National archives – Whitehall prepared Queen’s speech for third world war

National¬†archives – Whitehall prepared Queen’s speech for third world war Queen’s address to the nation on likelihood of nuclear strikes drawn up following bellicose rhetoric from Soviet Union.
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Theresa May still way off cracking immigration

If Tories are to campaign on immigration, the home secretary must ensure she is not tarred with the same brush as LabourWhen John Reid famously described the Home Office as “not fit for purpose” when he was home secretary in 2006, one of the main things he did was to move immigration and asylum out […]
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Sir Ray Whitney obituary

Conservative politician and Foreign Office minister who had a distinguished career as a diplomatRay Whitney, who has died aged 81, was a member of the generation of Conservative politicians who chose to make the House of Commons a career because of a profound personal conviction about the need for change in British politics in the […]
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Russian plane crash: search teams begin retrieving bodies

Search teams reach the wreckage of plane which crashed into a volcano during a demonstration flight in IndonesiaClearer weather has allowed Indonesian helicopters to land and retrieve some remains of the 45 people aboard a Russian-made plane that crashed into a volcano during a demonstration flight.Investigators still have found no sign of the black box […]
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