Google Fined A Record £2.1 billion For Breaching EU Competition Rules

By Abdul Tukur Google has been fined a record £2.1bn for breaching EU competition rules. The internet search engine is said to have given an “illegal advantage to own comparison shopping service by abusing its search dominance.” It has been given 90 days to stop the practice or face more fines. Margrethe Vestager, the European … Continue reading Google Fined A Record £2.1 billion For Breaching EU Competition Rules

Conservative and Unionist Party Reach Agreement With DUP

By Christian Smith Arlene Foster, leader of the Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist has signed a confidence and supply deal to prop up Theresa May's Conservative minority government in parliament. Mrs May lost her majority, after a snap election she called, despite many promises not to do so. The leader of the Labour party snatched over … Continue reading Conservative and Unionist Party Reach Agreement With DUP

Political Star, Jeremy Corbyn Sends A Message To Trump From Glastonbury

By Adenike Lucas Jeremy Corbyn has sent out a message to the President of America from Glastonbury.  Speaking from the main Pyramid stage, the Labour leader, said President Trump should "build bridges and not walls." "Politics is about the lives of all of us," he said: "Let us be together and recognise another world is … Continue reading Political Star, Jeremy Corbyn Sends A Message To Trump From Glastonbury

Unlawful Tory Benefit Cap Causes “Real Misery For No Good Purpose,” High Court Rules

By Adenike Lucas The Conservative government is said to have acted illegally in applying its flagship benefits cap to lone-parent families with children under the age of two. A high court judge, Mr Justice Collins ruled that "real misery is being caused to no good purpose," because of the cap. The judgement was made following … Continue reading Unlawful Tory Benefit Cap Causes “Real Misery For No Good Purpose,” High Court Rules

Norman Lamb Would Not Contest Lib Dem Leadership Race

By Abdul Tukur  Norman Lamb, a former health minister has announced that he will not stand for the leadership of the Liberal Democrats over Brexit. In an article for the Guardian, the Liberal Democrat MP for North Norfolk, said despite receiving support and encouragement from party members, he was not seeking to replace Tim Farron, … Continue reading Norman Lamb Would Not Contest Lib Dem Leadership Race

Donald Trump’s Visit To The UK Absent From The Queen’s Speech

By Abdul Tukur There was no mention of Donald Trump's state house visit to the UK in the Queen's speech today.  The 91-year-old Monarch's speech to open parliament, usually mentions any state visits planned, but today's address only mentioned a visit from King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain in July. The Prime Minister invited … Continue reading Donald Trump’s Visit To The UK Absent From The Queen’s Speech

Saraki’s Aide Exposes Prof Sagay’s Dark Double Speak

By Danjuma Aliyu  The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, Professor Itse Sagay has been accused of trying to illegally influence the Senate President's case at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT. Senator Bukola Saraki was accused of false declaration of his assets. However, the case was dismissed by Justice Danladi Umar who … Continue reading Saraki’s Aide Exposes Prof Sagay’s Dark Double Speak

London Fire: Mohammed Alhajali, Syrian Refugee Named As First Victim

By Adenike Lucas  The first victim of the Grenfell fire has been named as Mohammed Alhajali. The 23-year-old was a civil engineering student, who fled the Syrian war three years ago, was trapped in the building on the 14th floor of the 24-storey building in West London. At the moment 76 are missing or have … Continue reading London Fire: Mohammed Alhajali, Syrian Refugee Named As First Victim