Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reflects on her memories of Queen Elizabeth II.
“I don’t believe it will be quick or soon, but over the course of my lifetime”, she says.
Today about 2.5 billion people, including one third of the world’s young people aged 15-29, live in Commonwealth countries. This baffles American commentators.
Former PM says he would have ‘practice’ audiences with Prince Charles while Queen Elizabeth II was on the throne.
We have little to lose, and much to gain, by offering special arrangements to nations and subjects that share our Crown.
There is no excuse for fees having ballooned so far in excess of what it costs the State to process an application.
In Bright Blue’s report, Global green giant?, we put forward ambitious new recommendations to tackle this problem.
A section of the commentariat was so unbalanced by the referendum result that it now automatically sides with the EU.
I can report from Geneva that the UK has been busy transforming trade right across the Commonwealth.
Putin’s Russia is closer to home – remember the Salisbury attack – and Islamist extremism is already here.
We need to rethink our foreign policy not in the world we would like, but in the world we actually live in.
I called publicly for the collective award of the GC to the NHS fully 15 months ago – within a month of the nation going into its first lockdown.
Regional control over adult education is already helping to deliver significant results in skills.
The Foreign Secretary contends that by forming an aspirational coalition the Conservatives can gain votes in the North without losing support in the South.
We cannot assume voters enjoy secrecy and freedom when marking a ballot paper at home.