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Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 03 May 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including Huhne’s rebellion and how Muslim blogs reacted to Bin

Bin Laden’s death: the video
By George Eaton - 03 May 16:12

The US raid gets the Apple Daily treatment.

Picture of the day
By Jon Bernstein - 03 May 13:30

How the Times got it right this morning.

Little support for Osama Bin Laden among Muslims worldwide
By Samira Shackle - 03 May 13:14

Pew Centre research shows that support for Osama among Muslim populations was already seriously decl

Why AV does not give some people “two votes”
By George Eaton - 03 May 12:55

What John Humphrys should have told David Cameron this morning.

The dangers of oversimplifying the situation in Pakistan
By Samira Shackle - 03 May 10:44

Many of those who are quick to condemn the country have a limited understanding of its structures an

Bin Laden: the front pages
By Alice Gribbin - 03 May 10:30

How newspapers across the world reported the demise of Osama Bin Laden.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 03 May 8:58

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

An Osama Bin Laden reader
By Jon Bernstein - 02 May 16:31

Ten #OBL pieces from the <em>New Statesman</em> archive.

FBI updates “most wanted” list
By George Eaton - 02 May 16:21

A red “deceased” label marks Bin Laden’s death.

Bin Laden’s death: international responses
By George Eaton - 02 May 13:48

Hamas condemns the “killing of an Arab holy warrior”.

All eyes on Pakistan
By George Eaton - 02 May 13:14

Almost no one believes that the ISI could not have known of Bin Laden’s whereabouts.

Bin Laden’s death: US front pages
By George Eaton - 02 May 10:38

The <em>New York Post</em>’s verdict on Bin Laden’s death: “US nails the bastard”.

Osama Bin Laden killed by US forces
By George Eaton - 02 May 8:26

Al-Qaeda leader killed after a “firefight” in Pakistan, Barack Obama announces.

Huhne’s Thatcher attack looks like part of the long game
By Jon Bernstein - 01 May 12:39

Leadership goal for Energy Secretary.

Clegg: “My kids don’t know I smoke, so please don’t tell them”
By Jon Bernstein - 01 May 11:02

The Deputy PM on AV, broken promises, emotion and the dreaded weed.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 01 May 9:23

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

AV and the leadership conundrum
By Jon Bernstein - 30 April 16:28

What referendum voting tells us about Nick Griffin, Nigel Farage, Alex Salmond and Ed Miliband.

Multiculturalism v the “big society”
By Tom Hodgson - 30 April 12:46

Or should that be: multiculturalism AND the “big society”?

What Dave said to Nick
By Jon Bernstein - 30 April 11:45

The strange world of Cameron and Clegg, part 54.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 30 April 9:46

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

Green or greedy? How the financial sector could save the planet
By Oliver Willmott - 29 April 17:08

How corporations hide their environmental impact and how investors can hold them to account.

In pictures: party leaders at the royal wedding
By George Eaton - 29 April 13:37

David Cameron, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband in their morning suits (of course).

Ed Miliband attempts to rescue Labour in Scotland
By George Eaton - 29 April 11:12

Why the party’s latest attack on the Alex Salmond’s SNP is likely to fall flat.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 29 April 8:57

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

The Tories’ bogus US growth comparison
By George Eaton - 28 April 23:27

Why the right is wrong to boast that Britain grew more than the United States.

How Peru is poised to defy Washington
By Tom Kavanagh - 28 April 18:17

Fujimori versus Humala is a battle of neoliberal continuity against progressive reform.

Why Yes2AV lags so far behind
By Duncan Robinson - 28 April 17:26

If No to AV wins next week – as the latest <em>NS</em> poll says it will – the Yes camp will have on

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 28 April 17:09

The five must-read blogs from today, including the royal wedding by numbers, the AV polls, and Petra

No to AV campaign heading for victory, new poll shows
By George Eaton - 28 April 14:15

A New Statesman/ICD poll on the Alternative Vote referendum puts the No campaign 14 points ahead.

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