Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi

Calls for inquiry into Lockerbie bombing as Megrahi dies

First Post Mon 21 May, AT 07:13

David Cameron rules out inqury, but Alex Salmond says Megrahi case is still 'live' should a relative want to appeal


Whatever became of quietly competent David Cameron?

Opinion digest Wed 25 Apr, AT 11:47

Opinion Digest: Prime Minister's lack of purpose, Grand Prix politics and angry Europeans

Abdel Hakim Belhadj

Belhadj rendition: why the MI6 spooks dropped Jack Straw in it

Wed 18 Apr, AT 08:53 Crispin Black

As Straw is served legal papers, it seems today's secret agents are no longer prepared to take the fall for politicians

Muammar Gaddafi

Gaddafi 'was a serial rapist, abusing spellbound women'

One-Minute Read Wed 4 Apr, AT 07:54

German documentary claims some women were raped within minutes of meeting Libyan leader


On the jobs front, women's rights are going backwards

Opinion digest Tue 3 Apr, AT 10:54

Opinion Digest: we need a strategy to help women stay in work – and the Quad needs scrutiny

Woolly mammoth

Disgraced Korean scientist plans to clone mammoth

One-Minute Read Wed 14 Mar, AT 14:57

Hwang Woo-Suk, once accused of fakery, aims to recreate woolly mammoth with elephant's help

Benghazi War Cemetery desecrated

Libya vows to catch Islamists who desecrated British war graves

First Post Sun 4 Mar, AT 10:13

'They are dogs', say militia men filmed smashing headstones at Benghazi War Cemetery

UN leak: Libyan militias are detaining thousands illegally

One-Minute Read Thu 24 Nov, AT 07:43

Ban Ki-moon report 'uncomfortable reading' for those who backed the rebels against Gaddafi

Did rebels cut off Saif Gaddafi's fingers in revenge?

One-Minute Read Tue 22 Nov, AT 11:57

Gaddafi's son was renowned for wagging his fingers on camera and calling the rebels 'rats'