The changes come as the Gulf kingdom prepares to implement social and economic reforms amid economic hardship.
Labour’s Shadow Home Secretary, Diane Abbott, and the Conservative chairman of the foreign affairs select committee, Crispin Blunt, who supported Brexit.
Giant Goldsmith crushed by miniature rival. pic.twitter.com/UfyYmcXCJO — Adam Bienkov (@AdamBienkov) December 2, 2016 Like in previous tight CON-LD fights LAB got squeezed. So what? A lot of tosh has been written today about Labour’s loss of deposit for coming in under 5% in Richmond Park. That its vote total of 1,515 was lower than […]
LONDON — When a dejected-looking Zac Goldsmith turned up to the count in Richmond last night it was clear that things had not gone to plan. By the time the final result of the by-election was called, members of Goldsmith's family were...Show More Summary
David Aaronovitch uses his column in The Times to explain how the scales finally fell from his eyes over Fidel Castro after a visit to Cuba in 2008. In the process he also takes a well deserved swipe at Labour's Jeremy Corbyn and Ken...Show More Summary
LONDON — Labour's candidate fared so badly in Thursday's Richmond Park by-election that the party lost its deposit. Under UK election law, any candidate running in a constituency election must pay a £500 deposit, which they receive back if they gather over 5% of the vote share. Show More Summary
Labour's popularity in Scotland continues to drop, according to a new poll. The YouGov survey, carried out in November, put support for Labour at 15% in terms of constituency voting intention. That is a one-point decrease since August,...Show More Summary
Francois Hollande's presidency has been overshadowed by an unprecedented wave of jihadist attacks, violent protests over labour reforms and revelations about his messy private life.
Richmond Park (Ind defence, elected as Conservative) to Westminster Parliament Result of Parliament at last election (2015): Conservatives 331, Labour 232, Scottish National Party 56, Northern Ireland Parties 18, Liberal Democrats 8,...Show More Summary
by Tom Phillips (TheGuardian) He was one of the key salesmen of New Labour, a Westminster wheeler-dealer whose backstage machinations and silver tongue saw him nicknamed Britain’s svengali of spin. Now, Tony Blair’s former communications...Show More Summary
A free, two-month course on global supply chains is being offered on-line by the Global Labour University starting on January 12, 2017. The course is being taught in English by Penn State University Professor Mark Anner, one the leading labor-oriented researchers on the global economy.
The deal extends the sport’s labour peace to 26 years since 1995 and was reached with about three hours before the expiration of the current collective bargaining agreement.
Services for former Gardena Serra basketball Coach Dwan Hurt will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Catherine Laboure, 3846 Redondo Blvd. in Torrance. The burial is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. at Holy Cross Cementery in Culver City. The repass will be held at Serra. A viewing will...
Post-merger layoffs moderated, corporate takeovers cut when labour protections strengthened, Rotman research finds.
Even before Brexit, a shortage of seasonal workers is hitting fruit and vegetable growers. A survey by the NFU found that almost half the companies supplying agricultural labour were unable to meet the horticultural sector's demands between July and September. Show More Summary
MPs attack Alex Salmond for trying ‘to turn collective failure in Iraq into an attempt to pillory and scapegoat one individual’ Labour MPs have accused the SNP’s Alex Salmond of playing party political games over a cross-party motion calling for Tony Blair to be held to account for allegedly misleading parliament over the Iraq war. Show More Summary
The owners' desire for an international draft could be holding up talks. The current CBA expires at midnight Wednesday.
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Three former Air France employees on trial for ripping company executives' shirts during a dispute over lay-offs were found guilty on Wednesday in a case that highlighted the country's sometimes violent labour relations.