The Almighty finally has His say
By Red Box - 28 June 13:00

So it's goodbye from Tony and his friends, and it's goodbye from us, but not before some presents ar

Dot and I gasp our last
By Rosie Waterhouse - 28 June 13:00

Observations on smoking

. . . and finally
By Rory Bremner - 28 June 13:00

The last word on Blair

No more Dolly, this is war
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 28 June 13:00

On personality, policy and money the Tories prepare for a new aggressive era

The new era
By Martin Bright - 27 June 19:14

Beasts at bay

Where next on nuclear weapons?
By Kate Hudson - 27 June 18:33

If Britain is to help bring about nuclear disarmament, we must cease to co-operate with America's na

He's not Tony Blair
By Martin Bright - 27 June 16:10

Gordon doesn't mince his words

Political theatre at its soppiest
By Martin Bright - 27 June 14:34

Not a dry eye in the house -- except the press gallery

Farewell to all that
By Martin Bright - 27 June 11:23

How does a political editor fill his time on the day Britain gets a new premier?

Renewing the party
By John Healey - 27 June 10:31

Political parties must ensure voters are more widely consulted if they want to thwart the BNP and st

Humbug 'til the end
By Sian Berry - 27 June 10:16

How Tony Blair's foreign farewell tour contributed 600 tonnes of CO2 to the atmosphere, writes the G

Make Britain a human rights champion
By Tom Porteous - 27 June 10:11

Human Rights Watch's Tom Porteous gives his take on the direction foreign policy should take under G

Site to highlight women in politics
By Mike Butcher - 25 June 18:30

MP Margaret Moran is working with a group of female journalists to produce a site that would provide audio and visual content from a range of sources.

Thatcher the gay icon
By Brian Coleman - 25 June 12:13

'There are many gay Tory men who would like to sleep with David Cameron but it is Lady Thatcher whose portrait hangs over their bed!'

Democracy is good for you
By Martin Bright - 25 June 8:42

The deputy leadership race began in ridicule and ended in dignity

'A war of unimaginable atrocities'
By scotbroch922 - 22 June 16:45

Joe N'Damena, who was responsible for aid distribution at a Methodist church in Freetown, describes

Stepping on human rights
By Ben Ward - 21 June 17:08

Winning hearts and minds requires a new approach to terrorism, says Ben Ward

Bernard Manning, R.I.P.
By Owen Walker - 21 June 14:13

The Pakistani parliament mourns the passing of the politically-incorrent comic and David Miliband co

A Satanic Affair
By Martin Bright - 21 June 13:57

The unmentionable truth about Salman Rushdie's fiction

We must raise our ambition and build many more homes
By Yvette Cooper - 21 June 13:00

With a new prime minister, Labour needs to seize the opportunity on housing - including new eco town

So, exactly what is on the "Boy George" Osborne iPod?
By Kevin Maguire - 21 June 13:00

Druggie Dave ruffles diplomatic feathers and Big Brother sparks Trot tantrums

Where on earth are we all going to live?
By Edmund Conway - 21 June 13:00

Our national obsession with property has led us into dangerous waters. At every level of the market

Codes today, law tomorrow?
By Anthony Blair - 21 June 13:00

<strong>From The <em>New Statesman</em> 29 August 1980</strong>

Tony Blair claims that one of his

Clouds over Corsham
By Tim Lezard - 21 June 13:00

The Cotswolds' first BNP councillor faces an angry backlash

If only they told the truth
By Martin Bright - 21 June 13:00

When the NS revealed how the government would seek to bury bad news during the Blair-Brown transitio

Rise of the yes-men
By Becky Hogge - 21 June 13:00

Government IT projects fail because ministers don't like to be told "No"

Identity crisis
By Peter Wilby - 21 June 13:00

Peter Wilby finds plans for integration wanting

A future of fair-trade bananas and tyrant-busting
By Red Box - 21 June 13:00

Tony feels the hand of history. Peter offers his old friend a chance to front the . . . shh, don't

Giving Dave a headache
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 21 June 13:00

Just when the Tories have a real strategy to announce, a banana skin presents itself

Crazy paving causes flood woes
By Sian Berry - 18 June 10:48

Will it take a British New Orleans before we take flooding planning seriously?