The 16-year-old climate change activist will sail in a high-tech yacht to avoid greenhouse emissions but columnist Brendan O'Neill has branded the crossing a stunt.
Virtual assistants such as Alexa and Google Assistant reinforce gender stereotypes, including that women are "subservient", according to a UN report.
The mother of an Irishman killed in the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash has paid tribute to him saying he was committed to making a difference to people's lives.
Tom Tugendhat, the chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee has said that the UK needs to “hit Putin where it hurts” and that the Salisbury attack “is a threat to the world order”, despite Theresa May not explicitly implicating the Kremlin for the attack.
Aid expert Hamish De Bretton-Gordon says Russia and Syria are behind latest debacle surrounding UN aid convoy
Ben Jamal says Israel has made clearly it has no intention of allowing a Palestinian state
Karin Robinson says Trump is clueless and it's making America look unreliable
Dr Matthew Mokhefi-Ashton says Trump's speech sounded like a campaign address aimed at his own supporters
Israel has showed it doesn't even listen to its friend. Now is the time for action
Trump's plan is rash and unnecessary. We in Britain must show our displeasure