The task facing pro-Europeans is bleaker than at any other time in Tony Blair's two terms. So risky
Guantanamo was a legal black hole, says the director of public prosecutions, but he sticks up for Be
If academia were truly free-thinking, it would accept that the possibility of innate differences bet
During the cold war, the developed nations lent willingly to Africa. No worries then about how corrupt dictators might misuse the money or line their own pockets: the US gave millions to the notorious Mobutu regime in Zaire.
Stuart Dunn finds that, after 15 years of charging tuition fees, New Zealand faces a brain drain
Don't believe it - "Britain to reject European constitution"
EU laws affect us all, but it's the corporate lobbyists who have the biggest influence on them. Thei
Observations on Turkish Kurds
Australia, once the land of the "fair go", has collaborated with Guantanamo more closely than any ot
Apartheid, not the ruling regime, brought race into South African cricket
I feared that I had become a stooge. Embedded with the British forces, I came to Basra to report on
It is supposed to be the Iraqis' chance to decide their destiny, but what if a new Shia-led governme
Iraq elections - The principles of the Bush administration are elastic. The future of Iran and Iraq
Iraq elections - Tom Roberts, embedded with US troops for a month, finds their professionalism impre
Observations on a visitor from Romania
We may have forgotten colonialism but, as the newspapers show, Kenyans believe Britain is still tryi
As the government gently distances us from Washington, Jack Straw's low-key diplomacy in Iran has be
The Barbados PM is quite clear: he just couldn't swear allegiance to King Harry
The first democratic elections in Iraq's history ought to be an occasion for celebration, arousing the same emotions as the first such in South Africa.
Iraq elections - Two-thirds of Arabs are under 25, and they are better educated than ever. History s
The new Palestinian leader doesn't matter to Israel. The real negotiation is with America
Observations on Iraq (2)
Just as Bush and his team marshalled facts and factoids of doubtful provenance to justify invading I
With an eye to its vast Asian market, Europe promotes human rights when the price is right. In Burma