Boris Johnson attacked for defending Priti Patel amid bullying claims

Boris Johnson has failed to confirm if he knew bullying allegations had been levelled against Priti Patel before appointing her as home secretary. The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, accused the prime minster of having ‘no shame in defending bullying’ in his government as he pushed for an independent investigation. Corbyn said the latest allegations that Patel bullied … Read more Boris Johnson attacked for defending Priti Patel amid bullying claims

LIVE: Workers to get statutory sick pay from first day off work to limit coronavirus spread says PM

Boris Johnson faces questions from MPs as Chief Medical Officer Chris Whitty said a UK epidemic of coronavirus is likely. The Prime Minister’s Home Secretary Priti Patel has also faced a growing number of allegations of bullying as Sir Philip Rutnam who dramatically quite his role as Home Office permanent secretary has begun legal proceedings … Read more LIVE: Workers to get statutory sick pay from first day off work to limit coronavirus spread says PM

Domestic Abuse Survivor Reacts to New Government Bill | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF An estimated two million people are victims of domestic abuse in the UK – a despicable crime that’s all too common but today, the government launches its new Domestic Abuse Bill which Home Secretary Priti Patel told us will provide better protection to victims and services. Survivor Mel Clarke was … Read more Domestic Abuse Survivor Reacts to New Government Bill | This Morning

Health Secretary Matt Hancock on Coronavirus Emergency Plans and Priti Patel | Good Morning Britain

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Boris Johnson has warned that the spread of coronavirus is likely to become more significant across the UK as the number of people infected climbed to 40. Four new cases – among people from Hertfordshire, south Devon and Kent – were announced on Monday. Ministers have unveiled an emergency plan … Read more Health Secretary Matt Hancock on Coronavirus Emergency Plans and Priti Patel | Good Morning Britain

Sir Philip Rutnam’s resignation ‘extraordinary’ and ‘unprecedented’ says former UK Civil Service Head

Lord Kerslake, the former head of UK Civil Service has called the recent resignation of Sir Philip Rutnam “extraordinary” and “unprecedented”. According the the UK’s Daily Telegraph: The resignation of senior Home Office civil servant Sir Philip Rutnam has been described as ‘extraordinary’ and ‘unprecedented’ by Lord Kerslake, the former Head of the Home Civil … Read more Sir Philip Rutnam’s resignation ‘extraordinary’ and ‘unprecedented’ says former UK Civil Service Head

McDonnell on Priti Patel: She’s on her way out

Speaking to the UK’s Sky News, Labour’s Shadow Chanceller, John McDonnell said how, in his opinion, Home Secretary Priti Patel is “one her way out”: John McDonnell, the Shadow Chancellor, speaks to Sophy Ridge about whether the NHS could cope with a coronavirus outbreak and the bullying accusations aimed at the home secretary, Priti Patel. … Read more McDonnell on Priti Patel: She’s on her way out

Top civil servant Philip Rutnam launches attack on Priti Patel | ITV News

The UK’s ITV News reports on top civil servant, Sir Philip Rutnam, who has resigned from the Home Secretary’s department, and launched a scathing attack on the current Minister in charge, Home Secretary, Priti Patel: The top civil servant at the Home Office, Sir Philip Rutnam, has quit and launched a blistering attack on Home … Read more Top civil servant Philip Rutnam launches attack on Priti Patel | ITV News

Home Office boss quits and will sue the govt

The UK’s Sky News reported on the resignation of Sir Philip Rutnam from the Home Office: Home Office boss Sir Philip Rutnam has quit and says he will sue the government after being the “target of a vicious and orchestrated briefing campaign”. In a tearful resignation statement, which will rock Whitehall, the former permanent secretary … Read more Home Office boss quits and will sue the govt

Priti Patel tells police there ‘is no excuse’ for not solving crimes

The UK’s Daily Telegraph report on UK Home Secretary, Priti Patel, who went on the attack against police officers: Priti Patel has told police chiefs there will be “no excuses” if they fail to reduce crime and make streets safer after the Government’s pledge to fund 20,000 extra officers. Speaking at the annual summit for … Read more Priti Patel tells police there ‘is no excuse’ for not solving crimes

It will be ‘easier’ for UK Labour voters to vote Tory again, says Tony Blair

The UK’s Daily Telegraph reported on comments made by Tony Blair to an audience at Kings College London: The former Labour leader said that after its historic general election defeat in December it was clear the party needed a “fundamental reconstruction” if it were to win again. “The Tories are going to be dominant, they … Read more It will be ‘easier’ for UK Labour voters to vote Tory again, says Tony Blair

UK Immigration: No visas for low-skilled workers, government says – BBC News

The BBC reported that the UK, post-Brexit, would only be open for immigrants bringing specific skills, under new plans announced by Home Secretary, Priti Patel: Low-skilled workers would not get visas under post-Brexit immigration plans unveiled by the government. It is urging employers to “move away” from relying on “cheap labour” from Europe and invest … Read more UK Immigration: No visas for low-skilled workers, government says – BBC News

New migrant worker rules will focus on ‘brightest and best’ | ITV News

Priti Patel, the UK Home Secretary, announced a strategy which amounts to attracting only the “brightest and best” migrants into the UK, while denying those with low or no skills from coming into the country, in this ITV News report: The UK’s immigration system has “for too long” focused on “low skilled workers” coming to … Read more New migrant worker rules will focus on ‘brightest and best’ | ITV News

Priti Patel lays out plans for new point-based immigration policy

The UK’s Daily Telegraph revelled in the new point-based immigration policy announced by British Home Secretary, Priti Patel: The Home Secretary said the system was designed ‘for the brightest and the best’, as it aims at creating a ‘highly productive, highly efficient and highly dynamic economy’. Home Secretary Priti Patel said the UK has been … Read more Priti Patel lays out plans for new point-based immigration policy

How could a UK points-based immigration system work? – BBC Newsnight

The government has revealed more details of its plan for a new immigration system to replace freedom of movement, now the UK has left the EU. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F Low-skilled workers would not get visas under post-Brexit immigration plans unveiled by the government. It is urging employers to “move away” from relying … Read more How could a UK points-based immigration system work? – BBC Newsnight

Priti Patel Reveals Stricter Prison Sentences For Convicted Terrorists | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF Yesterday afternoon, the government revealed their plans to end the automatic early release of convicted terrorists. The announcement came just a day after an attack in Streatham, South London. With the incident shining a light on our criminal justice system – today, we’re joined by Home Secretary, Priti Patel. Broadcast … Read more Priti Patel Reveals Stricter Prison Sentences For Convicted Terrorists | This Morning