Tories set to hold Newark: has Ukip run out of steam?

Mon 2 Jun, AT 18:05 Don Brind

While Farage majors in hyperbole, he is not versed in the art of expectation management, poll suggests

Phew! Tony Blair rules himself out of EU presidency

Mon 2 Jun, AT 11:05 The Mole

Even his friends feel it was Blair's over-enthusiasm for a federal Europe that got us into this mess

Lebanese lose patience with the flood of Syrian refugees

Fri 30 May, AT 14:38 Venetia Rainey

With a quarter of its population now made up of fleeing Syrians, tiny Lebanon is clamping down

A lit cigarette

Burning Desire: from those wonderful folks who brought you lung cancer…

Fri 30 May, AT 09:11 Holden Frith

In this revealing documentary, tobacco chiefs seem disturbingly reasonable in their pursuit of profit

Crispin Black

Bloodthirsty British jihadists: UK needs to stand up to terror

Thu 29 May, AT 11:48 Crispin Black

A timely warning comes from Syria that it is British fighters who top the league in beheadings and crucifixions

Plot to oust Clegg: Vince Cable still insists: 'I am not a traitor'

Thu 29 May, AT 11:33 The Mole

Nick Clegg says he's satisfied Business Secretary did not betray him. But why did Cable not tip him off?

Charles Laurence

Why are so many US special forces deployed across Africa?

Wed 28 May, AT 10:00 Charles Laurence

'War on terror' changes gear: Obama is due to explain his new foreign policy at West Point today

Don Brind

Clegg could lose his seat – but might Farage lose his way?

Tue 27 May, AT 15:25 Don Brind

Recent polling is horrible news for the Lib Dem leader - yet most people now want UK to stay in Europe

Tony Blair

President Blair? Is he the best hope for faltering EU project?

Tue 27 May, AT 10:45 The Mole

The former PM, a pro-European to his manicured fingertips, appears to make a pitch for the job

Ukip leader Nigel Farage

Britain must take on Farage or risk irreversible change

Tue 27 May, AT 08:24 Robert Chesshyre

Our political leaders, elected to provide wise counsel, are instead running around like headless chickens

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