Mr. Trump

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Bernard Sumner: ‘I was 17 and worked in a general office, thinking, ‘Jesus, to quote a Peggy Lee song, is this all there is?’. Photograph: Warren Jackson

It’s been a disappointing summer, but the sun is shining and New Order are back in town. Speaking of sunshine, their singer, Bernard Sumner, in his 20(...)

“It may be cold comfort in this chaotic era, but Americans should know that there are adults in the room.” Illustration: Delcan & Company/New York Times

President Trump is facing a test to his presidency unlike any faced by a modern American leader. It’s not just that the special counsel looms large. (...)

Palestinian protesters take cover from tear gas fired by Israeli security forces in the Israeli occupied West Bank. Photogrraph: Abbas Momani/AFP/Getty Images

The Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, has said he would “no longer accept” any peace plan proposed by the United States, instead calling on France(...)

Demonstrators gather in  Edinburgh, Scotland, to protest against US president Donald Trump’s   travel ban imposed on seven Muslim-majority countries. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty

‘Governments can err, presidents do make mistakes, but the immortal Dante tells us that divine justice weighs the sins of the cold-blooded and the sin(...)

 Donald Trump signs an executive order for border security and immigration enforcement improvements on Wednesday. Photograph: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP

I have built up a reputation for never belittling US presidents and I am not going to make an exception for this bombast. Strange thing is I just c(...)

President-elect Donald Trump has killed Trans Pacific Partnership but may have to accept a 20 per cent rate of corporate tax. Photograph: Scott Morgan/Reuters

The chancellor of the exchequer, Philip Hammond, last week reaffirmed a reduced UK corporation tax rate of 17 per cent by 2020. The tax policies of bo(...)