In an age of fear about immigration, the success of the Bangladeshi population in Britain has a deeper resonance.
Penny Mordaunt, Nicola Sturgeon, Nigel Farage and David Cameron appeared on BuzzFeed’s live Facebook town hall event to make their cases to a young audience for and against Europe.
The reason why nobody in either the Leave or the Remain camp can come up with a strong and positive story is that right now there is no strong, positive story to tell.
How Brexit would threaten the UK’s relationship with Ireland.
Gordon Brown talks to Ban Ki-moon.
I believe we are in a position not dissimilar to Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid: do we jump and hope it doesn’t kill us, or stay put and hope to dodge the bullets.
When it’s your identity on the line, why would made-up figures about the EU be enough to change your mind?
For all Hillary Clinton's weaknesses, Donald Trump is close to the dream opponent, says Jonathan Jones.
Friends of the NS – including Stephen Hawking, Helena Kennedy, Geoff Dyer and Joan Armatrading – tell us what Europe means to them.
Trump once called me “vicious, arrogant, obnoxious, possibly evil”. Which may be true.
The former UN secretary general gives his views on refugees, peacekeepers and the world stage.
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