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Thursday, 19 July 2007

  • Nick Clegg: There's got be a fairer way to treat asylum-seekers
    Friday, 20 July 2007

    Last week it became clear that the Government will press ahead with the deportation of asylum-seekers to the Democratic Republic of Congo, a country steeped in violent chaos, despite an impending legal challenge. Next week it will add a host of new c...

  • Letters: Drug classifications
    Friday, 20 July 2007

    Sir: Well done Gordon Brown for announcing that the Government is going to re-examine the issue of cannabis reclassification (report, 19 July). Former Home Secretaries were misguided in pandering to the police, justice services and prison service in ...

  • Letters: Security in Afghanistan
    Thursday, 19 July 2007

    Sir: It seems hardly believable that, in the light of all we know about the dismal record of foreign occupiers of Afghanistan throughout modern history, Nato is now facing a similar, foreseeable, defeat through a want of military resources, economic ...

  • The Third Leader: Believe it or not
    Thursday, 19 July 2007

    The Loch Ness Monster, for example. Unrivalled in mysterious appeal, the shadowy basis for extensive ancillary industries such as souvenirs, coach trips, binoculars, newsprint and knowing locals accepting a drink then muttering darkly. Until now, and...

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