Prof Sir Ian Brownlie CBE QC

I was very sorry to hear of the death of Sir Ian Brownlie, one of the world’s most distinguished international lawyers and my former tutor at Wadham. I understand he died in a road accident in Cairo while travelling with members of his family.

An autumn note

“For many, the end of this uneasy year cannot come quickly enough”

An ordinary killing

Ian Cobain’s book uses the killing of Millar McAllister to paint a meticulous portrait of the Troubles

Greater—not wiser

John Mullan elucidates the genius of Charles Dickens