Political Archive

EU bodies square up for leadership battle

Will Jean-Claude Juncker get Europe’s top job? Senior eurocrats predict a power struggle between the European Council and the European Parliament in the search to…

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Mind the gap

With sweeping gains made by Eurosceptic parties in the European electio...

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The Big Bang – 10 years on

In May the ‘Big Bangers’ marked a decade in the European Union. It’s fa...

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Syrian rebels get mission status in UK

The diplomatic status of the Syrian National Coalition’s representat...

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#Bringbackourgirls demo at Nigerian HC

The Nigerian High Commission was the scene of angry protests for severa...

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In a league of its own

Commonwealth Week offered a chance to reflect on how an organisation bo...

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Foreign ministries hacked

Hackers penetrated Brazil’s foreign ministry internal email system but ...

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Calls to reopen Iranian Embassy

Former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw MP has called on the British govern...

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Russia-Ukraine talks ‘possible’

Following Ukraine’s presidential elections, direct bilateral dialogue b...

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The long path to peace

History will be made this week as The Queen hosts the Irish President i...

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