PLP

News about The Parliamentary Labour Party fro the last 48hrs extracted from 75,000 publications

PLP

  • MP Nadine Dorries defends Kezia Dugdale on I'm A Celeb: 'Politicians are human beings' 23 Nov 2017 12:39 Metro Cafe Nadine Dorries is no stranger to I’m A Celebrity (Picture: ITV)Conservative MP Nadine Dorris has leapt to the defence of Kezia Dugdale after her arrival in the I’m A Celebrity jungle – saying politicians have every right to do reality TV. Nadine – who …
  • Ahir Shah: “The Empire is to Britain what the slave trade is to the United States” 23 Nov 2017 12:28 New Statesman One of the most thankless jobs in Whitehall belongs to the civil servant who runs the Budget “scorecard”. This document demonstrates the Treasury’s equivalent of Newton’s third law of physics: for every action, there must be an equal and opposite reaction …
  • Does Universal Credit really need to force you to “self-certify” you’re dying? 23 Nov 2017 12:25 New Statesman One of the most thankless jobs in Whitehall belongs to the civil servant who runs the Budget “scorecard”. This document demonstrates the Treasury’s equivalent of Newton’s third law of physics: for every action, there must be an equal and opposite reaction …
  • The Autumn Budget 2017 has quietly given low-paid workers a pay cut 23 Nov 2017 12:25 New Statesman Former Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale's decision to head to the Australian outback and join I'm a Celebrity took almost everyone in Scottish politics by surprise when it leaked last Friday. And some seemed immediately desperate to underline …
  • The right loves free markets, except when they hurt the Daily Mail 23 Nov 2017 12:11 New Statesman One of the most thankless jobs in Whitehall belongs to the civil servant who runs the Budget “scorecard”. This document demonstrates the Treasury’s equivalent of Newton’s third law of physics: for every action, there must be an equal and opposite reaction …
  • Theresa May raises £3.7million after election disaster 23 Nov 2017 11:26 Mail on Sunday Theresa May racked up donations worth almost £4million between July and September despite the election disaster, new figures revealed today.  The Tory coffers were bolstered by a £1million bequest and donors continued to hand over cash despite questions …
  • Kezia Dugdale has faced ‘rats and snakes’ at Holyrood ahead of jungle debut 23 Nov 2017 11:11 Evening News LOTHIAN MSP Kezia Dugdale has said she encountered “a few rats and snakes” in her time at Holyrood as she appears on I’m a Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! The former Scottish Labour leader spoke out as she prepared to enter the jungle for the hit ITV …
  • Hammond faces a challenge Osborne never did: Tory MPs are becoming austerity Nimbys 23 Nov 2017 10:04 New Statesman One of the most thankless jobs in Whitehall belongs to the civil servant who runs the Budget “scorecard”. This document demonstrates the Treasury’s equivalent of Newton’s third law of physics: for every action, there must be an equal and opposite reaction …
  • Kezia Dugdale says politics is ‘her life’ ahead of I’m A Celebrity debut 22 Nov 2017 23:45 Scotsman Former Labour leader Kezia Dugdale says she has no intention of quitting politics as she gets ready to appear on I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! The MSP, who led her party until three months ago, has split opinion with her decision to appear on the …
  • Meet I'm a Celebrity 2017's two new arrivals 22 Nov 2017 23:42 Digital Spy Good news, I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! fans: two new arrivals are on their way into the jungle at this very moment, following the shock removal of Jack Maynard on Tuesday. Ant and Dec revealed the big news during the final moments of tonight …
  • HOLY FATHER, SONS AND KINDRED COUP SPIRITS at FLP Convention: Jone Dakuvula on Transparency, Accountability and Governance in Fiji 22 Nov 2017 19:18 Fiji Leaks   "The public impression is that the person who makes all the decisions of this [FFP] government is the “Minister for Everything” Mr Aiyaz Khaiyum.  He is the elephant in the room. The rogue elephant." Jone Dakuvula to FLP convention By Jone …
  • Assembly retrieving equipment from CNRP 22 Nov 2017 17:10 Phnompenh Post The National Assembly has started taking back any equipment, including cars and laptops, used by former opposition lawmakers in light of the party’s dissolution last week, a parliamentary spokesman confirmed. The Cambodia National Rescue Party was …
  • Brian Monteith: Why Kezia needs to shout ‘Get me out of here’ 22 Nov 2017 14:43 Evening News Why should we bother if it’s a great ­embarrassment to the ­Labour Party that one of its MSPs – and former Scottish leader to boot, Kezia Dugdale – should need three weeks away from her real job when she’s only just come back from the parliament’s October …
  • Kezia Dugdale to face party questions after I’m a Celeb 22 Nov 2017 14:43 Evening News Kezia Dugdale does not face suspension for going on ITV’s I’m a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! despite flying to Australia to join the reality TV show without her party’s permission. The former Scottish Labour leader will face questions from the party …
  • Scottish-born Sikh's 'torture' in Punjab raised in UK parliament 22 Nov 2017 14:03 Deccan Chronicle London: The UK government on Tuesday said that it would take “extreme action” if any British citizen is being tortured as the case of a Scottish-born Sikh man, Jagtar Singh Johal, who has been jailed in India, was raised in the House of Commons. Jagtar …
  • Labour MSPs decide not to suspend Kezia Dugdale over jungle jaunt 22 Nov 2017 14:03 Press and Journal Kezia Dugdale’s colleagues have decided not to suspend the former Scottish Labour leader over her “unauthorised” appearance on “I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!”. The Lothian MSP will instead be “interviewed” upon her return from the Australian jungle …
  • Kezia Dugdale in jungle to promote 'Labour values' 22 Nov 2017 13:44 BBC Image copyright TeamKez Twitter Image caption Ms Dugdale recorded a video for constituents before flying to Australia MSP Kezia Dugdale has insisted she is going on "I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!" to promote "Labour values…
  • Letters to the Editor: Griffin's vision being ruined by short-sightedness 22 Nov 2017 13:29 Sydney Morning Herald Unlike Ryan Hemsley apparently (Letters, November 21), I miss [Walter Burley] Griffin's formalised shorelines for the three central lake basins. It's good that West Basin is now getting a northern one, providing the reclamation component is not …
  • Which individuals have sponsored a professional club's shirt? 22 Nov 2017 13:21 The Guardian “Guitar-toting indie tyro Jake Bugg is sponsoring Notts County’s kit throughout November. Is this the first time an individual has been a professional club’s shirt sponsor?” poses Gregg Bakowski. “Gregg Bakowski need not have been a detective to find at …
  • Who is Philip Hammond and what is his net worth? Profile of the Chancellor of the Exchequer as he delivers Budget 2017 22 Nov 2017 12:58 Mirror Philip Hammond is delivering his second Budget as Chancellor of the Exchequer. He once made a name for himself as a quiet, unassuming minister. Not what you'd call a showman. In fact, he was nicknamed Spreadsheet Phil. But now he's fighting for …