1. Miliband and Clegg's relationship is starting to thaw  (Observer)
There has been a notable political climate change behind the scenes, with the Lib Dem and Labour leaders spending more time together, writes Andrew Rawnsley.
2. 'War on terror' is a tempting defence, but it isn't that simple  (Independent on Sunday)
We must understand the strange alliances in Mali to unravel its complex, conflicting loyalties, says Patrick Cockburn.
3. David Cameron had to tackle the future before the past  (Sunday Telegraph)
Al-Qaeda and its affiliates mutate faster than we work out how to defeat them, writes Matthew d'Ancona.
5. Scottish independence is fast becoming the only option  (Observer)
Even to a unionist like me, an Alex Salmond-led government is preferable to one that rewards greed and corruption, says Kevin McKenna.
6. Obama’s handed them the rope. Will Iran or Israel hang itself first?  (Sunday Times) (£)
If the US were slowly to distance itself from Jerusalem, Israelis may have second thoughts about their swerve to the extreme, writes Andrew Sullivan.
7. Will practice make perfect for the PM?  (Independent on Sunday)
Cameron's response to the Algeria hostage crisis fitted fluently into an interventionist foreign policy, says John Rentoul.
9. British fair play lies dead and buried  (Observer)
In the sporting arena and in other areas of our national life, gentlemanly conduct is now an alien concept, writes Nick Cohen.
10. Norway's 'fax democracy' is nothing for Britain to fear  (Sunday Telegraph)
Britain might exercise more influence over the European single market outside the EU than in it, says Christopher Booker.