Iran accuses US of violating nuclear deal

Iran accuses US of violating nuclear deal

The US is coming under criticism from Iran for violating their nuclear deal. The nuclear deal between the two countries does not allow “any policy specifically intended to directly and adversely affect the normalization of trade and economic relations with Iran.” At the NATO summit in May, Trump told European...

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Number of UK students receiving firsts has nearly doubled in five years

Number of UK students receiving firsts has nearly doubled in five years

The proportion of firsts handed out by UK universities has soared, resulting with a third of institutions now grading at least one in four degrees with top honours, according to the Press Association analysis of official data. In some cases, the proportion has more than doubled in five years, resulting...

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Royal Gifts at the summer opening of Buckingham Palace

Royal Gifts at the summer opening of Buckingham Palace

This summer visitors to the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace will enjoy a special display of more than 200 gifts presented to Her Majesty The Queen throughout her 65-year reign. A paperweight made from a dinosaur bone, a Union Flag badge that has travelled into space, a handbag woven from...

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Hezbollah and Syrian army to launch attack on border area

Hezbollah and Syrian army to launch attack on border area

Lebanese group Hezbollah and the Syrian army have launched an offensive to clear fighters from an area of the Syrian-Lebanese boarder, according to reports. The operation is targeting fighters in the outskirts of the Lebanese town of Arsal, roughly 120km northeast of Beirut, and in the area surrounding the western...

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Sargent: The Watercolours

Sargent: The Watercolours

Although he had been painting in watercolour since he was a boy, his work as a portraitist in oils completely overshadowed this difficult and demanding medium. Dulwich Picture Gallery has managed to bring together 80 works from all over the world to celebrate his extraordinary skills as a painter who...

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