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‘This is the last straw.’

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It is a tragedy that the party that has ruined Zimbabwe, led by a man who was one of the…

There’s only one sane way David Cameron can meet the foreign aid target

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In this week’s Queen’s Speech, the government promised as usual to cut red tape for businesses. But David Cameron is…

A lesson in bias on private schools

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