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Farrukh Dhondy | As UK goes after the boat people, leaks are found in Brexit exclusion

The children who have been trafficked into Britain, perhaps with the connivance of their parents, arrive here without them.

22 Jul 2023 12:41 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Don’t Tories know immigration can bring UK into a globalised world?

The ambivalently named Illegal Migration Bill is now passing through the House of Lords. It’s in trouble

20 May 2023 12:00 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Hedgie desperate to clean up mess, as BoJo all out to return to No. 10

BoJo signed a deal whereby the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland would remain open for the passage of goods

25 Feb 2023 12:05 AM

Charles Marquand | Amid Europe tumult, will UK rejoin single market?

If Mr Putin loses, Russia’s weaknesses will be glaringly obvious and he will probably be finished.

20 Jan 2023 12:42 AM

Book Review | A frothy retelling of the journey of Pak & the world in last 8 yrs

Review of 'Between You, Me and the Four Walls' by Moni Mohsin

06 Nov 2022 1:55 AM


Farrukh Dhondy | Are days already numbered for Hedgie Sunak? Third cheer soon

Already the unions, railway workers and medical staff, including 80,000 nurses, have declared that they will go on strike. Apocalypse soon?

05 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Can a ‘flexible’ Liz Truss usher in ‘Global Britain’?

Long the front-runner in the race to replace Boris Johnson, Ms Truss is the Conservatives’ fourth Prime Minister since the 2015 election

07 Sep 2022 12:05 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Turning ‘human’ migrants into a political weapon: UK crisis mounts

Some commentators and Twitterers insist that they be called 'humans, not migrants'

27 Nov 2021 2:55 AM

Ranjona Banerji | It’s like 1980s redux as UK feels Brexit pain

The stranglehold of the pandemic was such that all societies now strain at the leash for freedom

24 Oct 2021 3:42 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Brexit’s effects hit UK harder: ‘Gig’ workers bear the brunt

The ships' departure will lead to the imports not reaching industries and consumer goods not reaching the shelves of retailers

18 Oct 2021 1:08 AM


Kishwar Desai | Brexit triggers panic buying: Can this Angela rescue Labour?

There has been 'panic buying' over Christmas gifts as well

14 Oct 2021 7:45 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | I told you so… UK fuel crisis shows fears on Brexit justified

No, gentle reader, the supply of fuel had not been curtailed by the oil-fields of the world being flooded by climate-change tsunamis

02 Oct 2021 1:45 AM

AA Edit | Doors open for young Indians

It is another matter that India is unable to offer every aspirational student an opportunity to excel because of various constraints

03 Jul 2021 12:40 AM

Kishwar Desai | UK’s ‘freedom’ at midnight; Queen’s NY honours go to 89 Brit Indians

2020 had one last blow to deliver. Partly responsible was the super-super spreader mutation of Covid-19

04 Jan 2021 4:32 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | At last, Britain is free of EU… Now see who’ll make it great!

The EU was the insurance and safeguard against the global dominance of the American and Chinese hegemonies

02 Jan 2021 12:15 AM


Kishwar Desai | End in sight to Brexit limbo; Xmas lockdown a big dampener

Between A for anxiety, B for Brexit and C for Coronavirus, we may need a new alphabet and a new language to express our feelings about 2020

21 Dec 2020 9:04 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Boris’ fumbling holds lessons for the world

While British waters are much richer in fish than the seas surrounding Europe, British trawlers make their money selling to European nations

10 Dec 2020 12:05 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Had UK Home Secy been in post in 60s, she wouldn’t be here at all

Patel suggested immigrants who attempt to cross the English Channel to land illegally in Britain, should be transported to St Helena

03 Oct 2020 7:00 AM

Farrukh Dhondy: Won’t Boris be on paternal leave after weeks off for coronavirus?

Boris is entitled to paternal leave of absence from his job

03 May 2020 3:47 PM

Finally, Britain makes historic exit from EU

Celebrations and tears as a divided and uncertain nation sets out to cut its own path in the world

01 Feb 2020 7:31 AM