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Is Jeremy Corbyn finally on the way out?

20 July 2019 9:00 am

The Labour leader may about to be floored

I’m a doctor, and tried the new GP app. My experience was terrifying

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Seeing a GP by app may not help the patient – or the NHS

The hypocrisy of our politicians’ support for press freedom

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Where were politicians when journalists needed them?

Varadkar’s backstop gamble could cost Ireland dearly

20 July 2019 9:00 am

He’s holding firm on the backstop – but at what cost to Ireland?

Why are there so few Polish people on British TV?

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Why are there so few Polish people on British TV?

Dangly earrings, hugs and controversy: here comes the new Bishop of Dover

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Dangly earrings, hugs and controversy: get ready for the Bishop of Dover

Why nail-biting sports matches are good for mental health

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Our brains are wired to love a close contest

No pigs in sight: Anne Hathaway’s Cottage

The charm – and artifice – of the English cottage garden

20 July 2019 9:00 am

The confusion is understandable. You arrive at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon, keen to experience the quintessential cottage garden —…

Can Boris Johnson make Anglo-American relations great again?

13 July 2019 9:00 am

Can Boris Johnson forge a brand-new transatlantic alliance?

A member of the Syrian Democratic Forces holds up the group's flag (Getty)

The European fighters who battled Isis – and were abandoned by their governments

13 July 2019 9:00 am

Those who’ve fought against Isis aren’t welcomed home

Anglo-Saxons deserve reparations for the Norman Conquest

13 July 2019 9:00 am

Anglo-Saxons deserve reparations for the Conquest

‘Panto pays better than being an MEP’: Ann Widdecombe interviewed

13 July 2019 9:00 am

Ann Widdecombe, Brexit party MEP, plans her return to Westminster

Would no-deal Brexit be a disaster? Probably not – and here’s why

13 July 2019 9:00 am

It needn’t be as bad as people say

Run, Boris, run: why middle-aged MPs have turned into fitness freaks

13 July 2019 9:00 am

The fat Tory MPs of yesteryear have been replaced by fitness freaks

The motorway that contains 2.5 million Mills & Boon novels

13 July 2019 9:00 am

The first one was too straight. In the absence of a speed limit, early motorists on the M1 used the…

Oppidans vs scholars: a guide to the social politics of Eton

6 July 2019 9:00 am

Every prime minister is a sociologist. Theresa May drew a distinction between citizens of somewhere and ‘citizens of nowhere’, a…

Single women are happier – here’s why

6 July 2019 9:00 am

People are too obsessed with being part of a couple

What Sir Ivan Rogers gets wrong about Brexit

6 July 2019 9:00 am

What Sir Ivan Rogers has got wrong on Brexit

China’s surveillance technology is terrifying – and on show in London

6 July 2019 9:00 am

China’s new surveillance technology goes far beyond Big Brother

The Saracenic darkness of Sicily – the place where Europe ends

6 July 2019 9:00 am

Northern Italians often speak of Sicily as a Saracenic darkness — the place where Europe ends. The Arabic influence remains…

The forgotten joy of soap

6 July 2019 9:00 am

Is there any invention as ancient and as fundamental as soap? Traced to Babylonian civilisation around 2,800 bc (handy for…

Trump vs Xi: the new Cold War is hotting up

29 June 2019 9:00 am

Trump’s strategy towards China could work

Max Hastings vs Boris Johnson: I know who I’d trust more

29 June 2019 9:00 am

Max’s campaign against Boris is cowardly

I once fell for Boris’s charm – I won’t make the same mistake again

29 June 2019 9:00 am

Someone should write a guide to the best literary festivals. Sydney and Auckland would certainly be there, along with Sri…