Political News

  • 30 August 2014

    THE Liberal Democrats have pledged to give fathers an extra four weeks' paternity leave under manifesto plans.

  • 30 August 2014

    CLAIMS and counter- claims have swirled around Westminster that not only Conservative but also Labour MPs are considering defecting to Ukip after Tory backbencher Douglas Carswell jumped ship and joined the anti-EU party.

  • 29 August 2014

    DAVID Cameron has declared that Russian President Vladimir Putin's claims to desire a peaceful solution to the crisis in Ukraine are "not credible" while tanks roll across the border.