Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo beside a banner with reads “Charlie Hebdo, Honorary citizen of Paris” in front of the Paris City Hall January 9th, 2015. Photograph: Reuters/Jacky Naegelen

The mayor of Paris on Tuesday said she intended to sue Rupert Murdoch’s Fox News over insults she said the US television network made towards the city(...)

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani at a meeting with United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York yesterday. Photograph: Andrew Burton/Getty Images

A row over the interpretation of comments made by Iran’s new president Hassan Rouhani about the Holocaust illustrates the domestic sensitivity arou(...)