UN

South Koreans upset with Japan for snubbing Gangnam Style

One-Minute Read
Wed 24 Oct, AT 15:33

Rapper Psy hasn't topped the charts in Japan due to 'dispute over contested islands', claim South Koreans

Cameron at the UN

Syria: Cameron talks tough at UN but Russia unlikely to budge

First Reaction
Thu 27 Sep, AT 15:24

Prime Minister says inaction over Syrian bloodshed will leave ‘terrible stain’ on UN’s reputation

Cameron boldly goes where Boris has gone before: Letterman

First Reaction
Tue 25 Sep, AT 09:15

British PM will emulate his Tory rival Boris Johnson when he appears on the Late Show but is this wise?

Togo women call sex strike: history suggests it might work

Deja Vu
Fri 31 Aug, AT 16:32

Activists calling for end to 'dictatorship' aren't the first to use sex as a political weapon...

Assange sex claims bogus, says Galloway as Ecuador warns UK

One-Minute Read
Tue 21 Aug, AT 08:48

Controversial MP wades into diplomatic row as Correa tells UK not to violate embassy

US starts Agent Orange clean-up in Vietnam after 40 years

First Reaction
Fri 10 Aug, AT 15:09

But some say clean-up of deadly Vietnam War-era chemical is too little, too late

Putin meets Cameron: 5 issues that should be on the agenda

Talking Point
Thu 2 Aug, AT 12:30

The PM and the Russian president have Syria and human rights to discuss, as well as judo chokeholds

Madonna fans call her a 'slut' and throw bottles at Paris gig

One-Minute Read
Fri 27 Jul, AT 14:22

Singer was on stage for only 45 minutes and spent 15 of them 'wittering on about politics and tolerance'

Comment

Fifty Shades risks demonising healthy bondage enthusiasts

Opinion digest
Mon 9 Jul, AT 10:34

Opinion Digest: That book... and why Andy Murray's detractors should be ashamed of themselves

Navi Pillay

Student demo restrictions land Canada on UN human rights blacklist

One-Minute Read
Mon 18 Jun, AT 15:30

UN human rights boss Navi Pillay lists Canada alongside Russia for its 'alarming' Bill 78

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