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Rochdale residents: we don’t want a Gaza by-election

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
But those living in the Manchester mill town do not see it that way ... It is rare for a foreign issue to become so central to a British political campaign ... Related articles. POLITICS . Q&A ... Geraldine Scott. , Senior Political Correspondent ... POLITICS ... .
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MPs used to fear an angry letter. Now it might be a brick or acid

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
It was like a petting zoo for people in suits. But last week that all changed. There was an eruption ... Details of this political enormity were splashed over the pages of every newspaper ... POLITICAL SKETCH ... Tom Peck ... POLITICS ... , Chief Political Correspondent ... .
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Spiking is a modern scourge. We need to take it seriously

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
Sharon Gaffka, a Love Island star, who has turned campaigner against drink-spiking. PALACE LEE/SPLASH NEWS ... “that is the hardest thing to deal with.”Sponsored ... Behind the. Related articles. COURTS ... , Crime Correspondent ... , Senior Political Correspondent. .
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Sunak’s out of fashion, so who’s hot on his heels to replace him?

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
On Monday evening, Kemi Badenoch held a drinks do for Conservative MPs ... Those present included Badenoch allies, Brexiteer MPs and several spies ... Related articles ... , ... , ... POLITICS IN DEPTH ... ... ... POLITICS ... , Political Editor . ... , Chief Political Correspondent ..
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Our great challenge: protect MPs and the right to protest

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
The Speaker, Sir Lindsay Hoyle, centre, made a mistake in accepting amendments from both Labour and the Tories. HANNAH MCKAY/WPA POOL/GETTY IMAGES ... Related articles ... ,. Harry Yorke ... POLITICS ... , Political Editor . ... POLITICS ... , Chief Political Correspondent. .
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Europe worries for ‘defenceless’ Ireland amid hybrid warfare threat

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
Leo Varadkar delivered an eloquent address at the Munich Security Conference, articulating Ireland’s reassessment of its stance on neutrality and security policies ... Related articles ... , Political Correspondent ... , Crime & Security Correspondent. .
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Readers’ poll: should the right to demonstrate be restricted to protect MPs?

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
Reports have suggested that Just Stop Oil protesters plan to target politicians’ homes before the next election ... Related articles. UK NEWS. Stop eco ‘thugs’ from targeting MPs homes, police told ... , ... , ... POLITICS ... POLITICS ... , Senior Political Correspondent. .
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Either the Speaker bowed to the mob or to Keir Starmer. He must go

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
When Charles I entered the chamber of the House of Commons to arrest five troublesome MPs in January 1642, the Speaker, William Lenthall, told him ... Lenthall thus became the exemplar Speaker for all time ... POLITICS ... , Chief Political Correspondent. .
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Inside Britain’s hidden drink-spiking epidemic

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
Two weeks after it happened, Sharon Gaffka called the hospital ... She remembers what she was wearing — T-shirt, jeans and trainers — and what she drank — one bellini cocktail. Sponsored ... Related articles. HEALTH ... , Senior Political Correspondent ... .
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How Ireland is a key cog in South American cartel’s drug operations

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2024
The search of the freight container at Ringaskiddy Port in Cork began like any other routine inspection conducted by customs officers and gardai. Their objective was clear ... HENRY ROMERO/REUTERS ... Related articles ... Michael McNiffe ... political correspondent ... .
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GB News is being allowed to break impartiality rules, say senior TV figures

The Observer 25 Feb 2024
... to include other political views ... Jon Sopel, a former BBC News chief political correspondent who spent eight years as its North America editor, said ... One former senior ITV political news executive said.
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Three female MPs given taxpayer-funded bodyguards over safety fears

The Times/The Sunday Times 24 Feb 2024
Three female politicians have been given taxpayer-funded bodyguards and cars amid growing concerns about MPs’ safety ... Related articles. Video Icon ... , Political Editor . ... POLITICS ... , Crime Correspondent . ... , Political Editor ... POLITICS ... , Political Editor . ... .
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I thought Reform’s rally would be a circus. It was more of a wake

The Times/The Sunday Times 24 Feb 2024
It’s the first sunny Saturday of the year at Doncaster racecourse as Richard Tice takes to the stage at Reform UK’s spring conference ... “And we are the righteous. We are the reformers.”Sponsored ... POLITICS ... , Chief Political Correspondent ... .
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Instagram’s uneasy rise as a news site

Ekathimerini 24 Feb 2024
“For many people, they have the chefs that they trust, the doctors they trust and then there’s a category of news and information they trust,” said Jessica Yellin, a former chief White House correspondent for CNN.
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Breaking down the new U.S. sanctions on Russia

CBS News 24 Feb 2024
The U.S. on Friday issued its largest sanctions package against Russia since Moscow invaded Ukraine two years ago. CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O'Keefe has more ... .
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