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Within two weeks the new cabinet has managed to antagonise both Washington and Moscow
This is not "a poor summer". Britain has been experiencing its worst ever climate change event. We m
Gordon Brown may have handled the transition to No 10 with extraordinary success but trouble may lie
All the gossip from the Westminster village
Over at Tory HQ the mood is dire. After the Ealing fiasco, party members are asking if any of the Ca
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Prohibition has failed, just as it did with alcohol.
The new Prime Minister has survived his first floods and his first terrorist threat while his Conser
One would have thought in a liberal democracy the promotion of debate and free speech is inherently
Perhaps, just perhaps, the political wind has changed and politics is back to what it does best: the
With Boris on the boards the London political scene now has a production to grasp the popular imagin
Incidents involving reactors in Germany and Japan have again demonstrated the dangers of nuclear pow
The Mayor of London writes to mark the 40th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality in
The results in Ealing Southall and Sedgefield get better and better the more Mark Pack thinks about
The week in politics as viewed from the blogosphere...
Journalist and ex-Tory MP Matthew Parris on how he likes Britain better today than he did 20 years a
Who are the favourites; who are the dark horses; and what's this about someone losing his head?
The ghost of James Callaghan, the last Labour prime minister to take over midterm, haunts Gordon Bro
Iain Duncan Smith has done the poor a disservice.
Party workers at Tory HQ are praying that Boris can lift the gloom.
The disgraced <em>Telegraph</em> proprietor is an extraordinary figure - until you put him among his
Britain may still consider the US to be its closest ally, but it must look beyond old friends to new