Features

hong kong

The cosmic combination of Hong Kong, Brexit and the trade war

August 24, 2019 6:20 am

Events could align against Beijing

scotland

Forget Greenland, Donald Trump should buy Scotland

August 23, 2019 1:57 pm

America has no decent soccer teams and substandard healthcare provision, so Scots would feel at home

denmark greenland

Denmark should sell Greenland to the US

August 23, 2019 9:20 am

I would much rather entrust the security of my family to the capable force of the American military than to a rag-tag bunch of smug Danish liberals

deal

It’s time to talk about what no deal Brexit really means

August 22, 2019 9:34 am

Boris Johnson has long been reluctant to entertain the possibility as a likely outcome

iceland

Why Britain, like Iceland, will thrive outside the EU

August 22, 2019 9:19 am

Temporary EEA membership is the best route out of Europe

afghanistan

In Afghanistan, Trump and the Taliban want the same thing – Americans out

August 22, 2019 9:12 am

Someone should write a book about the utterly dispiriting architecture of the Global War on Terror

monarchy

The Meghan Markle disaster

August 22, 2019 8:34 am

What must the Queen think of the younger royals’ actions?

jared kushner nobel

Hold the Nobel

August 21, 2019 3:03 pm

Even before Trump and Kushner unveil their Middle East peace plan, the ‘deal of the century’ is dead

matteo salvini

Has Matteo Salvini shot himself in the foot?

August 21, 2019 8:27 am

Warring factions on Italy’s left and center could shut his Lega party out of power

savior

Emmanuel Macron could be Boris Johnson’s Brexit savior

August 20, 2019 12:54 pm

Macron could be shown to be acting in Europe’s long term interests by putting an abrupt end to the EU’s Brexit distraction

corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn, not Boris Johnson, is ‘Britain’s Trump’

August 19, 2019 8:38 am

The Labour leader is the torchbearer of British populism

netanyahu

Bibi Netanyahu is the Larry David of nationalists

August 17, 2019 8:42 am

As media and politics merge, who wins?

hong kong

Trump must act on Hong Kong before it’s too late

August 16, 2019 1:52 pm

How Beijing will suppress the Hong Kong protests

tlaib omar israel

Why Netanyahu really banned Tlaib and Omar from Israel

August 15, 2019 4:30 pm

Cutting a real estate deal with the transactional president

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How No. 10 Downing Street is taking back control

August 15, 2019 1:24 pm

No. 10’s direct influence extends across every Whitehall department, thanks to Dominic Cummings’s direction of every adviser

authoritarianism kashmir

From Hong Kong to Kashmir, a new authoritarianism is on the rise

August 15, 2019 11:25 am

The West must offer more than empty phrases of condemnation

right

Right from wrong: a guide to the new European politics

August 15, 2019 11:12 am

Branding all conservatives ‘far right’ is both wrong and dangerous

matteo

The secret of Matteo Salvini’s success

August 15, 2019 12:13 am

Can anyone stop him from becoming Italy’s next leader?

hong kong tank man

There’s no Tank Man without the tanks

August 12, 2019 9:26 am

Hong Kong protesters are following the wrong script

xi jinping power

America should view China as a hostile, revolutionary power

August 9, 2019 4:00 pm

Washington needs to counter Beijing in the realm of public diplomacy and global opinion

modi netanyahu india

Why is no one boycotting India?

August 9, 2019 11:17 am

Given the annexation of Jammu and Kashmir, shouldnt Modi be getting the Israel treatment?

jacob rees-mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: I’m prejudiced against the Oxford comma

August 8, 2019 1:39 pm

My aim is to be polite to my constituents, who after all employ me — to address them correctly and be clear

Britain is heading for a November 1 election

August 8, 2019 12:24 am

If Boris’s parliamentary opponents want to push the constitutional boundaries, then his team will do the same

britain

Donald Trump is the best prime minister Britain never had

August 6, 2019 8:09 am

The orange man succeeds where the mandarins failed

tom cotton

Boris Johnson should take note of Tom Cotton’s letter

August 5, 2019 6:38 pm

The Arkansas senator’s maneuver was a major signal to post-Brexit Britain