Watch: David Cameron heckled during EU speech

9 November 2015 10:42

Oh dear. David Cameron’s speech to the Confederation of British Industry got off to a shaky start today after he…

Viktor Orban, the Hungarian Prime Minister (Photo: Getty)

‘European values’ won’t last long without national borders

3 November 2015 10:21

Fascinating events in Hungary where Prime Minister Viktor Orban continues to come under fire from other EU member states for…


Non-EU countries don’t want Britain to join their club

29 October 2015 13:27

When you talk to representatives from friendly, non-EU countries about Britain’s referendum, two things strike you. First of all, nearly…


Newsnight accused of EU bias over Owen Paterson interview

29 October 2015 9:57

After the Prime Minister was criticised yesterday for warning of the cons of leaving the EU long before his renegotiation has been…


David Cameron’s ‘milk and honey’ intervention on the EU could be a mistake

28 October 2015 16:32

David Cameron’s decision to wade into the EU debate by dismissing the Norway option and warning that there is no…

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Poland’s shock election result has just made the EU even more of a mess

26 October 2015 21:27

European politics hardly needs more excitement, but that’s what in store after the crushing victory for the Law and Justice…


How Stella Creasy helped boost Bernard Jenkin’s Eurosceptic cause

26 October 2015 16:25

Although Stella Creasy has proved to be one of the most vocal pro-European politicians, the Labour MP may have unwittingly…

Boris Johnson test drives the Mitsubishi Motors hybrid vehicle (Photo: Getty)

Exclusive: Boris declares that Japan is relaxed about Britain leaving the EU

21 October 2015 13:43

Boris Johnson has recently returned from a tour of Japan. His diary of the trip appears in this week’s issue…

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The new East-West divide: multiculturalism vs sovereignty

21 October 2015 12:05

We all know that relations with Russia are at their lowest ebb since 1991, when Boris Yeltsin brought down Communism…

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A British Bill of Rights would protect our liberty

21 October 2015 11:16

David Cameron struggles to repatriate powers from Brussels. Yet Britain can reclaim one sovereign power without negotiation. Other EU members…

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (Photo: Getty)

The EU is sucking up to Turkey to help reduce migration – but it could seriously backfire

15 October 2015 17:10

You might have thought, mightn’t you, that a million arrivals in a year to a single European country, Germany –…

DC in Brussels

When will the EU referendum be?

15 October 2015 13:07

David Cameron is in Brussels today with the European Commission not hiding its irritation at the slow pace of the…

Theresa May delivering her conference speech. (Getty).

Tory harmony is threatened by the EU referendum

9 October 2015 15:05

For all the leadership positioning, one of the striking things about Tory conference in Manchester was the level of agreement…


BoJo gets his mojo back

8 October 2015 15:25

The Tories had a good few days in Manchester. But one Tory had a particularly good week, Boris Johnson. A…


Has Boris just set an impossible bar for Cameron’s EU renegotiation?

6 October 2015 14:51

Boris Johnson’s speech today was the best that I have ever heard him give. It was a potent cocktail of…

Mark Zuckerberg and Angela Merkel at a UN lunch on Saturday

Facebook posts about the migrant crisis should be the least of Angela Merkel’s worries

1 October 2015 13:05

So the German Chancellor has just been caught on microphone talking with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: German Chancellor Angela Merkel…


If only middle-class liberals would shut up, we might get a proper debate

28 September 2015 12:10

Why are the audiences for political debate programmes so unrepresentative of the voting population? By which I mean, why are…

UKIP Autumn Conference 2015 - Day 2

Ukip conference venue received £1 million of EU funding

25 September 2015 16:04

Nigel Farage has kicked off the first day of Ukip party conference at Doncaster Racecourse with a speech claiming that anti-EU…


Do English Tories care more about the EU than the UK?

22 September 2015 15:23

This morning Ruth Davidson, leader of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist party, outlined the extent to which she agrees with…

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Jeremy Corbyn offers a twist to the EU renegotiation

17 September 2015 18:13

Jeremy Corbyn has taken to the Financial Times, the newspaper of big business, to say that Labour will support Britain…


Merkel’s response to the refugee crisis has made the situation worse

14 September 2015 15:27

Having, effectively, unilaterally ripped up the EU agreement on how to handle refugees, Germany is now desperately trying to re-impose…


Here’s the answer to your migrant crisis, Mr Cameron

2 September 2015 10:16

For all its difficulties, Europe is prosperous and safe: one of the best places on Earth. Many other societies have…

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Immigration hits a record high

27 August 2015 11:52

There must be an element of masochism in Theresa May that leads her to promise the electorate something she cannot…

Jeremy Corbyn Takes The Lead In The Labour Leadership Race

If Jeremy Corbyn joins the No to EU campaign, he’ll drive voters to Cameron

22 August 2015 10:00

If the man with the dull beard does win, where will Labour stand in the European Union referendum? Jeremy Corbyn,…

Migrants try to enter the Eurotunnel site to attempt to reach Britain (Photo: Philippe Huguen/Getty)

The Calais crisis needs a better response than fences and dogs, Prime Minister

7 August 2015 10:20

David Cameron should be in real trouble over Calais. It goes to the heart of two of the central issues…