Ministers, MPs play truant

Ministers and MPs bunk Parliament and disrupt the question hour

Turning Points


Fuel price cuts benefit the rich

Economists and consumer rights activists say the lower-income groups do not stand to gain

Aleppo catastrophic: UN

The situation in Syria's Aleppo is catastrophic, the UN says, after attacks on a hospital leave dozens dead

A man writes on a makeshift memorial as fans gather at Harlem's Apollo Theater to celebrate the life of Prince in Manhattan. Reuters

Prince cremated

Family and friends honour him at a ceremony in Minnesota