Britain’s Labour leader sees ‚real problem’ of anti-Semitism in party

Britain’s Labour leader sees ‚real problem’ of anti-Semitism in party

FILE PHOTO: The leader of Britain’s Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn attends a housing policy event in London Thomson Reuters LONDON (Reuters) – The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, said on Friday there was a „real problem” of anti-Semitism in his party which he would root out, but he also hit back at…

John McDonnell, the Karl Marx fan who may be Britain’s next chancellor, told us about his surprisingly moderate economic plan for the UK

John McDonnell, the Karl Marx fan who may be Britain’s next chancellor, told us about his surprisingly moderate economic plan for the UK

LONDON — Critics of Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell know three things about him: The Little Red Book incident was two years ago. Today, the Labour Party is one to two percentage points behind the Conservatives in the opinion polls, having been 20 points behind the Tories little over a year ago. Labour did reasonably well…

Queen’s Club: Britain’s Cameron Norrie to play Stan Wawrinka on opening day

Queen’s Club: Britain’s Cameron Norrie to play Stan Wawrinka on opening day

Cameron Norrie is currently ranked 79 in the world 2018 Fever-Tree Championships on the BBC Venue: Queen’s Club, London Dates: 18-24 June Coverage: Watch live on BBC Two, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, Connected TVs, the BBC Sport website and app. British number two Cameron Norrie will play three-time Grand Slam winner Stan Wawrinka at…

Why Britain’s towns could help Theresa May win a snap general election

Why Britain’s towns could help Theresa May win a snap general election

LONDON —The next general election will be decided in Britain’s towns according to new research which suggests Labour could struggle to overturn Theresa May’s government in a snap election. With reports this week suggesting Conservative MPs are preparing for an election in the autumn, new research published on Tuesday suggest any contest will be decided…

WATCH: Britain’s Eurovision performance interrupted by stage invasion

WATCH: Britain’s Eurovision performance interrupted by stage invasion

United Kingdom’s SuRie performs „Storm” during the Grand Final of Eurovision Song Contest 2018 at the Altice Arena hall in Lisbon, Portugal, May 12, 2018. REUTERS/Pedro Nunes The UK Eurovision hopeful had her song interrupted after a man stormed the stage during Saturday’s live performance. SuRie had just taken to the stage to perform her…

RANKED: Britain’s millionaire entrepreneurs under the age of 30

RANKED: Britain’s millionaire entrepreneurs under the age of 30

Their young and rich. Unsplash / Nik MacMillan LONDON — The Sunday Times’ „Rich List,” the British paper’s annual ranking of the 1,000 richest individuals in the country, will be released Sunday. The paper has shared select rankings ahead of time, including a breakdown of the richest young entrepreneurs in Britain under the age of…

Prague Open: Britain’s Heather Watson loses to Anna Karolina Schmiedlova in straight sets

Prague Open: Britain’s Heather Watson loses to Anna Karolina Schmiedlova in straight sets

Watson lost both of her singles matches in Great Britain’s recent Fed Cup World Group play-off defeat to JapanBritain’s Heather Watson fell to her eighth successive defeat on the WTA Tour as Slovakia’s Anna Karolina Schmiedlova won 6-1 6-3 to reach the second round of the Prague Open. Watson, 25, has not won a WTA…

Why Britain’s vision for post-Brexit trade deals is probably an illusion

Why Britain’s vision for post-Brexit trade deals is probably an illusion

UK Trade Secretary Liam Fox. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Many Brexit-backers argue leaving the EU and moving away from European standards will make Britain a powerhouse of global trade. Australia is keen for a quick trade deal with Britain, according to reports this week. However, potential partners like Australia and the US are likely to make politically…