Emily Maitlis

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Boris Johnson speaks during a Conservative Leadership televised debate hosted by  Emily Maitlis for the BBC. Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC via Getty Images

Nobody trusts politicians; least of all politicians. In Our Next Prime Minister (BBC One, Tuesday, 8pm), a quick, jagged hour of polite posturing and (...)

Nick Watt on BBC’s Newsnight programme on Thursday night

It is perhaps one of the most succinct and honest pieces of Brexit analysis produced since the UK’s vote to leave the European Union in June 2016. On(...)

 Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis: “It has affected my ability to do my work – I am constantly thinking of where I am being sent and whether he will be attempting to track me down.” Photograph:  Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis has criticised the criminal justice system for letting a former university friend continue his 20-year campaign of h(...)

Anthony Scaramucci at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, last Thursday. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

US president Donald Trump’s now former communications director sparked controversy with his talk of backstabbing in Washington DC and use of colourful(...)

Six-One: Bryan Dobson and Sharon Ní Bheoláin present the RTÉ  news bulletin, but, in a pattern that repeats itself across the Irish media, Dobson is paid significantly more

In the immediate reaction to the BBC’s depressing and brand-damaging gender pay gap, a message from the Woman’s Hour presenter Jane Garvey to her empl(...)

Britain’s Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom arrives for  a cabinet meeting at No 10 Downing Street in  London on June 20th, 2017. File photograph: Niklas Halle’n/AFP/Getty Images

Prominent Brexit campaigner Andrea Leadsom, a leading member of the British government, appeared to scold a BBC presenter for showing a lack of patrio(...)

US president-elect Donald Trump speaks at his election night rally in Manhattan. Patrick Freyne takes us through the unthinkable as it happened. Photograph: Reuters

Who is the 45th president of America? Who is this era’s Zachary Taylor or Millard Fillmore or, to bring it up to date, Immortan Joe? Who has won Amer(...)