Topic: Denis Macshane
Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's brokering of the Iran nuclear fuel swap deal appears to show that mid-level players can have a say in the biggest issues of the day. But if the deal ultimately fails, it could come at a cost to his prestige.
France's first couple breeze past centuries of British-French antagonism on two-day state visit.
Who would foreigners like to see at the helm of the world's superpower – a Republican or Democrat?