Anti-austerity coalition in Greece




The far-left Syriza party, which won Greece’s general election on Sunday, has formed an anti-austerity governing coalition with the right-wing party Greek Independents. The coalition will have a comfortable majority in Greece’s new parliament. Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras has vowed to renegotiate Greece’s bailout, worth €240bn (£179bn; $268bn), to end Greece’s “humiliation and pain”. Several…




First female bishop to be consecrated




The Church of England will consecrate its first female bishop during a ceremony at York Minster later. The Reverend Libby Lane, 48, will be ordained as the new Bishop of Stockport, in what she says will be a “profound and remarkable moment”. The Church formally adopted legislation last November to allow women bishops. The move,…