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UK Opposition leader evokes Gandhian spirit in speech on workers' rights

Addressing her first party conference in Brighton on Monday as in charge of the party’s foreign affairs brief, Lisa Nandy referenced her roots in India and power struggles.

published on : 28th September 2021

UK's Opposition Labour members pass motion declaring AUKUS 'dangerous'

Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer had backed the alliance when it was announced, saying: “Britain must look after our most important relationships.”

published on : 28th September 2021

UK Parliament debates Kashmir, India condemns Pakistani-origin MP's abusive language

The Boris Johnson government responded to the debate on Thursday by reiterating the UK government's unchanged stance on Kashmir as a bilateral issue.

published on : 24th September 2021

Oil-rich Norway goes to polls with climate on the agenda

A report in August from the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change predicting global floods and fires created a wave in Norway that has crested throughout this election campaign.

published on : 12th September 2021

'Imbecilic': Ex-UK leader Tony Blair slams Afghan withdrawal

Blair conceded that mistakes were made over the past two decades but added that military interventions can be noble in intent, especially when challenging an extreme Islamist threat.

published on : 22nd August 2021

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