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US anti-Vietnam war priest dies aged 94

Image copyright AP Image caption Mr Berrigan protested against most conflicts involving the US over the last 50 years The American priest and poet Daniel Berrigan – famous for leading defiant protests against the Vietnam War – has died in New York aged 94. Father Berrigan emerged as a radical ...

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Anti-Semitism row ‘damaging Labour’

Image copyright Getty Images Labour’s candidate for Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has warned that the anti-Semitism row engulfing his party has harmed his chances of being elected. Mr Khan said comments made by ex-London mayor Ken Livingstone had made it “more difficult” for Jewish voters to support him in ...

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‘Ratings War Ban Could Hit Top BBC Shows’

Culture Secretary John Whittingdale is said to be planning a crackdown on “competitive scheduling” as part of a proposed deal to grant a new royal charter to safeguard the BBC for another 11 years. In a white paper due to be published later this month, Mr Whittingdale is being widely ...

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