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April 17, 2018 8:15 AM Corbyn SAVAGED: Labour leader accused of weakness and hypocrisy BY OWN MPs over Syria

LABOUR PARTY leader Jeremy Corbyn faced savage criticism in the House of Commons on Monday for the way he has handled the Syria crisis. Theresa May defended her decision for the UK to join a military coalition with the US and France with airstrikes on Syria on Friday evening. The British strikes were in response the alleged chemical weapons attack from President 9

April 17, 2018 7:46 AM 'I'm not paying!' George Galloway refuses to pay BBC licence fee over bias claims

GEORGE Galloway has declared he will no longer pay for the BBC - because he claims it is biased. In 2018, the Labour leader warned media “change is coming” when they, again, shone a spotlight on the unsavoury views of parts of his cult following. Although Mr Corbyn accepts that there are “pockets of anti-semitism” on the British left, he resents that mainstream 9

April 13, 2018 8:03 AM Syria gas attack 2018 LIVE: West braces itself for military intervention

Britain could begin a bombing campaign in Syria after Bashar al-Assad's use of chemical weapons on his own people last week. Theresa May won the backing of her Cabinet to intervene in the conflict last night, although Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron both said no 'final decision' has been made on Syria. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has accused May of 'waiting 2

April 12, 2018 5:54 PM Momentum-backed Labour candidate dismissed 2,500 McDonald's jobs as s***, branded the Royal Family 'scroungers' and claimed Waitrose shoppers were 'scum' in Twitter rants

A Labour candidate fighting for a marginal seat ranted online about 's***' jobs at McDonalds, Waitrose shoppers being 'scum' and 'scroungers in the Royal Family. Jane Aitchison's Twitter tirades were exposed just days after she was selected to fight Pudsey in West Yorkshire. The Momentum-backed candidate apologised tonight for her 'unbecoming' language 1

April 9, 2018 5:28 PM Revealed: How Peter Dutton tabled slashing immigration by 20,000 last YEAR

A plan to cut Australia's immigration by 20,000 was scuttled by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull despite likely public support. Peter Dutton proposed reducing the cap on annual permanent immigration from its record 190,000 to 170,000 to cabinet last year. The Immigration Minister was spurred on by widespread concern about the effects of mass new arrivals

April 3, 2018 3:11 PM Jewish leader claims Jewdas is ‘a source of VIRULENT antisemitism’ amid Corbyn uproar

BOARD of Deputies president Jonathan Arkush launched a brutal attack on “radical” left-wing organisation Jewdas and claimed the group is a “source of virulent antisemitism”. A spokesman for the Labour Party said that Mr Corbyn was “invited to a Passover Seder with Jewish members of his local community”. The spokesman said: "He wrote to the Board of Deputies 31

April 3, 2018 12:12 PM David Miliband calls on EU to allow half a million refugees to resettle in Europe

DAVID Miliband urged the European Union to stop “playing catch up” with the refugee crisis and step up its efforts to tackle it by bringing in half a million refugees over the next five years, a proposal likely to anger many EU state members. International Rescue Committee (IRC) chairman Mr Miliband's proposal would see the number of people welcomed 17

April 3, 2018 3:59 AM Jeremy Corbyn in new row over relations with Jewish community

Jeremy Corbyn has become embroiled in a fresh row over relations with the Jewish community, on the day Labour’s new general secretary takes office with a brief to improve the handling of anti-Semitism allegations. The Guido Fawkes website reported that Mr Corbyn attended a meeting of a radical left-wing group called Jewdas, which has criticised mainstream 5

April 2, 2018 11:03 PM Fruits of their labour! Couple create a playful pregnancy album comparing the size of their growing baby to different types of food

A father-to-be created a touching pregnancy video documenting the size of his growing baby by comparing it to different foods. Danny Bortfeld, an actor from Berlin, took a photo nearly every week of his fiancee Marlen Lalo's pregnancy before they welcomed daughter Luna in April 2017. The excited couple used seeds, fruits and vegetables to serve as visual

April 2, 2018 5:02 AM Ex-Labour candidate sparks outrage with claim voting Tory is 'unchristian'

A LABOUR candidate will not run for election after causing outrage by distributing a leaflet claiming it was “unchristian” to vote Tory. It is understood that Vikas Pai, who was set to contest the Heaton and Lostock seat in May’s council election, has also now left the party. Mr Pai’s election fliers, depicting Jesus clearing the temple of money-lenders 5