Among the international guests will be FW De Klerk, the last president of apartheid South Africa
Former PM says he would have done better than Gordon Brown at the 2010 general election
Chancellor adopts new image to defend welfare reforms, but is it just a cynical political ploy?
How did we fall for it? Why were the sceptics ignored? And is it about to happen all over again in Syria?
The JIC was once known for the highest standards of accuracy and detailed analysis. What made it bow to Blair's wishes?
Muslim leader appointed to the Lords by Blair accused of 'spreading anti-Semitic myths' about his jail term
But can Miliband's measured tones win over those who think he's too soft on immigration?
It’s 10 years since day of protest when public instinct should have been trusted over political expediency
Ed's history lesson: forget Harold Macmillan and remember how Ronald Reagan beat Carter in 1980
Cameron has bet his political life on renegotiating membership: hence the help for France in Africa
Brilliant? Or does the census show 'the truth' about Labour's lax immigration policies?
General Cameron's 'war on terror' in Algeria and Mali makes a mockery of the last defence review
Beware Britain's military-media complex, always ready to blow the trumpet for the next war
Coalition revises 'politically correct' citizenship handbook - and cuts Tony Blair's entry to one paragraph
Yorke isn't the first musician to square up to a politician over a tune - here's five more spats
The campaign that has cost the Army 439 lives in Afghanistan was never endorsed by MPs
Military leaders are like BBC execs – near-impossible to sack and without the self-knowledge to step down
British government pays £2m to Libyan dissident as CIA is found guilty of 'torture'