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Books and Arts

3 August 2013 9:00 am

Google is part of the free press. So hands off, Prime Minister

27 July 2013 9:00 am

It is not quite clear what Google did to David Cameron, but the Prime Minister seems to be exacting some…

Portrait of the week

27 July 2013 9:00 am

Home The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a boy, weighing 8lb 6oz, an heir to the crown, third in…

Letters: The EU diplomats hit back at Norman Lamont

27 July 2013 9:00 am

EU diplomacy Sir: Lord Lamont’s article ‘The EU’s scandalous new army of overpaid diplomats’ (Politics, 20 July) revisits his oft-repeated…

Books and arts

27 July 2013 9:00 am

Leader: Ring-fencing the NHS is only making matters worse

20 July 2013 9:00 am

According to popular wisdom on the left — and even among some in the Conservative party — this ought to have been…

Portrait of the week

20 July 2013 9:00 am

Home Jeremy Hunt, the Health Secretary, put into ‘special measures’ 11 hospitals among the 14 with the worst death rates…

Barometer

20 July 2013 9:00 am

Running scared Three participants were gored at the Pamplona bull run. The event has reputation for danger, but how risky…

Letters: The Met Office answers Rupert Darwall, and a defence of Bolívar

20 July 2013 9:00 am

Wild weather Sir: Weather and climate science is not an emotional or political issue — even though emotions and politics run…

Books and Arts

20 July 2013 9:00 am

Pick

20 July 2013 9:00 am

‘Uh-oh! Can someone call an exorcist please.’

Hospital

20 July 2013 9:00 am

‘I’ll lick the spoon if you can produce a valid food hygiene certificate.’

Hygiene

20 July 2013 9:00 am

Why Ed Miliband should stop paying his union dues

13 July 2013 9:00 am

Ed Miliband’s relationship with Len McCluskey was defined in a brief camera shot at the Labour party conference in 2010.…

Portrait of the week

13 July 2013 9:00 am

Home There was a fine game of hunt-the-issue over the process to find a replacement, as parliamentary candidate in Falkirk,…

Barometer

13 July 2013 9:00 am

Family games Andy Murray said that as a child he lived in the shadow of his elder brother Jamie, who…

Letters: MPs’ salaries, Ruby the Heartstealer, and how to avoid washing up

13 July 2013 9:00 am

Tax breaks for families Sir: Hugo Rifkind is wrong to imply (6 July) that the current income tax system is indifferent…

Books and Arts

13 July 2013 9:00 am

Egypt shows us that elections aren’t enough

6 July 2013 9:00 am

Democracy and holding elections are not the same thing. There could be no better demonstration of this than the experience…

Portrait of the week

6 July 2013 9:00 am

Home Business confidence in Britain was at its highest level since 2007, according to a survey by the British Chambers…

Barometer

6 July 2013 9:00 am

A place of greater safety CIA whistleblower Edward Snowden has claimed asylum in 21 countries. How do whistleblowers fare in…

Letters: Sir Peter Lampl replies to Charles Moore, and the memories of a wasteful GP

6 July 2013 9:00 am

Medical waste Sir: Susan Hill’s article (‘Patient, heal thyself’, 29 June) dealt only with the unnecessary visits to GPs for…