Go back and get more from the EU, Prime Minister

6 February 2016 9:00 am

David Cameron must stop campaigning for an ‘in’ vote and improve the terms of his inadequate deal

Portrait of the Week: David Cameron’s EU deal and the death of Terry Wogan

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Plus: more migrant children drowning, Islamic State kill 71 in Damascus, Ted Cruz beats Donald Trump in Iowa

The Oldie of the Year awards face life without Terry Wogan

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Also in Alexander Chancellor’s diary: Honouring Lord Hutchinson, Olivia de Havilland and Aung San Suu Kyi

What happens if a British election ends in a dead heat? Well, one did…

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Elections, US presidential election 2016, Iowa caucuses 2016, Oxford University, University admissions, Golf, Tax

In defence of discrimination

6 February 2016 9:00 am

The ancients – unlike our Prime Minister — recognised it as a vital quality

What to do about Syria – the view from 1916

6 February 2016 9:00 am

One thing was certain: keeping the British there long-term wouldn’t help

Letters: Against and in defence of the gender fluidity debate

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Plus: interns, piped music, what to do about Easter, and cricket for everyone

Sorry establishment Republicans, The Donald isn’t dead yet

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Even if his bubble was burst in Iowa, his campaign has exposed deep cracks in the GOP power structure

Why must David Cameron insult Oxford, when it gave him so much?

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Also in Charles Moore’s Notes: US media groupthink; ‘Islamophobic’ hate crimes; remembering George Weidenfeld

I want to see President Trump – if only because of who he’d annoy

6 February 2016 9:00 am

It would be Trumpageddon for all the worst people in Britain, and the prospect is rather attractive

Why I now believe in positive discrimination

6 February 2016 9:00 am

It need not rule out selection by merit – but to assess ‘merit’, potential as well as performance should be considered

This London mayoral race will feature something new: boredom

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Hardly anyone voted when it was Boris vs Ken – they’ll care even less about Zac vs Sadiq. And it doesn’t matter anyway

France can’t build its own new nuclear power stations, let alone ours

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Plus: Some good economic news; a film-worthy banking drama; and the case for using your connections

Everything has gone right for the Eurosceptics. So why are they in crisis?

6 February 2016 9:00 am

They are too divided and their campaigns too shambolic to seize this opportunity

Breaking

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Was everybody scared? Mum was, certainly. Slip-clinging hold, respectability. World-lost, he didn’t care,   Or didn’t cotton on. Inexplicably, He…

What’s so dangerous about this book about the Church of England?

6 February 2016 9:00 am

The publishers have asked for all review copies of That Was the Church That Was to be returned

François Hollande’s own personal state of emergency

6 February 2016 9:00 am

The French president’s response to the November terror attacks has left him increasingly isolated and unpopular

Life on board a warship in our much-reduced Royal Navy

6 February 2016 9:00 am

The helmsman’s a woman, the wardrooms are unisex... but the stokers are disappearing in droves

To survive as a Tory teacher, you have to keep quiet

6 February 2016 9:00 am

I thought it was part of our job to promote tolerance and challenge orthodoxy. I was wrong

The NHS has forgotten the art of a dignified death

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Ten years ago the National Health Service eased my father’s last days. My mother, this year, was not nearly so lucky

Beware the baby-snatchers: how social services can ruin your family

6 February 2016 9:00 am

The care system’s eagerness to separate babies from parents is taking a large but secret toll

There may never be a better (or cheaper) time to visit South Africa

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Jacob Zuma's economic mismanagement has a benefit for tourists: it’s as if a whole country has become half-price

Moguls and other Hollywood monsters

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Jean Stein’s collection of Tinseltown tittle-tattle is moderately interesting, unpleasantly salacious and largely unsourced

David Litvinoff: queeny aesthete or street-hustling procurer?

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Litvinoff apparently knew everyone in Sixties London, including Lucian Freud, Mick Jagger to Ronnie Kray (who slashed his face)

Losing a Crown in the National Portrait Gallery

6 February 2016 9:00 am

The cafe was full of connoisseurs of the scones. As he bit into his flapjack a sinister uncoupling took place…