But some say clean-up of deadly Vietnam War-era chemical is too little, too late
The PM and the Russian president have Syria and human rights to discuss, as well as judo chokeholds
Singer was on stage for only 45 minutes and spent 15 of them 'wittering on about politics and tolerance'
Opinion Digest: That book... and why Andy Murray's detractors should be ashamed of themselves
UN human rights boss Navi Pillay lists Canada alongside Russia for its 'alarming' Bill 78
A senior UK diplomat says Assad's own Alawites might turn on his 'crooked' family. But Syria is not the only intractable crisis…
Argentine President Kirchner calls UK rule of Falklands ‘an affront’ as islanders’ offer of direct talks is ignored
Clinton accuses Moscow of feeding Syrian conflict as UN peacekeeping chief calls unrest 'civil war'
At least 38 killed in rebel stronghold as opposition calls for defections from Assad’s regime
Foreign Secretary warns of descent into sectarian violence with village turning against village
Two rush-hour blasts kill dozens and injure over 372 near Syrian intelligence headquarters
Fighting drugs war, CIA ‘special forces’ will soon outnumber military Special Forces in Afghanistan
HMS Dauntless and Prince William pose a 'grave danger' - but Kirchner rules out military action
Climate talks finish as world agrees to legally binding emissions cuts - by 2020
Fallout from historic vote will cost Palestinian Authority millions in lost funds
Obama isn’t just lettingdown the Palestinians – he’s risking a serioussplit with Saudi Arabia
Talking point: Does anyone think full recognition by the UN would bring benefits to Palestinians?
From glamorising drugs to slackness over children’s rights, Britain has a record with the United Nations