Cain’s Jawbone: how crime novel’s puzzling plot still keeps us guessing | Crime fiction

In 1934 Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express was published and became a bestseller. That same year another murder mystery appeared, to rather less fanfare, by “Torquemada”, a contributor to this newspaper famed for his inscrutable crosswords and his concealed identity – he was, in fact, a poet and translator called Edward Powys Mathers. … Read more

Kim Kardashian ‘looked happy’ during low-key date with Pete Davidson at hotel in LA

Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson were spotted enjoying a low-key breakfast date at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Saturday. Just days after her estranged husband Kanye West claimed God will bring her back to him despite their pending divorce, the reality star, 41, appeared unfazed as she cozied up to the SNL star, 28, who ‘had his arm … Read more