World

Pirates of the Caribbean: How Venezuela’s near collapse is causing a crisis on the seas

January 17, 2019 11:43 am

Families are scavenging to survive. It’s not quite Somalia – but it isn’t far off

The brutal truth is that May is heading towards a softer Brexit

January 17, 2019 10:30 am

Rebel MPs now want to dictate the terms of Brexit. Will they succeed?

Theresa May’s confidence vote problems will only get worse

January 15, 2019 5:31 pm

Labour plan to keep tabling motions of no confidence in the coming weeks until one works

If her Brexit deal fails, a no confidence motion might help Theresa May

January 15, 2019 8:29 am

It would shift the focus on to whether the government could survive that, rather than what Plan B is

Will nothing sate John Bolton’s lust for war?

January 14, 2019 4:49 pm

His thirst for martial acts suggests that he wants to wage a war against Iran, one that would result in regime change

What is it about J.K. Rowling that brings out the worst in the far-left?

January 14, 2019 10:46 am

The author is Labour values in action and her cheques are part of the reason Labour is still in action today

The yellow vests are at the vanguard of a politically incorrect uprising

January 14, 2019 10:38 am

For many in France the media and political class are indistinguishable

Donald Trump, the Kremlin and the ghost of Alger Hiss

January 14, 2019 10:16 am

The anti-Trump ‘Resistance’ ought to prepare itself for disappointment, since the unclassified version of the Mueller report will be lacking in detail

Maybe it’s time to accept that Huawei is a Chinese intelligence front

January 11, 2019 10:51 am

The telecoms giant is caught up in another spying scandal

Project Fact: how scared should we really be of a no-deal Brexit?

January 10, 2019 3:10 pm

Shortages, delays, logjams and price rises – the no-deal Brexit scenario looks scary until you examine it point by point

Who poses a greater threat to the West: China or Russia?

January 10, 2019 2:43 pm

By the time the West finds itself in open conflict with Beijing, we will have lost our relative advantage

If anyone knows Theresa May’s secret plan, it’s Philip

January 10, 2019 2:31 pm

We all rely on our partners, especially in a time of crisis

The strange love-in between Michel Houellebecq and Emmanuel Macron

January 10, 2019 2:05 pm

Serotonin is set to follow the example of Submission and Atomised in record sales. What makes its author such a star?

No one comes off well in the Brexit fiasco

January 9, 2019 1:11 pm

The demand from the House of Commons was mordantly amusing

The euro is the most dysfunctional currency ever created

January 4, 2019 10:15 am

It’s a worse version of the gold standard of the 1930s

Europe is a continent in crisis – where lo-vis people now wear high-vis jackets

January 3, 2019 7:34 am

Outside their prosperous cities, the hinterlands of France, Germany, Italy and beyond are hitting back

The Iolaire was packed with island men who could have sailed her home with ease

January 3, 2019 7:26 am

Remembering one of the Great War’s most terrible tragedies

Why flee France?

January 3, 2019 7:16 am

Among starry-eyed migrants, Britain’s reputation for soft-touch social policy could be exaggerated

A populist surge in the May 2019 elections could change the face of the EU forever

January 3, 2019 7:08 am

Not so long ago, populists were banging on the door of Europe. Now they’re inside and calling the shots

The beginning is nigh

January 2, 2019 10:55 am

20 predictions for 2019

Could Trump’s trade war with China cost him in North Korea?

January 1, 2019 11:21 am

For the last few years, Kim has been very clear about setting his agenda for the coming year in the most public of ways

The Prague delusion

December 28, 2018 8:30 pm

The Central European city is the last stop for the resistance fantasy

Why has Trump followed his impulses to Iraq?

December 26, 2018 6:37 pm

The unannounced visit serves as a welcome distraction

Trump’s Mideast carve-up

December 26, 2018 3:48 pm

Christmas came early for Turkey

Boycott Christmas!

December 25, 2018 8:53 am

Don’t be fooled by the Zionist narrative!