Jim Waterson • One year ago

Pro-Corbyn Websites Are Reconsidering Their Relationship With This Max Mosley-Backed Press Regulator

The likes of Skwawkbox and Evolve Politics are members of Impress, the press regulator funded by Max Mosley's family trust. Now that Labour says it will no longer accept donations from Mosley, some pro-Corbyn sites are reconsidering their membership.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

9 Things To Know About Ben Bradley's Tweet Libelling Jeremy Corbyn

The Conservative MP made a costly mistake when he alleged Jeremy Corbyn was paid by Czech spies – and accidentally set a new social media record.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

The Daily Telegraph Says Jeremy Corbyn Is "Creepy" And Compared Him To "An Old-School Soviet Stooge"

The Labour leader had attacked Britain's right wing newspapers in a video on Tuesday, promising his followers "change is coming". Now they're going all in on him.

Mark Di Stefano • One year ago

UKIP Is Facing Financial Ruin Over Legal Bill

The party can't currently afford to pay its leader – and now has to pay a large legal bill after one of its MEPs libelled three Labour politicians.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

The Government Has Spent £600,000 On An Online Extremism Detector, But No Major Websites Are Signed Up

Even the developers of the software admit it won't be deployed across Facebook, Twitter, or Google.

Mark Di Stefano • One year ago

This Pro-Saudi Tory MP Was Paid £15,000 For His Work On A Conference Criticising Qatar

Daniel Kawczynski, a strong defender of Saudi Arabia, took the money from the organisers of a Qatari opposition conference, which he also spoke at. He told the audience he was only attending to learn more from the individuals taking part.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

Donald Trump Tweeted About The "Broke" NHS After Nigel Farage Appeared On Fox & Friends

The tweet came minutes after Farage popped up on American TV.

Mark Di Stefano • One year ago

Facebook's News Feed Changes Have Britain's Political Parties Running Scared

One political strategist said: "It may just be that Facebook's way around all this is just 'pay us cash'."

Jim Waterson • One year ago

Labour Will Try To Force The Government To Publish Its Secret Brexit Analysis

Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer will use a vote on Wednesday to compel ministers to release the economic projections leaked to BuzzFeed News.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

All The Times The Brexit Minister Warned MPs Against Trusting Government Forecasts

Steve Baker was called to the House of Commons after the government's economic projections for Brexit were leaked to BuzzFeed News. He used the opportunity to criticise the accuracy of economic projections.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

A German Man Has Given Jeremy Corbyn A Rare Book Worth £7,000

Corbyn has decided to donate the first edition copy of J.S. Mill's On Liberty to a library.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

Donald Trump Will Finally Visit The UK Later This Year

But the president won't get a full-blown state visit hosted by the Queen.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

One Of The Men Who Organised The Presidents Club Event Has Lost His Government Job

David Meller has stepped down from his job at the Department for Education.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

UK Government Denies Failing To Protect Nuclear Scientist Stabbed To Death In Suspected Kremlin Hit

The British government has denied that it failed in its duty of care towards a state scientist who was found stabbed to death after his research helped connect the Kremlin to a high-profile assassination on British soil.

Heidi Blake • One year ago

This Is How UKIP Is Imploding In Fun And Innovative Ways

Henry Bolton is having the year from hell.

Jim Waterson • One year ago

Two Labour MPs Will Be Investigated Over Sexual Harrassment Claims

The accusations were made against Kelvin Hopkins and Ivan Lewis.

Hannah Al-Othman • One year ago

Peer Blames UK Government For Death Of State Scientist Stabbed In Suspected Kremlin Assassination

A member of Britain’s House of Lords has accused the UK government of failing to protect a top nuclear scientist after BuzzFeed News revealed his death was a suspected Russian hit.

Heidi Blake • One year ago
Jim Waterson • One year ago

Damian Green Has Been Sacked By Theresa May

The prime minister asked Green to resign after a Cabinet Office inquiry concluded he had broken the ministerial code.

Jim Waterson • One year ago