Human Rights
05 June 2008
The world has been horrified and perplexed by the violence that black South Africans have inflicted lately on other...
Middle East
21 February 2008
Why has Iraq been so absent as an issue from the US presidential election? It seems scarcely believable that the one...
Culture
31 January 2008
At the close of the 20th century, the most revered living symbol of world football made an extraordinary prediction....
Africa
10 January 2008
Just before Christmas, within hours of Jacob Zuma being elected to lead the African National Congress, defeating his...
International Politics
06 December 2007
As the British schoolteacher Gillian Gibbons was pardoned by Sudan's president and released to the British embassy in...
Asia
22 November 2007
One phrase rings out across Islamabad at every demonstration against General Pervez Mush arraf. Interview any of the...
Culture
08 November 2007
Hundreds of young British Asians and Somalis in cities throughout the UK have become vulnerable and isolated within...
International Politics
25 October 2007
A Pakistani journalist in Islamabad had some advice for me about going to Waziristan, part of the long stretch of...
International Politics
11 October 2007
From the moment he stepped into No 10, Gordon Brown has used foreign policy as a means of demarcating his leadership...
International Politics
27 September 2007
General Sir Richard Dannatt has established a reputation for being prepared to express the views of the British army on...
International Politics
13 September 2007
I flew into Islamabad airport the day before the airplane carrying Pakistan's deposed prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, was...
Law
30 August 2007
Just after August Bank holiday, every parent's thoughts turn to the new school year. Having to fork out another small...
International Politics
16 August 2007
It hasn't been the happiest of birthdays for Pakistan. Sixty years after the trauma of Partition, which created the...
Politics
19 July 2007
The Middle East is a region where you can travel across eight or nine countries and hear the same language being spoken...
Politics
12 July 2007
Pakistan is facing one of the most serious political crises in its modern history. After eight days of tense military...

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