Sanctuary cities risk billions in defiance of Trump

New York. Santa Fe. Chicago. Some of America’s largest cities say they are going to remain so-called sanctuary cities even though they risk being cut off financially by the federal government once Donald Trump takes…


Classic chic v sportwear: this season’s style swap

Anne Perkins, political commentator and leader writer for the Guardian I always thought serious fashion was about beautiful clothes for beautiful people and took place mainly on the pages of Vogue. This week I realised…




10 top tips from our Rome correspondent

Park it … like a local Apart from a visit to the museum and gallery in Villa Borghese, tourists don’t tend to flock to any of Rome’s wonderful parks. Of these, Villa Pamphili, the largest…




Government rejects leaked memo’s Brexit claims

The government says it “does not recognise” a leaked memo’s claim that it has no overall plan for Brexit. A spokesman said the “unsolicited document” came from an external accountancy firm and had “no authority”….