The newspaper acknowledges it was wrong to say he “could be directly implicated” in electoral fraud.
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The paper offers him publicity, and he is a perfect fit for its developing worldview.
It’s always tempting for politicians to outsource important decisions. But it doesn’t work.
Daggers are drawn yet again, as Arron Banks seeks to take the party over after the Stoke result undermined its leader.
A dedicated campaign manager is being hired.
He took a big gamble to get the People’s Army back on the front foot, and lost.
At best, sending him to Guantanamo failed – and at worst it backfired spectacularly.
Exports are up more than 70 per cent.
In the last year he has lost much of his grassroots support and a powerful patron, leaving him without political armour.
He and his Party are used to weathering negative coverage – even when it’s true.
It’s still winnable, but there are warning signs for the wider Party and its leadership.
Owen Jones is rewriting history.
The fantasy that the Kremlin is more sinned against than sinning was once the preserve of Corbyn’s hard left. We should stop the rot.
Cooper’s anger over unaccompanied child refugees should be targeted at Paris, Rome and Athens, not the Home Office
If we prioritise rescuing children from the incompetence of EU governments, that means children can be rescued from the slaughter of the Middle East.