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Senior Labour members may quit over Syria action

Jeremy Corbyn
Several senior members of Britain's main opposition Labour Party may resign if they are forced to vote in line with their leader's view that the country should not extend air strikes to Syria, the BBC reported on Friday. The BBC said an unnamed member of Jeremy Corbyn's 'shadow cabinet', the body whose members follow portfolios mirroring th...

'British Muslims more effective in leading terror fightback'

BRITAIN’S top Muslim politicians have said the most effective response to extremism comes from the community itself, as the UK government increased its counterterrorism funding in the wake of the Paris attacks. Lord Tariq Ahmad, ministe More News »

Cameron says time to bomb militants in Syria

Prime Minister David Cameron said on Thursday it was time to join air strikes against Islamic State in Syria because Britain cannot "subcontract its security to other countries". Many Britons are wary of entering into another war in More News »

Osborne uses tax forecast to soften spending cuts

Chancellor George Osborne took advantage of stronger forecasts for tax revenues to drop an unpopular plan to scrap some benefits for low-earners and ease other deep cuts, but he stuck to a target for budget surplus in 2020. In one of several More News »

Majority of Britons want to leave the EU after Paris attacks

More than half of Britons want to leave the European Union as voter anxiety over the bloc's security was stoked by Islamist militant attacks on Paris that killed 130 people, according to an opinion poll published on Tuesday. Prime Minister More News »
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