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Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un are playing a very dangerous game of nuclear poker, argues Paul Connew. But does either leader have the cards that could avoid destruction?

Steve Bannon’s sacking has been cheered by many who saw him at an alt-right puppet master. But could he been even more dangerous outside the White House?

Vlad the Lad is the supreme master of the macho man holiday snap...

The dispute was an ominous warning of problems for our time over where ultimate power lies in the US

Trump, with his appetite for diversionary tactics, could see a pre-emptive strike against North Korea as the ultimate diversion from his domestic problems

Our culture correspondent on the ‘earworm’ that has become the soundtrack to the summer

When the political season resumes with the party conferences, we had better have got our act together. All of us. Or else this thing is happening

Another week, another great issue packed with news, Brexit analysis and brilliant features on art, culture, film and food.

Where can I buy The New European? What stories are in the latest issue of The New European?

Did you spot the Canadian angle on the British government’s latest Cunning Plan, the one intended to make good Theresa May’s pledge to leave the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice on Brexit Day without doing serious “no deal” harm to the economy?

The US is stumbling towards an autocracy, as it emerges Donald Trump is exploring ways to pardon himself even before any accusations have been made.

Does Sean Spicer have the biggest tale to tell?

The zealots who allow the Brexit fiasco to happen are diminishing the UK inch by inch, day by day.

The shadows of impeachment hanging over the White House have darkened massively… thanks to the New York Times which might yet end up emulating the Washington Post in bringing down a disgraced president.

From strong and stable to weak and feeble – a year of failure and fiasco in May’s Number 10

If next week’s G20 summit in Hamburg were a political beauty pageant, Donald Trump, the man who owned the Miss Universe franchise for 20 years, would prefer to stay at home.

Trump is the person with no credentials who talks back to the PhDs, and the big journalists, and the pollsters who just don’t get it. He’s Mr Tell-It-Like-It-Is.

The Brexit vote has divided us in a new way between the Optimists and the Pessimists. Just to complicate things, both tendencies exist in both Remain and Leave.

Trump is invited to Paris, investor confidence grows in Greece and cladding concerns in Germany

The year of Brexit AKA The year you’ll want to forget

There are growing signs that Trump’s unpredictable Syrian policy stance is the subject of a fierce power struggle in his administration

Mired in their own troubles, both Britain and the US have abandoned their duty to stand up to Russia

The Prime Minister thought she knew the Will of the People. But she has consistently misjudged it

Donald Trump’s controversial visit to the UK appears to have been booted firmly to the long grass.

Suddenly he is everyone’s favourite Uncle Jeremy - a man on the threshhold of power. Next time he may be unlucky enough to win

Of all the puny political excuses that reduce grown-up arguments to childish spats, ‘I blame the media’ is the most dispiriting.

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