One of the country’s most respected commentators on Russia, the EU and the US, Mary Dejevsky has worked as a foreign correspondent all over the world, including Washington, Paris and Moscow. She is now the chief editorial writer and a columnist at The Independent and regularly appears on radio and television. She is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Buckingham.
24 August 2012 12:00 AM
Big projects, stamped with a Union Jack, were ecstatically embraced by public opinion
22 August 2012 12:00 AM
16 August 2012 12:00 AM
Volunteering at the London Olympics was a glorious one-off, but a one-off nonetheless
13 August 2012 12:00 AM
The trees are silhouetted against a mottled crimson sunset, you can detect more than the occasional mosquito, and still the people keep arriving.
10 August 2012 12:00 AM
The pictures show that we have a city that is worth looking after
08 August 2012 12:00 AM
Why can't they take part in debates in the modern mode, by webcam?
03 August 2012 12:00 AM
Intervening in other people's wars may delay the inevitable and cost more lives
01 August 2012 07:30 AM
The Church is one of few institutions to have flourished since the fall of the USSR
29 July 2012 12:00 AM
Denmark has long been a great destination for families with young children, offering everything from broad, safe beaches and non-scary food to Legoland, the holy shrine of plastic bricks. But can it deliver for grown-ups? The Bridge, The Killing, and New Danish cuisine have certainly put the country on the map for couples – although my husband and I were drawn by long-standing interests in the history of the Vikings, and in contemporary design.
27 July 2012 12:00 AM
Any new structure should have to earn its keep right around the year
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