Features

‘Good things are happening in Iraq’

26 July 2003 12:00 am

Simon Heffer interviews the King of Bahrain who applauds the actions of America and Britain

Sword of honour

26 July 2003 12:00 am

Paul Robinson on the ancient code of insult and revenge that is still prevalent in the American South

My hero

26 July 2003 12:00 am

Bruce Anderson says David Cameron, the young Tory MP, has all the qualities needed to rescue the party

Boycott Britain

26 July 2003 12:00 am

Leo McKinstry says that the tourism industry is suffering because of our extortionate hotels, contemptuous service and revolting food

England’s national saint

26 July 2003 12:00 am

Andrew Lambirth on a splendid exhibition which shows the work of artists inspired by Shakespeare

The voice of Baghdad

19 July 2003 12:00 am

Peter Kellner analyses the first systematic opinion poll of Iraq, and finds a population full of anxiety — but also convinced that war has made their future brighter

Elf warning

19 July 2003 12:00 am

Philip Delves Broughton on the threats against Eva Joly, the judge investigating the French oil giant

My secret garden

19 July 2003 12:00 am

John Laughland on the joy of chard and the energising effect of the broad beans he grows in his allotment

No flies on Bush

19 July 2003 12:00 am

Mark Steyn says the President’s anti-terrorist strategy is working, and that he is all but certain to be re-elected

Railtrack’s show trial

19 July 2003 12:00 am

Alasdair Palmer says the charges against Railtrack’s Gerald Corbett are the cynical prelude to a law on corporate killing

Girls just want to have funds

12 July 2003 12:00 am

The government would like to outlaw pyramid selling. Why? Rachel Royce has joined Hearts, the girls-only investment scheme, and finds it good, clean – and profitable – fun

You don’t look Buddhist

12 July 2003 12:00 am

More Jews than ever are converting to Buddhism. Mary Wakefield finds out why they make the leap of faith

Hail, Galloway!

12 July 2003 12:00 am

Lloyd Evans mixes with the nerds (and their boils, limps and tics) to watch the last of the red-hot socialists strut their stuff

The truth about Campbell and me

12 July 2003 12:00 am

Kimberly Fortier talks to Robin Cook about war and peace – and that day at Heathrow

Like father, like son?

12 July 2003 12:00 am

Clyde Prestowitz, a former Reagan aide, says that Bush could lose the next election if the fighting in Iraq continues and the WMD remain undiscovered

Regions of the damned

12 July 2003 12:00 am

Whether we like it or not, says Leo McKinstry, regional government is already here – and it is expensive, absurd and undemocratic

Shared wit of Whistler and Wilde

12 July 2003 12:00 am

Sarah Walden on how the friendship between the painter and the playwright turned sour

Let’s hear it for traffic wardens

5 July 2003 12:00 am

They are among the most hated people in urban Britain and – because many of them are from west Africa – often the victims of racial abuse. But, says Andrew Gimson, without their bravery and dedication our civilisation might collapse

Whistling in the dark

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Simon Nixon says the government is powerless to prevent an energy crisis that could strike as early as this winter

Tomorrow he’ll be yesterday’s man

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Howard Dean, Democratic front-runner, is arrogant and thin-skinned, says Mark Steyn, and pretty soon he'll be forgotten

I’m boring, I’m ugly and I can’t write

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Actually, none of this is true of James Delingpole, but he wants to make it clear that he won't succumb to the English disease of bogus self-deprecation

Black fascism

5 July 2003 12:00 am

The white liberals who opposed apartheid are despised; the blacks who supported it are eulogised. Andrew Kenny on the oppressive humbug of the ANC

The sacred in secular societies

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Tom Flynn on the international controversy about the repatriation of human remains

Back to basic instincts

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Dougie Smith is not remotely embarrassed about his sex parties, says Rod Liddle, and there's no reason why he or the Tories should be

Public scandal

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Ross Clark says that if you want job security plus good pay and conditions, forget the private sector and take up public service