Bob Hawke’s daughter claims he ordered her to stay quiet after being raped three times by a Labor MP

Rosslyn Dillon (pictured) alleged she was raped three times in the 1980s by Bill Landeryou, a close friend of Hawke’s who died in February The daughter of former Prime Minister Bob Hawke claimed she was raped by a Labor MP, but her father begged her to stay silent for the sake of his own political … Read more Bob Hawke’s daughter claims he ordered her to stay quiet after being raped three times by a Labor MP

The WWI hero who was as brave on the battlefield as he was bold in the bedroom

Alfred Mendes is pictured with third wife Ellen Perachini, right, and friend in 1936. Mr Mendes went on to write his own life story in a compelling memoir published 11 years after his death It is the most eagerly anticipated film of the new year – a lavish, nerve-shredding World War One epic already tipped to storm … Read more The WWI hero who was as brave on the battlefield as he was bold in the bedroom

PETER HITCHENS: Terror is stalking our streets but it has NOTHING to do with ISIS 

A crazy man kills innocent people and within minutes everyone, from Scotland Yard to the BBC, is saying it is Islamist terror. But is this true?  Please explain to me, if you can, how the actions of Usman Khan could possibly have advanced any cause.  His victims were gentle academic people of the sort who … Read more PETER HITCHENS: Terror is stalking our streets but it has NOTHING to do with ISIS 

Simon Cowell lawyers up after becoming embroiled in racism storm

Gabrielle Union is threatening legal action against British entertainment mogul Cowell’s company Syco, which co-produces the show Simon Cowell has lawyered after he becoming embroiled in a racism row when former America’s Got Talent judge Gabrielle Union claimed she was told that her hairstyle and clothes were ‘too black’. The 47-year-old actress, who was axed last month, is threatening … Read more Simon Cowell lawyers up after becoming embroiled in racism storm

Nigel Farage’s career is doomed to end in failure, says Nancy Rees-Mogg

Annunziata Rees-Mogg (pictured) told The Mail on Sunday of her shock at the level of vitriol directed by his supporters Nigel Farage‘s political career is doomed to end in failure following his decision to stand against the Tories in the Election, one of the MEPs who defected from his Brexit Party said last night. Annunziata … Read more Nigel Farage’s career is doomed to end in failure, says Nancy Rees-Mogg

ALEXANDRA SHULMAN’S NOTEBOOK: No, all CAN’T have prizes… even in the woke world of art

Last week, the winner of the annual Turner Prize was announced. Correction: make that ‘winners’ – because the shortlist of four artists requested they share the £40,000 prize rather than have one of them crowned the ultimate victor. Earlier in the year, writer Olivia Laing, the winner of the James Tait Black literary prize, similarly … Read more ALEXANDRA SHULMAN’S NOTEBOOK: No, all CAN’T have prizes… even in the woke world of art

The 40 seats where Boris Johnson can win election including those that could fall to tactical voting

The 40 seats where Boris Johnson can win the election – including those which could fall to tactical voting and others which must be seized from opponents Prime Minister is ahead in the polls but needs a good turnout from Conservative supporters on Thursday These are the seats that Tory strategists hope to win to give … Read more The 40 seats where Boris Johnson can win election including those that could fall to tactical voting

TALK OF THE TOWN: Claire Foy opens her heart about her Romeos

TALK OF THE TOWN: Claire Foy opens her heart about her Romeos amid rumours linking her to Matt Smith By Charlotte Griffiths for The Mail on Sunday Published: 00:01 GMT, 8 December 2019 | Updated: 01:03 GMT, 8 December 2019 As the rumours continued to swirl about Lily and Matt, Claire Foy turned up last … Read more TALK OF THE TOWN: Claire Foy opens her heart about her Romeos

A festive tipple of apple juice, a five-course veggie lunch … Christmas at Jeremy Corbyn’s house!

A festive tipple of apple juice, a five-course veggie lunch, and he once flew to Mexico for a non-urgent Christmas meeting with a politician… imagine going round to Jeremy Corbyn’s house on the 25th!  His approach to Christmas has been dubbed more Scrooge than Santa  Mr Corbyn even gives the Nativity a political message about … Read more A festive tipple of apple juice, a five-course veggie lunch … Christmas at Jeremy Corbyn’s house!

BBC staff are warned to HIDE their work ID cards on the way to work

BBC staff are warned to HIDE their work ID cards on the way to work to avoid being confronted by angry members of the public amid complaints of political bias from both sides The broadcaster has been running a Wear It In, Don’t Wear It Out campaign The corporation has been been at the centre … Read more BBC staff are warned to HIDE their work ID cards on the way to work

The strange obsessive who hasn’t changed his mind for 50 years: DAVID STARKEY’S portrait

Just a few days ago, I attended a confidential seminar to discuss the most likely outcome of the forthcoming General Election. It was entitled ‘High Anxiety’ and to anyone who cared about the future of Britain, it more than lived up to its name.  The participants, who included the country’s leading constitutional expert and two out … Read more The strange obsessive who hasn’t changed his mind for 50 years: DAVID STARKEY’S portrait

Channel 4 News IS biased against the Tories, say its own journalists

Channel 4 News IS biased against the Tories, say its own journalists: Revelation comes after it replaced Boris Johnson with a melting ice sculpture and falsely claimed he called immigrants ‘people of colour’ The revelation comes amid a series of rows about Channel 4’s Election coverage The BBC has also infuriated the Tories with its … Read more Channel 4 News IS biased against the Tories, say its own journalists

Ex-prime minister of Saint Kitts held at Gatwick Airport after trying to leave Britain with £70,000

Ex-prime minister of Saint Kitts is held at Gatwick Airport after he tried to leave Britain with £70,000 in cash Denzil Douglas was detained at the airport by UK Border Force three weeks ago He could not explain why he was attempting to leave the country with the cash It is thought that Dr Douglas is … Read more Ex-prime minister of Saint Kitts held at Gatwick Airport after trying to leave Britain with £70,000