Arming Syrian rebels: Cameron isolated as Obama 'gets cold feet'

Mon 17 Jun, AT 10:18 The Mole

Obama now said to be 'very, very hesitant' about arming rebels, while Boris Johnson calls it madness

NSA spy scandal boosts sales of Orwell's '1984' - here's why

Wed 12 Jun, AT 15:41 Richard Jinman

Novel that gave us Big Brother and doublespeak is full of eerie similarities to US intelligence debacle

London police raid G8 protest base: what was that all about?

Summary Wed 12 Jun, AT 08:51

'Huge show of force' from police in central London as more than 50 anti-G8 protesters are arrested

'Belligerent' N Korea changes tune and asks Seoul for talks

First Reaction Thu 6 Jun, AT 10:25

Just weeks after Pyongyang's threat of pre-emptive nuclear strike on US, regime proposes closer ties

Taliban's No.2 leader 'killed' by US drone strike in Pakistan

First Reaction Wed 29 May, AT 15:33

Days after Obama promises to curtail drone strikes, unmanned aircraft kill four militants

Drone clampdown as Obama rethinks US terror strategy

Talking Point Fri 24 May, AT 14:48

'Boundless' war on terror must come to an end says President as he seeks to balance freedom and security

Charles Laurence

Tea Party tax outrage: latest 'scandal' to beset Obama

Thu 16 May, AT 10:01 Charles Laurence

The US President is under fire on three fronts – but it's really Hillary Clinton the Republicans want to sink


Tory discipline breaks down as PPS vows to back EU rebels

Mon 13 May, AT 11:37 The Mole

Gove's PPS says he'll vote for rebel amendment while David Davis throws champagne party for Mad Nad

Shades of John Major as PM seeks to escape eurosceptics

Fri 10 May, AT 11:11 The Mole

Today Russia, next the States – but there's no hiding place when the Tory eurosceptics have their tails up

North Korea satellite launch

North Korea removes missiles from test site as tensions ease

First Reaction Tue 7 May, AT 11:47

Pyongyang has ended six-week stand off by removing missiles, but situation could flare up again