American support for Israel

Sir, – In his response to Eamonn McCann’s column on US support of Israel, Dermot Meleady (April 12th) asserts that the term “occupied territori(...)

Lumiere festival, one of the highlights of the UK City of Culture celebrations in Derry. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

As Shaun Davey’s symphony, The Relief of Derry, reaches its climax in a converted British Army barracks in the eponymous city tonight, no doubt a few (...)

Aythor Harry Browne described  Bono as “an ambassador for imperial exploitation”. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

The author of a new book that criticises Bono’s advocacy work has said the book “has a lot of flaws, was written pretty quickly” and was not his “life(...)

The unique 19th century Old Railway Station in Derry in its present state. Photograph: Trevor McBride

Derry should mark its year as UK City of Culture by reinstating its old railway station on the Watersi(...)