Unlikely pop fan Alistair Darling mourns Leonard Cohen

Written by James Millar on 11 November 2016 in Culture

Former chancellor speaks after singer's death and says global affairs look "unremittingly gloomy"

George Pascoe-Watson: Theresa May is all about trade

Written by George Pascoe-Watson on 10 November 2016 in Opinion

The Prime Minister's response to Donald Trump's election win was the right one

Winter is coming: Game of Thrones author shares his views on Donald Trump

Written by James Millar on 10 November 2016 in Culture

George RR Martin among authors expressing fears but Margaret Atwood more optimistic

Parliament set to consider a bill to ban election polls

Written by James Millar on 10 November 2016 in Diary

Labour peer plans to revive his bill that would clamp down on election polling in light of US election

Douglas Alexander warns Nicola Sturgeon over Brexit stance

Written by James Millar on 10 November 2016 in Diary

Former Labour minister and election mastermind has been largely silent since 2015 defeat
 

James Millar: Donald Trump's victory could usher in a new liberal era

Written by James Millar on 9 November 2016 in Opinion

Misogyny was Donald Trump's greatest friend but his victory could be a blip on the road to equality

Top government lawyer Lord Keen lays into media over judge attacks

Written by James Millar on 9 November 2016 in Diary

Peers gave noisy support as Tories turned on the press following Article 50 ruling fallout

UK politicians react to Donald Trump's shock victory

Written by James Millar on 9 November 2016 in Diary

Everyone wanted to have their say on the outcome of the US election

Dispatches from the Popbitch US election night party

Written by Sebastian Whale on 9 November 2016 in Culture

No amount of American street food could make up for a tough night for Hillary Clinton fans in London's east end.

Article 50 court case likely to be extended after Nicola Sturgeon joins

Written by James Millar on 8 November 2016 in Diary

Scottish Government has applied to be heard when case gets to Supreme Court