Ian Birrell is a former Deputy Editor of The Independent and co-founder of Africa Express
26 April 2015 03:45 PM
Is it too much to ask that the leading lights might throw off their shackles, and project a positive reason to vote for them?
12 April 2015 08:50 PM
Given her lack of authenticity and campaigning record, is she really the best candidate?
05 April 2015 06:38 PM
Farage's crass brand of dog-whistle politics has shamefully found an echo in all three mainstream parties
29 March 2015 07:25 PM
Parties must rise to election challenge
22 March 2015 06:25 PM
Since the Coalition came to power, the average cost of a home in London has surged from £329,133 to almost half a million pounds
15 March 2015 06:33 PM
Is it coincidence the two have a positive outlook on this issue, by contrast with pessimism and hostility heard elsewhere in our political discourse?
09 March 2015 08:11 AM
British foreign policy should be biased on the side of democracy and human rights
01 March 2015 06:14 PM
From Murdoch to HSBC bosses, a litany of controversial figures have now been put on the spot
22 February 2015 08:43 PM
Britain likes to pose as a force for decency in the world, but it's permitting hundreds of desperate people to needlessly die
15 February 2015 07:01 PM
We must hope it does, but Putin, having provoked the war, emerges undoubted winner if it does
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
- 1 Migrant crisis: Greek soldier saved 20 people singlehandedly off Rhodes beach
- 2 Sofyen Belamouadden murder: The inside story of a crime that horrified Britain
- 3 Company breaks open Apple Watch to discover what it says is 'planned obsolescence'
- 4 Aaron and Melissa Klein: Oregon anti-gay bakers ordered to pay $135,000 after refusing to make cake for same-sex wedding
- 5 UK weather: Britain braced for snow as arctic air mass moves in