NS & Fellows' Associates round table - The Home Secretary hopes that his citizenship schemes will ma
Observations on risk analysis
Watch out, Labour: the man from Oz who turned Howard into a success story is coming
Don't believe it - "Iraq: pro-war MPs draw a line in the sand"
The London connection - If Bush falls, Downing Street fears, more damaging details about the UK's r
Ellie Levenson on a life in politics
Conservatism - A John Kerry presidency would be at best a pause in the "melancholy, long, withdrawin
Francis Beckett on too many students
The next four years - Bush campaigns on his fitness to command the war on terror, not on policies. B
More than 30 years ago, the British expelled the inhabitants of Diego Garcia so the US could establ
There is no "longevity crisis", only decisions to be made about how we pay for retirement
Small investors do occasionally flex their muscles at company AGMs, but they have never become the b
The man who would be Gladstone is unfurling all kinds of visionary reforms. The problem is that, for
The <em>New Statesman</em> and Fellows' Associates, with the support of Northgate Information Soluti
Don't believe it - "Unions will be choosing our next prime minister"
Crime is what the political and media classes talk about when they have nothing else to say. It is what they fall back on; their weapon of last resort.
Britain's politicians had better start listening to ethnic minorities: they need their votes
The NHS plan for taxpayers to fund hocus-pocus marks a historic betrayal of science
Even our judges are more open-minded about race than our politicians
Torture and England do not mix well. Uniquely in medieval Europe, English common law forbade the extraction of confessions with torture.
Land campaign - Forget new taxes. Getting rid of our present draconian planning laws is the best way
Don't believe it - "Tony Blair to stay on for full third term"
Both Labour and the Tories hold up a foundation hospital near Madrid as the blueprint for Britain to
Statesmen deny illness for fear of alarming the public and keep on going. But far more worrying is a
The cabbie asked Norman Lamont: "Are you famous?" And he said: "I was, once"
The excitable media reaction to Tony Blair's announcement that he would seek to serve a full third term obscured three critical issues - the need for Labour to win the election, the need to ensure a successful third term, and the need to secure an orderly succession.
Is the British government helping to train Colombian military units suspected of killing trade union