Tony Paterson finds out if it really is easier to open a brothel than a chip shop in Saarbrücken
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Thursday 09 February 2012
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Friday 09 December 2011
David Cameron's move to veto EU treaty change was welcomed as a "very significant" development by eurosceptic Tory MP Mark Reckless who said it should be the start of a new more distant relationship.
Wednesday 23 November 2011
There was a time when it would be career destroying for a politician to admit to shedding a tear.
Wednesday 23 November 2011
Politicians used to show that they cared by kissing babies. Now they tell us what makes them tearful. Andy McSmith on the politics of crying
Friday 11 November 2011
Richard Nixon, the disgraced US president at the heart of the Watergate scandal, told a grand jury "I practically blew my stack" when he discovered sections of taped White House conversations had been erased, newly released transcripts from the hearing have revealed.
Wednesday 09 November 2011
The incumbent Nicaraguan President and one-time Sandinista revolutionary, Daniel Ortega, was re-elected by a convincing margin, according to results released late on Monday, overcoming a constitutional limit on re-election and reports of voting irregularities.
Sunday 23 October 2011
World View: A sense of injustice is growing. Elite politicians and notorious wrongdoers appear immune as ordinary Greeks reel from wage and job cuts
Thursday 20 October 2011
Power to the People is always one of the most potent slogans in British politics. No leader would enter an election arguing in favour of less power for the people.
Friday 12 August 2011
The mystery over a Dutch stamp dealer who went missing while travelling in North Korea deepened this week after he appeared in a state-run newspaper praising the country's democratic traditions.
Saturday 25 June 2011
Ed Miliband was facing a left-wing backlash last night over his move to scrap elections for places around Labour's top table.
Wednesday 08 June 2011
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
David Cameron takes his biggest gamble yet as he gets tough on Europe over immigration
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Anachronistic and iniquitous, grammar schools are a blot on the British education system
Scientists ‘incredibly concerned’ for fate of banana as plagues and fungus infections spread across world’s supplies
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