Nicola Sturgeon is preparing to “get into bed” with Jeremy Corbyn to win a Scottish independence referendum, the Chancellor has claimed.
Jeremy Corbyn has refused to apologise to the Jewish community after the Chief Rabbi warned his failure to tackle the issue made him unfit to be prime minister.
A Channel 4 election debate on the economy has been scrapped, amid claims from the Labour Party and SNP that Chancellor Sajid Javid is “running scared”.
Jeremy Corbyn’s bid for Number 10 has suffered a series of blows as two former Labour MPs urged voters to back Boris Johnson instead at the General Election.
Sajid Javid has said the Conservatives will increase borrowing to pay for new infrastructure as he heralded new fiscal rules for a “new economic era”.
Britain’s independent fiscal watchdog has been ordered to cancel its updated outlook on the public finances, which was due on Thursday, after the Government decided it would break election rules.
Labour’s General Election campaign has suffered a major blow as one of the party’s former MPs urged voters to back Boris Johnson over Jeremy Corbyn.
Chancellor Sajid Javid has joined a chorus of condemnation of Spectator columnist Rod Liddle after he suggested planning elections for a time when Muslims cannot vote.
Chancellor Sajid Javid has criticised Hugh Grant after the Hollywood star refused to shake his hand at a film premiere.
Boris Johnson has told Jeremy Corbyn to “man up” and back his plans for a pre-Christmas general election, as EU ambassadors agreed that an extension to the UK’s membership is needed.
Brussels ambassadors have agreed that an extension to Britain’s membership of the EU is needed, but a decision on the length will not be made until next week.
Chancellor Sajid Javid has said the Government will push “again and again” for a general election if the opposition denies Boris Johnson a pre-Christmas poll.
Chancellor Sajid Javid has been dealt a pre-Budget blow as official figures showed the first September hike in Government borrowing for five years.
The Chancellor has hinted that he could announce a cut to inheritance tax in his Budget later this year.
Britain is to present the EU with a Brexit plan within days as moves to find a breakthrough on the issue of the Northern Ireland border backstop intensify.
Boris Johnson said he remained “cautiously optimistic” about the prospect of a Brexit deal despite the limited time available ahead of the scheduled October 31 withdrawal date.
The national living wage could be raised to £10.50 an hour under plans announced by the Chancellor, as he sought to move the Tory conference on from allegations around Boris Johnson’s personal life.
Boris Johnson insisted that allegations around his personal life would not be allowed to overshadow the Conservative Party conference.
An “infrastructure revolution” will see new investment in roads, buses and broadband under plans set out by Sajid Javid.
Chancellor Sajid Javid said he has “full faith” in Boris Johnson as a storm over the Prime Minister’s private life risked overshadowing the Conservative Party conference.