How will we feel about cutting aid if we see the kind of shocking scenes of starvation that started Live Aid in the 1980s?
40 million people are currently in urgent need of food assistance. The G7 summit at the end of May has an opportunity to act.
Action must go beyond ISIS to prevent other, similarly-minded, jihadist groups prospering.
Her speech yesterday sought to turn a weakness into a strength- by projecting Britain as a globally-engaged, progressive, aid-friendly country.
I fear that the President has poured fuel on the fire of extremism; and created enemies, rather than winning friends.
Thank God for great European leaders, like Merkel, whose idiosyncratic approach to border control played such an understated role in last year’s Brexit vote.
But neither the American President’s concession to Britain nor the question of double standards are likely to deter some Parliamentarians.
Nadhim Zahawi tells us that the President’s words and deeds will cause serious damage to the anti-ISIS struggle.
This morning, around 4,500 British servicemen and women will be serving our country across the globe. They are taking part in 25 operations in almost 30 countries.
She had a profound impact on the ownership, focus and language of the debate about climate change and global warming.
In 2005, the then 15 members of the European Union agreed to reach a 0.7 per cent aid target by 2015. Apart from us only four EU countries have actually delivered.
Search and rescue operations must be resumed to help prevent further horrors like those we’ve seen this week.
ISIS and others are adept at using the West’s mass media as a tool to propagandise and recruit. The media must resist.
When people claim that cannabis doesn’t kill anyone, what they seem to be suggesting is that people don’t die from overdosing on the drug. In this limited sense, they may be right. But, make no mistake, cannabis is a killer. For a start, smoking pot is a really good way of delivering a variety of toxic […]