The devastating proof Jeremy Corbyn is no Robin Hood, writes Robert Colvile 

We know politicians come up with some dodgy numbers. But even by the standards of modern politics, it’s impossible to exaggerate how shoddy the numbers trotted out by John McDonnell yesterday are. The dossier produced to support Labour’s plan to ‘put a stop to rip-off Britain’ claims that since 2010, bills for the average household … Read more

Labour grandee Lord Falconer urges Jeremy Corbyn to quit if he loses next week

Labour grandee Lord Falconer yesterday warned that Jeremy Corbyn should not try to cling on as leader if the party loses the election. He challenged union chief Len McCluskey’s claim that he should stay on to allow Labour a ‘period of reflection’. The former lord chancellor said Mr Corbyn should resign quickly and be replaced … Read more

Why DID Jeremy Corbyn share offices with a convicted IRA bomb maker?

On February 7, 1984, John McDonnell, then finance supremo of Ken Livingstone’s Greater London Council, sent a note to a junior colleague in the Ethnic Minorities Unit. He wrote: ‘I understand that the Irish in Islington Project will shortly be submitting an application for capital funds to establish an Irish Centre.  ‘I would like to … Read more

Divorced mother, 35, arranged a deadly ‘medieval fight-to-the-death duel’

Divorced mother, 35, arranged a deadly ‘medieval fight-to-the-death duel’ to see which of her two admirers would win her hand, murder trial hears Divorced mother Asta Juskauskiene, 35, was married to Giedruis Juskauskas, 42 Juskauskiene of Dartford, in Kent, was also seeing 25-year-old Mantas Kvedras  She decided to settle who would go out with her … Read more

Motorist ‘dies in road rage clash’: Driver arrested after fatal collision in Sussex 

Motorist ‘dies in road rage clash’: Second driver is arrested after ‘man suffers heart attack’ following collision in Sussex One man has died and another has been arrested after a car crash in Shoreham It is believed they had a minor collision before then confronting each other The deceased man is believed to have suffered … Read more

Boris Johnson’s 100-day plan includes promise of £100 tax cut and laws on health tourism

Boris Johnson last night pledged to give millions of workers a £100 tax cut within weeks if he wins a majority at next Thursday’s General Election. Setting out a whirlwind schedule for what he hopes will be the first 100 days of a new Tory government, the Prime Minister vowed to fast-track 11 pieces of … Read more

Council worker jailed for 16 months for secretly filming women showering and downloading child porn

John Cameron, 34, from Denbigh, Wales was jailed for 16 months at Mold Crown Court today A former council official who led a secret life stockpiling sexual images of children and covertly filming women and young girls changing has been jailed. John Cameron, 34, from Denbigh, Wales, an ex-compliance and contracts manager with Denbighshire County … Read more

Donald Trump poses with Ghislaine Maxwell at Heidi Klum’s hookers and pimps-themed party 

Donald Trump is all smiles as he poses with Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged madam Ghislaine Maxwell at a hookers and pimps-themed party in a never-before-seen photo obtained exclusively by DailyMail.com. The current President of the United States can be seen holding Maxwell and future First Lady Melania by their waists at supermodel Heidi Klum‘s Halloween party in … Read more

Kidnapped mother-of-three is back with her Mexico City family less than 24 hours after going missing

‘Mommy, this man looks very suspicious and gross’: Final WhatsApp message Mexican mother-of-three, 27, sent before she was kidnapped by a taxi driver and held for 16 hours Karen Espíndola was back home safe Wednesday and in the company of her family after she was kidnapped a day earlier The 27-year-old woman went out for a … Read more

Chaos in California as Tesla drivers are stranded for hours in a half-a-mile-long line to charge

Dozens of Tesla drivers in California were forced to wait in an extensive line after what should’ve been a quick stop at a Supercharger station turned into an hours-long ordeal. Shanon Stellini was travelling through Kettleman City on November 30 when she stumbled across a backlog of around 50 of the electric cars waiting to … Read more

Diane Abbott’s son charged for alleged attack on police officers

Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott’s privately-educated son, 28, is arrested after ‘biting one police officer and spitting at another outside Foreign Office’ James Abbott-Thompson arrested at the Foreign Office last week He is charged with assaulting two police officers and a public order offence The 28-year-old former civil servant is due to appear at a … Read more