recent elections to the City of London’s local authority were fiercely fought,
after years where the majority of seats went uncontested. Lessons should be
drawn for any future attempt to reform the financial services industry.
Was it the public's outrage that brought down the News of the World? And Ed Miliband's courage that has led to a wide-reaching Press inquiry? Anthony Barnett thinks so, but perhaps he was being a little too generous...
Day one of the trial of Radovan Karadzic and the defendant refuses to appear. Daniel Jones asks what this means for justice for the former Yugoslavia and considers the cost of allowing high profile defendants to represent themselves