MPs ‘touched up’ and bullied House of Commons clerks, says Chris Bryant

Chris Bryant has claimed that House of Commons clerks were bullied and “touched up” by MPs. The Labour MP has also doubled down on his assertion that MPs were physically manhandled in the division lobbies during a controversial vote on fracking the night before Liz Truss resigned as prime minister. And he told House magazine … Read more

Boris Johnson launches appeal for medical supplies for Ukraine

Boris Johnson has launched a Christmas appeal for medical supplies for hospitals in Ukraine. The former prime minister warned that without donations, hospitals in the war-torn country face running out of vital items such as bandages and defibrillators within weeks. He has teamed up with Circle Health, the UK’s largest hospital group, which has delivered … Read more

U.S. politics and the impact on Ukraine

U.S. politics and the impact on Ukraine – CBS News Watch CBS News Holly Williams spoke with former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who told her that Ukraine is “fighting for western world.” Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link

Boris Johnson and Liz Truss in planning rebellion challenge to Rishi Sunak

The latest rebellion looks set to be even more serious – not only because it has attracted the support of two former prime ministers, but because it is considered more likely that Labour would back measures to promote onshore wind. By Thursday night, a total of 18 Conservative MPs had signed the amendment. It demands … Read more

Liz Truss ‘painted over’ Boris Johnson’s £840-a-roll No 10 gold wallpaper, says Jeremy Hunt

Jeremy Hunt quipped that Liz Truss “painted over” Boris Johnson’s disputed Downing Street wallpaper as he used an acceptance speech to joke about both former prime ministers. The Chancellor said he and his family “wanted to see the wallpaper” at Number 11 before moving into their new flat this weekend. Mr Johnson and his wife … Read more

Nigel Farage says ‘Tories deserve to be wiped out’ as migration hits record high – live updates

Nigel Farage said the Conservative Party deserves to be “wiped out” after net migration to the UK hit a new record high of 504,000.  The number for the 12 months to June this year was revealed by the Office for National Statistics this morning and it is 170,000 more than the previous post-war record of … Read more

Just Stop Oil should be a proscribed terror group like Islamic State and National Action, says MP

A Conservative former minister has called for the Prime Minister to consider making Just Stop Oil a “proscribed organisation” as he argued “these people are not protesters, they are criminals”. Gareth Johnson, a former lawyer and justice minister, criticised the environmental activist group for blocking the Dartford Crossing in his constituency last month and “causing … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon cannot hold Indyref2 without UK permission, Supreme Court rules

Nicola Sturgeon’s plan to stage her own independence referendum next year has been killed off after the UK’s highest court ruled she did not have the legal power. The Supreme Court said the First Minister’s draft Referendum Bill would go beyond the powers devolved to Holyrood as the Union and the sovereignty of the UK … Read more