Topic: Queen Elizabeth II
Conspiracy theories aside, argues Shakespearean scholar James Shapiro, Shakespeare really did write Shakespeare.
05/11/2010 12:21 pm
Ten winning books that offer insight – in different ways – into contemporary Britain.
05/07/2010 12:53 pm
An embattled yet experienced incumbent faces an untested but charismatic Conservative. Also in the mix is a surprise upstart contender.
05/06/2010 03:35 pm
Prime Minister Gordon Brown asked Queen Elizabeth to dissolve parliament today, setting the stage for a general election in Britain in which the rival Tories are the front-runners.
04/06/2010 12:03 pm
Robert Mugabe this week marks his 30th anniversary as president of Zimbabwe. Here's a list of the world's longest-serving leaders.
03/05/2010 08:48 am
In a statement Tuesday, Latin American leaders back Argentina view that British oil drilling off the Falkland Islands is a violation of its sovereignty.
02/24/2010 01:02 pm
The US and other NATO allies worry that the French sale of a $750 million Mistral warship to Russia will set an arms-trading precedent. But analysts say the ship does not yet represent the transfer of cutting-edge technology to Russia.
02/11/2010 09:35 am
The country Elizabeth II once knew exists no more, says a historian.
02/01/2010 05:30 am
Hillary Rodham Clinton edged out Sarah Palin as most admired woman in this year's Gallup poll. But Palin won handily among Republicans, and she tied Clinton among Independents.
12/30/2009 02:59 pm