16 October 2006
Standing on the main stage at the Conservative party conference addressing the stony faces of the delegates is the sort...
World Affairs
04 July 2005
Show me an environmentalist and I will show you a hypocrite. In a recent interview with the Guardian, Chris Martin, the...
UK Politics
27 September 2004
There is one good reason for attending the Labour party conference: it offers the last hope of unseating Tony Blair as...
Politics
31 May 2004
Democracy in India lasted for five days, two hours and eight minutes. Between the resignation of Atal Behari Vajpayee...
30 June 2003
Term is over, and at last the students have cleared out of Oxford, my home town. No one who lives here is sorry to see...
Politics
09 June 2003
Presidents Roosevelt and Truman were smart operators. They knew that the hegemony of the United States could not be...
Politics
01 October 2001
The attack on the World Trade Center was a disaster for the world, but a blessing for Tony Blair. As the second plane...
Politics
16 October 2000
The final arbiter of planning matters in England is the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the...