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‘You’re rewarded for being funny, not being right’: How Oxford Tory ‘chums’ came to run the country
Politics

‘You’re rewarded for being funny, not being right’: How Oxford Tory ‘chums’ came to run the country

Oxford Union, parties, privilege and architecture are some of the contributing factors that characterise the UK’s powerful politicians, says journalist and author Simon Kuper.

Former Tory minister reveals he’s voting for Labour in the local elections – and did in 1997 too
Local elections

Former Tory minister reveals he’s voting for Labour in the local elections – and did in 1997 too

Nick Boles served as a minister in David Cameron’s government and was elected as a Tory councillor in 1998 – just a year after he voted for Labour

Who could replace Boris Johnson as prime minister?
Politics

Who could replace Boris Johnson as prime minister?

With Boris Johnson under increasing pressure to resign over Partygate, we take a look at who could become the next prime minister.

‘I thought it was a work event’: Memes mock Boris Johnson’s PMQs performance
PArtygate

‘I thought it was a work event’: Memes mock Boris Johnson’s PMQs performance

Government ‘failing British troops’ as taxpayer billions wasted by Ministry of Defence, according to Labour
Government spending

Government ‘failing British troops’ as taxpayer billions wasted by Ministry of Defence, according to Labour

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The scandals threatening to bring down Boris Johnson
Government

The scandals threatening to bring down Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson says ‘stop playing politics’ over Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

Boris Johnson says ‘stop playing politics’ over Downing Street Christmas party

Former MP says system for declaring second jobs is ‘designed to obstruct transparency’
Politics

Former MP says system for declaring second jobs is ‘designed to obstruct transparency’

Owen Paterson lobbying scandal: What’s it all about?
Politics

Owen Paterson lobbying scandal: What’s it all about?

Kent Tories slammed over universal credit cut ‘sweepstake’
Politics

Kent Tories slammed over universal credit cut ‘sweepstake’

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