UK MP criticises actress who campaigned for Gurkhas

A British MP has criticised actress Joanna Lumley, who campaigned for rights of the Gurkhas, for failing to visit his constituency since Gurkhas who retired before 1997, won the right to settle.

Sep 12, 2014, 22:29 PM IST

Tory MP quits over allegations of lobbying

A senior Conservative MP in the UK has resigned from the party over allegations that he offered his services to lobbyists in exchange for cash.

Jun 01, 2013, 20:31 PM IST

Conservative MP Rob Wilson accidently tweets porn

Tory MP accidentally tweeted a link to a porn site that offered his followers the chance to “find sex partners near you”, on Wednesday.

Apr 04, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

Tory councillor compared Muslim kids to bin bags, suspended

Chris Joannides, the Conservative councillor for Enfield, has denied being Islamophobic and defended his comments as `blokeish banter`.

Feb 08, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

Pakistani-origin Tory chief defends burka

Wearing a burka does not prevent
Muslim women from engaging in everyday life in Britain,
Pakistani-origin Conservative Party chairman Sayeeda Warsi has

Aug 03, 2010, 17:35 PM IST

Secret letter on Tory`s approach to EU may mar coalition talks

The parleys over stitching up a
coalition in Britain could be jeopardised by the leak of a top
secret letter, outlining the hardline Euro-sceptic stance the
Tories planned to adopt if elected.

May 09, 2010, 23:07 PM IST