Flashback: Nelson Mandela's journey to President complete

First published in The Age on May 11, 1994 Nelson Mandela today took the oath of office making him South Africa's first black President, and he told the world that his country would never again allow oppression by one group over another. He took the oath before the Union Building in Pretoria, once the citadel of white minority power, climaxing a […]

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Inside the incredible holiday estate complete with bowling alley and swimming pool… and all yours for £35k a week

The stunning Georgian home has room for up to 33 guests and boasts amazing spaces to relax including two pools, a tennis court and even a bowling alley. It has nine enormous bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms – and some with walk-in dressing rooms. And there is another large room that can be used as a bedroom, plus a […]

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Tory MPs call on ‘complete overhaul’ of the House of Lords

Leading Tory MPs call on a ‘complete and total overhaul’ of the House of Lords after its votes to thwart Brexit Iain Duncan Smith warned there had to be a ‘reckoning’ of the Lords  The backlash was sparked by peers voting to keep Britain in the Single Market They have now amended the Withdrawal Bill 14 times  The House of Lords […]

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