People look at the arrival of US Carnival cruise ship Adonia at the Havana bay, the first cruise liner to sail between the United States and Cuba since Cuba’s 1959 revolution, Cuba. Photograph: Alexandre Meneghini/Reuters

The first US cruise ship in nearly 40 years has crossed the Florida Straits from Miami and docked in Havana, restarting commercial travel on waters th(...)

Rising rents, a shortage of homes and a lack of security in tenancies are contributing to serious problems for those on low incomes. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

New housing institutions are needed which can attract the kind of finance required for an ambitious new programme of social housing, according to a G(...)