29 January 1999
The Pope moved Cristina Odone to tears (22 January). Leaving a papal Angelus at Castel Gondolfo last September, I was...
29 January 1999
I can assure the crabby Simon Gardner (Letters, 22 January) that my position as "leader" of the London LibDem Euro-team...
29 January 1999
Roy Hattersley ("Up and down the social ladder", 22 January) worked steadily, mostly enthusiastically, and always...
29 January 1999
Where do these myths come from (Letters, 1 January)? Myth one: my old friend Jim Parish states "the catastrophic 6-7...
Politics
29 January 1999
Pity poor Frank Dobson. It used to be the Home Office that was described as the graveyard of political reputations...
Politics
22 January 1999
The Conservatives managed for 18 years to blame most of the country's failings on the left: loony left councils, over-...
22 January 1999
Clinton fightback Only hours after White House lawyers began to rebut what they called a "witches' brew" of charges in...
22 January 1999
Monday I am sitting at my desk, penning a note to Zero Anstiss, apologising for having reluctantly decided that the...
22 January 1999
Not Fit to Fight: the cultural subversion of the armed forces in Britain and America (Social Affairs Unit, 314-322...
22 January 1999
Those wanting help - or wanting to recommend others for help - from the support fund, please ask one of the...
22 January 1999
Methinks members of the government must be having serious doubts about the ethics (or, more correctly, futility) of...
22 January 1999
Ian Aitken's suggestion that I am a "Trot", probably working hand in glove with the fallen Prince of Darkness to do...
22 January 1999
Ted Harrison thinks Radio 4's commissioning is bureaucratic and misses good ideas ("Even the Queen Mum was spiked", 8...
22 January 1999
Steve Richards (15 January) reckons that the government, "like Chaucer's Wife of Bath . . . gives the impression of...
22 January 1999
Ziauddin Sardar's article ("Checking the facts", 8 January) shows only that the primary definition of "fact" in the...

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