Politics - Archive

May 2019 articles

City titan Martin Gilbert has talked up environment secretary Michael Gove as the next Conservative leader, dubbing him “amazing”. [...]

20 May

Investor and campaigner Dame Helena Morrissey has revealed she cast a postal vote for the Brexit party in the upcoming European [...]

20 May

Diverting from the EU’s financial regulations after Brexit will not deliver “an enormous economic dividend”, the City minister [...]

20 May

A joint parliamentary Committee today raised concerns that criminals could exploit loopholes in a new bill aimed at clamping [...]

20 May

After us, the deluge. These are the words not of our Prime Minister, but from another troubled time and uttered by Madame de [...]

20 May

The Australian Labor Party enjoyed a lead in over 50 consecutive polls in the run-up to the weekend’s general election, confirming [...]

20 May

Jeremy Corbyn has hinted that Labour could be prepared to accept freedom of movement if it were leading the Brexit negotiations [...]

19 May

Theresa May has promised to put a "new and improved" deal before MPs when they are asked to vote on the Withdrawal Bill in the [...]

19 May

There looks set to be a shock result in the Australian general election as leader of the opposition Labor party, Bill Shorten, [...]

18 May

The shadow Brexit secretary has called on the government to add a public vote to the Brexit legislation that MPs are set to vote [...]

18 May

Boris Johnson is by far and away the Tory members' preferred choice to replace Theresa May as the leader of the Conservative [...]

18 May

Sterling hit a four-month low today as talks broke down between Labour and the Tories over the future of Brexit. [...]

17 May

The cross-party talks between the Conservatives and Labour collapsed today in acrimonious circumstances. [...]

17 May

Prime Minister Theresa May said today that a lack of unity within the Labour party helped contribute to the failure of the cross-party [...]

17 May

Labour has pulled out of cross-party Brexit talks with the Conservatives, with leader Jeremy Corbyn saying the discussions have [...]

17 May