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Lib Dem election failure was Corbyn’s fault, says acting leader

19/01/2020 • 18:37 Politics The Guardian  

Ed Davey claims ‘toxicity’ of Labour leader was reason for his own party’s poor showing The acting Liberal Democrat leader, Ed Davey, has claimed the …

Military drone strikes becoming 'normalised' says report

19/01/2020 • 18:31 Politics The Guardian  

Pressure group Drone Wars says UK and US has developed an ‘easy narrative’ for killings Targeted assassinations via drone strikes, such as the …

Britt Ekland says #MeToo has made being a man 'very hard' as behaviour that was once laughed off will now get you into 'serious trouble'

19/01/2020 • 18:30 Politics The Telegraph  

More than a third of girls say they have been sexually harassed at school, charity survey finds

19/01/2020 • 18:30 Politics The Telegraph  

Bed shortages leave Sunderland patients to sleep overnight in A&E

19/01/2020 • 18:25 Politics The Guardian  

Sunderland Royal hospital running out of beds despite having added 50 for this winter Patients have had to sleep overnight in the A&E unit of one of …

The Guardian view on Ireland’s election: a contest with consequences | Editorial

19/01/2020 • 18:25 Politics The Guardian  

The start of the American presidential race next month may seem more alluring. But the Irish general election is of more immediate importance for …

Hustings are a bad way to decide who would make a good Labour leader | Jess Phillips

19/01/2020 • 18:00 Politics The Guardian  

Leadership isn’t a question of delivering the right 40-second soundbite – it should mean making a tangible difference • Jess Phillips vows to stop …

Labour leadership: Jess Phillips vows to stop acting 'statesmanlike'

19/01/2020 • 18:00 Politics The Guardian  

Outspoken candidate concedes she ‘stopped being real’ in Saturday hustings Hustings are a bad way to decide who would make a good Labour leader The …

No change in UK's stance on Salisbury attack, PM tells Putin

19/01/2020 • 17:54 Politics The Guardian  

Boris Johnson says during talks in Berlin there will be no normalisation of UK-Russia ties Boris Johnson has told Vladimir Putin there will be no …

Two charged with murder after body found in drain

19/01/2020 • 16:40 Politics The Independent  

Police said victim Marcin Stolarek, 46, had suffered a 'sustained …

Manhunt launched after 10-year-old boy in front of his mother

19/01/2020 • 16:37 Politics The Independent  

Residents report living in 'fear' following attack with some scared to open their front …

Jewellery thief jailed after smashing car into shop with customers inside

19/01/2020 • 16:28 Politics The Independent  

Ben Wegener sentenced to 10 years behind bars for dangerous driving following incident in …

The left can’t sit out the ‘culture wars’. It must learn to fight them better | Nesrine Malik

19/01/2020 • 15:56 Politics The Guardian  

There is pressure on progressives to rise above it all. But that’s a losing strategy, as Brexit showed In an essay entitled Historically Correct, the …

With Brexit imminent, what are the chances of a UK trade deal with China? | Rana Mitter

19/01/2020 • 14:44 Politics The Guardian  

Trump has shown compromise with Beijing is possible but Britain has to dance between US, EU and Chinese demands Last week, Donald Trump and Liu He, …

Stalking ban to stop offenders contacting or approaching victims

19/01/2020 • 14:39 Politics The Independent  

Offenders risk being jailed for five years if they breach new …

'It's just not going to happen': Boris Johnson accused of making impossible pledge for climate crisis summit

19/01/2020 • 14:32 Politics The Independent  

Exclusive: Prime minister's boast that Glasgow talks can deliver 'enforceable limits' on CO2 emissions prompts astonishment and criticism of a lack of …

The Westminster lobby system is at the heart of a press freedom fight | Jane Martinson

19/01/2020 • 14:00 Politics The Guardian  

Government changes to the twice-daily briefings are straight out of a dangerous US playbook Lobby is not the best word to associate with journalism. …

Treat coastal erosion as natural catastrophe, UK ministers urged

19/01/2020 • 13:49 Politics The Guardian  

East Yorkshire councillors bemoan lack of national guidance and funding Ministers have been urged to step in to help families whose homes are at …

Labour antisemitism row: Corbyn under fire over Karie Murphy peerage nomination

19/01/2020 • 11:41 Politics The Guardian  

Party leader criticised over nomination amid investigation by Equality and Human Rights Commission Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised for nominating …

Jess Phillips says it would be 'embarrassing' for a man to win Labour leadership and suggests Sir Keir Starmer should quit contest

19/01/2020 • 10:45 Politics The Independent  

Men should sometimes 'pass the mic' if they truly believe in gender equality, says …