Misha Glenny

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Geovani Martins: an evocative writer who knows his city well

Thirteen stories, many of them vignettes more than rounded tales, comprise Geovani Martins’s heralded debut, The Sun on My Head. Published by Faber in(...)

The audience heard that “spies, police and military intelligence officers and criminals all inhabit this deeply confusing world seeking out the latest cyber criminal and cyber espionage techniques”. File photograph: Getty Images

The British exit from the European Union will have a huge impact on cybersecurity in the western world, according to an international writer on the is(...)

Eaton Square in Belgravia, London, where  aluminium magnate Oleg Deripaska has a residence: he appeared on a list of Russian oligarchs published by the US Treasury last January in connection with new sanctions legislation. Photograph:Tolga Akmen/AFP/Getty

Tucked behind Kensington Palace and protected by armed police at checkpoints on either end is the street known as Billionaire’s Row, the most expensiv(...)

 James Norton as Alex Godman in the BBC drama, McMafia. Photograph: Nick Wall/BBC/PA Wire

You’d be forgiven for reading the title of the BBC’s big budget, globe-trotting new crime drama and getting the wrong idea completely. It is not, as (...)