William Hague

Is it time to aid Turkey’s protestors?

3 June 2013 10:51

Is it now time for William Hague to send money, and possibly arms, to the rebels now participating in what…

Why William Hague’s ‘red card’ plan won’t work

1 June 2013 11:54

Alas, now we know William Hague has joined the list – and it’s a long list – of British government…

William Hague’s EU red card plan could reassure renegotiation sceptics

31 May 2013 16:54

The Conservatives know that the best way of detracting from the binary In/Out? debate about Europe in the Westminster bubble…

William Hague led this afternoon's Commons debate on Europe. Picture: Getty

Does William Hague know what he is doing with Syria?

31 May 2013 11:16

A week or so after the murder of a British soldier by two psychopathic savages in Woolwich, the Foreign Secretary…

William Hague tries to reassure on ‘naive’ Syria arms plan

28 May 2013 20:35

Should the UK arm the Syrian rebels? William Hague thinks so, but it turns out neither his MPs nor the…

William Hague: Case for changing arms embargo on Syria ‘compelling’

20 May 2013 16:38

William Hague set out the government’s latest thinking on the horror in Syria to MPs in the Commons today. He…

Vladimir Putin meets the Munchkins

16 April 2013 11:08

Late on Friday my editor at the Observer called and asked me to dash off a few words on what…

William Hague works on the government’s women problem

28 March 2013 18:18

It beat the baseball cap. William Hague’s trip to the DRC and Rwanda created several wonderful photo opportunities with no…

William Hague’s beery legacy

5 March 2013 13:50

Po-faced Labour MP Grahame Morris has been crying into his bitter this morning at young Tories up at York University…

William Hague giving evidence to the Foreign Affairs Select Committee today.

Hague stays vague on EU renegotiation details

6 February 2013 17:20

William Hague stayed remarkably jovial throughout his two-hour appearance before the Foreign Affairs Select Committee today, chuckling happily away even…

William Hague led this afternoon's Commons debate on Europe. Picture: Getty

William Hague: Somalia, Pakistan and Afghanistan is where the threat to the British homeland is coming from

3 February 2013 12:29

On the Sunday Politics, William Hague confirmed that the greatest terrorist threat to the British homeland come from Somalia, Pakistan…

No-go Britain

31 January 2013 11:47

In 2008 one of Britain’s best and most courageous men, Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali, said that there were parts of Britain…

William Hague led this afternoon's Commons debate on Europe. Picture: Getty

William Hague goads Labour on Europe

30 January 2013 17:49

What a lot of fun William Hague had this afternoon in the Commons as he opened a debate tabled by…

The Americans accuse the French of being too ambitious in Mali as British involvement grows

26 January 2013 12:16

It might have been pushed down the news agenda this week by David Cameron’s Europe speech and the bad economic…

David Cameron marries a Rothschild

25 January 2013 9:26

In the Jewish joke a matchmaker calls on a poor tailor living in a Tsarist shtetl in the middle of…

There is nothing new about Islamism in Africa

22 January 2013 13:12

The Algerian hostage crisis is over and the Prime Minister has warned that the focus of the al-Qaeda’s franchise has…

David Cameron speaking this morning.

David Cameron: Terrorism in North Africa requires global response

20 January 2013 10:22

In his latest statement on the Algerian hostage crisis this morning, the Prime Minister built on the interventionist language that…

Lord Ashcroft’s friendly advice for Lynton Crosby

20 November 2012 13:07

‘Passive Aggressiveness – a personality trait or disorder marked by a pervasive pattern of negative attitudes and passive, usually disavowed,…

Conservative conference: the Tory attack on Labour

7 October 2012 17:58

If the next election is simply a referendum on the government’s performance, I doubt that the Tories will win. But…

William Hague addressed the Conservative party conference this afternoon. Picture: Getty.

Conservative conference: William Hague doesn’t want a minimalist Europe

7 October 2012 17:18

When it came to the passage in his speech on Europe, William Hague was clearly building up to a crescendo.…