World

modi jammu and kashmir

Modi’s ideological project in Jammu and Kashmir

August 5, 2019 8:36 am

Curfews, internet shutdowns and house arrests: is this the ‘darkest day in Indias democracy?

tulsi gabbard al-qaeda

Tulsi Gabbard is right. Trump supports al-Qaeda…just like Obama did

August 2, 2019 4:14 pm

Like Trump’s Saudi Arabia policy, Obama inadvertently supported terrorists in the name of aiding allies

europeans

Europeans have started to change their minds on Brexit

August 1, 2019 12:44 pm

Boris’s focus on the backstop has shifted public opinion

prince harry meghan markle

Prince Harry and Meghan’s made-to-measure morality

August 1, 2019 11:26 am

Their increasingly vociferous views put the royal family in a precarious position

eu

Who’ll blink first – Boris Johnson or the EU?

August 1, 2019 11:04 am

Even if the EU believes Boris on no deal, it might not budge

lebanon

Lebanon: the world’s best failed state

August 1, 2019 10:46 am

However bad things get, most Lebanese I speak to believe that at least they won’t get dragged into another war with Israel

hong kong

What my viral Hong Kong protest picture taught me about fake news

July 31, 2019 2:11 pm

In just a few hours, this woman had effectively become a political Rorschach test

jeremy corbyn

Why the Labour party must ditch Corbyn now

July 31, 2019 1:51 pm

I might as well be arguing for universal peace or the second coming of Christ

boris johnson eu

The EU isn’t taking Boris’s Brexit threat seriously yet

July 29, 2019 2:31 pm

Johnson needs to show that he can overcome any parliamentary effort to block no deal and that he can make it politically viable

sweden

Will Trump declare war on Sweden?

July 26, 2019 9:25 am

Mobs attack IKEA, demanding refunds

break boris

The first 100 days will make or break Boris

July 25, 2019 12:18 pm

The future of his party – and his country – is at stake

war with iran riyadh

The diplomacy of deference

July 25, 2019 12:14 am

Trump’s actions are constrained by what Saudi and Israeli leaders are willing to tolerate

beijing biden

The problem of Beijing Biden

July 24, 2019 6:27 pm

The former VP’s campaign is teetering – but maybe not for the reason he thinks

boris johnson

Boris bloodbath: Britain’s new PM is a weak man posing as a tough guy

July 24, 2019 4:42 pm

He does not want to be loved. He wants to dominate and to command: he wants to be obeyed

darren byler uighurs

One academic’s fight for the rights of Uighurs

July 23, 2019 2:46 pm

‘This is one of the most serious violations of human rights in this century’

boris johnson

Boris Johnson has achieved his dream. Will he mess it up?

July 23, 2019 10:46 am

If he fails, as many of his colleagues anticipate, he will look like a blithering idiot

boris johnson victory speech

Full text: Boris Johnson’s victory speech

July 23, 2019 7:55 am

‘I say to all the doubters: dude, we are going to energize the country’

boris johnson

Boris Johnson will soon be the most popular leader in the world

July 22, 2019 11:33 am

Pranks, jokes and inventive ideas – ‘wheezes’ as he calls them – pour out of him

jessica yaniv

The Yaniv scandal is the end-product of trans activism

July 22, 2019 11:18 am

Does inclusivity mean the Canadian state should compel women to handle a penis?

iran

Can Trump break the cycle of mistrust with Iran?

July 19, 2019 11:37 am

It might seem improbable. But then again, there isn’t much with Trump that doesn’t

mueller

What to ask Mueller

July 19, 2019 6:47 am

The special counsel, like Garbo, just wants to be left alone. But his report leaves some very important questions unanswered

presidency

The presidency unchained

July 17, 2019 5:14 pm

When it comes to war powers, conservatives are at odds with the Framers of the Constitution

venezuela

Will China stand in the way of peace in Venezuela?

July 17, 2019 1:59 pm

The last thing Xi wants to do is pander to US interests by backing Guaidó

tommy robinson

Tommy Robinson is no martyr. Here’s how to stop him becoming one

July 12, 2019 11:33 am

If all he has to complain about upon emerging from the prison gates is extreme boredom and a habit for soggy chips, it will be a triumph

mexico

When Mexico enforces its own laws, immigration drops

July 12, 2019 7:07 am

President Trump's tariff gamble with Mexico is paying off