Europe

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Boris Johnson is the big winner from the Tories’ election drubbing

May 27, 2019 8:11 am

If Boris Johnson looked a shoo-in before last night’s results, he’s been promoted to whatever is more shoo than that

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The European election results are a humiliation for Macron

May 26, 2019 2:48 pm

The French president is humiliated, although his tame media will try to spin it as a victory

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Full text: Theresa May’s resignation speech

May 24, 2019 6:43 am

‘I will shortly leave the job that it has been the honor of my life to hold – the second female Prime Minister but certainly not the last’

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Cometh the hour: Boris Johnson may be the Tories’ best hope

May 24, 2019 6:21 am

The former Foreign Secretary is the man to beat

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The deal on Theresa May’s resignation is done

May 23, 2019 5:43 pm

The British PM has no choice but to set an unbreakable date for her departure

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‘This is about breaking the two-party system’: on the campaign trail with Nigel Farage

May 23, 2019 5:26 pm

The Brexit party has already achieved a reach far beyond what Ukip ever had

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Corbyn isn’t working – and Labour is being picked apart by its new enemies

May 23, 2019 1:39 pm

Rivals are sweeping down like vultures to attack what remains of the party

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Donald Trump vs British spies 

May 23, 2019 1:34 pm

Will Trump continue his battle against the ‘Deep State’ when he visits Britain?

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Only Boris can bury Brexit

May 23, 2019 1:26 pm

The next PM will have promised the electorate something that she or he is quite unable to deliver

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On milkshakes

May 23, 2019 1:07 pm

The milkshake business has become a bit of a thing for bedraggled losers on the left

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The paranoid style in British politics

May 23, 2019 11:42 am

No political movement is immune to the conspiratorial world view

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Will Theresa May’s new Brexit deal backfire?

May 21, 2019 4:06 pm

Her fourth attempt offers concessions to Labour and Brexiteers

iran

Russia and China are watching Iran, and waiting

May 20, 2019 12:07 pm

America’s rivals are exploiting Trump’s split with Europe

civilizationists

Who are Europe’s ‘Civilizationists’?

May 20, 2019 11:08 am

Daniel Pipes talks about the drive to preserve Europe’s historic culture in a time of mass immigration

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Victims of the Cologne sex attacks are still searching for justice

May 17, 2019 12:54 pm

The vast majority of the men involved will walk free and continue living in Germany

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France’s far-left are looking to Marine Le Pen as their savior

May 17, 2019 11:51 am

For the resurgent National Rally leader, revenge is on the menu

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Israel and the war of Eurovision

May 7, 2019 1:47 pm

Gaza plays a Game of Thrones

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Will Nigel Farage’s Brexit party sink the Tories?

May 2, 2019 12:51 pm

It’s a slicker, more professional outfit than Ukip ever was

northern ireland

Romanticizing Northern Ireland’s history is a deadly mistake

May 2, 2019 10:05 am

Children are growing up with ‘heroic’ stories of the Troubles

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The remarkable rise of Vox: Spain’s right-wing underdogs

May 1, 2019 3:44 pm

Most of the fear the party inspires is due to its less progressive policies

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Why would Donald Trump care about Jeremy Corbyn’s snub?

April 26, 2019 11:25 am

He probably doesn’t even know who the Labour leader is

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What would a Corbyn victory mean for me?

April 25, 2019 4:29 pm

Few can doubt that a Labour government would introduce state regulation of the press

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The Brexit impasse proves Britain need political reform

April 25, 2019 3:31 pm

Untangling 40-odd years of EU integration is not easy

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Who remembers the Armenians?

April 24, 2019 1:44 pm

Why does the US assist in Turkey’s denial of genocide?

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Let Trump speak!

April 24, 2019 1:13 pm

Addressing the House of Commons is indeed an ‘earned honor’...one the American president deserves