By Herman Cuthbertson

Conservatives win Iranian election

Iran’s hardliners have been returned to the Consultative Assembly with a majority, amidst the lowest turnout in the Islamic Republic’s history. The result has clear implications for the future, but also raises some intriguing questions.

Conservatives and Brexit – what can we expect on the world stage?

If the Conservatives win tomorrow, it will be Brexit by January. Surely the question of Britain’s position in the world will hardly ever have been more salient? Yet little has been said about international affairs in this election. Herman Cuthbertson looks at the Conservative manifesto to see if it can offer any insights.