Our sincerest thanks to the pop star for bringing one fleeting moment of edge to a very boring awards show.
“Political tourist” Paul Nuttall of Ukip is taking on an uninspiring Labour campaign (with a Remainer candidate) in an area where 69 per cent voted Leave.
It is easy to guffaw at the idea of a billionaire Bolshevik in the White House, but it seems there is more to the comparison than meets the eye.
The leader's office is planning for the succession, but no date has been set.
In the spirit of William Cobbett, a young writer travels by bicycle through Britain’s former industrial heartlands before and after the vote for Brexit.
How identity politics replaced class and the personal became political.
Over the last two weeks, I've found myself consuming breaking news for breakfast.
There’s no point pretending there’s a smoother path for Britain that skirts around Trump’s White House.
The President is not angry that Berkeley does not allow free speech. He’s terrified because it does.
When it comes to Donald Trump, the UK government can't afford to be passive.
The schoolboy on escaping persecution and his new life at an independent school in Edinburgh.
Across the political spectrum, the New Statesman introduces you to the personalities who shape our world. Where else would you find Jeremy Corbyn, Tony Blair and Theresa May in the same place?