Italy boasts more than two thirds of the west's artistic heritage, but Italians do not read books or go to the theatre.
The rule of law will not survive in Hong Kong when it returns to Chinese sovereignty next year. Steve Vines blames the colony's reactionary Chinese elite
Give us a child until the age of seven and we will have it for life." From personal experience I can tell you the Jesuits are not always right about that; but clearly Microsoft, Research Machines and...
Christopher Tookey compares Tarantino's films with Evelyn Waugh's novels
Where reform has been tried in Russia, democrats thrive. Communist strength, on the other hand, follows the path of Hitler's invasion
When I recently attended the second ever women lawyers conference at the Law Society's august building in Chancery Lane, in the heart of legal London, I was asked to "deal with" the press. This...
Taylor E Dark spent a year teaching at a Russian university where he found a student generation politically apathetic but entrepreneurially vigorous. They even miss classes to go on business trips
Elections and peace talks come and go. But the ancient grievances of west Belfast go on for ever
Prison is a difficult place to give up drugs and tell the truth