Will Netanyahu be forced to resign? A guide to the investigation

Will Netanyahu be forced to resign? A guide to the investigation

What is Netanyahu suspected of? Is Israel heading toward elections? Who could possibly replace him as prime minister? As the investigation unfolds, here is a look at what may follow. In what feels like a terrible case of deja vu, Israelis began their new year watching a police convoy enter the home of Prime Minister […]

Scandal in Seoul: South Korean President Park offers to resign (part 1)

Scandal in Seoul: South Korean President Park offers to resign (part 1)

The blurring of lines between business and politics can grab headlines in Zuma’s South Africa or Trump’s America, but look to South Korea for a corruption scandal with a religious sect at the heart of it all. After weeks of mass protests, President Park Geun-hye has offered parliament the chance to let her resign over […]

‘All political lives end in failure’: Insider account reveals David Cameron’s rueful words as he realised the EU referendum was lost and he had to resign as PM

‘All political lives end in failure’: Insider account reveals David Cameron’s rueful words as he realised the EU referendum was lost and he had to resign as PM

David Cameron declared ruefully that ‘all political lives end in failure’ as he realised he had lost the EU referendum, according to an insider account. The Prime Minister’s biographer Anthony Seldon has given a fascinating insight into the dramatic developments inside Downing Street as the results flowed in last week. The academic describes how the […]