Whilst I find the present curtailment of my personal right to roam frustrating, I reluctantly sympathise.
Posts Tagged: India
Ben Roback: Namaste Trump! He says India is now “America’s premier defence partner”. That’s bad news for Johnson.
At the very same time that the Government is orchestrating a comprehensive security and defence review, that comment will have caused grave concern.
I was delighted to see your appointment. I confess to slight bias, given that you retweeted an article of mine calling for an end to ring-fencing of the aid budget.
Daniel Hannan: Revolutionary Iran is a threat to our national security – not just regional stability. It must be confronted and defeated.
During the years when the West sought to draw Iran back into the comity of nations, the ayatollahs backed terrorist bombs, cyberattacks, and drone shootings.
It would be irrational for any government that believes in the peaceful settlement of disputes not to negotiate a settlement.
What you may have missed about the Conservative Manifesto 4) It turns the screw against the BDS campaign
The move marks an intensification of the division of foreign policy along communalist lines – a regrettable development,
We should measure the success of our aid programmes by the good we achieve, not simply by the amount of money we spend.
As the Foreign Secretary’s intervention on Hong Kong shows, Britain is a country which honours its responsibilities to former territories.
He is one of the few middle-ranking Ministers who, while others were fleeing for the hills, girded himself up – and went out to fight for May’s Brexit deal.
Rory Stewart: Of course there’s a climate emergency. Here’s a wide-ranging Conservative programme to tackle it.
Saving our planet will require a very eclectic bunch of policies. The task calls for moral courage and grinding common-sense.
As the UK develops its strategic partnership with China, we must press Beijing to crack down on the breeding of big cats for their parts.
Rami Ranger: A hundred years on, the Amritsar massacre is a wound that has healed but will never be forgotten
While we mark the tragedies in our past, let us also focus on celebrating our current partnership and enduring friendship with India.
Brokenshire must keep an eye on the potential knock-on from the latest flare-up over terror, reprisals, a captured pilot and the disputed territory.
Josephine Hemmens: Transgender discrimination is wrong. But righting it mustn’t put people born as women in danger.
This process is clearly open to abuse from violent males, many of whom will go to any lengths to reach their victims.
The last in a series of three extracts from a new book of essays from Conservative Friends of International Development and Save the Children.