The Martin McGuinness I knew: Tony Blair, Bertie Ahern, Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley Jr

Martin McGuinness – the former IRA leader turned peacemaker – has died aged 66. We asked Jonathan Powell, Tony Blair’s former chief of staff, to look back on his life. Newsnight is the BBC’s flagship […]

Emily Thornberry: Labour needs to be ‘more disciplined’ – BBC Newsnight

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry says the Labour Party needs to stop getting bogged down in “personality politics” and infighting. Speaking to Evan Davis, she said the party needs to be “more disciplined” and must […]

George Osborne’s new job as Evening Standard editor: DEBATE – BBC Newsnight

Rachel Johnson and Simon Jenkins discuss George Osborne’s new position as editor of the London Evening Standard and the line between journalism and politics. Newsnight is the BBC’s flagship news and current affairs TV programme […]

Chuck Berry: ‘The first great poet laureate of rock ‘n’ roll’ (2006) – Newsnight Archives

Chuck Berry, the influential guitarist, singer and songwriter, died on Saturday. In 2006, BBC Newsnight’s Stephen Smith travelled to his birthplace in St Louis, Missouri. More from Newsnight archives here: Newsnight is the BBC’s flagship […]

Dutch election: Will populism win or lose in the Netherlands? – BBC Newsnight

Will the Dutch general election be the latest uprising led by the forces of populism, or the first recent sign of resistance to them? Newsnight’s Gabriel Gatehouse reports from The Hague. Newsnight is the BBC’s […]