UK and South Africa announce partnership on clean technologies for minerals

The United Kingdom and South Africa have announced that they are establishing a new partnership dedicated to the responsible and sustainable exploration of minerals in South Africa for use in clean energy technologies. The UK government announced earlier this week that it will work with the Republic of South Africa to deepen cooperation on a … Read more

Hilary Mantel’s art was steeped in her pain

“After the queen’s head is cut off, he leaves. A sharp attack of appetite reminds him that it is time for a second breakfast, or perhaps an early dinner. These are the first two sentences of The mirror and the light, the third volume in Hilary Mantel’s trilogy about the life of Thomas Cromwell and … Read more