Alasdhair Willis, the storm force gusting through British wellington brand Hunter remembers the first time he wore a pair of the boots growing up i(...)

Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Tim Robinson is leaving Connemara. Not physically, not emotionally, but after several decades of roaming, recording and interpreting the Atlantic seas(...)

Secretary of State John Kerry. He described the former two-term senator from Colorado as his “longtime friend”. Photograph: AP Photo/Steve Helber

Gary Hart, the former US senator and two-time contender for the Democratic presidential nomination, is the latest in a long line of high-profile forme(...)

Members of the Mara 18 gang show their tattoos in the National Penitentiary in Tamara, near the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa. Photograph: Elmer  Martinez/AFP/Getty Images

It’s hard to overestimate the level of violence and instability in Honduras. Years of gang violence and drug wars have earned this Central American(...)

Italian sister Cristina Scuccia holding her prize after winning the The Voice of Italy in Milan in June. Photograph: Matteo Bazzi/EPA

As endorsements for your first album go, they do not get much heavier than this. When Italy’s Singing Nun, 26-year-old Ursuline sister Cristina Scucci(...)

Mark Frechette and Daria Halprin in Zabriskie Point

Good grief. It must have been genuinely terrifying to be old, weary and conservative in the United States at the end of the 1960s. Sure, Nixon had jus(...)

Serbian and Albanian players clash during the Euro 2016 Group I qualifying match in Belgrade. Photograph: Koca Sulejmanovic/EPA

Serbia have been awarded a 3-0 victory over Albania following their postponed Euro 2016 qualifier but they have also been deducted three points and or(...)

Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange yesterday.The  DAX Index climbed 0.3 per cent. Photograph: Reuters

National benchmark indices advanced in nine of the 18 western-European markets yesterday. Germany’s DAX Index climbed 0.3 per cent and France’s CAC 4(...)

Police officers stand outside the apartment of Dr Craig Spencer, who reportedly tested positive for the Ebola virus on Thursday in New York. Photograph: Jennifer S. Altman/The New York Times

A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned to New York City after treating Ebola victims in West Africa tested positive for the virus, sett(...)

Brady Dougan, chief executive officer of Credit Suisse , pauses during a Bloomberg Television interview in Zurich. Photographer: Gianluca Colla/Bloomberg

Credit Suisse reported stronger-than-expected third quarter profits today, bolstered by its investment bank, which benefited from a rise in bond-tradi(...)