A week really is a long time in UK politics

A week really is a long time in UK politics

By Jitendra JOSHI Liz Truss came to 10 Downing Street vowing to be a “disruptor”. She U-turned on almost everything else, but that was one promise the convention-shredding Conservative leader delivered in full. The prime minister’s short tenure...
UK’s Truss tells booing MPs she’s no ‘quitter’

UK’s Truss tells booing MPs she’s no ‘quitter’

By Anna MALPAS British Prime Minister Liz Truss insisted she would not quit on Wednesday as she faced questions from booing MPs at her first Question Time session since abandoning her disastrous tax-slashing economic policies. Truss faced hostile questioning from...
UK inflation returns above 10 percent

UK inflation returns above 10 percent

British inflation jumped back above 10 percent in September on soaring food prices, official data showed Wednesday, with the country gripped by a cost-of-living crisis bedevilling the government. The Consumer Prices Index accelerated to 10.1 percent on an annual...