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Fact checking Trump's State of the Union address

Trump made a number of statements in the annual speech to Congress that don't stand up to scrutiny 

Are electric cars a green answer for dealing with pollution?

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Did Philip Hammond really impose a National Insurance stealth tax?

The Chancellor has been accused of imposing “a stealth tax on middle England”.

Did Corbyn really honour terrorists behind the Munich massacre?

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been dogged by accusations of antisemitism in his party over parliament’s summer recess.

What is Italy's crisis about and how serious is it?

Italy’s politics are in ferment, after a decision by the country’s president, Sergio Mattarella, effectively blocked a populist coalition between the anti-establishment Five Star movement and the anti-immigrant League.