Dad's Army hits Jordan
By Andrew Gilligan - 28 October 12:00

Where do arms dealers, Prince Andrew and the "axis of evil" mingle? Andrew Gilligan finds them all a

Don't forget who's now the boss
By Andrew Stephen - 21 October 13:00

President Bush still needs to throw his weight around in Iraq, because his "war on terror" is going

Saddam, the 100 per cent Prophet
By Lindsey Hilsum - 21 October 13:00

Observations on Iraq

Boys will be boys
By Philip Kerr - 14 October 13:00

Film - Philip Kerr on why an acclaimed portrait of Iranian life is no more radical than a home movie

Let us become victims again
By Arnold Wesker - 14 October 13:00

Observations on the Jews

Mark Thomas wants Saddam to sue Bill Clinton
By Mark Thomas - 14 October 13:00

Saddam should sue Bill Clinton for libel. Evil dictators may have difficulty proving their reputatio

America - Andrew Stephen reports on panic in Washington
By Andrew Stephen - 14 October 13:00

Starbucks has withdrawn all its outside seating, local schools are into "lockdowns" and people are s

John Pilger on fanatics who threaten murder
By John Pilger - 07 October 13:00

The Palestinians are no longer alone; Israel, despite the craven intimidation of some of its support

NS Profile - The doubting generals
By Andrew Gilligan - 07 October 13:00

Some of the most senior military leaders echo the questions engraved on the banners of the anti-war

A seismic shift in America
By Andrew Stephen - 07 October 13:00

US voters no longer think it unpatriotic to question the wisdom of war on Iraq. Even senior Republic

Activists put bodies on the line
By Johann Hari - 07 October 13:00

Observations on Iraq

Have a nice day . . . on 54 cents
By Mark Thomas - 07 October 13:00

Observations on Iraq

Pop goes the axis of evil
By Anna Somers Cocks - 07 October 13:00

Lichtenstein, feminists and funky photography: the Iranian art scene is hotting up. Anna Somers Cock

What they said in cabinet: the true story
By John Kampfner - 30 September 13:00

What they said in the cabinet

How will it play in the mosques?
By Quentin Letts - 30 September 13:00

Observations on Iraq

Saddam, master of useless spin
By Lindsey Hilsum - 30 September 13:00

Observations on Iraq

Primitive, illiterate and untutored?
By Nick Cohen - 23 September 13:00

The Kurds ought to be one of the left's great causes. But opponents of war, who say Saddam's fall wo

NS Profile - David Manning
By John Kampfner - 23 September 13:00

Unknown to the public, this old-fashioned, assiduous civil servant (public school and Oxbridge, natu

Great figure - but can you trust it?
By Ivor Gaber - 23 September 13:00

Observations on polls

Sipping tea, as the war clouds gather
By Lucy Irvine - 23 September 13:00

Even on a small, distant island, gazing at the ocean, Lucy Irvine feels power and arrogance in the a

Bush and Blair, on a wing and a prayer
By Andrew Stephen - 16 September 13:00

Andrew Stephen, our US editor, watches the leaders of Britain and America at their Camp David summit

Politics - John Kampfner asks if Blair will fall like Thatcher
By John Kampfner - 16 September 13:00

Iraq will be the defining issue of Blair's premiership. Has he become like Margaret Thatcher in her

Are they mad?
By Staff blogger - 16 September 13:00

Nobody should be in any doubt that Saddam Hussein's tyranny bears comparison with the worst of the 20th century.

The case for a just war
By John Lloyd - 16 September 13:00

John Lloyd argues that Iraq should be invaded, but demands that a reasonable account be given of US

Will the people of Iraq rise against Saddam?
By Roger Howard - 16 September 13:00

Although American strategists preparing for an attack on Iraq have yielded few clues to their plans, there is little doubt about one assumption they hold.

When the whirlwind blows
By John Pilger - 09 September 13:00

<em>11 September</em> - John Pilger finds cause for optimism as the world awakens to the true rapac

A voice of reason. Ziauddin Sardar deconstructs perhaps the "most valuable institution in the Arab world"
By Ziauddin Sardar - 09 September 13:00

Al-Jazeera: how the free Arab news network scooped the

world and changed the Middle East


Why you should oppose war in Iraq
By Staff blogger - 02 September 13:00

In some left-wing quarters, a seductive argument is taking root. If Henry Kissinger, the American military, the Turkish government and the Saudi royal family are all against an invasion of Iraq - to say nothing of our own Max Hastings - must there not be a case in favour of it?

The Wrong War
By Tony Lloyd MP - 12 August 13:00

If they are so sure that an attack on Iraq is warranted, why doesn't our government debate the issue

Finding the real Iraq
By Lindsey Hilsum - 05 August 13:00

In the shadow of their Glorious Leader, Iraqis are struggling with malnutrition and illiteracy. But