Baroness Warsi

How Sayeeda Warsi duped The Times

20 June 2016 10:00

Today The Times have splashed on the revelation that Baroness Warsi is defecting from Out to In as a result…

Baroness Warsi defects to ‘Remain’: ‘Leave aren’t the kind of people I’d get on a night bus with’

20 June 2016 7:42

Baroness Warsi hasn’t always been one to help out the Prime Minister when he’s in a spot of bother. But…

Mini Election: Sajid Javid on appealing to ethnic minorities and negative campaigning

23 March 2015 15:51

The Conservative party still doesn’t attract enough ethnic minorities. In this week’s Mini Election video, I visit Essex to speak…

Baroness Warsi uses her retirement to provoke British Jews

18 November 2014 17:27

If anyone ever wondered what the over-promoted, incapable and incompetent Baroness Sayeeda Warsi was planning to do in retirement, now we…

The Prime Minister and Baroness Warsi clashed over the government's counter-extremism strategy while the minister was on a plane. Picture: Getty

Baroness Warsi’s parting shot contains a serious warning for the Tories

10 August 2014 14:45

Baroness Warsi’s interview with the Sunday Times and Independent on Sunday is, unsurprisingly, not just about her discomfort with the…

How long before self-publicising Baroness Warsi pops up in another party?

7 August 2014 16:11

At the impressive Westminster Abbey vigil to mark the centenary of the first world war on Monday night, there was…

Podcast: Boris is back, Baroness Warsi’s resignation and the demise of the ‘nice girl’

7 August 2014 10:35

Here comes Boris! After he announced yesterday that he will stand as an MP in 2015, the next Tory leadership…

Post-Warsi reshuffle kills off ‘senior minister of state’

6 August 2014 11:53

Baroness Warsi’s shoes have now been filled. Her ministerial roles have been divvied up, with Baroness Anelay appointed Minister of…

Warsi resignation: David Cameron replies

5 August 2014 16:24

Dear Sayeeda, Thank you for your letter today, in which you set out your reasons for resigning from the Government.…

Tory minister: Govt ‘failure’ on Gaza is sowing seeds of General Election defeat

5 August 2014 11:17

One of the risks of Sayeeda Warsi’s resignation was that it would encourage other ministers uneasy about the government’s response…

Baroness Warsi’s resignation letter: the key points

5 August 2014 10:43

Now that Baroness Warsi has revealed her letter to the Prime Minister in which she resigns over Gaza, here are…

Baroness Warsi resigns

5 August 2014 9:18

After disagreeing with the Prime Minister on a great deal for a great while, Baroness Warsi has this morning resigned…

There aren’t enough normal people in Cabinet – male or female

13 July 2014 14:02

Well, it’s looking good for Esther, Liz and Priti, isn’t it? The one handle most of us have by now…

The Prime Minister and Baroness Warsi clashed over the government's counter-extremism strategy while the minister was on a plane. Picture: Getty

‘Hopeless’ Warsi ‘resisting’ David Cameron’s fight against extremism

8 July 2014 15:43

The government has failed to produce an adequate strategy to tackle non-violent extremism because the minister in charge of it…

The Prime Minister and Baroness Warsi clashed over the government's counter-extremism strategy while the minister was on a plane. Picture: Getty

David Cameron’s mile-high fight

28 April 2014 15:52

How does a Prime Minister get a recalcitrant minister to agree to something? Well, if it’s not going to make…

Knives out for Warsi in reshuffle

28 March 2014 15:04

After a few weeks of Boris vs George, Conservatives are now starting to gossip about something a little more immediate:…

Reshuffle gongs peeve MPs

6 September 2012 17:56

David Cameron swore the sacked ministers he was conferring honours on to secrecy  before announcing the accolades last night at…

Baroness Warsi begs

1 September 2012 13:10

You know the story: Baroness Warsi is to be relieved of her duties as co-Chairman of the Conservatives. That at…

Warsi cleared of expenses allegations

26 July 2012 13:09

The Lords Commissioner for Standards has cleared Baroness Warsi of allegations that she wrongly claimed expenses for staying rent-free with…

Cameron’s reshuffle dilemmas

6 June 2012 22:00

When David Cameron reshuffles his top team, one of the questions he’ll have to answer is what relationship he wants…

Cameron’s Warsi-related problems

6 June 2012 13:00

David Cameron finds himself in the same boat as Dr Frankenstein. Baroness Warsi, a political creation designed to bring Toryism…

Warsi hauled up – but why not Hunt?

4 June 2012 19:00

It turns out that there is a minister in the Cameron cabinet who can say sorry. Following the second week…

The reshuffle is approaching

4 June 2012 11:30

One of the issues that David Cameron is contemplating at the moment is the timing of the reshuffle. I hear…

Where are Cameron’s praetorians?

18 July 2011 15:56

One of the striking things about the wall to wall hackgate coverage on the 24 hours news channels is the…

A month to go and still none the wiser

3 April 2011 18:02

It’s supposed to be the day of rest, but there’s no rest for the wicked. The two sides of the…