Features

Hooray for Meghan Markle, a very modern adventuress

28 April 2018 9:00 am

I’m keen on all sorts of my fellow females — broads, gold-diggers, career girls — but the best is the…

Interview: Meet Mariana Mazzucato, big-state capitalism’s new champion

28 April 2018 9:00 am

Higher taxes and bigger government are needed, says the economist Mariana Mazzucato

Windrush is just the start: records are being shredded and history deleted

28 April 2018 9:00 am

Governments of all sorts have a penchant for destroying data

The strange death of English cricket

28 April 2018 9:00 am

First the dreaded T20, now The Hundred. How long before Test matches disappear altogether?

My life in Paris as a Diplomatic Wag

28 April 2018 9:00 am

The French President says he wants to rule as a Jupiter — but he doesn’t look like a Jupiter to…

The Scouts can’t offer equal access to the disabled – they won’t survive

28 April 2018 9:00 am

If they have to offer equal access to disabled children, they won’t survive

Community spirit: Chelsea Green high street

In praise of Chelsea Green, a London oasis

28 April 2018 9:00 am

Splats of calves’ liver in a puddle of blood; rabbits, headless, stretched and stripped of fur; and plucked poussins, nestling…

The wrong Brexit: what happened to ‘Global Britain’?

21 April 2018 9:00 am

The Windrush debacle is a symptom of deep confusion among Conservatives

James Comey is trying to take down Trump. He’ll fail

21 April 2018 9:00 am

The sacked FBI boss James Comey is trying to take down Trump. He’ll fail

What will the next war look like?

21 April 2018 9:00 am

Is human conflict exhausting its evolutionary possibilities?

Why do British charities want to shut down private schools in Africa?

21 April 2018 9:00 am

British charities are putting ideology before education

Low-cost private schools are transforming lives in the third world

21 April 2018 9:00 am

Low-cost schools are changing lives in the third world

Not one of my Harvard students thinks Brexit is a good idea

21 April 2018 9:00 am

My wife laughs that my love of gadgets is a remnant of my Communist upbringing, when western toys were objects…

The joy of University Challenge

21 April 2018 9:00 am

One programme that still shines out as a beacon of intellectual rigour among the sea of dross on television is…

Trump is likely to tweet, fire and forget. His missile strike won’t help Syria

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Trump is talking tough but an air strike won’t help Syria

Bombs away: Trump and Macron’s bromance is getting serious

14 April 2018 9:00 am

The Trump-Macron bromance has stepped up a gear over Syria

The mind of Donald Trump, as explained by Anthony Scaramucci

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Anthony Scaramucci on the method behind Trump’s madness

Drill, the brutal rap that fuels gang murder

14 April 2018 9:00 am

A brutal form of rap is driving knife and gun deaths

Gambia: a real-life Tinder dream for geriatrics

14 April 2018 9:00 am

When Facebook and co stop selling on our details to third parties, will it be the end of spam? For…

Whatever happened to Girl Power?

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Why has a generation of women decided they’re oppressed?

Holy snowflakes: why young believers need to accept faith is controversial

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Are young churchgoers smothering the C of E?

Pace and quiet: walking can be therapeutic

The highs – and occasional lows – of long-distance walking

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Long-distance walking is all the rage these days. There are all-nighters staged by charities, for instance the annual MoonWalk in…

Red London: Labour is poised to take the capital

7 April 2018 9:00 am

The Tories are bracing themselves for disaster in London

Sadiq Khan is a lousy London Mayor. Why hasn’t anyone noticed?

7 April 2018 9:00 am

Sadiq Khan is a lousy London Mayor. Why hasn’t anyone noticed?

We need 10,000 tigers in the wild

7 April 2018 9:00 am

We have a moral duty to save the true king of beasts