A quick glance at the headlines over the past year would be enough to give anyone a grim outlook on the future of our world – but there are good reasons to be hopeful. David Rothkopf makes the case for why the fate of future generations is far from doomed
The appointment is a first step to assuaging fears of a worsening relationship between the two nations once Mr Trump enters the White House
It would appear that the smoke from the fireworks of a multitude of sensational revelations conceal gaps in our understanding about what either candidate’s presidency would mean for the rest of the world
The former secretary of state may be the most qualified presidential candidate for a very long time
It was filled with internal contradictions, falsehoods and crazy assertions
There are times when an iconoclast speaks a truth that others are unprepared to face, and this is one of them
The Democrat told Stanford University that Donald Trump would make ‘America less safe, and the world more dangerous’
The Texas senator implored voters in New York to pick him and avoid a 'victory for Putin'
The defence made you want to scream
Winner known for being the home of poet Philip Larkin was given dubious distinction 10 years ago
The authoritarian leader of Kazakhstan visited David Cameron in Downing Street while he was on a private trip to London with his family this week, it has emerged.
Visitors from 'high risk' nations to be asked for deposits of £1,000 or more
Read the headlines and it was the candidate's foreign trip from hell: a succession of mishaps capped by an expletive-laden tirade from an exasperated aide to an equally exasperated group of reporters. In fact, Mitt Romney's foray to Britain, Israel and Poland is likely to have only the tiniest impact on his chances of winning the White House in November.
British ministers will boycott the opening matches of the Euro 2012 football tournament in protest at the civil rights record of co-host Ukraine, William Hague announced, following the lead of other European governments.
Row over swearing of parliamentary oath prevents NLD party from joining assembly
There were signs that Mutharika’s Green Revolution would be ruinous – even before his re-election