International Politics
11 October 2012
The problem with the UN.
16 February 2012
When I joined the Foreign Office in 1979 it was engaged in a soul-searching review into why it had failed to predict...
Books
14 November 2011
No Higher Honour: a Memoir of My Years in Washington Condoleezza RiceSimon & Schuster, 784pp, £20It is said that...
07 September 2011
I was down in Brighton attending the annual TUC conference, so I was using his office in No 10 to hold a meeting with...
Culture
09 March 2011
Donald Rumsfield
Politics
18 October 2010
The reaction to the welter of books on the Blair years over the past few months demonstrates one thing clearly:...
UK Politics
09 April 2009
Last month, dissident republican ter­rorists murdered two soldiers and a policeman in Northern Ireland. The deaths were...