Sadiq Khan

Zac Goldsmith has nothing to be ashamed of

6 May 2016 18:50

It’s disappointing to see how many Tories are buying into Labour’s spin about Zac Goldsmith having fought a ‘dog whistle’…

Sadiq Khan wins the London mayoral race

6 May 2016 18:13

Sadiq Khan is the new Mayor of London. After what seemed like an eternal wait, withs second preferences counted, he…

The Spectator podcast: Erdogan’s Europe

6 May 2016 16:54

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Election results: what you need to know

6 May 2016 13:00

Summary: Sadiq Khan becomes Mayor of London. SNP fail to win a majority. Scottish Tories become second largest party in Scottish…

May 2016 elections: The Spectator guide

4 May 2016 18:38

Britain goes to the polls this week, as electoral contests take place in London, Scotland, Wales and across England. They’re…

PMQs Sketch: Next stop, extremist Labour

4 May 2016 16:56

Cameron hi-jacked today’s PMQs with a show of calculated brutality masked as high dudgeon. Feeble, whey-haired Corbyn obeyed the commands…

Zac Goldsmith’s London campaign has been a toe-curling embarrassment

4 May 2016 15:29

Zac Goldsmith spent almost every day out on the stump during his London mayoral campaign dressed in the formal dark…

Why won’t Labour go for Zac Goldsmith’s non-dom jugular?

3 May 2016 9:51

Trailing in the polls with three days to go until the London mayoral elections, Zac Goldsmith continues to attack his…

Is it ‘Islamophobic’ to draw attention to Sadiq Khan’s links with extremists?

2 May 2016 9:28

Zac Goldsmith came in for a fair amount of criticism yesterday after writing a piece in the Mail on Sunday…

The Spectator podcast: When the right goes wrong

30 April 2016 8:30

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Corbyn’s disgraced aide gets behind Sadiq Khan’s campaign

29 April 2016 14:14

Throughout his London mayoral bid, Sadiq Khan has been at pains to distance himself from Jeremy Corbyn. Although Khan was…

The Spectator podcast: When the right goes wrong

28 April 2016 8:10

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Seumas Milne fails to help Sadiq Khan’s cause

25 April 2016 15:52

In recent weeks, Labour’s Sadiq Khan has faced flak over his decision to share platforms with extremists. In a recent Evening…

Lord Sugar savages Sadiq Khan: ‘he has single-handedly wrecked the Labour Party’

24 April 2016 15:08

As Sadiq Khan continues to lead the polls in the mayoral race, the Labour candidate has managed to brush off…

John Travolta proves to be a thorn in Sadiq Khan’s side

22 April 2016 16:23

As Sadiq Khan continues to face flak over his links to unsavoury characters, even a night at home in front of…

PMQs: David Cameron brings up Sadiq Khan’s extremist links

20 April 2016 13:39

Today’s PMQs was a reminder that the old fashioned approach of detailed, forensic questioning on a single topic works best.…

Did Zac Goldsmith pick up some tips on tackling extremism from Yvette Cooper?

19 April 2016 10:58

During last night’s BBC mayoral debate, Zac Goldsmith was asked whether he had run a racist campaign against Sadiq Khan —…

BBC mayoral debate: Sadiq and Zac try to set the record straight over ‘extremism’ allegations

18 April 2016 23:45

As the European referendum campaign gains momentum, the London mayoral election has had to take a backseat in recent weeks when it…

Sadiq Khan’s London property pledge on shaky ground

14 April 2016 18:39

As part of Sadiq Khan’s London mayoral bid, the Labour candidate has rallied against foreign investors buying up London property.…

Zac Goldsmith’s extremist attack line backfires

14 April 2016 12:19

It’s not turning out to be a great week for Zac Goldsmith. While the Conservative MP continues to lag behind Labour’s…