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Rogue Johnson prorogues after curtailing freedoms under veil of sleaze

A raft of legislation curtailing the rights of UK citizens sailed through parliament last week on the will of a…

Joe Cahal

Scandal hit parliament needs urgent, radical reform says Speaker Hoyle

Commons speaker Sir Lyndsay Hoyle has called for “radical” reform of parliament’s working practices following a series of scandals capped…

Joe Cahal

Police raid home of Tory peer over £203m PPE Medpro fraud probe

Police have raided the home of a Tory peer as part of an investigation into government contracts worth £203 million…

Political Fiber

Stop and search: Williams saga highlights ethnic disparity once again

Five officers who handcuffed Team GB's Bianca Williams and her partner Ricardo Dos Santos in 2020 may be fired. The…

Anita Alig

Brexit ‘shock’ to UK-EU trade; Farage complains about Twitter, on Twitter

UK imports of goods from the EU fell 25% in the first year of the post-Brexit trade agreement as compared…

Joe Cahal

Women left suicidal by HRT shortage, says MP

The UK’s shortage of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is leaving women suicidal, the chair of the parliamentary group that specialises…

Political Fiber

56 MPs face sexual misconduct allegations, including 3 cabinet ministers

Three cabinet ministers are among 56 serving MPs who have been reported to a parliamentary watchdog over allegations of sexual…

Joe Cahal

Cooking oil rationing is ‘temporary measure’, say supermarkets; consumer confidence plummets

UK supermarkets are rationing cooking oil due to supply-chain problems caused by the war in Ukraine, the world’s biggest supplier…

Joe Cahal

Tories turn on PM as MPs agree to investigate ‘liar’ Boris Johnson

MPs have agreed to investigate Boris Johnson over whether he deliberately misled parliament over the ‘partygate’ scandal following another dramatic…

Joe Cahal

Nadhim Zahawi rejects calls to ban slapping in England

The Education Minister, Nadhim Zahawi, has dismissed last night's calls by England's Children's Commissioner to outlaw slapping and smacking, saying…

Anita Alig