Business
 


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