Visit by newly-appointed envoy will be first since British embassy in Tehran was stormed by activists in November 2011
First and foremost, he must seek accountability for egregious rights abuses
Minister of Mass Media and Information accuses David Cameron of treating the country 'like a colony'
Britain has failed to see the serious humanitarian consequences of Barclays' decision to stop trading with remittance companies in Somalia, according to the African nation's ambassador to London.
Country edges closer to disorder after 'monumental fraud' of general elections
But win provokes criticism from the UK and US, as Australia's Foreign Minister calls for election re-run
Theresa May and William Hague pushed into third and fourth slots
The annual release of secret papers from the National Archive reveals Mrs Thatcher’s scornful response to a plan to put the precocious young Tory in the Treasury
Elderly survivors of brutal colonial torture express satisfaction with Hague’s statement of regret – and sorrow at its cause
Move is first official acknowledgement by Britain of the brutal behaviour during 1952-60 uprising
The Ecuadorian Foreign Minister is to visit London on the eve of the first anniversary of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's dramatic arrival at the country's UK embassy, it was announced yesterday.
Foreign Secretary says it is time 'to make the EU more democratically responsive'
David Cameron said today he would not engage in insulting the UK Independence Party (Ukip) despite continued sniping from fellow Tory ministers.
It seems that nothing will ever shame the ermine troughers out of claiming from the public purse. Paul White, aka Lord Hanningfield, an ex-Tory peer, has not spoken in the House of Lords, nor tabled any written questions since he was sent to jail for fiddling his expenses, but figures reveal that in November he had his best month yet for pocketing the £300 daily allowance to which he is entitled just for turning up. He signed in on 17 separate days, which entitled him to £5,100. He also claimed £407 travel costs. That means that in the first eight months since his return after his prison spell, Lord Hanningfield trousered a total of £21,000 in daily attendance allowances, plus £1,736 costs.
Warning from nation's only major ally come as speculation mounts that missile tests are imminent
The unusually large band of 148 new Tory MPs elected in 2010 are very much 'Thatcher’s children'