CIA torture report: how did the Middle Eastern press react?

First Reaction Wed 10 Dec, AT 16:22

It provoked soul-searching in Britain and the US, but many Arabic news sources ignored the report

A poster on a London bus

Atheists in UK face 'systematic discrimination', says report

One-Minute Read Wed 10 Dec, AT 15:16

Meanwhile, political leaders are increasingly using 'hate speech' against the non-religious worldwide

Iranian couple

'White marriages': Iran's cohabiting couples defy Sharia law

Talking Point Wed 10 Dec, AT 15:00

Clerics promise a crackdown on 'shameful' couples fighting for freedom and independence by moving in together

Sony World Photography 2015: eight 'spectacular' submissions

Gallery Wed 10 Dec, AT 13:44

From orang-utans and 'spirit bears' to a colony of king penguins on a South Atlantic Ocean island

Two Nimrod MRA4 reconnaissance aircrafts scrapped because of the defence cuts

Mystery submarine: UK forced to seek Nato's help

One-Minute Read Wed 10 Dec, AT 12:13

'Hugely embarrassing' request for help made to US and France because of cuts to the defence budget

Mortgage deals: how to lock in a good rate

Personal Finance Wed 10 Dec, AT 11:45

Now is the time to grab a low fixed-rate mortgage – but it might not be as easy as you think

Shrien Dewani back in Britain: could he now sue prosecutors?

One-Minute Read Wed 10 Dec, AT 10:40

Legal action on both sides remains possible after Shrien Dewani was cleared of arranging his wife Anni's murder in 2010

Rickie Lambert and Steven Gerrard look dejected after conceding the opening goal by FC Basel

Liverpool accept their fate after misfiring campaign

Match Report Wed 10 Dec, AT 10:25

Late heroics fail to secure a knock-out spot, but Brendan Rodgers says the team will 'take it on the chin'

Weather bomb: the storm phenomenon brewing over Britain

Briefing Wed 10 Dec, AT 10:16

Weather warnings in place as rapidly developing 'weather bomb' reaches the UK, bringing strong winds and rain

Psychologists who aided CIA in torture lost sight of morality

Wed 10 Dec, AT 09:50 The Conversation

It's building rapport that makes interrogation successful, not coercion, says Prof Laurence Alison

Krystian Bielik

Marco Reus snubs England, but Arsenal line up another 'starlet'

Transfer Talk Wed 10 Dec, AT 09:41

16-year-old Krystian Bielik has impressed Arsenal scouts and could soon be on his way to the Emirates

Passengers wait for trains to arrive, London

Christmas trains: which rail lines will be closed?

One-Minute Read Wed 10 Dec, AT 09:05

Train travellers can expect disruption as engineering work closes some of the busiest lines and stations

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