Manchester attack

Sunday shows round-up: Sturgeon sticks up for Corbyn

28 May 2017 16:38

Amber Rudd – Abedi operation is still at ‘full tilt’ In the wake of Monday’s horrific attack in Manchester, Andrew…

Fraternity, solidarity and the spirit of 1945

28 May 2017 9:00

My father worked as a fire warden during the Blitz, trying to contain the damage done by the Luftwaffe, and…

Does Andy Burnham regret his opposition to the ‘Prevent’ strategy?

27 May 2017 14:24

Perhaps we’re now past the moment of shock. Certainly we’ve moved fairly swiftly past the other stages of post-massacre grief.…

The Manchester conspiracy theory mob are a pitiful bunch

27 May 2017 10:00

Before the timely invention of the motor car, large urban centres were drowning in horse manure – only the ‘crossing…

Why is Jeremy Corbyn politicising Islamist murder?

26 May 2017 17:23

Today, Jeremy Corbyn elevated terrorist attacks from acts of medieval mass murder to the level of a political statement. He…

Terrorism does divide society – but not in the way some might think

26 May 2017 15:03

What does Isis want? As Douglas Murray writes in this week’s cover piece, jihadis are quite clear on the subject…

Corbyn: British foreign policy leads to terrorism here at home

25 May 2017 22:00

One might have expected the general election campaign to resume in a softly-softly fashion following the Manchester bombing. But Jeremy…

Will Corbyn’s supporters blame their election defeat on the Manchester attack?

25 May 2017 16:30

The Manchester murders have given British politics its first conspiracy theory with a grain of truth in it. It may…

How Libya became a breeding ground for jihadists

25 May 2017 11:11

In August 2011, I was in Sabratha, the latest city on the road to Tripoli to fall to the rebels.…

Manchester terror attack: what we know so far

24 May 2017 17:30

What we know so far: Police are hunting a ‘network’ in connection with the Manchester bombing, as they confirmed that the…

Should there be troops on the streets?

24 May 2017 14:36

In the wake of terrorist outrages such as Monday’s bombing, the British public tends to keep calm and carry on.…

Why Islamists are obsessed with controlling young girls

24 May 2017 14:06

When the pictures of the dead came in, it was hard to take, even from a distance. There was Georgina…

Islamists are very clear about what they want – we just aren’t listening

24 May 2017 11:55

The meeting place of the two worlds could not have been more sharply defined. In Manchester Arena, thousands of young…

The Manchester bombing: what the papers say

24 May 2017 8:23

The ‘cruel’ attack in Manchester is ‘more proof’ that the ‘liberal West shelters hate-filled enemies set on destroying our way…

UK terror threat level raised to ‘critical’, soldiers deployed to the streets

23 May 2017 22:57

In her second statement of the day, Theresa May has announced that the national terror threat level has been raised…

We must come together – and repeat the mantra ‘hope not hate’

23 May 2017 16:03

We must all come together. Hope, not hate. Nothing to do with Islam. Nothing to do with Muslims. Just a…

There’s a reason why Isis targets gigs: music is the enemy of fundamentalism

23 May 2017 15:48

Until last night Ariana Grande’s fans, predominantly tweens and teens, were more preoccupied with the concept of friendship than the…

The Manchester attack is especially vile but we must go on

23 May 2017 15:25

The first victim named was from Lancashire, the second an eight-year old girl. Two girls from the isle of Barra…

Isis issues warning after claiming Manchester attack

23 May 2017 13:33

The police haven’t yet said anything about the identity of the Manchester suicide bomber, but the Islamic State has claimed…

Theresa May offers a defiant message after Manchester terror attack

23 May 2017 11:54

Theresa May has just spoken from Downing Street about the terrorist attack in Manchester. She said that the police and…

Theresa May condemns ‘callous’ Manchester attack, full statement

23 May 2017 11:47

I have just chaired a meeting of the government’s emergency committee COBR, where we discussed the details of – and…