Theresa May can’t assure a family won’t be deported, despite very real threat of FGM against 3-year-old girl

Hannah Bardell, an SNP MP, raised the issue to Theresa May about one of her constituents – a woman who is being deported despite the very real threat of her 3-year-old daughter becoming a victim of female genital mutilation. The … Continue reading Theresa May can’t assure a family won’t be deported, despite very real threat of FGM against 3-year-old girl

Alex Salmond nominates Theresa May for “I’m A Celebrity” as she’ll be out of a job soon

Having been invited to participate in the show twice, Alex Salmond has rejected an offer from I’m A Celebrity, citing an aversion to “creepy crawlies”, but joked that Theresa May might be interested as she will be unemployed soon. “I … Continue reading Alex Salmond nominates Theresa May for “I’m A Celebrity” as she’ll be out of a job soon

Scottish government “likely” to trigger formal dispute resolution over £1bn DUP deal

After the Conservative party’s formal deal with the DUP, Scottish ministers believe funding should also be given to Scotland, and Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has written to Treasury chief Liz Truss to arrange an “urgent” meeting, according to the BBC. … Continue reading Scottish government “likely” to trigger formal dispute resolution over £1bn DUP deal

After saying he would block “back door funding” for Northern Ireland, David Mundell’s position “untenable” in light of DUP deal

On Sunday, David Mundell promised Scotland would “get a funding windfall” if any extra money went to Northern Ireland as a result of the Tory-DUP deal, and vowed to block any deal “if it meant the other devolved nations missing … Continue reading After saying he would block “back door funding” for Northern Ireland, David Mundell’s position “untenable” in light of DUP deal

Nicola Sturgeon says May cannot carry on with Brexit as if nothing has changed

Nicola Sturgeon has called for a pause with Brexit, while the country decides how it wants to proceed with the negotiations after May’s calls for a “stronger mandate” to pursue a hard Brexit resulted in a disastrous general election for … Continue reading Nicola Sturgeon says May cannot carry on with Brexit as if nothing has changed