Unite leadership contender Howard Beckett pulls out of race after series of scandals

  Unite leadership contender Howard Beckett who was suspended by Labour for saying Priti Patel should be deported and said the UK’s defence budget should pay for traveller sites pulls out of race Beckett was in election to succeed Len McCluskey as general secretary of UniteBut he has now withdrawn and said he will back … Read more

PM ‘lashed out at Priti Patel over migrant Channel crossings’

‘When is she going to sort this?’ Boris ‘lashed out at Priti Patel’ over migrant Channel crossings as ministers blame officials for failing to enforce policies Boris Johnson reportedly blasted Priti Patel over migrant Channel crossing surgeThe premier said to have demanded to know ‘when is she going to sort this out?’Almost 5,000 migrants have … Read more

Two men are charged over ‘racist’ social media video targeting Priti Patel 

Two men are charged over ‘grossly offensive’ and ‘racist’ social media video targeting Priti Patel Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) charged two men over ‘racist’ videoJake Henderson, 28, and Robert Cumming, 26, were accused of an offenceIt follows complaints in relation to a video targeting Home Secretary Priti Patel  By Emer Scully For Mailonline Published: 13:14 … Read more

Home Office WILL still deport two over-staying Indian migrants

The Home Office will still deport two over-staying Indian migrants despite them being released from a Home Office van in Glasgow during a protest last week. Lakhvir Singh, 34, and his friend  Sumit Sehdevi – both Sikhs originally from India -were arrested on suspicion of immigration offences in Edinburgh, having lived in the UK without leave to … Read more

Priti Patel reveals plans for up to 10,000 quarantine checks EVERY day

Families should expect a ‘knock on the door’ when they return from abroad, Priti Patel warned last night. The Home Secretary said enforcement was being stepped up to make sure travellers who visit amber-list countries such as France, Spain and Italy obey the ten-day quarantine rule. Officials have the capacity to carry out 10,000 home … Read more

Priti Patel reveals plans for up to 10,000 quarantine checks EVERY day

Families should expect a ‘knock on the door’ when they return from abroad, Priti Patel warned last night. The Home Secretary said enforcement was being stepped up to make sure travellers who visit amber-list countries such as France, Spain and Italy obey the ten-day quarantine rule. Officials have the capacity to carry out 10,000 home … Read more

Pakistani politician apologises for backing CNN journalist sacked for Hitler tweet

Mirza Shahzad Akbar, a top Pakistani politician who meets with UK government officials, lent support to sacked CNN reporter One of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s closest advisors has apologised after endorsing a TV journalist who said the world ‘needs a new Hitler’ amid clashes between Israel and Hamas. Mirza Shahzad Akbar, Mr Khan’s right-hand … Read more

Pakistani politician apologises for backing CNN journalist sacked for Hitler tweet

Mirza Shahzad Akbar, a top Pakistani politician who meets with UK government officials, lent support to sacked CNN reporter One of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s closest advisors has apologised after endorsing a TV journalist who said the world ‘needs a new Hitler’ amid clashes between Israel and Hamas. Mirza Shahzad Akbar, Mr Khan’s right-hand … Read more

Priti Patel condemns ‘shocking’ attack on police officer who suffered fractured skull and eye socket

Priti Patel condemns ‘shocking’ attack on police officer, 46, who suffered a fractured skull and eye socket after being attacked while responding to 999 call Priti Patel has condemned ‘shocking’ attack on police officer on Friday afternoonOfficer was taken to hospital for ‘serious injuries’ after responding to incident Relative said they suffered fractured skull and eye … Read more

Priti Patel condemns ‘shocking’ attack on police officer who suffered fractured skull and eye socket

Priti Patel condemns ‘shocking’ attack on police officer, 46, who suffered a fractured skull and eye socket after being attacked while responding to 999 call Priti Patel has condemned ‘shocking’ attack on police officer on Friday afternoonOfficer was taken to hospital for ‘serious injuries’ after responding to incident Relative said they suffered fractured skull and eye … Read more