German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative allies are on course to lose their absolute majority in Bavaria’s state parliament by a wide margin after a regional election that could cause more turbulence in the national government, exit polls indicated.
Workers should be paid to to learn new skills, Green Party co-leaders have told delegates at their party conference.
The Green Party will provide an “antidote to Ukip” while opposing “vacuous old-school centrism”, its new co-leaders have said after their election by a landslide in a ballot of members.
A heavily pregnant New Zeland MP cycled to hospital to give birth, saying travelling on two wheels put her “in the best possible mood”.
Sir, - It cannot be acceptable for any political leader to enter a radio or television studio and not know the answer to two basic questions.
Sir, - Colin Mayall (May 17) is adopting the SNP habit of confusing conjecture with reality.
Sir, - Should our elected politicians be pressurised to declare where they stand on matters that relate to individuals and their private behaviour?
Sir, - Jill Stephenson (March 28) comments on the Scottish Government’s Growth Commission findings, which, she states, warns “that there could be up to 10 years of real hardship in Scotland after secession”.
Sir, - I heartily concur with your correspondents (November 12) concerning the attitudes of Scotland’s political leaders to the US President elect, Donald Trump.
Sir, - Many people throughout the world are reeling from the shock of Donald Trump’s election. I am one of them.