False claims about strangers — and Muslims in particular — are fuelling the rise of Islamophobia acr
The use of far-right rhetoric is growing among mainstream politicians.
Our answer," said Norway's prime minister, Jens Stoltenberg, in response to the horrific attacks of 22 July, "is more democracy, more openness and more humanity. But never naivety".
Dismissing the killer simply as "nuts" ignores future threats.
We should not turn Norway's shattered buildings and shrouded bodies into a party political broadcast
Death toll rises to 91 as police discover more victims of Norwegian gunman.
There's an aspect of the eurozone crisis that has yet to register with the British public.
Seven confirmed dead in a massive explosion in Norway’s capital. Shootings just outside Oslo also re
Evgeny Lebedev, son of a billionaire, owns newspapers, restaurants and a mansion near London. He bel
Paul Mason, economics editor of BBC2’s <em>Newsnight</em>, presents an eyewitness report from Athens
The Foreign Office's own website accidentally labels World Service move a "massive U-turn".
The euro was a bad idea in 1999, and it's a disaster now.
The Foreign Secretary believes Britain abroad must temper idealism with pragmatism. The Archbishop o
Silvio Berlusconi's fragile grip on power seems to be slipping as Italians vote against his policies
Germany's decision to reject nuclear power will lead to an increase in carbon emissions.
In Bologna, the student city in the ideological heartland of the Italian left, the youth are rising
The architect of perestroika was reluctant to pursue a life in politics, and still blames it for the
Why professional mothers can have it all.
The capture of Ratko Mladic is not just an opportunity for justice, but also a chance for diplomacy.
“We want a new society. This one doesn’t work any more.”
Time and again, Scotland’s First Minister has taken on the naysayers and won. He is a keen gambler b
The IMF chief’s downfall has shaken a nation and halted the progress of its centre left.
The beheading of a British woman in Tenerife was shocking, but we Brits are too preoccupied with biz
An effective leader is no substitute for genuine intellectual renewal.
The left has the answers to Europe’s problems, but it is failing to persuade.
New report warns that to overcome crisis, the efforts to strengthen banks must accelerate.
The Scottish National Party, under the clever leadership of Alex Salmond, is likely to retain power
The new coalition government portrays the crushing defeat of Fianna Fail as a cathartic, revolutiona