Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Gilda Gray built an entire career on the shimmy, the dance she developed as a teenager, writes CHARLIE CONNELLY in the most recent Great European Lives.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

It provided the inspiration – and name – for the race, but Greece’s Marathón also has a fascinating linguistic history. PETER TRUDGILL reports.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

A pioneering partnership between Google and a leading Dutch museum has brought together every surviving Vermeer painting for the first time ever and exhibited them online. FLORENCE HALLETT considers what it means for art.

Thursday, December 27, 2018

At the end of a momentous year, JOHN KAMPFNER surveys the febrile European political scene and finds embattled leaders, emboldened populists and a looming election in which everything could be up for grabs.

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Captain Scott’s last Antarctic expedition has long been overshadowed by its fateful end. But, says MICK O’HARE, we should also remember his team’s revolutionary research, which changed the way we understood the world and is assisting scientists to this day.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

X Factor’s advent was shortly to end the traditional fight for the festive top slot. But it went out with a bang in 2003, says SOPHIA DEBOICK.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Stuck for something to do while the turkey cooks in the oven? Try The New European’s Christmas Quiz and share your score!

Monday, December 24, 2018

Boney M.’s 1978 just kept on getting better. RICHARD LUCK recalls the German disco outfit’s annus mirabilis and the smash-hit festive No.1 that finished it off.

Monday, December 24, 2018

EMMA JONES​ attends the rather unusual screening of a new movie which shows a different side to Laurel and Hardy – and the story’s leading man

Monday, December 24, 2018

Buying and decorating a Christmas tree along with baking 48 mince pies, RACHEL JOHNSON describes her life during the festive season.

Sunday, December 23, 2018

The 1930s and 1940s created a template for festive films which is as powerful now as ever, writes BONNIE GREER.

Sunday, December 23, 2018

The polls may show his ratings are holding steady, but Trump is losing control of events and his own destiny, says ALBERT SCARDINO.

Sunday, December 23, 2018

STEVE RICHARDS on a year in which events and politics moved so fast that the words of politicians could not keep up with them.

Saturday, December 22, 2018

A grouchy MITCH BENN stays up late hatching a plot to finally put an end to Brexit.

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Anti-Brexit campaigner Steve Bray has made himself an unlikely television star, with his photobombing antics on news reports outside the Houses of Parliament. TIM WALKER went to watch him at work, and hear about how the mood in the area is darkening

Saturday, December 22, 2018

JANE MERRICK writes about an immovable political object facing irresistible forces.

Friday, December 21, 2018

After 12 months of lunacy, Steve Anglesey names his twit parade, with JRM of the ERG at number one.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Early in 2018 the chances of no Brexit seemed totally out of reach, but the battle is now between a second referendum or the disaster of no-deal, writes JAMES BALL in this week’s Deconstructed.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Has my criticism of the BBC’s coverage of Brexit led to my “famine” of TV and radio appearances, asks ALASTAIR CAMPBELL?

Thursday, December 20, 2018

George Osborne so busy with his nine jobs he neglects paperwork for Northern Powerhouse Partnership, Womad Festival under pressure over Jacob Rees-Mogg connection and the Telegraph hires from TaxPayers’ Alliance in this week’s MANDRAKE.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The classic Dickensian tale of a grumpy man at Christmas sums up the leaders in British politics this year, writes ANDREW ADONIS.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

A dominant, if unconventional, Irving Berlin was confounding the critics, as music took its first tentative steps towards ‘pop’. SOPHIA DEBOICK reports

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

A once-in-a-generation exhibition, featuring most of Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s surviving works, shines new light on a painter the world was slow to appreciate, ALASTAIR SMART reports.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

PETER TRUDGILL on a grammar ‘rule’ ripe for debunking

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

With Ian Rankin’s latest novel featuring the cop topping the bestseller charts, STEVE ANGLESEY asks why the Scottish sleuth has not found similar success on the screen

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