Sunday, 29 Nov 2020

Politics

Boris’s second wave warning: PM orders madness to end – ‘Stop taking liberties!’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Following chaotic scenes on beaches during this week’s heatwave, the Prime Minister pleased that people should not be “mingling too much” despite the easing of many lockdown restrictions next weekend. He also […]

Rare rebuke for Trump from US evangelical Christian leader

Evangelical leader Pat Robertson says ‘it isn’t cool’ for Trump to berate governors over unrest after Floyd’s death. Pat Robertson, an influential Christian leader in the United States, has rebuked President Donald Trump for his threats to call in the US military against civilians and his hardline stance against the recent protests over the killing of […]

Sturgeon could raise taxes to avoid financial ruin as leader pleas Boris for new powers

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Nicola Sturgeon’s Scottish Finance Secretary Kate Forbes said she hasn’t ruled out that she may have to consider tax rises in Scotland. It comes after Ms Forbes wrote to Stephen Barclay, Chief […]

Rebecca Long Bailey replacement: Who will replace Long Bailey? The two lead candidates

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Rebecca Long-Bailey was a member of Sir Keir Starmer’s frontbench for less than three months before she was fired from her position as Shadow Education Secretary. Mrs Long-Bailey had competed against Sir […]

Labour row brews as left-wing MPs demand Keir Starmer reinstate Rebecca Long-Bailey

Left-wing Labour MPs have urged Sir Keir Starmer to reinstate a sacked frontbencher who shared an alleged “antisemitic conspiracy theory” article. The Socialist Campaign Group said Rebecca Long-Bailey should not have been dropped as shadow education secretary. After a meeting with Sir Keir on Friday, they said “significant disagreement remains on this point” – signalling the […]