Tom Wilson

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Mark Pavelich pictured back in 1987. Photograph: Donald Black/Star Tribune via Getty Images

With 90 seconds remaining in the first period, the Boston Bruins’ Brandon Carlo was near the boards, eyes down searching for the elusive puck, when th(...)

Sudanese protesters  wave placards during a demonstration in Khartoum on Tuesday. At least four people were killed on Monday in new clashes between protesters and  security forces. Photograph: Mohamed El-Shahed/AFP/Getty Images

Sudan’s military and civilian protest leaders say they have agreed on a three-year transition to democratic rule, raising hopes for a resolution to t(...)

Ugandan politician Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as pop star Bobi Wine, speaks to people at Kibera slum in Nairobi,  Kenya. Photograph: Biko Macoins/AFP/Getty Images

In the Kampala slum where he grew up, Robert Kyagulanyi is king. Walking the streets of the poor Kamwokya neighbourhood, the member of parliament gre(...)

Brian Caulfield. Photograph: David Sleator

European venture capital activity is still relatively small compared with Silicon Valley and Asia, but the situation is rapidly changing. While things(...)

The report finds Saudi individuals and foundations have been ‘heavily involved in exporting an illiberal, bigoted Wahhabi ideology’. File photograph: Reuters

Foreign funding for extremism in Britain primarily comes from Saudi Arabia, but the UK government should set up a public inquiry into all the funding (...)

American George David’s Rambler 88 finishing the 704-mile Volvo Round Ireland Race at Wicklow Sailing Club. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport.

The presence in Irish waters last month of George David’s Rambler 88 can scarcely have gone un-noticed by anyone who happened to be in Dún Laoghaire (...)