U.S. conservatives praised Donald Trump at an annual gathering on Friday, even unveiling a golden statue of the former president, showing he remains a Republican political force despite violent scenes in Washington last month.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was among the prominent Trump loyalists to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, on Saturday, which the former president will address on Sunday.
Boris Johnson and Sir Keir Starmer faced each other across the despatch box at PMQs on Wednesday. The Labour leader challenged the prime minister on financial support for people who are required to self-isolate, and argued against tax rises for families and businesses in next week’s Budget. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Labour’s history owes as much to the countryside as it does to the city, leader Sir Keir Starmer has told farmers as he promises to bring the party closer to rural communities.The Labour leader addressed the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) and urged the Government to back British farming by encouraging people to buy more British food, addressing problems with the new farm payments scheme and investing in agricultural skills.
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Labour’s Jonathan Ashworth has urged caution from the UK Government ahead of today’s announcement on the roadmap out of national lockdown. The shadow health secretary also called on Boris Johnson’s government to put in place stronger financial support for people who need to self-isolate. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has received his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. The Labour politician visited a vaccine centre located at the Mitcham Lane Baptist Church in south-west London. Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
U.S. President Joe Biden told reporters outside the White House that he would be 'making an announcement' on Saudi Arabia on Monday, with regards to the country's role in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, though a White House official suggested it won't be anything new. Jayson Albano reports.
Despite promising to punish senior Saudi leaders while on the campaign trail, President Joe Biden declined to apply sanctions to the one the US intelligence community determined is responsible for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
President Joe Biden says Americans are “one step closer” to relief after the House voted to approve the $1.9 trillion pandemic aid package. CNN’s Joe Johns explains the president’s short remarks as the bill heads to the Senate.
In brief remarks on Saturday from the White House's Roosevelt Room, Biden said he called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to thank her for her support and urged the Senate to take up the American Rescue Plan quickly. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds warned the government's shift in focus to prioritising commercial property over flexibility for businesses to pay back loans could lead to a "high street sell off." She added the Chancellor's grants for business "recognised the problems" but isn't the right solution. Report by Odonovanc. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
All the rappers have a reason to rejoice as the American social networking service company has announced to launch its' experimental 'rap' application on Saturday (local time). According to Tech Crunch, the new app named 'BARS' app, created by Facebook's internal RandD group- NPE Team will allow the rappers to select track beats from professionally created music on the application's platform. The users will then be able to create and share their own raps and videos on the platform. The application will also have a feature of auto-tune and will even suggest rhymes for the lyrics. This new experimental app will mark as the second musical effort from Facebook's NPE team after its music video app 'Collab'. Tech Crunch quoted that this initiative by the social media giant company can be an attempt to launch a 'Tik Tok' competitor in the market. The new app 'BARS' will be available in the iOS App Store in the US, while Facebook is suspected to slowly roll out the application for other users also.
Captain Sir Tom Moore's family have attended his funeral service today. The 100-year-old army veteran, who raised almost £33m for NHS charities by walking laps around his garden in Marston Moretaine, died in Bedford Hospital on 2 February after contracting Covid-19. Report by Odonovanc. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
US President Donald Trump has been furiously and hysterically tweeting about various states' ballot-counting processes.
He's argued that votes still being counted in vital battleground states such as..