Donald Trump

Islamist terrorist from Manchester murders 22 pop fans in his own city

27 May 2017 9:00 am

Home  Twenty-two people were killed and 59 wounded by a man who blew himself up, with a bomb containing metal…

The Nero in Donald Trump

27 May 2017 9:00 am

Donald Trump, whose word no one can believe and actions no one can anticipate, looks to blame anyone but himself…

All hail Pence! How the Vice President could usurp Trump

27 May 2017 9:00 am

 Washington Day 1: The New York Times reveals that President Trump offered FBI director James Comey a 25 per cent…

A new wave of dynasties — and their hangers-on — is taking over

27 May 2017 9:00 am

A new wave of dynasties – and their hangers-on – is taking over

My dinner with CIA spooks

27 May 2017 9:00 am

New York   Although both guilt and innocence fascinate me, I’m not so sure that there is such a thing…

Is the Trump presidency in its last days?

20 May 2017 9:00 am

Donald Trump has often wrong-footed the media. In last year’s election his campaign seemed to be always on the verge…

NHS and computers across the world crippled by ransomware virus

20 May 2017 9:00 am

Home The National Health Service was one of the first big victims of a vermiform global ransomware computer infection going…

Does Donald Trump have dementia?

20 May 2017 9:00 am

On the heels of the Today programme’s invitation to discuss ‘cultural appropriation’ (again), the New York Times reported the disheartening…

Why on earth has the BBC created a radio drama with visuals?

20 May 2017 9:00 am

Two extremes of the listening experience were available on Monday on Radio 4. The day began conventionally enough with Start…

Journalists are only one step above child molesters

20 May 2017 9:00 am

At a chic dinner party last week, a Trump insider gossiped about an American president having had an affair with…

Tories win sweeping victories in local elections

13 May 2017 9:00 am

Home After spectacular local election results, Theresa May, the Prime Minister, said: ‘I’m taking nothing for granted over the next…

The Democrats divided

6 May 2017 9:00 am

Bickering Democrats could hand Trump a second term

Tim Farron is a Christian, so of course he’s not allowed an opinion

29 April 2017 9:00 am

Maybe I’m wrong about this, but I don’t remember the BBC running a documentary 100 days into Barack Obama’s first…

Sebastian Gorka: Trump's foreign policy is working

29 April 2017 9:00 am

Meet Sebastian Gorka, deputy assistant to the 45th President

Is Donald Trump’s revolution already over?

22 April 2017 9:00 am

There were three reasons why I so badly wanted Donald Trump to win the US presidential election. One was that…

North Korea’s idea of Britain? David Beckham and The Queen

22 April 2017 9:00 am

When I arrived in Seoul, I joked to my editor that I hoped this was not going to be like…

Donald Trump is beyond satire

22 April 2017 9:00 am

I think we’re all agreed about Donald Trump — by which I mean all of us who read the literary…

If Donald Trump is listening to his generals, that’s great news for Britain

15 April 2017 9:00 am

‘Great Britain has lost an Empire and not yet found a role’. Fifty-five years on, Dean Acheson’s remark has not…

We are strictly impartial in this exciting Syrian conflict

15 April 2017 9:00 am

Let me take this opportunity to join with our Prime Minister and Foreign Secretary in commending President Trump’s swift and…

For Putin, Syria has gone from being an asset to a dangerous liability

15 April 2017 9:00 am

The Russian president is learning the drawbacks of intervention

Portrait of the Week

15 April 2017 8:00 am

Home Boris Johnson, the Foreign Secretary, having cancelled a trip to Moscow over the Syrian poison gas incident, consulted other…

‘Donald Trump? How can anyone exist and be so dumb?’

15 April 2017 8:00 am

Howard Jacobson talks about his new novel, a hypothetical exploration of the US President’s childhood

What use is a Washington mole hunt if the chief mole is in the Oval Office?

8 April 2017 9:00 am

Donald Trump’s Washington is a city of many secrets, but no mysteries. So much about the Trump-Putin story remains unknown,…

What forces could North Korea range against sabre-rattling Donald Trump?

8 April 2017 9:00 am

Nice littler earners Cressida Dick, the new Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, will take a voluntary pay cut from £270,000…

Trump’s not the new Hitler... he’s the new Kaiser Bill

8 April 2017 9:00 am

President Trump isn’t the new Hitler. He’s more Wilhelm II, a reckless militarist who will gamble with world peace