Nigel Farage was lavishly funded by Arron Banks in the year after the Brexit referendum, Channel 4 News has alleged, with the insurance tycoon providing him with a furnished Chelsea home, a car and driver, and money to promote him in America.
– May 16, 2019, 1:53 AM
One of the wisest, if least obeyed, maxims of political debate is: don't argue about facts, check them out instead. In the case of Labour's strategy towards next week's European parliament elections, one central fact is now beyond dispute. The…
– May 16, 2019, 4:40 AM
A secretive think-tank which called for the NHS to be scrapped while its heads pour millions into the Conservative Party – and its MPs' - coffers is being funded by big tobacco, an investigation has found. British American Tobacco is one of…
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The Liberal Democrats have overtaken Labour while the Tories are pushed to fifth place, according to a poll for The Times before the European elections. The Lib Dems appear to be picking up support from Labour and Green voters after Sir Vince Cable…