It is harder for liberal critics to impute racism, or undue severity, to a Home Secretary who herself belongs to an ethnic minority.
Posts Tagged: Narendra Modi
Robert Halfon: Nearly a million white working-class disadvantaged pupils don’t and can’t have white privilege
The term pits one group against another and does more to damage race relations than enhance them.
Interview with Dominic Raab: The EU’s approach to the Northern Ireland Protocol is “pretty analogue in a digital age”
The Foreign Secretary contends that by forming an aspirational coalition the Conservatives can gain votes in the North without losing support in the South.
Syed Kamall: The time is right for the UK to boost relations with India – but a trade deal will not be simple
The EU started trade talks with the country back in 2007 and suspended them in 2013. Will post-Brexit Britain find it easier?
Peter Oborne & Jan-Peter Westad: Conservative MPs with Muslim constituents are starting to speak up about Kashmir
This week marks a bleak anniversary for those from the former princely state. But there’s a new corrective to the Tory pro-India tilt.
Downing Street’s soft power alliance to help constrain China would support and project common values.
Politicians rushed to wish the Prime Minister well as he was moved to intensive care in St. Thomas’ Hospital in London.
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.
Sunder Katwala: Childcare, not Kashmir. Neither Narendra Modi nor Imran Khan are candidates in this election.
Treat claims of a communalist election with suspicion. The evidence suggests that ethnic minority voters prioritise domestic issues over foreign policy ones.
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.
James Brokenshire: I urge local leaders everywhere in Britain to join us in helping to boost business abroad.
Lessons from my recent visit to India with Andy Street and Sir John Peace, Chair of the Midlands Engine Partnership.
We are uniquely placed to compete in and win the race for business opportunities in the world’s largest democracy.
While legitimate refugees risk their lives, bogus migrants get away with repeatedly breaking the law.
I saw trade, investment and progress during my visit to India with the Chancellor and Foreign Secretary last week.
With India’s imports from Germany coming in at almost double Britain’s, William Hague and George Osborne must make the most of this week.