Taki

The Spectator summer party, in pictures

6 July 2016 23:30

In recent weeks, Westminster politicians have found themselves compared to the characters of House of Cards and Game of Thrones over their post-referendum antics.…

What really happened on the Spectator cruise

11 September 2015 14:56

Ok, so first things first. Jeremy Clarke didn’t fall overboard after all. He did, though, dance all night every night…

Taki on Jeffrey Bernard – ‘Never a nice word about me’

15 August 2015 14:30

Some years ago, Taki and Jeffrey Bernard each wrote the other’s obituary. When Jeffrey died on 4 September 1997, The…

Toby Young and Taki reveal their strangest date

10 December 2014 13:22

Toby YoungStatus anxiety columnist About 15 years ago, when I was single and living in New York, I acquired what…

The idiot economy – behind the ‘dark web’ cyber-crime busts

10 November 2014 18:59

Spectator Money is out, with ideas on how to make it, spend it and even how to be seen spending it. Freddy Gray looks…

If Brooks Newmark didn’t want these photos leaked, why did he email them?

12 October 2014 15:16

So it now seems pretty clear to me that we can no longer send women photographs of our genitals without…

How I became editor of The Spectator (aged 27)

23 March 2014 17:44

Thirty years ago this weekend, I became editor of The Spectator. In the same month, the miners’ strike began, Anthony…

Charles Saatchi’s letter to Taki – I’m a cage fighter. Still want to insult me?

22 January 2014 7:44

We’re putting the new Spectator to press this morning, and we have an interesting reader’s letter from Charles Saatchi. It’s…

Another dodgy deal with Gaddafi

9 October 2013 17:40

No, not Tony Blair in a big tent in the desert, but our man Taki in the Big Apple. In…

A small world away in Gstaad

18 December 2012 10:52

In the latest Spectator Life, our very own Taki told us: ‘I learned long ago that the harder it is to…

Taki competes for Lindsay Lohan’s affections

5 November 2012 12:55

T’was not in another lifetime, but in New York last week that our very own Taki became rather smitten with…