Having been born in Calcutta, I have seen first hand the economic and human cost of the disaster that is socialism.
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Given the salience of the topic, we are republishing the Chair of the Foreign Select Committee’s article above each day this week.
Some of the solutions being proposed for UK trade talks would make it a pariah state in the WTO community.
David Goodhart: The virus. It’s almost certain that ethnic minorities are at greater risk. But we can’t yet know the full explanation.
There are three main factors at work – genetics, plus cultural and social factors. And it’s not possible at present to disentangle the mix.
Andrew Bowie: Events are moving dangerously quickly in the South China sea. Global Britain must step up.
The Chinese Communist Party has enhanced its campaign to dominate this critical waterway. Our country and its allies must act.
Ministers can carry on trying, through the British Business Bank or directly, to push on this Gordian Knot – or slice through it.
Whilst I find the present curtailment of my personal right to roam frustrating, I reluctantly sympathise.
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.