British Prime Minister David Cameron says it is right to stop all campaigning for the upcoming EU referendum after a member of Parliament was shot and killed.
The presumptive U.S. Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump, says Britain’s exit from the EU, were it actually to leave, would have no impact on trade deals between the two countries if he were president. Continue reading
I’m proud of the campaign we fought and the fact that we won almost one million votes at an election when most commentators in the media predicted a very low turnout. Continue reading
Sadiq Khan begins first full day as mayor of London after a landslide victory. Far right candidate, Paul Golding, turned his back on Khan as he gave his victory speech after becoming the first Muslim to head a major Western capital.
Sadiq Khan, a Muslim Labour Party lawmaker, has been elected London’s mayor following a campaign marred by charges of anti-Semitism and extremism. Continue reading
Partial results show Labour set to lose ground in regional elections but London mayoral election may be lone bright spot for party.
It’s just hours until the polls open to elect my successor as Mayor of London.
But before they do, I wanted to take this opportunity to say thank you to all Londoners for the immense privilege of allowing me to be your Mayor over the last 8 years.
Being your Mayor has been a massive, massive honour for me. But the most important thing now is that everything that’s good that we’ve done – and tried to do – in this city is taken forward.
And I have to tell you there’s only one candidate at this election that I think is able to do that. And that is Zac Goldsmith.
Zac is an extraordinary politician. He’s absolutely rigid in his environmental principles. He’ll do a superb job in bringing our city together and in taking it forward. And he’s the only guy at this election who can do the deals with central government that will give us the funding that we need.
So if you think London has been going in broadly the right direction, if you think our great city has still got further to go, then I hope very much that you’ll support Zac Goldsmith tomorrow, and make Greater London greater still.
Labour candidate Sadiq Khan favourite to win London’s mayoral election after a campaign marked by mud-slinging and accusations of racism.
Brazilians celebrate as President Dilma Rousseff loses crucial impeachment vote in Congress.
British Prime Minister David Cameron tells Conservative Party supporters that he should have handled scrutiny of his family’s tax arrangements better and promised to learn the lessons after days of negative media coverage and calls for his resignation