A search beneath the rubble
By Sam Jones - 16 June 13:00

As Iraq showed, the Continental press prefers a few bits of truth to personal invective

Mark Thomas asks if the WMDs were in a flat-pack
By Mark Thomas - 16 June 13:00

Maybe Saddam had his WMDs in a flat-pack. Maybe he had the instructions spread all over the palace f

Secrets, lies and yellow cake
By Thomas Powers - 16 June 13:00

Whatever is now discovered in Iraq, it is unlikely to include 30,000 warheads and four chemical muni

Not the Ten O'Clock News
By Zoe Williams - 09 June 13:00

Television - Zoe Williams is dismayed to find prejudice and triviality in a documentary about al-Jaz

How the Prime Minister deceived us
By Clare Short - 09 June 13:00

Clare Short, for the first time, gives a full account of the events that led to her concerns over wa

America - Andrew Stephen sees the hawks circling over Iran
By Andrew Stephen - 02 June 13:00

Washington hawks have turned their attention to Iran - accusing it of producing weapons of mass dest

NS Profile - The Israeli Settlements
By Anton La Guardia - 26 May 13:00

Two decades ago, settlers tried to stop the peace treaty with Egypt; now the fate of the ''road map'

Blair was told it would be illegal to occupy Iraq
By John Kampfner - 26 May 13:00

John Kampfner reveals that the Attorney General warned the PM nearly two months ago that, without a

A swing on the Iranian web
By Tom Allen - 26 May 13:00

Observations on the internet

America - Andrew Stephen on American impatience with Iraq
By Andrew Stephen - 26 May 13:00

The Pentagon has wrested control of postwar Iraq from the State Department, just as it took control

NS Interview - Neil MacGregor
By Mary Riddell - 19 May 13:00

As Iraq's treasures were looted, the British Museum's director furiously phoned No 10, demanding tan

A strange kind of liberation

Observations on Iraq and the media

A profound dishonesty
By Staff blogger - 12 May 13:00

Somewhere, lying around conquered Iraq, are stocks of mustard gas, nerve gas, anthrax and botulinum toxin, plus numbers of Scud missiles, gas centrifuges for uranium enrichment and mobile biological warfare factories.

The beauty of betraying England
By Andrew Billen - 12 May 13:00

Television - Andrew Billen on punts, parks and patriotism

Why Nick Cohen is wrong
By Mark Seddon - 12 May 13:00

The left opposed war in Iraq because it wished to stop the international order being trashed, argues

The workers of Europe unite
By Robert Taylor - 05 May 13:00

Blair, Schroder and Chirac may be at odds on Iraq, but all three want to keep unions down. Can John

The revival of an elusive dream
By Neil Clark - 05 May 13:00

Will the hawks bring about what the US has tried to stop for 50 years: Arab unity? Neil Clark report

America - Andrew Stephen asks when Bush will lie again
By Andrew Stephen - 28 April 13:00

Notwithstanding some anxious mutterings, the issue of whether weapons of mass destruction will now b

The party of the martyrs
By Ziauddin Sardar - 28 April 13:00

The Shia branch of Islam was born in violent death and has suffered from centuries of persecution. T

The Brits really are superior
By Richard Dowden - 28 April 13:00

Richard Dowden explains why the American forces, which operate like the German army and gear everyth

Baghdad next year, darling?
By Ellie Levenson - 28 April 13:00

Observations on holiday trends

The best of Baghdad
By William Cook - 28 April 13:00

Gallery - William Cook discovers an outpost of Iraqi creativity on Fulham High Street

John Pilger finds journalism rotting away
By John Pilger - 28 April 13:00

Something deeply corrupt is consuming journalism. A war so one-sided it was hardly a war was reporte

I just rang to say, ''Shalom!''
By Michael Bond - 28 April 13:00

Michael Bond reports on how ordinary Israelis and Palestinians, using a special telephone service, h

The aid agencies fear collateral damage
By Gideon Burrows - 21 April 13:00

The aid agencies fear collateral damage

The road to Damascus
By John Kampfner - 21 April 13:00

In Doha, the message is relentless: all of a sudden, the problem is Syria and the man who took tea w

Too much grief and death
By Lindsey Hilsum - 21 April 13:00

Lindsey Hilsum, in her Baghdad diary of the last days of the war, records how one terror succeeded a

Mark Thomas sees Geoff Hoon as an anarchist hero
By Mark Thomas - 21 April 13:00

Geoff Hoon, who described Iraqi looting as an attempt at "liberating" old regime property, sounds so

The end of dust and smoke
By Lindsey Hilsum - 14 April 13:00

In Baghdad, the illusions created by the old regime have gone; the people await a new reality

Silent witness
By Nicholas Blincoe - 14 April 13:00

Photography - Nicholas Blincoe on the shameful absence of a Palestinian perspective

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