HIGHLIGHTS FROM The Observer

  • The world is at least $10tn in debt, so why can we still borrow so easily?
  • Thomas Piketty: Why France’s ‘rock star economist’ still wants to squeeze the rich
  • Harry and Meghan show anger at palace over loss of royal branding
  • Hockney unveils the portrait that caused a family rift
  • Cruel lottery as banks play blame game over push-payment fraud