The boast of modern democratic societies is that they uphold the principles of freedom of speech.
22 Feb 2020 3:20 AM
My father’s pronouncements had no consideration for such subtleties.
15 Feb 2020 6:18 AM
One of these boxes asked for the religion of the dead person. The form, or perhaps it was the operative, offered her two options: Hindu or Muslim.
10 Feb 2020 1:22 AM
So, gentle reader, welcome to DK — the Disunited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
01 Feb 2020 3:19 AM
Parsis came to India in numbers around the eighth century from Persia, after that homeland was invaded by the Arabs in 641.
25 Jan 2020 5:58 AM
The countrywide demonstrations against the recent acts of the BJP government are part of the fight for the soul of this country.
18 Jan 2020 3:06 AM
The royal family has assigned duties and is paid by the taxpayer to perform them.
11 Jan 2020 6:29 AM
In Britain, at university, and then through long political association with West Indian comrades, there was a lot of dope about.
04 Jan 2020 12:44 AM
he Syrians and Iraqis fled from the ruins of internecine war.
28 Dec 2019 2:05 AM
Whole swathes of these constituencies for the first time in decades voted for BoJo and the Tories.
14 Dec 2019 6:09 AM
It may of course be that they don’t want to fill all those UK tax declarations.
07 Dec 2019 1:39 AM
Clive was obviously aware of which side I took in the great international political controversy of the day — the American Vietnam War.
30 Nov 2019 12:45 AM
The British, or 51 per cent of them, don’t like this and voted to leave the European Union to a great measure because of this principle.
23 Nov 2019 2:28 AM
Both the main parties of the UK, the Tories and Labour, have suffered deep schisms over Brexit.
16 Nov 2019 12:17 AM
Boris makes other promises: to extend jail sentences, build more prisons and fund health and schools, but their main plank is leaving the EU.
09 Nov 2019 12:30 AM
No word from the President about the two certainly innocent children whom Baghdadi took to his death with him.
02 Nov 2019 12:15 AM
Two Cabinet ministers, Bojo and a ratty little ex-journalist called Michael Gove, campaigned with Nigel Farage for the Leave side.
26 Oct 2019 7:45 AM
Every day for the last two weeks at least — the opening scenes of the possible final act played out — nothing is certain.
19 Oct 2019 4:46 AM
Hundreds of them have been arrested by the police who are, unlike the police forces of Hong Kong, been benign but firm.
12 Oct 2019 12:05 AM
Even 50 years later, houses of my ramshackle neighbourhood stand as they stood.
05 Oct 2019 1:47 AM