Cultural Capital
25 March 2011
Basildon District Council has been heavily criticised for its plans to evict Britain's largest Traveller community at...
The Staggers
24 November 2010
Students across the country have taken action today in a second wave of student protests. As yet, it does not seem that...
Cultural Capital
24 November 2010
During the recession of the early 1990s, schools had their funding from government funding amputated and a musical...
UK Politics
22 November 2010
Ed Miliband promised "profound" changes to the Labour party, akin to those enacted by Tony Blair in 1994.In...
Australasia
22 November 2010
John Key, New Zealand's premier, stated that there is "every chance" that the trapped miners are alive after...
Politics
22 November 2010
The value of shares and the Euro rose after last night's announcement that Ireland has agreed to the terms of its...
Business
18 November 2010
Irish Central Bank governor Patrick Honohan has confirmed that he expects that the Irish republic is expected to...
UK Politics
10 November 2010
After announcing her resignation six days earlier, Margaret Thatcher left Downing Street for the last time on 28...
UK Politics
10 November 2010
The largest of the poll tax riots, known as the Battle of Trafalgar, occurred on 31 March 1990. From 11am until 3am the...
UK Politics
10 November 2010
Michael Heseltine stormed out of 10 Downing Street after stating that his views on the future of the Westland...
UK Politics
10 November 2010
Margaret Thatcher recalls her first meeting with Mikhail Gorbachev in her memoirs. Although she claimed that he...
UK Politics
10 November 2010
In a speech to the Conservative party conference in 1980, Thatcher responded to speculation that, in the light of...
UK Politics
10 November 2010
Thatcher gets out of a government car, smiling and waving gracefully at the crowd, who are both cheering and heckling...
The Staggers
01 November 2010
The ancient Chinese proverb "The enemy of my enemy is my friend" has been a cornerstone of realist statecraft...
The Staggers
26 October 2010
Arundhati Roy, the Booker Prize-winning author of The God of Small Things, has been threatened with arrest today by the...