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  1. March 23, 2011

    Dramatic life driven by talent and temperament

    Few film stars ever attracted more acres of newsprint, from the adoring to the acerbic, than Elizabeth Taylor. For most of...

  2. March 23, 2011

    Dramatic life driven by talent and temperament

    Few film stars ever attracted more acres of newsprint, from the adoring to the acerbic, than Elizabeth Taylor. For most of...

  1. August 27, 2008

    Bipartisan US energy group gains support

    Efforts to forge compromise legislation on US energy policy were bolstered on Tuesday when six senators added their names to...

  2. March 17, 2008

    Dogfight over $35bn air force contract grows more intense

    EADS, the European defence company, and Northrop Grumman have shifted their lobbying and public relations machine up a gear...

  3. March 16, 2008

    Dogfight intensifies over US tanker contract

    EADS, the European defence company, and Northrop Grumman have shifted their lobbying and public relations machine up a gear...

  4. October 5, 2007

    Senator's departure enhances hopes of Democrats

    Democrats are more hopeful of strengthening the party's control of Congress in next year's election after another popular...

  5. October 5, 2007

    Senator's departure boosts poll hopes for Democrats

    Democrats are more hopeful of strengthening their control of Congress in next year's election after another popular...

  6. October 4, 2007

    Senator’s exit enhances hopes of Democrats

    Democrats are increasingly hopeful of strengthening their control of Congress in next year’s election after another popular...

  7. September 13, 2007

    Petraeus plans give new life to Republicans

    In early May, John Boehner, Republican leader in the House of Representatives, issued a blunt warning about President George...

  8. September 8, 2007

    Petraeus weighs up withdrawal of 4,000 troops

    General David Petraeus, the top US commander in Iraq, would consider withdrawing about 4,000 troops from Iraq early next...

  9. September 7, 2007

    Petraeus weighs Iraq troop reduction

    General David Petraeus, the top US commander in Iraq, would consider withdrawing about 4,000 troops from Iraq early next...

  10. September 5, 2007

    Call to cut level of Iraq troops

    General David Petraeus, the US commander in Iraq, will next week recommend that the US start reducing troop levels next...

  11. September 3, 2007

    Bush hints at ‘fewer’ troops in Iraq

    President George W. Bush on Monday raised the prospect of withdrawing some US troops from Iraq if the security situation...

  12. August 26, 2007

    Iraqi PM hits back at US senators

    Nouri al-Maliki called on senators Hillary Clinton and Carl Levin to “come to their senses” on Sunday and stop treating Iraq...

  13. August 25, 2007

    Observers puzzle over comparison to Vietnam

    President George W. Bush's speech this week suggesting that the US should exorcise the ghosts of Vietnam by staying the...

  14. August 24, 2007

    General warns on risks of early pull-out

    A US military commander says pulling troops out of Iraq by Christmas would be a “giant step backwards”. Major General Rick...

  15. August 24, 2007

    Observers puzzle over Vietnam comparison

    President George W. Bush’s speech this week suggesting that the US should exorcise the ghosts of Vietnam by staying the...

  16. August 24, 2007

    Senior Republican pushes for plan to leave Iraq

    John Warner, one of the most influential Republican senators on military issues, yesterday recommended that President George...

  17. August 23, 2007

    Top Republican says bring troops home

    John Warner, the most influential Republican senator on military affairs, on Thursday called on President George W. Bush to...

  18. August 1, 2007

    Military fears Iraqi political inertia

    The White House nominee for top military adviser to George W. Bush warned yesterday that a lack of political reconciliation...

  19. July 31, 2007

    Military fears political inertia in Iraq

    The White House nominee for top military adviser to George W. Bush warned on Tuesday that a lack of political reconciliation...

  20. July 16, 2007

    US politicians unite in anger over Maliki

    Iraq's government faces mounting criticism from across the US political spectrum for its failure to broker compromises...

  21. July 15, 2007

    US politicians unite on anger over Maliki

    Iraq’s government faces mounting criticism from across the US political spectrum for its failure to broker compromises...

  22. July 12, 2007

    Bush concedes US ‘tired of war’

    George W. Bush acknowledged on Thursday that America was “tired of war” but showed no sign of shifting policy on Iraq in...

  23. June 16, 2007

    Retired US general to lead team to weigh up Iraqi army

    The US Congress has commissioned a team of retired senior military and police officers to evaluate the Iraqi security...

  24. June 15, 2007

    Congress asks experts to evaluate Iraq

    The US Congress has commissioned a team of retired senior military and police officers to evaluate the Iraqi security...

  25. May 25, 2007

    Senate approves Iraq spending bill

    The US Senate on Thursday, following the lead of the House of Representatives, approved $120bn in new funds for the wars in...

  26. April 12, 2007

    US soldiers face longer tours in Iraq

    The Pentagon is extending the tours of soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan to 15 months, Robert Gates, defence secretary, said...

  27. March 15, 2007

    Observer: Common thread

    US General Peter Pace and Pope Benedict XVI do not have much in common. The head of the Roman Catholic Church did not fight...

  28. February 2, 2007

    General draws fire for 'failed Iraq policy'

    General George Casey, the former US commander in Iraq, became the focal point of criticism of the Iraq war yesterday when...

  29. February 2, 2007

    Casey draws fire on 'failed Iraq policy'

    General George Casey, the outgoing US commander in Iraq, took congressional flak for presiding over a "failed policy" in...

  30. February 2, 2007

    General draws fire for ‘failed Iraq policy’

    General George Casey, the outgoing US commander in Iraq, took congressional flak for presiding over a “failed policy” in...

  31. January 25, 2007

    Bush fails to stem erosion of authority

    Although it had been billed as one of the most important speeches of his presidency, there were few signs yesterday that...

  32. January 24, 2007

    Bush fails to stem erosion of authority

    Although it had been billed as one of the most important speeches of his presidency, there were few signs on Wednesday that...

  33. January 24, 2007

    New US commander warns of 'dire' Iraq situation

    General David Petraeus, the incoming US commander in Iraq, warned Congress yesterday that the situation in Iraq was "dire"...

  34. January 23, 2007

    Petraeus warns of ‘dire’ situation in Iraq

    General David Petraeus, the incoming US commander in Iraq, warned Congress on Tuesday that the situation in Iraq was “dire”...

  35. January 22, 2007

    GOP delivers new blow on troop surge

    George W. Bush’s efforts to shore up support for his military surge in Iraq suffered another blow on Monday when a senior...

  36. January 12, 2007

    Barrage of protest at Bush's 'new way forward' in Iraq

    President George W. Bush yesterday cut an increasingly lonely and embattled figure as opposition Democrats and fellow...

  37. December 4, 2006

    Memo raises pressure on Bush to review Iraq policy

    President George W. Bush's isolation over Iraq deepened yesterday following the publication of the leaked memo from sacked...

  38. December 4, 2006

    Leaked memo from Rumsfeld adds to Bush's isolation on Iraq

    President George W. Bush's isolation over Iraq deepened yesterday following the publication of the leaked memo from sacked...

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