Politics

15 wealthy Tory donors have been made peers over past 13 years, analysis shows

15 wealthy Tory donors have been made peers over past 13 years, analysis shows

1 hour ago   |   The Mirror

Boris Johnson was accused of cronyism for appointing dozens of new peers - as analysis found some 15 Tory donors have been ennobled in recent years
Read more ...

Microsoft is poised to pay billions for TikTok, but it's a tremendously risky move that will put CEO Satya Nadella's strategy to the ultimate test

Microsoft is poised to pay billions for TikTok, but it's a tremendously risky move that will put CEO Satya Nadella's strategy to the ultimate test

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

On the face of it, Microsoft's decision to explore the possibility of spending billions on a TikTok acquisition seems like a weird business decision. Under CEO Satya Nadella...
Read more ...

HSBC is biggest loser in never-ending US-China global power play | Larry Elliot

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Europe's biggest bank is being buffeted by the pandemic and crossfire between Beijing and Washington In most respects HSBC is no different from any other bank. Plunging...
Read more ...

Exams for NEXT year will be disrupted by Covid & could be delayed, regulator admits

2 hours ago   |   The Sun


Read more ...

King Felipe expresses his ”heartfelt respect” for the decision of King Juan Carlos to leave Spain

2 hours ago   |   Royal Central   |   13 articles

The King of Spain has told his father he is grateful for his choice to go into exile. Felipe VI offered King Juan Carlos his ”heartfelt respect” after the former monarch...
Read more ...

Tory woman accuses Government of 'looking the other way' over MP accused of rape

Tory woman accuses Government of 'looking the other way' over MP accused of rape

2 hours ago   |   The Mirror

EXCLUSIVE: A Conservative ex-minister said it made her 'sick' that the MP had not been suspended from the party while a police investigation takes place
Read more ...

Ruth Davidson told Douglas Ross working with him would be ‘a pain in the arse' - but it was meant as a compliment

2 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Ruth Davidson told Douglas Ross he would be “an absolute pain in the arse” to work with when they were discussing his takeover of the Scottish Conservative Party.
Read more ...

The Guardian view on Belarus: slippers and democracy | Editorial

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

A remarkable election campaign by the wife of a jailed blogger is causing major problems for ‘Europe's last dictator' It takes unusual courage to take on Alexander Lukashenko...
Read more ...

The Guardian view on local leadership in the pandemic: power down | Editorial

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Manchester's declaration of a major incident is a message to both local people and ministers Almost 1,200km divide the Isle of Wight, off the south coast of England, from the...
Read more ...

UK high streets get boost as 'eat out to help out' scheme begins

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Data shows nearly 30% more people visited high streets compared with same time last week British high streets received a boost from the launch of the government-backed discount...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Juan Carlos: Spain's former king 'leaves country' amid corruption allegations

Juan Carlos: Spain's former king 'leaves country' amid corruption allegations

Spain's former king Juan Carlos, who has been facing corruption allegations, has left the country, according to reports. Read more ...

Google confirms Pixel 5 5G and Pixel 4a 5G will arrive this year

Google confirms Pixel 5 5G and Pixel 4a 5G will arrive this year

Google has confirmed its Pixel 5G flagship and Pixel 4a 5G are coming later this year, adding next-gen network connectivity to its flagship and affordable phone lineup. Read more ...

Nobel peace prize winner John Hume dies aged 83

Nobel peace prize winner John Hume dies aged 83

John Hume dedicated his life to campaigning for civil rights Former SDLP leader and Nobel Laureate John Hume has died aged 83, his family has announced. The Northern Irish... Read more ...

Russian hackers stole US-UK trade talk papers from email account of Liam Fox...

Russian hackers stole US-UK trade talk papers from email account of Liam Fox - report

Secret papers on trade negotiations between the UK and US were stolen by Russian hackers from the email account of former trade minister Liam Fox, according to Reuters. Read more ...

Normal People's Paul Mescal downs whiskey in Rolling Stones' music video teaser

Normal People's Paul Mescal downs whiskey in Rolling Stones' music video teaser

Paul Mescal will take the lead in The Rolling Stones' Scarlet video Normal People star Paul Mescal flexes his acting chops in the teaser for The Rolling Stones' new music... Read more ...

EastEnders spoilers: Ian Beale's secret ‘rumbled' as Max Branning ‘loses...

EastEnders spoilers: Ian Beale's secret ‘rumbled' as Max Branning ‘loses everything'

EASTENDERS fans are itching to know how Ian Beale's killer secret will finally be revealed after Denny Rickman died earlier this year. Max Branning star Jake Wood has now... Read more ...

Corrie's Elaine feared dead as fans spot worrying clue after Geoff silences her

Corrie's Elaine feared dead as fans spot worrying clue after Geoff silences her

Coronation Street aired horrifying scenes as Elaine came face-to-face with her abusive ex-husband Geoff Metcalfe for the first time in almost 50 years Read more ...

Has Geoff killed Elaine in Coronation Street? Manhunt ensues after...

Has Geoff killed Elaine in Coronation Street? Manhunt ensues after suspicious disappearance

Abusive Geoff Metcalfe may have stooped to his lowest depths yet to cover his tracks in Coronation Street after threatening first wife Elaine Jones , leading viewers to think... Read more ...

ITV pays touching on-air tribute to late Tony Morris following cancer battle

ITV pays touching on-air tribute to late Tony Morris following cancer battle

ITV aired a heartbreaking tribute to Granada Report's Tony, who died on Saturday at the age of 57 Read more ...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's dog's name revealed and it has special meaning

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's dog's name revealed and it has special meaning

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's black Labrador's name has been revealed Read more ...