Head International Editor
Love him or hate him. 5 moments that made Banksy a star
We retrace the highlights of Banksy’s career from graffiti underdog to international superstar, up to becoming one of Time’s 100 most influential people.
Nigeria bans female genital cutting, but it’s not enough
Africa’s most populous state, Nigeria, has made female genital cutting (or mutilation) illegal. But legal strategies aren’t enough.
State-sanctioned sexual violence used as a weapon in Egypt
A report by human rights organisation FIDH claims that Egyptian security forces are using sexual assault as a structured means of repression.