Elections

Friday, April 26, 2019

Friday, April 26, 2019

Facebook to increase fact-checking ahead of EU elections

Facebook to increase fact-checking ahead of EU elections

Facebook has expanded its use of independent fact-checking groups in Europe ahead of the European Parliament elections.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Uri Geller claims responsibility for Commons leak

Uri Geller claims responsibility for Commons leak

The TV psychic Uri Geller has claimed responsibility for the leak that brought proceedings in the Commons to a halt earlier today.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Founder of Renew: The traditional parties are ‘not fit for purpose’

Traditional political parties ‘not fit for purpose’

Traditional political parties ‘not fit for purpose’

James Clarke, one of the founders of the political party Renew, has said that people feel the traditional parties are “not fit for purpose”, as Ian Austin became the ninth MP to leave the Labour party this week.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

'It shouldn't be a big deal for women to stand for election, but it is and needs to change', says Emily Thornberry

It's still a big deal for women to stand for election and that needs to change, says Emily Thornberry

It's still a big deal for women to stand for election, says Emily Thornberry

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry says we need to live in a world of free choice

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Minister resigns in Pakistan following deadly Islamist demonstrations

Minister resigns in Pakistan following deadly Islamist demonstrations

Minister resigns in Pakistan following deadly Islamist demonstrations

The protests were over the oath taken by election candidates

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says Parliament will decide whether to trigger independence declaration

Catalan leader says Parliament will decide whether to trigger independence

Puigdemont made the comments this afternoon