Labour Party

UK Labour Party accused of 'divisive' politics with poll leaflet featuring PM Modi

The leaflet shows PM Modi in a handshake with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the G7 Summit in 2019 with the message 'Don't risk a Tory MP who is not on your side'.

published on : 29th June 2021

Former UK speaker John Bercow defects to Labour Party with attack on PM Boris Johnson

The former MP said the Conservative Party under Johnson was 'reactionary, populist, nationalistic and sometimes even xenophobic'.

published on : 20th June 2021

UK's Conservative Party strikes early blow to opposition Labour Party in elections

The results of Thursday's election in Hartlepool showed the Conservative candidate Jill Mortimer winning with 15,529 votes, or nearly 52% of the vote.

published on : 7th May 2021

Farm law stir: British MP raises concern over NIA notices to farmers

Earlier, Dhesi sent a letter, signed by over 100 MPs and Lords, to the PM on the ongoing farmers' protests, asking him to raise this matter with his Indian counterpart.

published on : 20th January 2021

COVID-19: UK Opposition Leader Keir Starmer self-isolates for second time

The Opposition leader has previously had to self-isolate in mid-September when a member of his household showed possible symptoms of the deadly virus.

published on : 6th December 2020

Indian-origin peer Lord Meghnad Desai resigns from Labour Party over racism

The Labour Party has been plagued by allegations of antisemitism over the years, with its disastrous electoral defeat in the December 2019 election also linked to the crisis.

published on : 20th November 2020

Muslims report Islamophobia in UK's Labour Party

Forty-four per cent said they do not believe the party takes the issue of rising Islamophobia seriously, and 48 per cent said they have lost confidence in the party's complaints structures.

published on : 15th November 2020