LOCKERBIE – AN UNCOMFORTABLE TRUTH

Pan-Am Flight 103 (Picture: Air Accident Investigators) For years, the former Labour MP, Tam Dalyell, insisted that there were fundamental flaws in the accepted explanation of...

Tory stance on Europe looms over ‘special relationship’

For all the photo opportunities and broad smiles that followed William Hague’s meeting with the US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, the new foreign...

Letter from Germany: “Energiewende”

The “Energiewende” (energy transformation) has been in the news again here. The basic problem is the rising cost of energy for consumers, both private...

New Head of Oxfam Scotland

Jamie Livingstone has been announced as the new Head of Oxfam Scotland, one of the most high profile roles in the Scottish charity sector....

CRISIS FOR CHILDREN IN SYRIA

Syrian health system 'broken' Syria’s shattered health system is forcing health workers to engage in brutal medical practices and a series of epidemics have left...

The next 20 years

If you want the right person to present on ‘Business in the Asian Century’, one can’t get much better than the Global MD of...

Ukraine highlights a crisis in British foreign policy created by its retreat from an...

By Michael Emerson, The Centre for European Policy Studies Events in Ukraine mark not only the start of a momentous shift in the region, but...
Free Syrian Army tank

Let’s move the Bahrain Grand Prix to Syria

In the interest of human rights, we should all encourage the Bahrain Grand Prix to go ahead. Not only that but we should extend...

Romantic Venice on a shoestring

By Norrie Hunter Romantic Venice, with its famous Rialto Bridge and the breathtaking Piazza San Marco (St Mark’s Square) but a two-minute stroll from your...

Why a Scottish company is causing fury in Ibiza

Even Paris Hilton is campaigning against Cairn Energy's plans A personal view by Nick Clayton in Ibiza Plans by Edinburgh's Cairn Energy to look for oil and...