The Ukip leadership battle is underway and candidates are on the offensive—against each other. Suzanne Evans, Paul Nuttall, Raheem Kassam and John Rees-Evans had announced their plans to stand as Socialist Worker went to press.
Nia Griffith is one of those who quit the shadow cabinet, only to return following Jeremy Corbyn’s re-election as Labour leader.
Mazher Mahmood, known as the “Fake Sheikh”, has been found guilty of conspiring to pervert the course of justice.
The US military paid a British PR firm over half a billion dollars in the wake of the 2003 Iraq invasion to create fake terrorist videos in a covert operation.
Scotland Yard has lost 13 unsolved murder files and is considering whether they were destroyed by corrupt cops.
The market is a wonderful thing.
Swine of Chipping Norton is ready to live high on the hog
The Scottish National Party (SNP)’s vision for Scotland includes much corporate lobbying.
Poor old Owen Smith can’t stop putting his foot in his mouth.
Locking people up in jail for having opinions the government doesn’t like isn’t enough for justice secretary Liz Truss.
The people hired by big companies to decide how much bosses should get paid are earning around £170,000 for attending a handful of meetings.
Chief constables and senior officers are grabbing tens of thousands of pounds in expenses—on top of huge salaries.
David Cameron’s legacy is as it should be. A load of honours for his mates.
Tory corruption is to be kept secret. Two files entitled “Cementation contract: Mark Thatcher and the Omanis” are listed as being “retained” for 65 years. Two others were “temporarily retained” with no release date.
David Cameron lined up his former chief of staff to become Britain’s new ambassador to France.
Troublemaker was shocked to hear the results of this year’s Sats tests for primary school children. Nearly half failed to meet government targets in reading, writing and maths.
The Conservative party’s biggest donor, the telecoms giant Lycamobile, has been raided by French police on suspicion of money laundering and tax fraud.
Police informants were involved in planning and executing a sectarian attack in which six people were shot dead in a bar in Northern Ireland as they watched a World Cup match in 1994.
A former senior aide to prime minister David Cameron has been convicted of downloading pictures of girls as young as ten in sexual poses.
The Tory expenses scandal keeps ticking. So police have been given extra time to investigate a range of election fraud allegations against Tory MPs.