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Whistleblowers to take legal action against Labour Party

Two former Labour officials who criticised the party's handling of cases of alleged antisemitism are planning to take legal action against the party....

Whistleblowers to take legal action against Labour Party

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Labour antisemitism: 30 whistleblowers to give evidence to EHRC Jewish Labour Movement to submit detailed statements to equalities watchdogMore than 30 whistleblowers including current Labour members of staff will submit evidence to the equalities watchdog about a...
18:00 2019-07-11

Senior Labour figures call for Corbyn to apologise to whistleblowers Jeremy Corbyn is facing a revolt from senior Labour figures calling on him to apologise for the party's response to an investigation into its antisemitism problem....
19:01 2019-07-15

Labour body to back Panorama anti-Semitism whistleblowers Whistleblowers who spoke to the BBC Panorama programme about anti-Semitism in the Labour Party will be given support by the body representing hundreds of MPs and peers....
18:17 2019-07-16

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12:00 2019-09-11

Labour's warnings to whistleblowers 'scandalous', says ex-Lord Chancellor Labour's legal crackdown on party whistleblowers appearing in a documentary on anti-Semitism was described today as "scandalous" by former Lord Chancellor Lord Falconer....
13:00 2019-07-08

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21:17 2019-07-24

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02:17 2019-09-22

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13:34 2019-06-12

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10:00 2019-08-31

Pakistani PM threatens legal action against tax evaders ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s prime minister says tax evaders who fail to declare their wealth and pay taxes will face legal action. Imran Khan delivered his message in a televised speech on Monda...
11:51 2019-06-10

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15:17 2019-05-21

Ryanair takes legal action against outgoing COO Bellew Ryanair has launched legal proceedings against its outgoing Chief Operations Officer (COO) Peter Bellew, whom low cost rival easyJet announced last month it had poached, Irish court filings showed....
18:00 2019-08-08

The Latest: Business group may take legal action vs tariffs WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Trump’s decision to impose tariffs on all Mexican imports (all times local): 1:20 p.m. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce says it’s looking into possibl...
21:17 2019-05-31

EU commission urges legal action against Italy over debt BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission is recommending that legal action be taken against the Italy because it failed to respect EU debt rules last year and looks like doing so in coming years, too. ...
15:01 2019-06-05

UK's Labour Party spars with BBC over charges of anti-Semitism British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn's office interfered in independent party discipline processes aimed at rooting out anti-Semitism, the BBC said on Wednesday, a claim that the Labour Party sharp...
07:34 2019-07-11

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12:00 2019-09-22

UK Brexit party scores big as Conservatives, Labour falter Veteran politician Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party scored big gains in European elections, with his party and several anti-Brexit parties dooming the governing Conservative Party and opposition Labour...
13:51 2019-05-27

Britain’s Labour Party to do ‘everything necessary’ to stop no-deal Brexit LONDON – Britain’s main opposition Labour Party will do everything possible to stop a no-deal Brexit after parliament returns on Tuesday, its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Monday. Lawmakers o...
01:34 2019-09-02

"Labour Party Has Become Anti-Indian": British MP On Kashmir Amid a social media clash between British parliamentarians on India's decision to scrap the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, a Conservative lawmaker has stressed that the constitutional changes .....
11:34 2019-08-14

Labour MP says party will not agree to an election before the Brexit deadline British Shadow Justice Minister Yasmin Qureshi claimed Prime Minister Boris Johnson was counting down the time so that he could take the U.K. out of the EU without a deal....
09:00 2019-09-04

The party will decide our Brexit position, says UK Labour's Corbyn British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday his party would guide him on how to campaign in a second Brexit referendum, pledging to offer voters a choice between staying in the Europ...
16:34 2019-09-22

Renault, Nissan urge legal action against for Ghosn expenses PARIS (AP) — Renault says an internal audit with partner Nissan found 11 million euros in questionable expenses at their Dutch-based holding linked to ousted chief Carlos Ghosn. In a statement Tuesday...
02:17 2019-06-05

Hungarian scientists mull legal action over government controls The head of Hungary's oldest scientific institute said it was considering taking legal action to challenge government moves to take more control over research work and budgets....
16:51 2019-06-12

Bahrain says following opposition social media could result in legal action Bahrain, a U.S. ally that hosts the Navy's Fifth Fleet, has warned citizens and residents that following anti-government social media accounts could result in legal action, hardening a government camp...
21:34 2019-06-02

Sportsman who bit head off live chicken faces legal action Animal rights activists say video of Basque pelota player Bixente Larralde is sickeningAnimal rights campaigners say they will sue a sporting champion for animal cruelty after he was filmed biting the...
17:00 2019-08-12

Man considering legal action after Starbucks employee labels drink 'Isis' Niquel Johnson said when he ordered at a Philadelphia store he gave his Islamic name, AzizA Philadelphia man has said he is considering legal action against Starbucks after an employee asked for his n...
05:00 2019-09-02

Bahrain Says Following Opposition Social Media Could Lead To Legal Action Bahrain, a U.S. ally that hosts the Navy's Fifth Fleet, has warned citizens and residents that following anti-government social media accounts could result in legal action, hardening a government......
01:34 2019-06-03

Renault, Nissan urge legal action against Ghosn for expenses PARIS (AP) — Renault says an internal audit with partner Nissan found 11 million euros in questionable expenses at their Dutch-based holding allegedly linked to ousted chief Carlos Ghosn. In a stateme...
07:51 2019-06-05

Pilots can go ahead with strike action after BA loses legal battle British Airways customers are still facing the prospect of disruption to summer holidays after the airline failed in a legal bid to block strikes by pilots....
19:00 2019-07-31

EU asks Italy to better explain debt or face legal action BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe’s economy commissioner is urging Italy to quickly provide any new information it might have to explain its high debt levels and or face the prospect of imminent legal acti...
13:34 2019-06-12

UK campaigners threaten legal action over dropped rape cases Women's rights campaigners said on Monday they would take legal action against prosecutors, accusing them of secretly pushing through changes that had led to a sharp decline in rape cases going to cou...
17:00 2019-06-10

Ukraine has taken no legal action against Burisma people so far: prosecutor's office Ukraine's top prosecutor's office said on Friday that no legal action has been taken so far against people linked to the gas company Burisma, where former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's son served on...
14:34 2019-10-04

WhatsApp Threatens Legal Action Against Entities Abusing Its Platform WhatsApp has threatened legal action against those who publicly claim the ability to abuse its messaging platform, after the emergence of a raft of companies advertising products to bypass usage......
21:00 2019-06-11

U.K. lawmakers prepare legal action to enforce Brexit delay An opposition bill which would force Johnson to ask the European Union for an extension to Britain's departure to avoid an Oct. 31 exit without a transition deal was approved by parliament's appointed...
20:00 2019-09-07

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22:51 2019-10-11

Mexico vows to take legal action against U.S. after deadly El Paso shooting Mexico on Sunday threatened to take legal action against the United States for failing to protect its citizens after this weekend’s mass shooting in the border city of El Paso. Of the 20 people ...
09:51 2019-08-05

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21:34 2019-09-12

Israel Folau launches legal action over rugby sacking Australian rugby international Israel Folau is seeking "substantial remedies" after being sacked for a social media post saying "hell awaits" gay people....
10:00 2019-06-06

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13:17 2019-06-21

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11:01 2019-05-27

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19:17 2019-09-19

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16:34 2019-07-09

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18:00 2019-09-04

Labour MP faces deselection as party members trigger contest A Labour backbencher says she is "disappointed" after a "small number" of party members triggered a contest which leaves her fighting for her political future....
02:00 2019-09-08

UK Labour Party deputy leader: We need Brexit referendum before election Britain needs to hold another referendum on leaving the European Union before any national election is held, Tom Watson, the deputy leader of the main opposition Labour Party, said on Wednesday....
12:00 2019-09-11

UK Labour Party lords condemn ‘toxic’ anti-Semtism More than 60 Labour Party members of Britain’s House of Lords have taken out a newspaper advertisement accusing leader Jeremy Corbyn of overseeing a “toxic culture” by allowing anti-Semitism to fester...
14:17 2019-07-17

UK Labour Party would get Brexit sorted in six months: draft statement A government run by Britain's main opposition Labour Party would secure a "sensible" deal to leave the European Union within three months and would hold a second referendum on the deal or staying in t...
14:51 2019-09-21

Brexit Party loses to Labour in tight Parliament race Britain's opposition Labour Party have held on to the parliamentary seat of Peterborough in eastern England in a tight by-election race, denying Nigel Farage's Brexit Party a first seat in Parliament....
09:34 2019-06-07

UK’s Labour Party, split on Brexit policy, eyes key votes Britain’s opposition Labour Party is expected to hold a series of votes at its party conference Monday to establish an unambiguous policy on whether it favors leaving the European Union...
16:34 2019-09-23

UK Labour Party to discuss Brexit tactics with rival parties Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet with other British political leaders next week to discuss tactics to prevent a no-deal Brexit, Corbyn's second-in-command John McDonnel...
10:34 2019-08-19

UK equalities body probes Labour Party over anti-Semitism LONDON (AP) — Britain’s human rights watchdog says it is investigating whether the country’s main opposition Labour Party is guilty of illegal anti-Semitism. The Equality and Human Rights ...
14:17 2019-05-28

'We're not enemies': Labour's student wing hits back in party row The head of Labour's student wing has hit out at a "ridiculous" move to abolish the organisation, telling Jeremy Corbyn: "We're not enemies, we're on the same side here."...
10:34 2019-09-23

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21:34 2019-09-01

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14:51 2019-10-10

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10:51 2019-06-12

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01:51 2019-10-11

Office worker launches UK's first police facial recognition legal action Ed Bridges, from Cardiff, says ‘intrusive’ technology is used on thousands of peopleAn office worker who believes his image was captured by facial recognition cameras when he popped out for a sandwich...
20:01 2019-05-21

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07:17 2019-08-05

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21:17 2019-10-11

Authorities Consider Taking Legal Action Against Facebook Over Storm Area 51 Event No one is sure what will happen later this week in Rachel, Nevada—the location of a planned Aliengate festival that evolved out of a viral Facebook event—but local authorities are already considering ...
21:17 2019-09-19

Motion to oust UK Labour Party deputy leader withdrawn: lawmaker A motion to abolish the position of deputy leader at Britain's main opposition Labour Party in a bid to oust Tom Watson, whose position on Brexit differs from leader Jeremy Corbyn, has been withdrawn,...
14:51 2019-09-21

Recall UK parliament to tackle Brexit crisis, opposition Labour Party says Britain's parliament needs to be recalled immediately to discuss Brexit, the opposition Labour Party's finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Monday, after leaked official documents forecast possibl...
12:00 2019-08-19

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14:17 2019-05-28

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23:51 2019-07-06

Britain's Labour Party Leader Warms to Referendum on Brexit Deal Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn, said Wednesday that any Brexit deal should be put to a referendum, the strongest signal yet that a major British political party is willing to ...
04:01 2019-05-30

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02:51 2019-09-21

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08:00 2019-06-07

UK Labour Party Pledge Billions To Support Electric Vehicle Industry The socialist-led Labour Party is using its annual conference in the English resort of Brighton to lay out plans to transform the British economy, promoting higher government spending and a large......
17:00 2019-09-24

British parliament must reconvene immediately for Brexit crisis, Labour Party says Britain's parliament needs to be recalled immediately to discuss Brexit, the opposition Labour Party's finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Monday, after leaked official documents forecast possibl...
10:34 2019-08-19

In upset, Dutch Labour party trumps populists in European vote The Labour party of European Commissioner Frans Timmermans on Thursday won a surprise victory in a Dutch election for European Parliament, an exit poll showed, easily beating a Eurosceptic challenger ...
00:00 2019-05-24

Brexit divisions threaten to plunge Labour party conference into chaos Senior shadow ministers publicly defy Jeremy Corbyn with calls for Labour to back remainJeremy Corbyn was struggling to contain an open revolt by some of his most senior shadow ministers, MPs and part...
02:17 2019-09-22

Mexican government vows legal action against US in response to El Paso mass shooting The Mexican government on Sunday threatened legal action against the United States for its response to Saturday's mass shooting at Walmart in El Paso, Texas that left 20 people dead, including six Mex...
10:34 2019-08-05

I-League Clubs Plan Legal Action After AIFF Increases Super Cup Fine All India Football Federation has increased the penalty on I-League clubs for their non-participation in the Super Cup from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 27.5 lakh...
22:00 2019-06-19

Taylor Swift Threatened Legal Action Against Microsoft Over Racist and Genocidal Chatbot Tay Taylor Swift tried to block Microsoft from using the moniker Tay to a chatbot that turned into a depraved racist troll vessel, according to a new book from Microsoft President Brad Smith.Read more......
22:34 2019-09-10

Trump administration expands deportation authority across US; ACLU promises legal action The change is the latest move in the administration's attempts to crack down on illegal immigration.        ...
05:00 2019-07-23

House delays legal action against Barr as Dems secure 'key' Mueller evidence House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said on Monday that he has decided to postpone legal action against the Justice Department for access to former special counsel Robert Mueller’s files.N...
21:34 2019-06-10

Rep. Jerry Nadler threatens legal action for Don McGahn’s testimony before House panel Rep. Jerrold Nadler on Tuesday vowed to hold President Trump accountable for stonewalling congressional investigations into his administration and threatened to go to court to compel former White Hous...
17:17 2019-05-21

Govt faces legal action over claims pregnancy drug 'damaged babies' Parents who say their babies were damaged by a pregnancy test drug have warned manufacturers and the government that they are preparing to take legal action....
21:00 2019-08-12

European Commission recommends legal action against Italy for failing to rein in debt BRUSSELS (AP) — European Commission recommends legal action against Italy for failing to rein in debt. The post European Commission recommends legal action against Italy for failing to rein in debt ap...
15:01 2019-06-05

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12:34 2019-09-23

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17:34 2019-08-21

Labour party wins Dutch vote in European election: exit poll The Netherlands' Labour party won most Dutch votes for the European Parliament on Thursday, according to an exit poll, a surprise result that gives a boost to European Commissioner Frans Timmermans, L...
00:00 2019-05-24

UK PM candidate Johnson: Labour Party leader Corbyn guilty of anti-Semitism The frontrunner to become Britain's next prime minister, Boris Johnson, said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, was guilty of anti-Semitism....
02:17 2019-07-16

Mary Honeyball quits Labour party in protest over Europe and anti-Semitism Jeremy Corbyn suffered a new blow today as one of London's longest serving MEPs quit the Labour Party in protest at the party's shift to the left under his leadership....
21:17 2019-05-24

Javid: Tories 'real party of labour' as he raises National Living Wage Chancellor Sajid Javid has declared the Tories are the "real party of labour" as he announced plans to raise the National Living Wage up to £10.50 per hour by 2024....
22:34 2019-09-30

Labour antisemitism: Corbyn aide wanted to influence party’s panel Jeremy Corbyn's top aide instructed party officials to compile a dossier setting out how Labour's highest disciplinary body could be challenged, leaked emails have revealed....
17:17 2019-07-19

Momentum boss wants to succeed Labour MP who quit party in anti-Semitism protest A leader of the Left-wing group Momentum today announced she wants to be a London MP and replace Enfield North's current member, who quit the Labour party over alleged anti-Semitism....
19:00 2019-09-11

Alastair Campbell booted out of Labour Party after voting for Lib Dems in European elections Tony Blair's former spin doctor Alastair Campbell has been expelled from the Labour Party after voting for the Liberal Democrats at the European elections....
14:17 2019-05-28

Paul Hollywood's ex claims she is going to take legal action against the Great British Bake Off star Paul Hollywood's ex-girlfriend has claimed she intends to "pursue legal proceedings" against the Great British Bake Off star over what she claims are "highly defamatory statements"....
04:00 2019-08-11

Top Democrat threatens legal action if intelligence chief doesn’t share whistleblower complaint The Post has reported that the complaint was prompted by President Trump’s interactions with a foreign leader. Trump has denied doing anything improper....
12:17 2019-09-20

Atletico say Barcelona owe extra €80m for Antoine Griezmann and threaten legal action against the Catalan club Atletico Madrid say Barcelona owe an extra €80million for Antoine Griezmann and vowed to take legal action after the French forward moved to the Catalan club for €120m on Friday....
21:01 2019-07-12

WhatsApp threatens legal action against advertisements for tools that bypass anti-spam restrictions WhatsApp has threatened legal action against those who claim the ability to abuse its messaging platform, to thwart attempts to bypass usage restrictions.Read More...
12:00 2019-06-12

Israel Folau starts legal action against Rugby Australia and the New South Wales Waratahs Israel Folau has formally begun legal proceedings against Rugby Australia and the New South Wales Waratahs following his dismissal for a code of conduct breach....
13:51 2019-08-01

#expelmetoo: Jeremy Corbyn and deputy at war over European elections purge of Labour party members Jeremy Corbyn was hit by a revolt led by his deputy today over the expulsion of Labour members who voted for rival parties in the European elections....
18:17 2019-05-29

U.K. Labour Party Members Take Out Newspaper Advert Accusing Leader of ‘Allowing Antisemitism to Grow’ More than 60 members of the UK Labour party have taken out a newspaper advert accusing their leader Jeremy Corbyn of failing to tackle anti-Semitism. The full page advert, published in the Guardian ne...
15:00 2019-07-17

Brexit news latest: Labour-affiliated unions agree party should back second vote Labour-affiliated union chiefs have agreed the party should support a second referendum on any Brexit deal as pressure mounts on Jeremy Corbyn to change tack....
02:00 2019-07-09

Expel Labour Party members automatically for clear anti-Semitism, says Sir Keir Starmer Labour members guilty of "clear cases" of anti-Semitic behaviour should automatically be thrown out of the party, a shadow cabinet minister urged today....
17:17 2019-07-10

Chemical companies at centre of Guardian's Cancer Town series face state legal action Exclusive: Louisiana agency moves to sue companies associated with neoprene plant over alleged Clean Air Act violationsLouisiana’s environment agency has moved to sue the two chemical companies associ...
22:34 2019-06-12

UK's worst-case no-deal Brexit plan confirms scenario's 'severe risks': Labour Party The worst-case Brexit plan published by the UK government on Wednesday has confirmed the "severe risks" of a no-deal Brexit scenario, the Brexit spokesman of Britain's main opposition Labour Party sai...
04:34 2019-09-12

UK Labour leader slams Trump's attacks on 'squad', one day after being criticized for party's lingering anti-Semitism Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and his fellow British lawmakers slammed President Trump over his “racism” after he attacked four freshmen congresswomen just a day after Corbyn was accused by his ow...
20:17 2019-07-18

Former Labour home secretary also admits to voting Lib Dem and calls for Alastair Campbell's reinstatement to party A former Labour home secretary has admitted he also voted for the Liberal Democrats, and called on the party to reinstate the membership of Alastair Campbell....
00:00 2019-05-29

Chris Williamson: Labour at centre of fresh storm after MP is re-admitted into Party after suspension over anti-Semitism comments Labour is at the centre of a fresh storm over its handling of anti-Semitism allegations after Chris Williamson's suspension from the Party was lifted....
18:34 2019-06-27

‘My Deepest Fear Is History Repeating Itself.’ Prince Harry Announces Legal Action Against Tabloid Over Meghan Markle Coverage Prince Harry announced legal action against a British tabloid over what he called a “ruthless campaign” in an emotional announcement released Tuesday that also invoked the death of his mot...
03:34 2019-10-02

#DeniedMyVote: Campaigners explore legal action against government after EU citizens complain of being turned away from polling stations in European elections Campaign groups are exploring legal action against the government after EU citizens complained of being turned away from polling stations in the European elections....
03:34 2019-05-26

#expelmetoo: Furious members who voted against Labour in European elections dare party to kick them out after Alastair Campbell's expulsion Furious Labour members have dared the party to kick them out after Alastair Campbell was expelled for voting for the Liberal Democrats in the European elections....
10:34 2019-05-29

Israel Folau launches legal action against Rugby Australia over 'unlawful' sacking Israel Folau has launched legal action against Rugby Australia after his contract was terminated following a social media post in which he said "hell awaits" homosexuals....
15:51 2019-06-06

Missouri to be only U.S. state with no legal abortion provider after state action Missouri is poised this week to become the only U.S. state without access to legal abortions as health officials refuse to renew its last clinic's license to perform the procedure, women's health serv...
22:34 2019-05-28

Tom Watson calls anti-Semitism a 'sickness' in the Labour party Labour deputy leader Tom Watson has described anti-Semitism as a growing "sickness" in the party, amid fresh complaints following an explosive episode of Panorama....
12:51 2019-07-11

'Brexit Party' supporters tell British-Asian Labour MEP to go home during acceptance speech A newly-re-elected Labour MEP of British-Asian Sikh heritage was heckled by people telling her to "go home" during her acceptance speech in the West Midlands....
18:00 2019-05-27

Brexit Party Euro election results: Nigel Farage eyes general election as Tories and Labour slump - Brexit Party has 28 MEPs, with 32 per cent of the vote and largest party in 9 regions - Tories slump to fifth with just 3 MEPs, down from 15 - Lib Dems top polls in London with 15 MEPs - Labour have...
13:51 2019-05-27

Calgary students join worldwide strike for climate action with Green Party leader Over 300 people took part in the Global Climate Strike held in Calgary on Friday at City Hall Municipal Plaza, including Green Party Leader Elizabeth May....
01:51 2019-09-21

Family of Ethiopian Airlines crash victim Joanna Toole launch legal action against Boeing after 'catalogue of serious failures' The family of a UN worker killed in the Ethiopian Airlines' Flight 302 crash are taking legal action against Boeing in the US, claiming there was a "catalogue of serious failures"....
17:17 2019-07-01

Labour Party backlash after Peterborough by-election winner Lisa Forbes liked 'anti-Semitic' posts online Labour MP Lisa Forbes, who won the Peterborough by-election on Thursday, is facing a backlash from within the Labour Party after it emerged she had liked Facebook posts that were accused of being anti...
17:00 2019-06-07

Pete Willsman suspended from Labour Party after Jeremy Corbyn ally 'blames Israeli embassy for anti-semitism row' One of Jeremy Corbyn's allies was suspended from the Labour Party today for allegedly claiming that Israeli "agents" were whipping up allegations about anti-Semitism in the party....
13:00 2019-05-31

U.S. Labour Judge Rules That Tesla Broke Labour Law Electric carmaker Tesla Inc interfered with legitimate union organising and must read a notice to workers explaining their rights in a meeting requiring attendance from Chief Executive Elon Musk, a......
16:34 2019-09-28

2 whistleblowers appear in Australian court over leaks Two whistleblowers have appeared in a Canberra court charged separately with leaking classified government information that alleges Australia bugged East Timor’s Cabinet and potential war crimes commi...
08:00 2019-08-22

Getting hyped for the 2020 census, whistleblowers and all Dear John: I guess your favorite time period is coming soon — the 2020 census. I’m looking forward to your exposé, and whistleblowers coming forward. B.C. Dear B.C.: Yep, the decennial census is almos...
10:17 2019-06-09

Expert: Future whistleblowers won't step forward Some national security experts worry that the decision by the acting director of national intelligence to withold details of a whistleblower complaint from Congress may discourage other whistleblowers...
05:00 2019-09-24

Federal whistleblowers would do it again, even after retaliation and ‘professional suicide’ Three national security whistleblowers suffered professionally and personally, yet they would expose federal wrongdoing again, saying it was the right thing to do. They urge the CIA whistleblower in t...
21:34 2019-10-04

The silenced: meet the climate whistleblowers muzzled by Trump Six whistleblowers and ex-government scientists describe how the Trump administration made them bury climate science – and why they won’t stay quietFrom weakening vehicle emissions to blocking warning...
21:51 2019-09-17

'The silenced': meet the climate whistleblowers muzzled by Trump Six whistleblowers and ex-government scientists describe how the Trump administration made them bury climate science – and why they won’t stay quietFrom weakening vehicle emissions to blocking warning...
08:51 2019-09-17

US Lawyer Says Representing Multiple Whistleblowers Against Donald Trump A Washington lawyer said Sunday his firm is representing "multiple" whistleblowers related to an original abuse of power accusation that triggered the impeachment investigation of President Donald......
17:17 2019-10-06

Lawyer Confirms "Multiple" Trump Whistleblowers With "First Hand Info" An attorney for the whistleblower who sounded the alarm about President Donald Trump's pressure on Ukraine said Sunday that "multiple" whistleblowers have come forward, deepening a political quagmire....
09:17 2019-10-07

CBP rebuked by watchdog, whistleblowers for 'failure' to collect DNA from migrant detainees EXCLUSIVE: A top government watchdog has joined whistleblowers in rebuking U.S. Customs and Border Protection for allegedly failing to collect DNA from detained migrants so the samples could be checke...
02:17 2019-07-23

Donald Trump's smears designed to silence would-be whistleblowers, experts warn Top lawyers say Trump’s efforts to discredit anonymous Ukraine whistleblower sending a chill through US intelligence servicesDonald Trump’s smearing of a whistleblower at the heart of the impeachment ...
06:34 2019-09-27

Lindsey Graham vows to have whistleblowers testify publicly if Democrats impeach Trump Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., defended President Trump against the looming threat of impeachment by vowing to let Trump face his currently anonymous accusers, while also ...
19:51 2019-10-06

Trump ally on Fox News calls whistleblowers ‘suicide bombers,’ accuses Democrats of ‘regicide’ “This is regicide by another name, fake impeachment," the former U.S. attorney said Tuesday night. "The Democrats in the House want to destroy the president."...
21:51 2019-10-09

Eric Trump outs WaPo reporter seeking whistleblowers, sets off Twitter debate Eric Trump touched off a heated Twitter conversation about the US media on Friday, after he outed a Washington Post reporter who’d apparently been email-blasting Trump Organization employees, lo...
10:34 2019-09-07

Motorola One Action With Ultra Wide-Angle Action Camera Launched in India Motorola One Action price in India is set at Rs. 13,999 for the lone 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. Motorola One Action will go on sale via Flipkart starting 12pm (noon) IST on August 30....
13:00 2019-08-24

Motorola One Action with ultrawide action camera launched in India at Rs 13,999 Motorola One Action, the latest smartphone in the company's One lineup has been launched in India. The One Action gets its name courtesy of a dedicated ultrawide action camera, one of the three s...
09:34 2019-08-23

Eric Trump outs WaPo reporter seeking whistleblowers inside Trump Organization Eric Trump touched off a heated Twitter conversation about the US media on Friday, after he outed a Washington Post reporter who’d apparently been email-blasting Trump Organization employees, lo...
16:34 2019-09-07

Brexit Party leader Farage open to electoral pact with Conservative Party Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said he is open to an electoral pact with the Conservative Party if Boris Johnson is genuine about taking Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31, the BBC rep...
11:00 2019-07-24

Samajwadi Party-Bahujan Samaj Party's "Talaq" Formalised: Yogi Adityanath Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday took a dig at the Samajwadi Party-Bahujan Samaj Party alliance saying their "talaq" was formalised with the people giving no importance to......
19:51 2019-07-24

Italy's Matteo Renzi to form new party after exiting Democratic Party The former prime minister of Italy has parted ways with the Democratic Party, saying it lacked vision for the future. His decision could destabilize a coalition government between PD and the populist ...
12:17 2019-09-17

Notice To Trinamool, Sharad Pawar's Party Over National Party Status The Nationalist Congress Party, the Trinamool Congress and the Communist Party of India face the prospect of losing their national party status following their performance in the Lok Sabha elections,....
01:00 2019-07-19

Canada's Green Party admits to altering image of party leader holding disposable cup Green Party leader Elizabeth May said the edit was made by "well-meaning" staffers who wanted to include the party's logo in the image.        ...
22:34 2019-09-26

Canadian Nationalist Party granted eligibility to become a registered party in the upcoming federal election The Canadian Anti-Hate Network has vowed to release the identities of those who supported the application of the party, which it says espouses hateful and racist ideologies....
00:34 2019-08-31

The Trailer: Mark Sanford is a Tea Party candidate in a Trump party In this edition: Mark Sanford's lonely quest for the presidency, the fight over the Working Families Party's endorsement, and why a Democratic congressman is bashing the "squad."...
05:51 2019-09-18

Former Erdogan ally resigns from AK Party, hints at rival party Former Turkish deputy prime minister Ali Babacan said on Monday he was resigning from President Tayyip Erdogan's AK Party over "deep differences" with the party's direction and said that Turkey needed...
17:34 2019-07-08

A working-class party will be a mostly nonwhite party Donald Trump in 2016 elicited eye-rolls from K Street Republicans and chuckles from self-satisfied liberals when he promised to make the Republican Party a working-class party. Then Trump went ahead a...
01:00 2019-09-12

Ain’t no party like a Big Little Lies disco party The midpoint of this midseason episode of Big Little Lies hits its apex right where it should: Amabella’s ’70s disco party. You gotta hand it to the solid citizens of Monterey. Even though a previous ...
04:34 2019-07-01

European elections LIVE: Latest UK party polls show growing support for Nigel Farage's Brexit Party as Theresa May's Brexit plan is blasted The latest polls show Tories are bracing themselves for an electoral slaughter on the last day of European election campaigning as traditional Conservative voters switch to Nigel Farage's Brexit Party...
09:34 2019-05-22

Labour's climate policies: what are they and what do they mean? The party trumpets a ‘green industrial revolution’ that unions back as a ‘just transition’What is the “green industrial revolution”?The Labour party’s answer to the climate emergency is to drastically...
17:34 2019-09-24

Labour set to commit to net zero emissions by 2030 Party members back Green New Deal motion including nationalisation of big six energy firmsLatest politics news - live updatesLabour is poised to commit itself to one of the most radical net zero emiss...
17:34 2019-09-24

Labour has 'failed' to address antisemitism, says top MP Labour has "failed" to address the issue of antisemitism and there should be more "tolerance" of differing views at the top of the party, a leading MP has said....
00:34 2019-07-08

The Londoner: Cat dragged in to Labour policy John McDonnell is feline catty at the Labour Conference / Carrie Symonds pulls the strings / Labour loses footie to lobby press hacks / Lenny Henry royally lets rip...
13:34 2019-09-23

Labour antisemitism row: 30 whisteblowers come forward Labour's Jewish affiliate has said that 30 whistleblowers have come forward to detail their experiences of the party's handling of antisemitism allegations....
17:17 2019-07-11

The Londoner: One Nation follows a Labour blueprint One Nation conservatives take inspiration from Roy Hattersley / Balliol College goes anti-Boris / Down on the farm with Alan Carr / Liz Truss' selfie contest...
00:00 2019-10-01

Labour would not block indyref2 - McDonnell Jeremy Corbyn's closest ally has raised the possibility of a Labour-SNP pact at Westminster by saying a future Labour government would not block a second Scottish independence referendum....
09:34 2019-08-07

UK's Labour to do 'everything necessary' to stop no-deal Brexit Britain's main opposition Labour Party will do everything possible to stop a no-deal Brexit after parliament returns on Tuesday, its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Monday....
06:00 2019-09-02

Can Labour reunite to take on Boris Johnson? Heather Stewart on Labour’s attempts to reunite around its Brexit policy, plus Sonia Sodha on Boris Johnson’s first speech as prime ministerAs parliament goes into recess, Labour has the summer to ref...
07:34 2019-07-25

UK Labour's Corbyn: we want parliament recalled British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday he supported recalling parliament to deal with the Brexit crisis but sidestepped a question about whether he would step down as lead...
13:34 2019-08-19

Tom Watson: Labour members are Remain Tom Watson has said that Labour Party's values are bound up with remaining within the European Union, not leaving it. "We need our Labour Party to be true to who we are," he said....
15:34 2019-06-17

Labour to end energy consumer 'rip-off' and renationalise network Jeremy Corbyn and Rebecca Long-Bailey will say heat and electricity are a human rightLabour will announce plans on Thursday to seize back control of Britain’s energy network from private shareholders ...
00:34 2019-05-22

Labour antisemitism whistleblower: 'In 30 years I’ll be very proud of myself' Louise Withers Green fears attracting abuse, but has hopes for the party’s redemptionIt was in February, while on holiday with her former Labour colleagues in Berlin, that Louise Withers Green decided...
15:00 2019-07-11

How does Labour plan to pay for its energy nationalisation policy? Taking back control from private shareholders will cost a Labour government billionsThe Labour Party has announced plans to take back control of Britain’s energy network from private shareholders, as ...
00:34 2019-05-22

Labour MP 'asked for leniency' for man who attacked her office Labour MP Jess Phillips says she "asked for leniency" for a man fined for kicking the door of her constituency office because she wants to "sit down and talk" with him....
13:17 2019-10-11

A vote of no confidence in UK PM Johnson? Labour says: it's an option Britain's opposition Labour Party said on Monday that a vote of no confidence in the government of Prime Minister Boris Johnson was a possibility and that it was talking to other parties in parliament...
11:34 2019-08-12

Labour to campaign for free movement at next election A Labour government will campaign for, maintain and extend free movement rights for migrants, following a vote at the party's conference in Brighton....
00:00 2019-09-26

Labour 'failing on digital rights', say campaigners The vast majority of complaints about political parties' use of data are directed at Labour, with campaigners saying the party is "failing on digital rights", Sky News can reveal....
22:34 2019-08-27

Labour u-turn over decision to readmit antisemitism row MP Labour has been forced into an embarrassing U-turn over a decision to reinstate left-wing MP Chris Williamson, who had been suspended in an antisemitism row....
22:51 2019-06-28

Labour lifts suspension of MP embroiled in antisemitism row Labour has lifted the suspension of MP Chris Williamson, who claimed the party had been "too apologetic" about its handling of antisemitism allegations....
20:17 2019-06-27

Britain should not become U.S. 'messengers' over Iran: Labour's Burgon Britain should not become the "messengers" for U.S. President Donald Trump over Iran's seizure of a UK-flagged tanker, Richard Burgon, justice spokesman for the opposition Labour Party, said on Sunday...
14:00 2019-07-21

Tom Watson on Brexit: ‘Me leave Labour? It’s leaving me’ Deputy leader calls for party to back a second referendum and remaining in the EU Labour’s deputy leader, Tom Watson, has said he believes his party would be “leaving me” if it cannot fully endorse a ...
23:34 2019-06-17

Labour suspends NEC member over antisemitism claims Pete Willsman was recorded claiming an Israeli agent had infiltrated the partyLabour has suspended a controversial member of its ruling national executive committee (NEC) after he was recorded claimin...
17:17 2019-05-31

Labour 'must move now' on switching Brexit position John McDonnell has told Sky News that Labour needs to "move now" on shifting its Brexit stance, as union boss Len McCluskey insisted there was "no panic"....
16:51 2019-06-30

We cannot let Labour leader into Downing Street, says UK PM Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out his Conservative Party's election pitch on Wednesday, saying his government would boost productivity, increase wages, control immigration and spend more on...
14:00 2019-10-02

'Labour must find backbone and back second referendum' Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has said the party must fully commit to supporting a second referendum on Brexit to have any chance of winning the next general election....
07:17 2019-05-26

Labour 'poised to support second Brexit referendum' Jeremy Corbyn is set to shift Labour's policy to support a second referendum, under pressure from pro-European colleagues, Sky sources have said. ...
15:34 2019-06-19

UK opposition Labour to vote on Brexit stance Britain's Labour Party will on Monday decide between two possible Brexit policies: to campaign to remain in the European Union at a second referendum or defer a decision on what stance to take until a...
05:34 2019-09-23

The Londoner: Labour's mixed feelings over win Labour MPs express fears that Peterborough result excuses anti-Semitism/ Ruth Wilson on "ferocious" Glenda Jackson/ Liam Gallagher throws some shade/ Will the Penny (Mordaunt) drop?...
17:00 2019-06-07

Are your tinned tomatoes picked by slave labour? How the Italian mafia makes millions by exploiting migrants. By Tobias Jones and Ayo AwokoyaOn 6 August last year, 14 immigrant farmhands in Foggia, on the ankle of the Italian boot, were coming home ...
09:51 2019-06-20

Corbyn decries BBC's 'inaccuracies' over Labour antisemitism Labour leader says Panorama adopted ‘predetermined’ critical positionJeremy Corbyn has said there were “many, many, inaccuracies” in the BBC Panorama documentary about antisemitism in the party, sayin...
15:34 2019-07-13

GM and UAW Union To Continue Talks On New Labour Deal General Motors Co and United Auto Workers (UAW) said they will continue talks on a new labour deal on Monday, as a strike by the union's members enters its third week....
20:34 2019-09-30

Corbyn on collision course with Labour members over Brexit Leader in conference bid to stop party campaigning for remain at general electionJeremy Corbyn has risked the wrath of Labour’s membership after he moved to stop the party campaigning to remain in the...
00:34 2019-09-23

Labour reveal plan to introduce four-day working week A Labour government would implement a four-day working week for Britons within the next decade, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has told the party's conference in Brighton....
15:34 2019-09-24

| Labour's Jeremy Corbyn backs second Brexit referendum Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's main opposition Labour party, has said it is "right to demand" a second referendum on any deal about the country's departure from the European Union, or Brexit....
21:00 2019-06-19

Labour launches website to educate members about antisemitism Labour has launched a website featuring "education materials" on how members can confront racism, with antisemitism the first kind of discrimination highlighted....
17:34 2019-07-21

Labour conference 2019: Will Jeremy Corbyn get the heave-ho? With the party gathered in Brighton, battles over Brexit are tearing Labour apart - and the leadership is under threat. Is it breaking point for the Left?...
18:00 2019-09-23

Labour's Corbyn: Any new Brexit vote will not be 'Leave' or 'Remain' re-run Any new Brexit referendum should be about the terms of a deal struck with the European Union and not a repeat of the 2016 choice for Leave or Remain, opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said ...
01:00 2019-05-30

Union chiefs agree Labour should back Remain Labour-affiliated trade unions have agreed the party should campaign for a second EU referendum and support Remain if a new Tory PM negotiates a fresh Brexit deal....
20:34 2019-07-08

Ex-Labour official to defend breaking gagging order Labour's ex-head of disputes will argue whistleblowing laws allow him to give testimony to journalists on the party's handling of antisemitism allegations, Sky News understands....
22:34 2019-07-08

Jewish leaders accuse Labour of 'letting off' antisemites Party says it is taking ‘decisive action’ after leaked draft of disciplinary process sparks further angerLabour has been accused by the Board of Deputies of British Jews of “letting off” people accuse...
03:51 2019-07-20

Labour commits to total ban on keeping monkeys as pets Plan to prevent 5,000 primates being caged in UK comes ahead of possible general election A total ban on keeping monkeys as pets would be brought in under a Labour government to stop up to 5,000 prima...
01:34 2019-08-20

McDonnell: I can't see Corbyn staying on if Labour loses election Shadow chancellor says he would also resign and calls for a woman to become new leaderJeremy Corbyn would be likely to step down as Labour leader if the party loses the next election, John McDonnell h...
14:51 2019-10-11

Labour to be probed by human rights watchdog over antisemitism An investigation into whether the Labour Party "unlawfully discriminated against, harassed or victimised people because they are Jewish" has been launched by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (...
14:51 2019-05-28

All elderly people to get free care under £6bn Labour plan All elderly people will be given free help in their own homes with washing, preparing meals, and getting in and out of bed under a £6bn scheme being proposed by Labour....
10:34 2019-09-23

Can Labour unite and plot a path to power? – podcast Sonia Sodha joins Anushka Asthana to discuss Labour’s options now that parliament has resumed and the party has backed Jeremy Corbyn’s Brexit strategy. Also today: Tom McCarthy on the moves to impeach...
06:34 2019-09-26

UK's Labour says government must talk to China over Hong Kong Britain's opposition Labour Party said the government should talk directly with China over Hong Kong and urged Chinese authorities to respect the 'one country, two systems' principle in the former Br...
10:34 2019-08-19

Controversies make it seem that Labour is failing to listen to critics Tuesday saw the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) launch an investigation into Labour's handling of antisemitism allegations. Meanwhile, the party expelled Alastair Campbell, Tony Blair's fo...
08:00 2019-05-29

UK Labour lawmakers unlikely to back May's Brexit deal: McDonnell Lawmakers from Britain's opposition Labour Party are unlikely to be persuaded to back Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal when she puts it to a vote in parliament next month, the party's finance ...
14:38 2019-05-21

Labour pivots to support second EU referendum after election slump Labour has performed a dramatic pivot to support an EU referendum "now" because it is "highly unlikely" the party can force another general election....
21:34 2019-05-27

Alastair Campbell expelled from Labour over EU election vote Former Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell has been expelled from the party after admitting to voting Liberal Democrat in the European elections last week....
14:51 2019-05-28

UK Labour government would abolish 'non-domiciled' status in first budget A Labour government would abolish 'non domiciled' status in its first budget, Britain's main opposition party said on Saturday, as part of "a comprehensive plan to increase tax transparency and clamp ...
18:17 2019-09-21

Boris Johnson challenged by Labour over climate science Rebecca Long-Bailey questions how much authority the government has on issueBoris Johnson has been challenged by Labour to clearly disavow his previous denial of climate science, after several other C...
23:51 2019-06-05

Hancock attacks 'antisemitic' Labour at Tory hustings Health Secretary Matt Hancock has attacked Labour at a hustings event, where he apparently warned of the danger of an "antisemitic party" taking power....
03:51 2019-06-06

Labour's McDonnell pledges to tackle 'scourge' of poverty John McDonnell is unveiling a socialist revolution aimed at reducing the "scourge" of poverty, which will be the centrepiece of Labour's manifesto in a general election....
10:00 2019-07-17

Corbyn pledges Labour transparency on UK carbon footprint Labour in power would change law to reveal imported emissions and ‘carbon leakage’The UK will stop hiding its “true impact” on the climate by revealing its consumption of carbon emissions from across ...
14:00 2019-07-14

High heels at work are necessary, says Japan's labour minister Ministry responds to #KuToo petition calling for end to women having to wear heels at workJapan’s health and labour minister has defended workplaces that require women to wear high heels to work, argu...
21:51 2019-06-05

Labour antisemitism row: Watson under fire for Formby attack Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has been criticised by senior colleagues over his attack on a top party figure, as the party's bitter antisemitism row continues....
00:34 2019-07-13

Watson 'undermining' Labour on antisemitism to 'attack leadership' Labour's deputy leader has "undermined" efforts to handle antisemitism complaints in order to "attack the leadership", according to a member of the party's governing body....
20:34 2019-07-08

British PM May's parting shot for Labour's Corbyn: your time is up Outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May issued a parting shot to opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Wednesday, using her final weekly parliamentary question session to suggest he follow her...
15:34 2019-07-24

UK Labour will move no-confidence vote when it has best chance of success Britain's main opposition Labour Party will put forward a motion of no-confidence in the country's next prime minister when it judges that the move has the best chance of success, a spokesman said on ...
15:34 2019-07-24

Inside the neo-Nazi plot to kill a Labour MP – podcast A plot to kill a Labour MP and a police officer was only disrupted after an informant within the neo-Nazi group National Action blew the whistle. Robbie Mullen passed the details on to Hope Not Hate’s...
04:51 2019-05-23

Labour will call for no-confidence motion in next Tory PM, McDonnell says Shadow chancellor says any incoming prime minister should go to the country and seek a mandateLabour will try to force a vote of no confidence in the next prime minister as soon as they take office, J...
17:01 2019-05-25

UK Labour leader Corbyn: I am ready to fight an election British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday he was ready to fight an election and his priority was to prevent a no-deal Brexit, suggesting Labour could back any move by Prime Minist...
16:34 2019-09-03

Labour wants no-deal bill implemented before UK election: Reynolds says Britain's opposition Labour Party wants a bill blocking a no-deal Brexit to be implemented before there can be an election, junior finance spokesman Jonathan Reynolds said....
16:00 2019-09-04

UK's Labour to hold talks with other parties on election timing Britain's opposition Labour Party will hold talks with other opposition parties to discuss its support, and a possible date, for a general election, its foreign affairs spokeswoman said on Friday....
11:00 2019-09-06

Labour activists pledge to create most radical manifesto ever Motions going forward to this month’s party conference include a four-day week and the abolition of private schoolsLabour activists are planning to put forward the most radical set of ideas ever propo...
08:00 2019-09-11

UK Labour deputy to demand Brexit referendum before election Britain's main opposition Labour Party should campaign against Brexit and push for a referendum to reverse its planned departure from the European Union before any election, deputy party chief Tom Wat...
12:00 2019-09-11

Corbyn in emergency meeting over Labour antisemitism crisis Jeremy Corbyn has been forced to hold an emergency meeting of his shadow cabinet and a showdown with his MPs as the antisemitism crisis engulfing Labour threatened to spiral out of control....
03:17 2019-07-16

From 44 to 4, Centre to Streamline Labour Laws To Bring In Business More than 40 labour laws will be shrunk to just four as the Centre plans to make it easier for companies to do business in India and recapture the momentum it lost in the recent months....
21:00 2019-06-11

UK Conservatives retain large lead over Labour: poll Britain's governing Conservatives retain a significant lead over the opposition Labour Party according to a poll published on Wednesday as the country could soon hold an election to break the Brexit s...
12:00 2019-09-11

Labour victory in Peterborough rattles Tory nerves Brexit Party hits Tory vote Labour wins Peterborough by-election More MPs show support for Boris Johnson in Tory leadership contest Peterborough by-election winner hit by backlash over 'anti-Semitic' ...
17:00 2019-06-07

Labour peers attack Corbyn over antisemitism in paper ad Labour peers have taken out a newspaper advert accusing Jeremy Corbyn of "failing the test of leadership" by allowing antisemitism to "grow in our party"....
14:00 2019-07-17

Watson: Labour's response to antisemitism documentary 'deplorable' Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has hit out at the party's dismissal of claims of interference in cases of antisemitism, saying the response to the allegations was "deplorable"....
13:51 2019-07-11

Labour lawmakers in Scotland blame Corbyn for EU drubbing Senior members of Britain's Labour Party in Scotland blamed leader Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit "ambiguity" on Monday for a Labour wipeout in Scotland in the European Parliament election....
18:51 2019-05-27

UK Labour deputy leader survives bid to oust him over Brexit The deputy leader of Britain's Labour Party survived an attempt to oust him over Brexit on Saturday after party chief Jeremy Corbyn moved to defuse a row that threatened to overshadow the party's bid ...
14:51 2019-09-21

Jeremy Corbyn defends Labour's position on Brexit The leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn has said: "There has to be an agreement with the European Union and there then has to be a public vote."...
18:17 2019-05-27

| Split by Brexit, Labour kicks off conference showdown Britain's main opposition Labour Party begins its annual conference desperately searching for a coherent Brexit plan to stem a potential drubbing in a looming election....
19:00 2019-09-22

UK Labour's Abbott says PM Johnson aiming for a coup against parliament British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to limit lawmakers' opportunity to derail his Brexit plans represents a coup against parliament, Labour home affairs spokeswoman Diane Abbott said on Wednes...
13:00 2019-08-28

Labour still doesn’t take the threat of Boris Johnson seriously | Zoe Williams Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership is more defined by its opposition to New Labour than to the ConservativesJeremy Corbyn’s support among Labour members has collapsed, according to polling for the Times: near...
06:17 2019-07-23

Labour of love? Jeremy Corbyn under pressure to deliver UK's Labour goes into its party conference this weekend with a leader who wants to remain "neutral" in any second Brexit referendum. Could that be a recipe for disaster for the party and the country?...
17:51 2019-09-20

Labour plans 'NHS forest' of a million trees at hospitals Shadow minister to tell conference he will make health service the world’s greenestAn “NHS forest” of a million trees would be planted at hospitals across the UK under a Labour government as part of t...
23:51 2019-09-19

Labour would scrap 'unmitigated disaster' of Universal Credit Jeremy Corbyn will promise to scrap Universal Credit if Labour wins a general election, calling the much-criticised reforms an "unmitigated disaster"....
12:00 2019-09-28

Where is abortion legal? Everywhere. But ... Forty-three states prohibit abortion after a certain point in the pregnancy, including Alabama's near-total ban and 4 that passed heartbeat bills in 2019.        ...
01:17 2019-05-25

Labour must back Remain to survive, warns Tom Watson memo Deputy leader fears ‘catastrophic’ vote loss to Lib Dems and GreensLabour’s deputy leader, Tom Watson, has warned MPs and peers that an analysis of the party’s losses in recent local and European elec...
03:34 2019-06-23

Trump snubs UK Labour leader, calls him a "negative force" U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had decided not to meet opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on his trip to Britain, describing him as a "negative force"....
16:51 2019-06-04

Labour split over 'futile' gagging orders amid new antisemitism row Labour's shadow cabinet is split over the use of non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) in relation to former staff, as the party braced itself for another row over its handling of antisemitism allegations....
19:51 2019-07-07

Corbyn ally admits Brexit policy has 'damaged' Labour Labour's Brexit policy has "damaged" its electoral standing and the party should now discuss whether to revoke Article 50 if it wins the next election, according to an ally of Jeremy Corbyn on Labour'...
19:51 2019-07-07

Labour and Tory MPs plot ‘radical’ law to thwart no-deal Brexit Those who feel any bid to topple Boris Johnson will fail are focusing on measures to stop the UK crashing outSenior Labour and Conservative MPs leading the battle to stop a no-deal Brexit are focusing...
04:34 2019-08-18

Corbyn faces showdown with Labour members over Brexit policy Labour members will get the chance to vote on the party adopting an outright pro-Remain position, despite Jeremy Corbyn pushing for Labour to delay a decision on its Brexit stance....
10:34 2019-09-23

UK's Labour aim to seize parliamentary time to try to stop no-deal Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party said on Tuesday it would try to take control of the parliamentary agenda on June 25 to give lawmakers the chance to introduce legislation aimed at preventing a no-dea...
18:01 2019-06-11

Labour's high street plan to reverse 'retail apocalypse' Empty high street shops should be given to start-ups and community projects to help reverse the "economic decay" of Britain's town centres, Jeremy Corbyn has said....
05:00 2019-08-17

Labour hits back at reports of frail Corbyn health MPs and activists rebut claims that party leader is not physically or mentally up to jobThe Labour party has hit back at a newspaper investigation that claims senior civil servants are worried Jeremy ...
13:17 2019-06-29

Labour calls for review of grouse shooting on eve of ‘glorious 12th’ Party points to environmental impact of driven shooting as well as £3m a year subsidy to largest moorsLabour has called for a formal review into driven grouse shooting to examine its environmental and...
01:34 2019-08-12

Labour's Corbyn, 70, calls for independent probe into report he is 'too frail' to be UK PM British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, 70, called for an independent investigation into a Times newspaper report which cited unidentified senior officials as saying they were concerned ...
13:51 2019-07-02

UK Labour demands probe into Boris' top man over Deutsche Bank career Britain's opposition Labour party has challenged PM Boris Johnson's choice of finance minister. It has raised a raft of concerns about Sajid Javid's career with Deutsche Bank in the run-up to the glob...
23:51 2019-08-05

Architect of Labour's Leftward Shift Wants to Recast Britain's Economy John McDonnell, a close ally of party leader Jeremy Corbyn, seeks to become the U.K.’s first avowedly socialist finance minister in half a century, pushing higher taxes on the rich and renationalized ...
19:17 2019-09-21

Only Labour will give the people a final say on Brexit | Jeremy Corbyn Boris Johnson will crash Britain out of the EU. The Lib Dems will overturn the 2016 referendum. But I’ll deliver a public voteBoris Johnson and the Conservatives are threatening to drive our country o...
21:51 2019-09-17

Labour backs abolishing private schools in conference vote Labour will campaign at the next general election with a promise to effectively abolish private schools and "redistribute" their properties to the state sector....
10:34 2019-09-23

UK's Labour discusses timing of no confidence vote with Conservative lawmakers Britain's opposition Labour Party will call a no confidence vote in the government when it believes members of the ruling Conservatives will support it, the party's trade spokesman Barry Gardiner said...
11:17 2019-07-07

Labour rows over Brexit worsen before crucial votes at conference Split emerges in Momentum over whether to back Corbyn’s position as Unison says it will back pro-remain motionLabour conference 2019 - live updatesLabour’s rows over Brexit worsened on Monday, as a sp...
15:34 2019-09-23

Jeremy Corbyn lambasted by Labour MPs in ‘worst meeting as leader’ MPs criticise Labour’s handling of Brexit and complaints of harassment and antisemitism Labour MPs tore into Jeremy Corbyn’s Brexit strategy at a party meeting on Monday night, with several MPs loyal ...
01:34 2019-06-11

Forcing a no-deal Brexit would be 'abuse of power', says Labour's Corbyn Forcing through a no-deal Brexit during an election campaign would be "an unprecedented, unconstitutional and anti-democratic abuse of power" by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, opposition Labour...
06:34 2019-08-09

Labour may stay neutral if referendum is between its Brexit deal or remain Corbyn says Labour will back remain against no deal as McDonnell hints he may do so whatever the second optionJeremy Corbyn has left the door open to staying neutral in a second referendum if the choi...
20:34 2019-08-19

On World Day Against Child Labour, Leaders Share Thoughts On Twitter This year's World Day Against Child Labour theme is "children shouldn't work in fields, but on dreams." According to International Labour Organisation, today 152 million children are still in child......
11:34 2019-06-12

UK Labour moves to prevent new PM pursuing no-deal Brexit: Starmer Britain's opposition Labour Party said on Wednesday it had brought forward a motion for parliament to take control of government business to prevent a new prime minister pursuing a no-deal Brexit....
17:00 2019-06-12

Calls for boycott of Japan grow in S.Korea as labour row simmers Calls in South Korea for a boycott of Japanese goods in response to Japanese restrictions on the export of high-tech material to South Korea picked up on Monday, as a dispute over compensation for for...
09:00 2019-07-05

Rival Labour petition 'data-gathering ahead of election' Labour and a major Remain campaign have followed up a viral petition calling on the government not to suspend parliament by launching their own versions - a move described by experts as a "data-gather...
18:34 2019-08-29

‘Planned and well-organised’: how the Labour plot to oust Tom Watson unfolded It was the eve of a key weekend, a chance to showcase policies and unity. Instead a late-night bid to remove the deputy leader reopened Labour’s civil warEven as it was happening, Labour MPs couldn’t ...
02:17 2019-09-22

Suspending parliament for no-deal Brexit would be scandalous: Labour's Benn Any suggestion of suspending parliament to try to force through a so-called no-deal Brexit would be "scandalous" and probably will never happen, Hilary Benn, an opposition Labour lawmaker and chair of...
11:17 2019-06-16

Britain's Labour plans to use parliament to thwart no-deal Brexit The opposition Labour Party said on Thursday it would trigger an emergency debate in parliament next week to try to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson taking Britain out of the European Union without a...
02:00 2019-08-30

Labour deputy demands expulsion 'amnesty' over Euro elections Labour members who backed other parties in the European elections should be granted an amnesty from expulsion, the party's deputy leader has demanded....
13:34 2019-05-29

Jeremy Corbyn's Labour votes to stay neutral on Brexit The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour has narrowly won support for his Brexit strategy from party members. The focus is now on winning an election on social justice issues....
09:00 2019-09-24

Four-day week and abolishing private schools: The policies Labour announced The focus on Labour's conference in Brighton might have been diverted by the sudden resumption of parliament, but there were a lot of new policies unveiled....
02:34 2019-09-25

Labour’s plans for cheap green energy are no more than electric dreams Proposals for renationalising gas and electricity are based on hopes of buying companies on the cheapLabour’s plans to renationalise water, energy and rail companies have widespread support and with g...
00:34 2019-05-22

Labour to stay neutral on second referendum as Corbyn wins vote Labour members have rejected a motion calling on the party to declare its unequivocal support for Remain at a second Brexit referendum, amid controversial scenes at its annual conference....
15:34 2019-09-24

Britain's Corbyn gets Labour support for disputed Brexit strategy British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn won support for his Brexit strategy on Monday, fighting off a challenge by members who wanted him to immediately back remaining in the European Union bef...
01:34 2019-09-24

Tories and Labour may move to Brexit extremes to stop the bleeding It is customary on nights like last night, where both Labour and the Tories have performed badly, for political journalists to trot out the trusty, if glib cliche, that voters were saying "a plague on...
11:01 2019-05-27

Automatically kick out antisemitic members, Starmer urges Labour Labour should change its rules to automatically throw out members involved in "clear" cases of antisemitism, a member of Jeremy Corbyn's top team has said....
12:17 2019-07-10

Top of the class: Labour seeks to emulate Finland's school system After the party’s conference pledge to scrap Ofsted and private schools, does the envied Finnish education system provide the blueprint?It’s early afternoon in Lintulaakson school in Espoo, near Helsi...
17:34 2019-09-27

Labour's Corbyn to accuse PM Johnson of using Queen for political gain Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will on Thursday promise Britain a radical new political agenda and accuse Prime Minister Boris Johnson of dragging Queen Elizabeth into the country's loom...
03:17 2019-10-10

UK opposition Labour's McDonnell says must work to block a 'no deal' Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party will seek to prevent Prime Minister Theresa May's successor taking the country out of the European Union without a deal, its finance spokesman John McDonnell said on ...
11:00 2019-05-26

UK Labour kicks out Blair spin doctor Alastair Campbell Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair's chief press secretary has been kicked out of the party for voting Liberal Democrat in the EU elections. Alastair Campbell has been pushing for a second referendum...
23:00 2019-05-28

Labour is united against Johnson but still divided over Brexit, says the BBC's Chris Mason BBC political correspondent Chris Mason explains Labour's divisions on Brexit and how the Supreme Court ruling has changed the party's political priorities....
05:00 2019-09-27

UK's Labour to back November 26 election if Brexit not delivered in October: Sun Britain's opposition Labour Party will back a general election on Nov. 26 if Prime Minister Boris Johnson fails in his bid to deliver Brexit by the end of this month, the Sun newspaper said on Wednesd...
23:51 2019-10-09

Trump's labour secretary quits after Jeffrey Epstein case row US Labour Secretary Alexander Acosta has quit amid criticism of his handling of a plea deal with billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls....
19:00 2019-07-12

U.K. Conservatives Hope to Flip Labour Districts That Backed Brexit Despite Boris Johnson losing his majority and a big court battle, his Conservative Party leads in the polls thanks to his simple message: Britain must leave the EU. In some Labour districts, that reso...
14:00 2019-09-27

Keir Starmer: Labour will stop no-deal Brexit 'whatever it takes' Shadow Brexit secretary says any agreement would need to be subject to fresh referendumLabour will take action in the courts to prevent Boris Johnson from pushing through a no-deal Brexit against the ...
19:17 2019-10-12

"If I Disappear...": Chinese Student Amid Crackdown Over Labour Activism The video opens with the 21-year-old sociology student facing the camera. His voice quivers as he recounts his interrogation - his humiliation - for days at the hands of Beijing police....
10:34 2019-05-26

This government is neglecting cycling – Labour would change that | Andy McDonald MPs must stop prioritising cars over people if we are to stand a chance of meeting climate goalsThe UK is among the worst countries in Europe for cycling participation, and the government is predicted...
09:00 2019-07-09

Never again can Labour find itself on the wrong side of a historic choice | Tom Watson Appealing to Leavers and Remainers has failed : we must prevent a hard BrexitVoting in the European elections is over, with the results about to come in. The Tory leadership race, which will be won by...
03:51 2019-05-26

Corbyn pledges Labour will back referendum on any Brexit deal Leader says his party would ‘do whatever is necessary to stop a disastrous no-deal outcome’Jeremy Corbyn has pledged that Labour will back a second referendum on any Brexit deal put to parliament, but...
01:00 2019-05-30

UK Labour expels ex-Blair spin doctor Alastair Campbell One of the best-known figures in Britain's Labour Party for the last 20 years, Alastair Campbell, says he has been expelled for backing another party in last week's European Parliament election....
16:51 2019-05-28

UK Labour leader Corbyn says priority is preventing no-deal Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday that it would be appropriate to trigger a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Boris Johnson only when a no-deal Brexit has ...
11:00 2019-09-25

More than 60 British lords criticize Labour's Corbyn over anti-Semitism More than 60 opposition Labour members of Britain's upper house of parliament signed a statement in a newspaper on Wednesday accusing leader Jeremy Corbyn of failing "the test of leadership" over anti...
13:34 2019-07-17

How to Find Out If Your Airbnb Is Legal In January, the city of New York filed a $21 million lawsuit against a ring of real estate brokers illegally renting out properties in the city to over 75,000 guests on Airbnb. In Barcelona, Spain, th...
16:00 2019-07-05

We are working to stop UK PM Johnson using election for no-deal Brexit: Labour's Corbyn British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday opposition parties were working on ways to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from using an early election to force through a no-deal Brexit....
16:34 2019-09-03

Soldier facing probe over threatening tweet to Labour MP Angela Rayner A serving British solider is facing investigation over an abusive tweet sent to senior Labour MP Angela Rayner warning she will "perish when civil war comes"....
23:00 2019-09-27

Let's decide our Brexit referendum stance now, says UK Labour's foreign policy chief Britain's main opposition Labour Party should make a decision on what to campaign for in any second referendum now, the party's foreign affairs policy chief, Emily Thornberry, said on Sunday, putting ...
16:34 2019-09-22

Senior North Korean official reappears after 'forced labour' report Photo shows Kim Yong-chol attended an art performance with Kim Jong-un on SundayA senior North Korean official who helped set up historic summits with Donald Trump has attended a concert alongside lea...
08:34 2019-06-03

UK's Labour calls for grouse shooting review as 'Glorious Twelfth' begins Britain's opposition Labour Party called on Monday for a review into driven grouse shooting, saying the sport's impact on the environment needed to be assessed....
21:00 2019-08-12

Tory rebels line up with Labour to say: We'll unite to block no deal Senior Tories today hit out at leadership contenders threatening to suspend Parliament to ram through a no-deal Brexit as MPs prepared for a crunch vote to block such an "anti-democratic" move....
14:17 2019-06-12

Labour's Corbyn: Johnson's Brexit plan won't pass Brussels, or Parliament UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has said Boris Johnson's Brexit plans would falter in Brussels and at the hands of British politicians. Meanwhile, the EU's Donald Tusk said he remained "open but st...
06:00 2019-10-04

More funding needed to tackle child labour in agriculture says UN, marking World Day The number of children working in agriculture has increased by 10 million since 2012, which is why on Wednesday’s World Day Against Child Labour, the UN agency for the sector is urging countries to al...
01:00 2019-06-13

UK Labour's trade union backers support second referendum on Brexit deal British trade union leaders linked to the opposition Labour Party have agreed to back a second referendum on any Brexit deal reached by the next Conservative prime minister or a no-deal exit, accordin...
22:51 2019-07-08

Elon Musk and Tesla Violated US Federal Labour Law, Judge Rules A US judge ruled Friday that Tesla and its chief executive, Elon Musk, broke federal labour law by targeting union activity, the latest in a series of stinging rebukes to the electronic vehicle......
23:00 2019-09-28

Labour MP Jess Phillips: "I'm Just Trying To Constantly Remind People, 'Don't Forget Women'" In the August 2019 issue of Vogue, features director Giles Hattersley meets Jess Phillips, Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley – and Britain's brightest new political star...
12:34 2019-07-04

Labour leader to meet Britain's top civil servant over newspaper report Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet Britain's top civil servant on Wednesday to demand an independent investigation into a report citing unidentified senior officials as expressing ...
15:34 2019-07-03

Failure to leave the EU will put UK democratic system 'under real attack,' says pro-Brexit Labour MP Kate Hoey, a pro-Brexit member of parliament from the Labour Party, said Britain's democratic system would be under attack if the U.K. failed to leave the EU....
14:34 2019-09-05

British Conservative lawmaker says Labour's Corbyn can't lead a unity government British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is unsuitable for leading a possible government of national unity, rebel Conservative Party lawmaker Dominic Grieve said on Monday....
10:34 2019-08-19

Labour MP Stella Creasy bombarded with teddies and notes in 10 years of harassment Labour MP Stella Creasy was pursued for 10 years and showered with bizarre gifts including soft toys and a tobacco pipe by a man who wanted her to be his wife, a court heard....
13:34 2019-06-19

Apple, Foxconn Broke a Chinese Labour Law to Build Latest iPhones Apple and manufacturing partner Foxconn violated a Chinese labour rule by using too many temporary staff in the world's largest iPhone factory, the companies confirmed following a report that also......
11:34 2019-09-09

UK PM candidate Stewart says will not vote for Labour move to stop no-deal Brexit Rory Stewart, one of the candidates vying to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Tuesday he would not vote for a move by opposition Labour lawmakers that would try to prevent a no-deal...
21:51 2019-06-11

Labour attacks 'appalling waste' as Johnson adds £2.1bn to no-deal fund Spending for Brexit preparations increased to stockpile medicines and recruit border officialsThe huge cost of a no-deal Brexit was laid bare on Wednesday as the government announced plans to set asid...
02:17 2019-08-01

'Purged' North Korea Official, Thought To Be In Labour Camp, Re-Appears A senior North Korean official reportedly purged after talks collapsed between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump appeared at an arts performance with the country's top brass, official.....
05:17 2019-06-03

Motherless Brooklyn review – Edward Norton's weighty labour of love The actor returns to the director’s chair for a respectable if heavy-going adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s best-selling crime thrillerThis film is a labour of love from its writer-producer-director-st...
06:00 2019-09-13

UK report cites Labour row as contributing to rise in anti-Semitic incidents The number of anti-Semitic incidents in Britain rose in the first half of the year, according to a charity on Thursday that cited alleged anti-Semitism in the opposition Labour party as a contributing...
01:17 2019-08-01

Labour vows to scrap 'unfair' uni offers based on predicted grades Students getting university offers based on predicted grades is "deeply unfair" and would be replaced by a new system under a Labour government, the party has pledged....
03:34 2019-08-14

Labour unveils £83bn state windfarms plan before key climate vote Delegates at party conference to consider two motions on cutting UK carbon emissionsLabour is promising to build dozens of new state-owned offshore windfarms, at a cost of £83bn in public and private ...
17:34 2019-09-24

My colleagues needed a scalp... and there I was, says sacked Labour peer Baroness Hayter A senior Labour peer sacked by Jeremy Corbyn today blasted him for "wanting a scalp" after he was criticised by peers over his handling of the party's anti-Semitism crisis....
17:51 2019-07-18

Deputy leader of UK's Labour to demand Brexit referendum before election: report Tom Watson, UK Labour's deputy leader, will call for the opposition party to demand a second Brexit referendum that should be held before a general election, the Independent newspaper reported http://...
03:34 2019-09-11

Never mind ‘tax raids’, Labour – just abolish private education | Owen Jones As drivers of inequality, private schools are at the heart of Britain’s problems. Labour must be bold and radical on thisThe British class system is an organised racket. It concentrates wealth and pow...
22:00 2019-09-13

Watson to draw line under failed coup after fractious week for Labour Tom Watson will try to restore party unity at Labour's annual conference, with a speech drawing a line under the bid to oust him as deputy leader. ...
15:34 2019-09-24

Labour must back second Brexit vote or lose next election, Tom Watson warns Deputy leader says far more Remain supporters than Leavers have abandoned the partyLabour’s deputy leader Tom Watson today warns that his party will lose the next general election and any chance to fo...
03:51 2019-05-26

Alastair Campbell's expulsion from Labour will be reviewed, Shami Chakrabarti says Labour will review its decision to expel Alastair Campbell from the party after he voted for the Liberal Democrats in the European elections, the shadow attorney general has said....
16:17 2019-05-30

Tony Blair warns UK Labour: Don't fall into election 'elephant trap' British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is laying an election "elephant trap" for the opposition Labour Party that it should avoid, former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair warned on Monday....
14:00 2019-09-02

Tony Blair warns UK Labour: Don't fall into election "elephant trap" British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is laying an election "elephant trap" for the opposition Labour Party that it should avoid, former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair warned on Monday....
13:34 2019-09-02

TVS Motor Company To Offer 100% Discount On Labour For Flood-Affected Vehicles TVS Motor Company has initiated tie-up with multiple insurance companies to accelerate the claim process and will ensure availability of required parts in the region....
16:00 2019-08-23

UK business group condemns Labour nationalization plans, Brexit delay Plans by Britain's opposition Labour Party to nationalize utilities including the country's electricity grid will damage investment as well as hurting many small shareholders, one of the country's mai...
23:17 2019-05-21

"Can't Insult North Indians": Priyanka Gandhi Schools Labour Minister Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today issued sharply-worded responses to Union Minister Santosh Gangwar's comment that appeared to......
19:00 2019-09-15

Tom Watson: Labour must find some backbone and back second Brexit referendum... fast Labour's deputy leader has said the party must "find some backbone" and fully commit to supporting a second referendum on Brexit to have any chance of winning the next general election....
10:51 2019-05-26

Swinson’s remain extremism has given Labour a golden opportunity | Polly Toynbee Against the Liberal Democrats’ revoke and Boris Johnson’s no deal, Jeremy Corbyn’s referendum plan is the best Brexit policyBrexit is the disrupter that breaks things and shape-shifts as it scythes th...
08:51 2019-09-17

Labour exploring rapid September no-confidence vote in Boris Johnson Shadow home secretary says MPs need to act quickly after recess to avert no-deal BrexitDiane Abbott has indicated Labour could be planning a rapid vote of no confidence against Boris Johnson once parl...
13:34 2019-08-12

Labour of luxury: the migrant workers who build high-end Shanghai – in pictures Photographer Jonathan Browning pictures Chinese migrant workers in front of advertising billboards for the projects they are helping to construct – office complexes and luxury apartments for the wealt...
10:34 2019-06-18

Eyeing elections, Britain's Labour plan care spending boost Britain's opposition Labour Party will on Monday set out a 6 billion pound per year plan to help look after elderly people, as it pitches its economic agenda for a socialist-run country at the party's...
05:34 2019-09-23

UK PM hopeful Johnson risks being a U.S. 'patsy' if he prompted envoy resignation: Labour Boris Johnson, frontrunner to become next prime minister, would be the "patsy" of U.S. President Donald Trump if his lack of support for British ambassador Kim Darroch prompted his resignation, a Labo...
15:51 2019-07-10

John McDonnell urges Brexit referendum pledge in Labour manifesto John McDonnell and two senior shadow cabinet ministers will tonight pressure Jeremy Corbyn to shift to an explicit pledge for a second referendum in Labour's next election manifesto....
20:00 2019-07-15

Britain's Labour unveils plans to create Ministry for Employment Rights Britain's opposition Labour Party said on Tuesday if it won power it would create a Ministry of Employment Rights to deliver better wages, greater job security and give workers more of a say over how ...
16:00 2019-09-10

British Labour leader Corbyn set to back second Brexit referendum: report Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is set to back a second referendum on Brexit and it could be within days, the Mirror newspaper reported late on Tuesday, citing senior figures of the party....
03:51 2019-05-29

We must have a green industrial revolution. And Labour will lead it | Rebecca Long-Bailey We must draw on our history to find a way through the environmental crisis that faces usWhere I grew up, visits to Manchester’s Science and Industry Museum were a staple rainy-day activity. I remember...
00:34 2019-05-22

Has legal cannabis killed the bong? Under cannabis prohibition, nothing signified one’s love of the plant more than bongs – but health-conscious users who prefer to vape don’t have much use for themIn the stoner culture that flourished ...
08:17 2019-05-27

Sex work is legal here. But only if you register with the police Due to the stigma associated with sex work in Senegal, the women CNN interviewed asked that their identities be protected. They are identified using pseudonyms....
11:51 2019-09-21

Some CBD extracts are totally legal, DEA confirms Enlarge / A marijuana leaf. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) The US Drug Enforcement Administration cleared the air around cannabis Monday, reaffirming its plans to expand cannabis research and confirmin...
03:00 2019-08-27

Are electric scooters legal? Know the law where you live Electric scooters are a relatively new way to travel, and the law is still catching up with the technology.Wherever you live, it’s unlikely that you’ll be allowed to ride on pavements or...
18:34 2019-06-10

Brabham Wants Its Next Car to be Street Legal and Cost Less The Brabham name came back to the fore a couple of years ago with the announcement of the BT62, an exceedingly fast track car with a huge $1.3 million price tag. The company says it is working on its ...
03:34 2019-05-29

The Legal Argument That Could Destroy Uber Days after Uber began selling stock, the National Labor Relations Board’s top lawyer gave the company a huge gift. In an advice memo, the general counsel’s office determined that Uber’s drivers are i...
15:17 2019-05-21

Duped by a Robocall From Overseas? It Was Legal The FCC will vote Thursday on extending a ban on faking caller information for malicious purposes—which currently applies only to calls originating in the U.S.—to calls coming from abroad....
14:17 2019-08-01

Bayer Says Monsanto's PR Tactics Were Legal Monsanto’s past public-relations tactics in Europe didn’t break the law, according to a report commissioned by Bayer, in the chemicals and pharmaceuticals group’s latest effort to clear the liabilitie...
17:00 2019-09-05

CBD still not legal in food for humans or animals, FDA says A roomful of natural products professionals and CBD entrepreneurs heard the bad news in Denver from a spokesperson: The U.S. FDA still considers CBD a prohibited substance in any food for humans or an...
14:00 2019-08-17

Support for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour plummets to lowest level in polling history Support for the Labour Party has dropped to just 18%, pushing the party into fourth in an opinion poll for the first time. The result matches lowest score for the party since polling began in the 1940...
13:17 2019-07-04

U.S. teacher mistakes labour pains for false contractions, gives birth on school sidewalk There was reportedly no time to transfer the teacher to hospital, despite paramedics showing up at the last minute, and she gave birth to her daughter on the sidewalk outside....
23:34 2019-09-11

UK PM candidate Gove: rushed no-deal Brexit would give Labour's Corbyn power Michael Gove, one of the leading contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said rushing into a no-deal Brexit could trigger a national election that would surely propel Labour leader J...
08:51 2019-06-06

Labour spitting feathers as Tories call Corbyn a chicken in 'silly' stunt The Conservatives have been accused of "silly playground behaviour" by their own party after launching a campaign depicting the Labour leader as a chicken....
23:00 2019-09-06

Labour’s best tactic to beat Boris Johnson? A popular front | Paul Mason Corbyn’s uncertainty over Brexit is costing the party dear – a progressive pact with Greens and Lib Dems is its only optionBritain’s current political dynamics have been made crystal clear by the Brec...
20:17 2019-08-02

Turn toxic e-waste into a source of ‘decent work’, UN labour agency urges  A “toxic flood of electric and electronic waste” that is growing by the day across the world, should be urgently converted into a source of decent work, that can also protect populations from its harm...
14:51 2019-05-21

Claresholm welcomes foreign workers in new pilot project to address labour shortages A new pilot project from the federal government will see Claresholm welcome more foreign workers next year, helping address long-term labour shortages in the town....
15:00 2019-06-22

Labour members pile on pressure to kick out MP Chris Williamson in anti-Semitism row Grassroots Labour activists and MPs are piling pressure on Labour's most senior figures to push for suspended MP Chris Williamson to be expelled from the party....
14:51 2019-07-05

Eton College headmaster slams Labour plan to abolish private schools Eton College's headmaster has slammed Labour's plans to abolish private schools, saying they will not benefit children left behind by the education system....
21:34 2019-09-24

Labour won't win, says Tony Blair as he urges Jeremy Corbyn to avoid an election Tony Blair warned today that Jeremy Corbyn and his "small group of acolytes from the far-Left" would fail to win a general election and it is in the Labour Party's interest to wait until Brexit is sor...
01:00 2019-09-03

With potential to boost profits by up to 20 per cent, a woman’s place is at work, says UN labour agency Businesses perform better – sometimes by as much as 20 per cent – when they employ more women in top positions, UN labour experts said on Wednesday, warning nonetheless that most still pay lip-service...
23:51 2019-05-22

No deal would be disastrous. Labour must lead a national campaign to stop it | Owen Jones After alienating supporters with its Brexit stance, it can regain the initiative by blocking Boris Johnson’s dangerous fantasyOff a cliff they march: bowler hat-wearing, besuited Englishmen, left leg ...
14:00 2019-07-19

Labour peer Lord Brookman claimed £50,000 in expenses despite not speaking in Lords for year A Labour peer claimed nearly £50,000 in allowances over the space of a year despite not making any written or spoken statements in the House of Lords....
13:00 2019-05-31

"EVMs Transported By Child Labour": Tejashwi Yadav Attacks Poll Body RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav tweets photo of children carrying EVM boxes amid claims by opposition parties that BJP workers are tampering with the machines...
12:17 2019-05-22

Stewart: Dozen Tory MPs could back Labour move to stop no-deal Brexit Rory Stewart has told Sky News around a dozen Conservative MPs could rebel against the government as part of opposition moves to stop a no-deal Brexit on 31 October....
11:00 2019-09-01

Labour frontbencher Barry Gardiner denies second referendum is official Brexit policy A senior Labour frontbencher has denied the party's official stance on Brexit is to push for a second referendum despite a host of senior colleagues backing a new public vote....
18:01 2019-06-09

The future of work ‘with social justice for all’ tops agenda of centenary UN Labour conference The Centenary International Labour Conference got underway on Monday at the UN in Geneva, with ILO chief Guy Ryder, calling on hundreds of delegates from around the world to help “construct a future o...
00:34 2019-06-11

Uncertain ‘legal pot’ bill still smoldering in Albany Long-stalled efforts to legalize marijuana in New York state gained new life Tuesday as state Senators signaled progress towards a tentative agreement — despite less-than-stellar assessments from thos...
00:17 2019-06-19

Elizabeth Warren Proposes a Big New Tax on Lobbyists. But Is It Legal? As part of a broad-ranging set of plans meant to address government corruption, Sen. Elizabeth Warren proposed a new tax on lobbying on Wednesday, meant to discourage major corporations from spending ...
01:00 2019-10-03

Agent: Teams interested in AB, want legal info Antonio Brown's agents said he has had communication with interested teams, but people around the league believe that until the NFL's investigation into Brown is resolved, a deal is not likely to happ...
08:34 2019-09-22

Qualcomm Faces Legal, Chinese Headwinds Qualcomm is poised to report a year-over-year revenue slump and lower earnings. Investors will look for updates on the chip maker’s Federal Trade Commission case, China trade and 5G phones....
03:51 2019-08-01

He Wouldn’t Use Transgender Pronouns. It Became a U.K Legal Battle. A British agency employee said he would not address clients by their preference. A tribunal found his stance to be “incompatible with human dignity.”...
02:34 2019-10-04

Voluntary euthanasia becomes legal in Australian state CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Voluntary euthanasia has become legal in an Australian state more than 20 years after the country repealed the world’s first mercy-killing law for the terminally ill. ...
06:51 2019-06-19

US women prepare for future without legal abortion As US states make it ever more difficult to get an abortion, pro-choice activists gear up for court battles. Many are also bracing for a "post-Roe" America, where women might have to take abortion int...
12:51 2019-06-20

The Legal Argument That Could Destroy Uber Is About To Be Tested On October 23, an arbitrator will sit down in Uber’s New York office and hear arguments in a case that could determine the ride-hail giant’s future. It is not about the employment status of a single d...
21:17 2019-09-19

From eco benefits to legal status: everything you need to know about wearing hemp Forget rigid, dust-coloured sacks – an increasing number of fashion brands are incorporating ‘marijuana’s cousin’ into their designs thanks to its sustainability credentialsHemp could be an answer to ...
23:34 2019-10-02

The rights to Ms. Pac-Man are caught up in a messy legal battle Enlarge / This AtGames prototype cabinet is at the heart of a legal battle over the rights to Ms. Pac-Man. (credit: Bandai Namco court filing) The complicated rights situation behind Ms. Pac-Man is ...
20:00 2019-09-27

Missouri may become only U.S. state with no legal abortion provider Missouri is poised this week to become the only U.S. state without access to legal abortions as public health officials may refuse to renew the license of the last clinic in Missouri to perform the pr...
01:01 2019-05-29

Missouri May Become Only US State Without Access To Legal Abortions Missouri is poised this week to become the only US state without access to legal abortions as public health officials may refuse to renew the license of the last clinic in Missouri to perform the......
04:17 2019-05-29

Topshop's US landlords withdraw legal challenge Topshop owner Arcadia's restructuring plans are back on track, after the landlord of its flagship stores in New York withdrew its legal challenge to the process....
23:34 2019-08-27

E-cigarette makers' push to raise legal age to 21 may not be all it seems Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation later?Tobacco and e-cigarette lobbyists are pushing ...
12:51 2019-09-20

Neymar revisits Barcelona, but only for a legal dispute "Barcelona spent much of the close season trying to bring Neymar back to the club two years after he left to join Paris St Germain but on Friday the Brazilian\u0027s attempts to negotiate with his old...
22:34 2019-09-27

Tom Watson latest: Deputy leader hits back at bid to oust him amid fury of Labour MPs Labour deputy leader Tom Watson has hit back at a bid to oust him by abolishing his post, calling it a "sectarian attack" on the party's "broad church"....
13:51 2019-09-21

Ian Blackford says SNP has prepared vote of no confidence in Boris Johnson as he asks Labour and Lib Dems to back one Ian Blackford has said SNP MPs have prepared a vote of no confidence in the Prime Minister and has called on other opposition parties to back a move to oust Boris Johnson....
23:51 2019-10-13

John McDonnell says he cried with joy when Jeremy Corbyn reached Labour leadership shortlist in 2015 Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has admitted that he cries "all the time" and burst into tears when Jeremy Corbyn reached the Labour leadership shortlist in 2015....
15:17 2019-06-01

Mexico vows higher wages, labour rights in effort to speed up trade deal The USMCA, which would replace the $1 trillion North American Free Trade Agreement, risks getting bogged down in the 2020 U.S. presidential election race if U.S. lawmakers do not ratify it soon....
03:17 2019-10-09

Brexit news latest: Labour MPs warn Jeremy Corbyn must not stay neutral in new referendum Jeremy Corbyn sparked a fresh row with his party today by promising a new Brexit referendum after the next general election while refusing to say if he would back Leave or Remain....
18:51 2019-09-18

A wave of labour organizing is sweeping America. Will Democratic leadership catch on? | Malaika Jabali Despite this growing progressive fervor, Democrats have not put forth policies to show they stand with the workers enduring economic stagnation and a weakened social safety netWorkers are fed up. From...
09:34 2019-10-04

Brexit news latest: Keir Starmer says Labour will not vote for general election today Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said Labour is "not going to dance to Boris Johnson's tune" as the party vowed against voting for a general election today....
10:00 2019-09-05

Brexit: Labour delegates debate rival motions for and against Corbyn's strategy – live news Rolling coverage of the Labour conference in Brighton, including the debate to decide if the party will commit to campaigning for remain nowLabour rows over Brexit worsen before crucial votes at confe...
18:34 2019-09-23

Brexit: McDonnell says Labour would introduce 32-hour working week within decade – live news Rolling coverage of the Labour conference in Brighton, including the debate to decide if the party will commit to campaigning for remain now 2.03pm BST We have been getting some more information from ...
15:34 2019-09-23

Campaigner loses legal battle over Johnson's EU bus claim A campaigner trying to bring a private prosecution against the prime minister over his controversial EU referendum bus claim has lost a bid to take his fight to the Supreme Court....
01:00 2019-08-15

Puerto Rico's new governor faces legal challenge Puerto Rico's newly installed governor and its Senate president faced off on Tuesday in written arguments submitted to the island's supreme court, which will decide who is in charge of the bankrupt go...
03:34 2019-08-07

English classes, legal services cut for immigrant kids PHOENIX (AP) — The government has stopped reimbursing some contracted shelters for the cost of teaching immigrant children English-language courses and providing legal services and recreational activi...
20:17 2019-06-05

Japan minister says cryptocurrency donations to politicians are legal Japan’s internal affairs and communications minister has said cryptocurrency donations are legal in the country. The statement refers specifically to donations made to ministers or other politicians, ...
14:51 2019-10-08

The Latest: Ill. Senate OKs legal pot after home grow shift SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on action regarding recreational marijuana use (all times local): 7:05 p.m. Restrictions on home cultivation have helped marijuana legalization win Illinois Senate ...
02:17 2019-05-30

New York just made gravity knives legal. Here's why. Gov. Andrew Cuomo approved legislation removing gravity knives from the state's "dangerous weapons" category.        ...
21:34 2019-06-05

PM braced for result of legal challenge to parliament suspension A judgement in one of several legal challenges against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend parliament is due later, as the prime minister comes towards the end of a bruising week....
04:34 2019-09-06