I’d send more migrants to Africa says Liz Truss, as she promises to expand refugee policy

Liz Truss today vows to implement a hard line on immigration if she wins the keys to No 10 – including extending the scheme under which migrants who cross the Channel in small boats can be sent to Rwanda. The Foreign Secretary uses an interview with The Mail on Sunday to try to cement her … Read more

Rishi Sunak sported £3,500 bespoke suit as he prepared for crunch leadership vote

Rishi Sunak sported £3,500 bespoke suit as he prepared for crunch leadership vote Rishi Sunak is known for his penchant for wearing expensive designer brands He was seen sporting a bespoke £3,500 Henry Herbert suit yesterday morning Expensive tastes don’t dispel claims Mr Sunak out of touch with ordinary Britons  By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 00:36 BST, … Read more

Liz Truss warns Vladimir Putin he faces Ukraine ‘quagmire’ like Chechnya

Liz Truss today warned Vladimir Putin he faces a Ukraine ‘quagmire’ like Afghanistan or Chechnya as she warned there will be ‘nowhere to hide’ from sanctions. The Foreign Secretary urged Russia to step back from an invasion as Britain made clear it will boost troop numbers at Nato’s borders and consider sending more weapons. The … Read more

GMB shows empty chair after NO Tory minister turns up to explain latest No10 partygate revelations

‘We’ve got cake, if you’d like to pop in?’: GMB shows empty chair after NO Tory minister turns up to explain latest No10 partygate revelations (but Liz Truss is happy to appear on Sky News) ‘We’ve got cake’, joked presenter Adil Ray, in a reference to PM’s birthday party  Susanna Reid said no minister wanted … Read more

EU’s Maros Sefcovic takes a tumble as Brexit talks begin

The Brexit talks were literally on thin ice today – as the EU’s Maros Sefcovic took a tumble on a slippery step. Mr Sefcovic nearly came a-cropper as he arrived at Chevening for discussions with Liz Truss on the Northern Ireland protocol. The Foreign Secretary and ministers looked on aghast as he nearly lost his … Read more

Liz Truss fires warning shot at Vladimir Putin over Ukraine

Liz Truss fires a fresh warning shot at Vladimir Putin and says Moscow will face ‘massive consequences’ which come at a ‘severe cost’ if Russia invades Ukraine as she also blasts China for its ‘coercive economic policies’ Liz Truss has hosted a meeting of G7 foreign ministers in Liverpool this weekend Foreign Secretary has issued … Read more

Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak ‘are on constant manoeuvres’ in bid for future leadership of Tory party 

Busy Lizzy meets Big Lizzy: Foreign Secretary Truss lands on HMS Queen Elizabeth as MPs say she and Rishi Sunak ‘are on constant manoeuvres’ in bid for future leadership of Tory party  Chancellor and Foreign Secretary, both long tipped as potential leaders, said to be ‘sounding out’ colleagues Allies of Miss Truss, including parliamentary private … Read more

Liz Truss will start talks for country to join one of the world’s biggest free-trade areas 

Britain aims for trade deal with Pacific nations: Liz Truss will start talks for country to join one of the world’s biggest free-trade areas Liz Truss hopes trans-Pacific partnership will ‘pivot away’ UK from Europe   She will launch the UK’s member bid in video call with her Japanese counterpart  It is a trade agreement between … Read more

Plans ‘within weeks’ for the UK to join trans-Pacific trading club

Ministers will unveil plans ‘within weeks’ for the UK to join trans-Pacific trading club including Australia, Canada and Japan Liz Truss says plans to join trans-Pacific trading group unveiled ‘within weeks’ The CPTPP has formally agreed to start accession negotiation with the UK The free trade area includes Australia, Canada, Japan and New Zealand  By … Read more