Voices of Scotland: Richard Leonard is the man to deliver
Voters want Scottish Labour to move, and we must listen. Where they want us to move is where Leonard has stood his whole life, writes LESLEY BRENNAN ...
Unite challenges Mexican ambassador over inaction on Ayotzinapa disappearances
UNITE international officer Clare Baker presented a letter to the Mexican ambassador today, highlighting the union’s “deepest concern” over 43 students missing — presumed murdered — since September 2014.
The letter from Unite leader Len McCluskey notes “human rights violations carried out by law enforcement authorities” in the past, ...
May’s woes are of her own making
Don't trust Putin's kleptocrats – Russia needs socialism
Veteran Russian communist DR SLAVA TETEKIN talks to John Foster about how Russians today view the former Soviet Union and attitudes towards Vladimir Putin ...
Oxford Circus panics amid false reports of gunshots
GUNSHOTS were reported yesterday in Oxford Circus, swarming with Black Friday shoppers, but the Met said they found no evidence of shots being fired.
Armed officers had earlier told...
Bath University head refuses to step down over excessive pay
STAFF and students at Bath University expressed anger yesterday after its vice-chancellor refused to stand down in a row over excessive pay.
Dame Glynis Breakwell narrowly survived a vote...
Newly elected Tory MPs cosy up to Saudi sheikhs on paid-for Gulf jollies
SOLOMON HUGHES finds a gaggle of Tories spending plenty of time ‘fact-finding’ with dodgy Saudi royals...
‘The world was a liar and I had too much to say to listen to its prejudice’
Self-confessed saucepot PENNY PEPPER talks to Felicity Collier about the life experiences informing her recently published memoir...