US wants new Syrian opposition to replace SNC

First Reaction Thu 1 Nov, AT 15:19

Syrian National Council is a joke among ordinary Syrians, so US is hoping to found a more effective opposition

Gillard's 'misogyny' rant wins praise, but is she a hypocrite?

Talking Point Wed 10 Oct, AT 13:48

International media laud Australian PM, but at home they're questioning her motivation

Mitt Romney

Romney insults 47% of America: is it all over for Republican?

First Reaction Tue 18 Sep, AT 10:05

'Frankly, I was born with a silver spoon in my mouth,' says Romney in leaked video from fundraising event


Liam Fox puts down civil war gossip but demands right turn

Mon 17 Sep, AT 09:45 The Mole

Former Defence Secretary says leadership coup is ‘utter nonsense’ after 14 MPs ask for change

UK Harvard star Niall Ferguson accused of intellectual fraud

First Post Wed 22 Aug, AT 09:23

Does historian have the moral authority to continue at Harvard, asks one economics professor

George Bush's head on a stick

HBO to delete Game of Thrones Bush head on spike scene

One-Minute Read Fri 15 Jun, AT 12:00

Scene showing George W. Bush's severed head sparks outrage from Republicans

Crispin Black

A smooth British retreat from Afghanistan would be a first

Wed 23 May, AT 15:59 Crispin Black

Retreat is the most difficult military operation to carry out - because there is no hope of victory

Barack Obama ribs David Beckham in White House video

Video Wed 16 May, AT 09:19

President calls 37-year-old an ‘up-and-comer' and says half the LA Galaxy team ‘could be his kids'

Obama agent prostitutes 'might have been Russian spies'

The Tabloids Wed 25 Apr, AT 12:58

Red top tales: Colombian call-girls accused, Alan Sugar appears in cloud, cow visits McDonald's