Donald Macintyre writes political sketches for The Independent, having been Jerusalem correspondent since 2004, covering Israel and the Occupied Territories, as well as travelling for the paper to Iraq, Turkey, Jordan, Libya and Egypt.
08 July 2015 08:08 PM
He could hardly contain his excitement at the announcement of a new 'national living wage'
08 July 2015 05:22 PM
What was striking about the UK polls was the authority ascribed to them, even though they had all erred before
07 July 2015 07:43 PM
English votes for English laws is not running smoothly
Return: A Palestinian Memoir by Ghada Karmi - book review: An enduring account of Palestinian loss and struggle
07 July 2015 03:15 AM
Return has acompelling narrative structure, rich in precisely observed vignettes
06 July 2015 08:31 PM
The genial policing minister unexpectedly lashed out at a new Labour MP
03 July 2015 09:24 AM
A truly entrepreneurial society requires fewer silver spoons in fewer mouths
02 July 2015 08:11 PM
He seems remarkably at ease as just the plain backbench MP for Doncaster North
01 July 2015 08:05 PM
Boris was lucky to miss PMQs as the debate over Heathrow expansion raged
30 June 2015 06:51 PM
Business Questions failed to really elaborate on anything
29 June 2015 08:10 PM
What struck home in the Commons was the MPs from across the country naming constituents who were killed or injured in the attack
Yvette Cooper: Our choice is years of Tory rule under Jeremy Corbyn – or a return to a Labour government
Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn says 'we can learn a great deal from Karl Marx'
Is Britain really full up? Are migrants taking our jobs? Leading academic answers the most common anti-immigration claims
Calais Migrant Crisis: Deputy Mayor of Calais labels Cameron's use of 'swarm' as 'racist' and 'ignorant'
Public anger after French sunbather beaten up by gang for wearing a bikini in Reims park
Labour leadership: New poll shows party is now even 'less electable' than under Ed Miliband
- 1 National Orgasm Day: Six reasons (plus one bogus one) why they're good for us
- 2 The 'world's most beautiful vagina' has been debunked by science
- 3 Whoopi Goldberg tells Cara Delevingne to suck it up: 'She's not famous. I'M famous'
- 4 John Green schools morning show hosts after awkward interview with Cara Delevingne
- 5 Doctor Who: Christopher Eccleston says why he left the BBC series after just one series