Day: March 12, 2019

Investigation launched as patient dies waiting to be treated at Midlands hospital

Ban on Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes over UK airspace

The UK has banned all arrivals, departures and overflights involving the Boeing 737 MAX 8 which crashed on Sunday killing all on board, on a flight between Ethopia and Kenya. A spokesperson for the CAA said: “As we do not currently have sufficient information from the flight data recorder we ...

Live: Campaigners descend on London to protest Donald Trump UK visit

Trump tweets false claim regarding climate change

The US president has tweeted a claim regarding climate change that is false.  He seemed to be tweeting a statement he watched on Fox News on Tuesday morning, writing, “Patrick Moore, co-founder of Greenpeace: “The whole climate crisis is not only Fake News, it’s Fake Science. There is no climate crisis, there’s ...

Labour baroness launches proposals to abolish Lords

Labour baroness launches proposals to abolish Lords

Scottish Labour delegates packed into a fringe event on democratic reform this weekend to hear bold proposals for a ‘new constitutional settlement’ under a Labour government. The meeting, co-sponsored by Unison Labour Link, the Red Paper Collective and Politics for the Many, saw Corbyn’s constitutional adviser launch key proposals (dubbed ...

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363 MPs set to spurn Theresa May’s Brexit deal

Theresa May’s Brexit deal will be rejected by 363 MPs today, according to spread betting firm Sporting Index. The under-fire Prime Minister faces a second vote in the House of Commons later today and they believe May will inevitably face more disappointment, predicting ‘ayes’ to be at 275. Following late ...