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Emmanuel Macron has saved himself from political crisis – for now

March 17, 2019 11:37 am

The gilets jaunes have lost much of their momentum

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The most shocking thing about Trump’s Brexit comments? He’s right

March 14, 2019 2:04 pm

The president has been more consistent on how to leave the EU than most British politicians

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Brexit explained

March 14, 2019 11:22 am

It’s a disaster, and it’s not over yet

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If you forgive the IRA, then you must forgive the Parachute Regiment too

March 14, 2019 10:45 am

The hardest part to swallow of the Good Friday Agreement was the release of paramilitary prisoners

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Meltdown: three years on and we are no closer to a Brexit resolution

March 14, 2019 10:29 am

No one is in control and the country’s whole system of governance is creaking

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George Osborne: Britain will follow California’s suit and legalize pot

March 14, 2019 9:47 am

The UK’s former chancellor on Brexit, cannabis and editing a newspaper

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The British Parliament’s plot to thwart Brexit is complete

March 14, 2019 7:28 am

Bit by bit, blow by blow, motion by motion, the largest democratic vote in British history is slain

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The case for prosecuting Bloody Sunday ‘Soldier F’

March 14, 2019 6:39 am

The soldiers of 1 Para weren’t just unapologetic killers, but unrelenting liars

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What British voters must be offered in a second referendum

March 13, 2019 11:11 pm

The growing mood in Britain is that the country wants Brexit over and done with.

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Fear and loathing in the lobbies: how the British government whipped against itself – and lost

March 13, 2019 10:48 pm

MPs received a three-line whip by text, minutes before the vote

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British government in chaos after rebel ‘no deal’ amendment passes

March 13, 2019 4:26 pm

If you’re not confused, you haven’t been following closely enough

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The fall of Paul John Manafort Jr.

March 13, 2019 3:50 pm

Last week the former Trump campaign manager caught a break. Now his luck has run out

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Third time’s the charm? We could be heading for another vote on Theresa May’s Brexit deal

March 12, 2019 4:58 pm

The withdrawal agreement went down by 149 votes — at the worst end of expectations

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Why the EU is so eager for Theresa May’s Brexit deal to pass

March 12, 2019 10:56 am

Thanks to the withdrawal agreement, the UK will have to adopt new EU legislation. This will only hand over more power to Brussels

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What about ‘the Benjamins’ coming from the Gulf states?

March 11, 2019 10:20 pm

If Ilhan Omar is so concerned about lobbying money, she should turn her sights on the UAE and Qatar

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Delhi notebook: Nuclear war is not around the corner

March 7, 2019 1:03 pm

Narendra Modi is soaking the country in stories of soldierly virtues

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Justin Trudeau has fallen from grace – and he has no one to blame but himself

March 7, 2019 12:52 am

The Canadian PM rang on a platform of positivity and positivity. But he’s no Obama

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Why did Jair Bolsonaro tweet a ‘pee tape’?

March 6, 2019 9:03 pm

Brazilian life is obscene already. Must the president point that out?

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How Steve Bannon tried – and failed – to crack Europe

March 6, 2019 1:43 pm

European nationalists aren’t eager to meld their brands with Trumpism given the president’s deep unpopularity

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Italy shows that left-wing populism doesn’t work

March 5, 2019 5:15 pm

Five Star’s approach may work in opposition but not in government or in practice

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VICE Media is the mausoleum that cool built

March 4, 2019 4:50 pm

The company is now just another dreary enforcer of online norms

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North Korea humiliates Trump before the world

February 28, 2019 4:26 pm

His quixotic effort to make nice with the world’s strangest regime was always a long shot

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Bibi or not Bibi?

February 28, 2019 4:13 pm

Can Israel do without Netanyahu?

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Kushner may not be Kissinger, but at least he’s not Kerry

February 28, 2019 11:09 am

The personal Middle East diplomacy of the president’s son-in-law may have helped move things forward for the first time in many years

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Why didn’t Europe do more to help Trump strike a deal with Kim?

February 28, 2019 7:47 am

The lack of European Union participation in the nuclear diplomacy must grate on the likes of Merkel and Macron