Dominic Cummings denies returning to Durham in doorstep interview

Boris Johnson’s chief aide Dominic Cummings said he did not travel to Durham a second time when he was asked by reporters on his doorstep, before going to Downing Street. Cummings has come under intense scrutiny following allegations he broke the government’s lockdown rules on several occasions after he and his wife contracted coronavirus UK … Read more Dominic Cummings denies returning to Durham in doorstep interview

Tory MP Steve Baker calls for Dominic Cummings to go

The Conservative MP Steve Baker has called for Dominic Cummings’ resignation over allegations Boris Johnson’s chief adviser broke the government’s lockdown rules on several occasions. In an interview with Sky’s Sophy Ridge, Baker said he did not see how the ‘this goes away unless Dominic goes’ Dominic Cummings must resign, says Tory MP Steve Baker Coronavirus – … Read more Tory MP Steve Baker calls for Dominic Cummings to go

MPs respond to Dominic Cummings lockdown breach

The Prime Minister’s top aide Dominic Cummings has denied that he broke the lockdown rules when he drove more than 250 miles to his parents’ home at the height of the COVID-19 outbreak. Many cabinet members have supported Mr Cummings’ decision to break lockdown, with Rishi Sunak MP among those who described the act as … Read more MPs respond to Dominic Cummings lockdown breach

Coronavirus briefing: £283m funding will be used to ‘keep bus and rail passengers safe’

In the daily government briefing, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps MP outlined plans to resume regular transport services.  He also announced that  a total of 36,675 people have died from coronavirus in the UK, up by 282 fatalities since yesterday across all settings. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Coronavirus briefing: £283m funding will be used to ‘keep bus and rail passengers safe’

UK contact-tracing phone app against coronavirus to miss deadline

The UK health secretary’s deadline to roll out a mobile phone app to trace and contact possible coronavirus infections has been delayed. Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to have a COVID-19 tracing system by June 1 in order to get businesses and schools going again. The app is being tested on the Isle of Wight … Read more UK contact-tracing phone app against coronavirus to miss deadline

Just months out from the election Todd Muller becomes new National Party leader

The Bay of Plenty MP rolled Simon Bridges and brings in Nikki Kaye as his deputy. Join the 6pm team as they bring you the latest news from here and overseas Daily at 6pm on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/one-news-at-6pm Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/1NEWSNZ Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/1newsnz Twitter – https://twitter.com/1NewsNZ

Potential ‘treason’ | Leaked tapes allegedly reveal ‘quid pro quo’ Poroshenko-Biden deal

Audio recordings released by Ukrainian MP Andrii Derkach allegedly offer confirmation that Joe Biden pressured former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to fire an attorney general in exchange for a billion-dollar loan. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/aheo Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow … Read more Potential ‘treason’ | Leaked tapes allegedly reveal ‘quid pro quo’ Poroshenko-Biden deal

This is Joe Biden’s best path to win in 2020

In 2016, Donald Trump won Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, three states Republican’s hadn’t won in years. While many believe Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s likeliest win would come from taking back the midwest, Chris Cillizza explains why that conventional wisdom may not be Biden’s best bet. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: Why the Midwest is not *the* … Read more This is Joe Biden’s best path to win in 2020

U.K. to Invest in New Vaccine Manufacturing Factory

May.21 — U.K. Conservative MP and House of Commons Science & Technology Committee Chair Greg Clark discusses AstraZeneca getting $1 billion to make a vaccine for coronavirus, the possibility of a vaccine and how the U.K. has handled the crisis so far. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

France: The limits of Macron’s “above the fray” style of presidency

#Macron #parliament “There’s a long tradition in #France that goes back to the Bonapartist idea of wanting to be above party, of wanting to link left and right. But it is very difficult to do. Because ultimately they are being pulled in different directions. De Gaulle wanted to be above party but he found himself … Read more France: The limits of Macron’s “above the fray” style of presidency

Decoding the viral video on coronavirus protests

A video went viral when Trump supporters began verbally attacking a local TV reporter at a coronavirus reopening protest in Long Island, New York. This video is being used by both sides — President Trump has retweeted the video at least three times — to argue their perspective on the shutdown. Chris Cillizza explains why … Read more Decoding the viral video on coronavirus protests

Trump could learn about leadership from Obama and Bush

Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush both faced difficult moments while in office, showing leadership when the country needed it most. Chris Cillizza explains what Donald Trump could learn from his predecessors during the coronavirus pandemic. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: How 2 ex-presidents showed what real leadership looks like https://www.cnn.com/2020/05/08/politics/barack-obama-george-w-bush-coronavirus-leadership/index.html Trump attacks Bush after … Read more Trump could learn about leadership from Obama and Bush

Coronavirus briefing: New guidelines on moving house during lockdown

Housing secretary Robert Jenrick MP details how moving house will work during lockdown as well as flexible working for the housing industry. Virtual viewings and rearrangements of moving dates are all part of the new plans on how to navigate moving house while staying safe from coronavirus. The housing secretary also detailed the need for … Read more Coronavirus briefing: New guidelines on moving house during lockdown

Should We Nationalise Our Care Homes? | Loose Women

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1VGTPwA MP’s from across the political parties are calling for care homes to be nationalised as the Covid-19 crisis pushes them to the brink of collapse. Ruth, Linda, Jane and Saira discuss whether nationalising care homes and having a ‘one size fits all’ approach is the best policy. From series 24, … Read more Should We Nationalise Our Care Homes? | Loose Women

Are the Government Putting the Economy over Health? | Good Morning Britain

The government have announced a new measure to start easing the coronavirus lockdown in the hope of getting the UK economy back up and running. But are the government prioritising the economy over the nation’s health? Michelle Dewberry, John Cauldwell and David Davis MP debate. Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Broadcast on 13/05/2020 Like, follow … Read more Are the Government Putting the Economy over Health? | Good Morning Britain