Tory Chief Whip Mark Spencer has insisted that rape allegations against a senior MP are being taken “very seriously” as the party came under pressure for not acting.
The Tories are refusing to suspend a party MP under investigation over rape allegations after calls were made for the whip to be removed.
Labour has said it is “shocking” that a Tory MP reportedly under investigation over rape allegations has not had the whip suspended.
A “callous” prisoner who sent letters threatening to kill Boris Johnson and his girlfriend and car-bomb female Labour MPs has been jailed for five years.
MPs who want to keep the virtual Parliament going beyond June 2 are “lazy” and “work-shy”, a Tory MP has claimed.
Jerry Springer will discuss the media’s role in politics at the Edinburgh TV Festival.
A news chief’s withering criticism of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn, and a celebration of Queer As Folk two decades on from its inception were among the highlights from the first day of the Edinburgh TV Festival.
MP Jess Phillips’ autobiographical book is being developed into a TV drama.