US Attorney General Jeff Sessions recuses himself from campaign probes

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions recuses himself from campaign probes

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions removed himself from any investigations into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election because he said he was involved with President Donald Trumps campaign. Let me be clear, I never had meetings with Russian operatives or Russian intermediaries about the Trump campaign and the idea that I was part of a continuing exchange of information during the campaign between Trump surrogates and intermediaries for the Russia government is totally false ... and that is the question I responded to, he said. 21 days ago
Watch outrageous sexist speech by Polish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke

Watch outrageous sexist speech by Polish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke

A Polish MEP sparked outrage on 1 March when he claimed women must earn less than men in the workplace because they are weaker, smaller and less intelligent. Speaking at a debate about the gender pay gap in Europe Janusz Korwin-Mikke, a conservative and Eurosceptic politician from Warsaw, bizarrely pointed out that there are no women in the worlds top 100 chess players to make his case. 22 days ago
Brexit Bill defeated in House of Lords

Brexit Bill defeated in House of Lords

Theresa May has had her first set back on the road to triggering Article 50 after her Brexit Bill was defeated in the House of Lords. The Lords backed an amendment to protect the rights of EU citizens to remain in the UK post Brexit. The House of Lords backed the amendment by 358 votes to 256. 22 days ago
Who is Senator Jeff Sessions?

Who is Senator Jeff Sessions?

Senator Jeff Sessions spoke twice last year to the Russian ambassador to US but did not disclose this when asked about possible contacts between Donald Trumps campaign and Russian officials during his confirmation hearing to become attorney general, the Washington Post claims. 22 days ago