Corbyn’s refusal to meet with May could backfire

16 January 2019 20:35

Theresa May is riding on a temporary high after winning the confidence vote against her government by a majority of…

Corbyn moved too soon – and let May take over the House again

16 January 2019 19:17

Theresa May has won her no confidence vote, and by a decent margin – with a majority of 19. As…

Watch: ‘Shame on you’: Labour MPs shout down Michael Gove

16 January 2019 19:10

Michael Gove ended the no confidence debate in the Commons by denouncing Jeremy Corbyn. But perhaps unsurprisingly his criticism of…

The impossible choice Theresa May now faces to get her Brexit deal through

16 January 2019 17:51

What can we expect from the prime minister’s decision to speak with senior parliamentarians to gauge the kind of Brexit…

Jeremy Corbyn’s incompetence remains a reassuring certainty

16 January 2019 17:20

It looked exciting on paper. A massive defeat for the government. Their flagship policy not just sunk but blown to…

The Gillette advert has more to do with market control than #MeToo

16 January 2019 15:50

For those looking to an antidote to Gillette’s painful ‘The Best a Man Can Be’ advert I highly recommend browsing…

Corbyn gives May an easy ride at Prime Minister’s Questions

16 January 2019 13:30

Jeremy Corbyn decided to re-release his greatest hits at Prime Minister’s Questions today, starting with Brexit but then moving on…

Who can spare us from this Brexit disaster?

16 January 2019 12:54

God help us all, because no-one else can or will in these present circumstances. If you wished to apportion some…

How the world’s papers reacted to May’s Brexit vote defeat

16 January 2019 12:06

Theresa May appears as a dodo on the front page of today’s Sun. Unfortunately for the beleaguered Prime Minister, the…

Kenya’s terror threat is no worse than London’s

16 January 2019 11:14

Kenya is getting much better at tackling terrorist attacks, as we have seen in the Nairobi hotel siege which ended…

How tonight’s no confidence vote could help Theresa May

16 January 2019 11:04

Another day, another big vote in the Commons. But as with yesterday, there is a sense in Westminster that tonight’s…

Watch: Richard Burgon turns nasty

16 January 2019 10:39

When he first came to power, Jeremy Corbyn promised a ‘kinder’ politics and told Labour supporters to ‘treat people with…

Theresa May moves the market

15 January 2019 21:39

After suffering what could be the largest Commons defeat in over a hundred years – far surpassing anyone’s expectations, it’s…

Theresa May’s confidence vote problems will only get worse

15 January 2019 21:37

Theresa May is in a peculiar position after suffering the largest government defeat in history. Her Brexit plans look dead…

Watch: Matt Hancock’s disastrous attempt to defend Theresa May

15 January 2019 21:24

Theresa May made history tonight by notching up the largest defeat for a sitting government in British political history. But…

What options does Theresa May have left after this defeat?

15 January 2019 21:04

Westminster was braced for a heavy government defeat. But few were expecting a loss on this scale: 230 votes. It…

May’s disastrous defeat makes a Brexit delay inevitable

15 January 2019 20:28

There is no coming back for the Prime Minister’s Brexit deal from the scale of a defeat by 432 to…

The full list of 118 Tory MPs who voted against May’s Brexit deal

15 January 2019 20:05

Theresa May’s Brexit deal with the European Union has been defeated in the House of Commons by 202 votes to…

Theresa May’s Brexit deal rejected by MPs by 432 to 202 votes

15 January 2019 19:42

Theresa May’s Brexit deal has been decisively rejected by MPs who voted 432 to 202 against the Prime Minister’s withdrawal…

Has Theresa May just revealed her Brexit plan B?

15 January 2019 19:17

Theresa May has just finished a speech in which she made clear – without using those words – that the…

Labour MPs threaten to push Corbyn into supporting a second referendum

15 January 2019 17:21

Labour MPs who want a second referendum are threatening to table their own motion calling for one next week if…

Conservative MPs are running out of patience with Theresa May

15 January 2019 17:06

Westminster has been a febrile place for months, but today, as the meaningful vote on Theresa May’s Brexit vote approaches,…

Gillette and the rise of woke capitalism

15 January 2019 16:31

The politicisation of consumer products is one of the weirder developments of recent years. First, Oreos came out in support…

Why I’m not surprised that Prince Harry meditates

15 January 2019 15:58

Surprise! Prince Harry has let it be known that he meditates daily after being presented with a copy of Eight…