Less Demos, more lilo
By Catherine Fieschi - 17 July 10:22

Does harbouring a secret longing for an inept successor, possibly unpleasant, maybe even scarily una

We're not yet running on empty
By Alex Brummer - 10 July 10:18

The upward movement in the price of oil has far more to do with speculation than with a shortage of

It could have been me
By Andrew Gilligan - 10 July 10:18

When hundreds, maybe thousands, were killed or forcibly displaced in a northern region of Yemen, the

How Britain wages war
By John Pilger - 10 July 10:18

The military has created a wall of silence around its frequent resort to barbaric practices, includi

A chaplain in Iraq
By Marcus Hodges - 08 July 11:52

Reverend Father Marcus Hodges, an RAF chaplain now stationed in Cyprus, gives his take on the import

From triumph to torture
By John Pilger - 03 July 16:49

How Palestinian journalist and NS contributor Mohammed Omer left Gaza to receive an award only to be

No easy way out
By Michael Fathers - 03 July 10:29

The policy failures of Nato and the United States have left Afghanistan and Pakistan dangerously uns

A short walk in Palestine - or is it Eretz Yisrael?
By Raja Shehadeh - 03 July 10:29

We stopped to eat our picnic breakfast of Nabulsi goat's cheese and tomatoes - which we had to eat w

Fabricate that fear
By John Pilger - 26 June 10:24

Those snatched from their homes in Britain following 11 September 2001 have all but vanished into an

Defamatory DD comment?
By Paul Evans - 20 June 14:25

Liberty XXX

New world orders?
By Carne Ross - 19 June 11:15

Terrorism will become more common and more destructive in the 21st century. But is al-Qaeda really s

Power v poverty
By Duncan Green - 19 June 11:15

Privatisation, free trade and market forces . . . the rich world insists poor states play by our rul

Fatwa against terrorism
By Ziauddin Sardar - 19 June 11:15

"In Islam, creating social discord or disorder, breach of peace, rioting, bloodshed, pillage or plun

Poles apart
By Neil Berry - 12 June 10:20

Two compelling books on the Middle East - one focused on Israel and the other on Egypt - expose deep

Tutu: the true spirit of South Africa
By Rageh Omaar - 05 June 10:43

The archbishop's words about Gaza were all the more powerful because they were spoken by one of the

Fixing Bush's legacy
By Raffaello Pantucci - 03 June 14:26

Whoever wins the White House they have a huge task to try to rebuild the US reputation abroad. Here

Descent into sectarianism
By Christopher Davidson - 27 May 11:42

Lebanon finally has a new president but tensions still continue in the country. Here Christopher Dav

An award for the voiceless in Gaza
By Mohammed Omer - 22 May 13:00

My ambition was to get the truth out, not as pro-Palestinian or anti-Israeli, but as an independent

Money in the Bank
By Ben White - 22 May 13:00

Observations on Palestine

Why do we tolerate Press TV?
By Martin Bright - 20 May 14:06

An interesting question on the Iranian state-funded station based in London

Image of the Enemy
By Hillel Schenker - 16 May 14:08

Despite persistent tensions between the Israelis and Arabs, Hillel Schenker examines the possibility

Israel's secret fears
By Haim Baram - 15 May 13:00

The nation that sees itself as the most misunderstood in the world celebrates its 60th birthday with

A surreal uprising
By Abigail Fielding-Smith - 15 May 13:00

Observations on Beirut

Home away from home
By Sam Alexandroni - 15 May 13:00

On a visit to his village in Egypt, Sam Alexandroni finds he can't even count all his new-found rela

Ethical arms trade?
By Andrew Feinstein - 15 May 13:00

Dick Olver and the BAE Board should ask themselves whether it is possible to be an ethical company a

The great betrayal
By Martin Bright - 15 May 13:00

The issue of Israel has become a terrible fault line on the British left but liberal opinion may soo

The power network
By Charles Glass - 15 May 13:00

Publicly, Israel will not do business with those who do not recognise it. But behind the scenes is a

Talking to the enemy
By Avi Shlaim - 15 May 13:00

A deeply hidden diplomatic relationship between Israel and Jordan underpins the history of the searc

An Appearance on Iranian TV
By Martin Bright - 13 May 19:13

A very civilised discussion on radicalisation was had by all

Israel's alternative independence day
By Ben White - 09 May 13:34

Ben White reports on how some of Israel's Palestinian citizens marked the beginning of the country's