Institutional flaws have held the President back
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Wednesday 06 February 2013
Our Deputy Managing Editor on the international pressures on regulation
Wednesday 06 February 2013
A Tunisian opposition party leader who criticised the Islamist-led government and violence by radical Muslims was shot dead outside his home today, officials said.
Monday 04 February 2013
There is sometimes uncertainly over when a player is interfering with play
Paperback Review: The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin, By Masha Gessen Granta £9.99
Sunday 03 February 2013
How the man of steel rose without trace
Thursday 24 January 2013
German tabloid begs 'beautifully crazy' Britain to stay
As Barack Obama is inaugurated again, shouldn't we Brits be feeling a little embarrassed by all this?
Monday 21 January 2013
It is a huge public affirmation of everything Americans and citizens of democratic countries value above all else. It is utterly inspiring. How does a coronation compare?
Wednesday 16 January 2013
Tahir ul Qadri, the religious cleric whose supporters have besieged Pakistan’s capital with demands of political reforms, today called for the government, parliament and the Election Commission to be dissolved.
Tuesday 15 January 2013
There are worries that the democratic process will be replaced with an unelected cabinet
Monday 14 January 2013
A gunman sprayed bullets at the headquarters of Greece's governing centre-right New Democracy party near central Athens early today, with one hitting an office occasionally used by the country's prime minister, officials said. No-one was hurt.
Friday 11 January 2013
A cleric has burst on to the political stage in Pakistan vowing to “get rid of electoral dictatorship” in a move that could scupper elections this spring.
Wednesday 09 January 2013
The former leader of the youth wing of Nigel Farage's party has left his post after disagreeing with party policy. They say he's trouble. Here's his version of events
Saturday 05 January 2013
As the rich world suffers its crisis of excess, we can learn much from peoples who live with little.
Saturday 29 December 2012
President has four days left to reach agreement with Republicans and stop sudden tax rises
Thursday 27 December 2012
Almost £370bn of tax rises and spending cuts will to come into force on 1 January if a deal is not agreed
Sunday 23 December 2012
Egypt's opposition groups are demanding a judicial investigation into the recent referendum on the country's draft constitution, citing "systematic fraud".
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
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