The British do love a scientist on their money, as RBS's new choice of Mary Somerville for the £10 confirms. Is it time we thought out of the box?
Left-wing grassroots movements are swelling their ranks and winning elections – but their standard-bearers are same old, same old.
Labour's shadow foreign secretary says leaving the EU would play into Russia's hands. Ordinary Brits worry more about their jobs.
In 2015, a person took their life in prison every four days.
How the borrowed concept of gated communities is dividing rich from poor in the Peruvian capital.
With South African local government elections coming up later in 2016, Jacob Zuma and his governing ANC must ensure that citizens still look to them as a party of hope.
On welfare reform, it's a question of listen and learn.
Her case followed certain well known patterns, but the Surrey teenager's killer was not identified for years after her death.
Russia and Iran have always treated each other well when it suits them, but in hard times, their relationship can get very rocky indeed.
With the results in, Trump stands proudly on top of what looks like a five-way car crash. What now?
"Socialist" has been a dirty word in American politics for decades – so why does socialism suddenly seem alive and well?
The first-in-the-nation primary has already shaken up the race dramatically.
The Anglican church has been criticised for standing against gay marriage, but it has taken a positive step on an issue that many activists see as more important.
Conditions are getting worse at the migrant camps in France, which is leading to protest.
The decision to 'ban' relatives of British servicemen to the commemoration of the 1916 Battle of Fromelles is wrongheaded.
The general loss of faith in the economy is the most important issue President Zuma must address. More radical social and economic transformation, with emphasis on land reform will be most critical.
The anti-Islamisation group caused no trouble in Birmingham this weekend – but that's part of a very deliberate strategy.