Tag Archives: Hillary Clinton

US Politics Digest: Cliff talks reach standstill; Rice quits race to replace Hillary; and more

The latest US politics news – including the fiscal cliff talks reaching a standstill and Susan Rice pulling out of the race to replace Hillary Clinton.

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US Politics Digest: Republicans cracking over tax deal; Tea Party icon quits; and more

The latest US politics news – including cracks in the GOP over the tax deal and a Tea Party icon quitting Congress.

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US Politics Digest: Obama campaigns on fiscal cliff, Hillary successor trouble and more

The latest US politics news – including President Barack Obama campaigning on the the fiscal cliff and trouble for Hillary Clinton’s potential successor.

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Realpolitik alive and well under the Obama administration

There is no doubt that Bahrain is a less likely place for the popular unrest sweeping the Middle East to settle, over and above more traditionally volatile states in the region.

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MoD agrees to 8% cut as Army chief and Clinton voice concerns

The Ministry of Defence has agreed to cuts of around 8 per cent in the department’s £37bn annual budget. Frank Spring looks at the likely impact of the cuts.

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UUP oppose policing and justice moves

On Friday, the UUP announced that it could not support the proposals as they stood, although a meeting of its executive this evening will take a final decision.

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