Rory McIlroy leads the fight to keep Europes Ryder Cup hopes alive

McIlroy and Thomas Pieters were the only fourball success for Europe as USA took a three-point lead into Sundays singles If Rory McIlroys significance to Europe was obvious in advance of this Ryder Cup, few could have envisaged his rising status as battle fever gripped Hazeltine. McIlroy might be the most unlikely of pantomime villains […]

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From Sex and the City to Divorce the television remaking of Sarah Jessica Parker

The actress who played Carrie in HBOs classic series is back after a 12-year gap During the publicity for her new TV series, Divorce, which follows a middle-aged couple caught at the furious fag-end of their once bright-burning marriage, Sarah Jessica Parker took the time to make something very clear to the fans of her […]

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Hungarian referendum decides whether to slam the door on migrants

A referendum on Sunday about whether to accept an EU migrant quota 1,294 refugees has unleashed some dark forces As a small crowd of pensioners gathered outside the little village hall in Mrtly, southern Hungary, all seemed calm. A horse and cart trotted past, long-bearded villagers settled into their wooden seats, and a cat mewed […]

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Bitter fight over Brexit set to overshadow Conservative conference

The new PM will set out her vision for a moderate, inclusive Conservatism, but battles over Europe will dominate in Birmingham When David Cameron delivered David Davis, secretary of state for exiting the European Union, and Boris Johnson, the foreign secretary, that led the UK out of the EU and ended his premiership. Now after […]

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Hurricane Matthew weakens from category 5 on path toward Jamaica

Haiti and Cuba also in path of strongest Atlantic hurricane since 2007, which has already skimmed coastal Colombia One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recent history weakened slightly on Saturday as it drenched coastal Colombia and roared across the Caribbean on a course that threatened Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba. Matthew briefly reached the […]

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Film-maker tells story of Polish nuns secret pregnancies after mass rape by Stalins troops

The Innocents, a Polish-French collaboration, brings to light one of the atrocities of the Soviet wartime occupation of Poland It is a shocking yet little-known chapter of Polish history. In 1945, 25 Benedictine nuns were raped repeatedly by Soviet soldiers before finding salvation through a French Red Cross doctor who delivered their babies in secret […]

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Trump rants about sex tape in wee hours

Got a minute? Presidential nominee continues attack on former Miss Universe Clinton calls it unhinged… and everything else today from the campaign trail. By Tom McCarthy Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2016/sep/30/trump-rants-about-sex-tape-in-wee-hours

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Clinton calls Trump ‘temperamentally unfit’ to lead after Alicia Machado spat

The Republican nominees late-night Twitter attacks on a former beauty queen show mental fragility, Hillary Clinton told rallies in the swing state of Florida Hillary Clinton took another swipe at Donald Trumps mental stability on Friday, declaring at a campaign stop in South Florida that the Republican nominee is temperamentally unfit for the White House. […]

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Texas pulls out of federal refugee resettlement program

Governor Greg Abbott says move will take effect on 1 January 2017 with Republican state officials having expressed security concerns about Syrian refugees Texas has announced its withdrawal from the federal refugee resettlement programme, effective from 31 January next year. Amid Refugee Services of Texas told the Guardian the organisation was very disappointed in Abbotts […]

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Rory McIlroy brings Europes stirring Ryder Cup comeback against USA to life

After losing the morning foursomes 4-0 on the opening day of the Ryder Cup, Europe rallied in the afternoon fourballs to close at 5-3 down thanks to Rory McIlroys magnificent eagle With four matches of this Ryder Cup complete Europes obituary was half-written. The USA, inspired by the legend of Arnold Palmer, claimed the first […]

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