Latest News

Boris Johnson uses Trump's 'Rocket Man' speech to highlight North Korea threat 09/21/2017 - 00:40
'The world faces a catastrophe that it hasn't seen before, that is a rogue nation being able to use an ICBM equipped with a thermonuclear hydrogen warhead,' Foreign Secretary says
Dangerous cycling law review after death crash 09/20/2017 - 23:33
Dangerous driving laws could be extended to cycling after crashes which killed pedestrians.
Urgent review will look at introducing new road laws for cyclists 09/20/2017 - 23:30

Announcement by transport minister Jesse Norman follows jailing of cyclist Charlie Alliston over death of Kim Briggs

The government is to hold an urgent review examining whether there should be new road laws covering cyclists following the death of a pedestrian in London who was killed...

UK threatens to withhold United Nations funding 09/20/2017 - 23:29
Up to 30% of the core funding will depend on the organisation being more efficient and transparent.
Theresa May United Nations Speech: Empty threats to an empty room 09/20/2017 - 23:29
Only one person turned up to hear the Prime Minister's speech at the home of world peace - the chap with whom she is fighting a civil war
Theresa's speech to the UN proved that it's not only a British audience the Maybot can lose | John Crace 09/20/2017 - 22:35

Gentle threats over UN funding, a warning to North Korea and a swipe at Syria – PM goes through motions as delegates doze off

Under normal circumstances, a speech to the United Nations general assembly would be a big deal. But with the week that Theresa May has just had, involving...

Brexit: Theresa May take swipe at Michel Barnier by insisting national leaders will decide on deal 09/20/2017 - 22:22
'The decision will always be one that will be taken by the leaders' prime minister says
Theresa May: UK will withhold funding from UN unless it reforms 09/20/2017 - 22:11
Addressing the UN General Assembly, Prime Minister Theresa May says the UK will withhold millions in funding unless the UN achieves "sufficient results".
Nicola Sturgeon admits she does not know when second Scottish independence referendum will take place 09/20/2017 - 21:58
'I'm saying, OK, people are not ready to decide we will do that,' First Minister says
EU fears Theresa May 'will not be able to uphold Brexit pledges' 09/20/2017 - 21:48

Exclusive: Keir Starmer says Brussels has ‘high expectations’ for PM’s speech but she must face down Boris Johnson’s ‘fantasy Brexit’ and adopt a real position

Brussels fears an enfeebled Theresa May will not be able to stand by any pledges she makes in this week’s major...