The myth of the special relationship between the US and Britain, as shown by the Blair-Bush love-in,
Europe's political classes, particularly on the left, are bending over backwards to claim that no do
Evangelical hardliners have gained such a stranglehold on US policy in the developing world that som
A politician chooses jail and tips Trinidad towards all-out racial civil war
From the Sixties going back to the suffragettes and the Levellers, Britain has a long history of reb
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Africa may as well stick up an enormous sign saying "Clearance sale. Everything must go", as an enti
Europe - The paradox of France's stunning No vote is that, while it leaves Chirac a lame duck, it da
Iran has agreed to put its nuclear weapons plans on ice until August. But then what?
Blair may want to delay his departure until he is satisfied he has left his mark, but the Chancellor
Europe - Don't write the obituaries yet. A new France could put Britain on the sidelines
New Labour prides itself on "thinking the unthinkable", but its policies are still guided by the sta
As the workings of foreign aid in Cambodia demonstrate, behind the charade of "loans", "assistance"
Britain and the US carried out a secret bombing campaign against Iraq months before the tanks went o
Blair has been told by the Americans that if he wants progress on aid and climate change, or support
Britons see work as more central to their lives than other Europeans - and this is assumed to be a b
Could the European Union collapse? The question, dismissed a few years ago as the stirrings of Europhobic fantasists, is now pertinent. National governments across the continent are struggling for authority and credibility. Econ-omies are struggling for growth and dynamism.
We think we know the story: <em>Newsweek</em> reported - wrongly - that copies of the Koran were flu
The socialist foundations of the Jewish state are facing their final destruction
What we can learn from the curious story of the noisy party, the irate First Lady and the World Bank
Nearly 900 people perished when the <em>Estonia</em> ferry sank in 1994. In this exclusive investiga
Despite the odd murmur about human rights, Britain remains the Kimberley Quinn of torturers and desp
Many in Britain feel smug about France's vote on the European constitution. If the French say "no" on 29 May, it will save us asking the dreaded question. If they say "yes", doesn't that strengthen a British instinct to say no when Tony Blair picks a date for us?
Europe once offered a route to the good life for dowdy Brits. As we contemplate a referendum, perhap
What does the British Foreign Secretary actually do? In Iran, Palestine, Africa and elsewhere, it is
At the G8 summit, Brown and Blair should think of our debts to Africans, not theirs to us. We have s
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