What is the honours system for? Is it to award consolation prizes? Is it to provide an automatic garnish to certain jobs? Or is it to reward an exceptional contribution to society that would otherwise go unrecognised? With yet another row over nominations brewing, a decision is long overdue.
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Friday 20 April 2012
No ambition, lots of parties and a much photographed bottom. That's Pippa Middleton
Terence Blacker: Can't the Editors of Time magazine see Pippa Middleton is a national embarrassment?
Thursday 19 April 2012
Astonishingly, they think these sisters ooze class. Have they lost their marbles? A Page 3 girl would make a better role model
Tuesday 17 January 2012
FreeView from the editors at i
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
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Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
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