Nancy Pelosi calls on John Conyers to resign over sexual harassment allegations

US House minority leader calls allegations ‘serious, disappointing and credible’ Conyers taken to hospital with stress-related illness, according to reports House minority leader Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that congressman John Conyers should resign in the wake of multiple allegations Read More

Trump's tweets and the Irish border – Politics Weekly podcast

Anushka Asthana is joined by Andrew Lilico, Polly Toynbee, Brian Klaas and Brendan Cox to discuss outrage at President Trump’s sharing of anti-Muslim videos. Plus RTE’s Tony Connelly on the Irish border and Brexit A series of presidential tweets have Read More

‘There’s enough rabbis – now God wants some actors’: how Menashe put Hasidic New York on screen

A film based on the real life story of its lead, a non-actor from Brooklyn, as he fights to keep his son after his wife’s death has connected with festival audiences and critics alike As a tiny film about a Read More

Theresa May says Trump retweeting Britain First was 'wrong thing to do' – Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen Amber Rudd’s urgent question on Trump – Summary and verdict May’s Q&A on Trump and his tweets – Summary 2.54pm GMT Sir Kim Darroch, the British ambassador in Washington, has Read More

Fifth woman accuses Senator Al Franken of sexual misconduct

Army veteran Stephanie Kemplin says Franken groped her breast in 2003 Alleged incident took place during trip to entertain troops in Iraq A fifth woman has come forward to accuse Senator Al Franken of sexual impropriety, according to CNN. The Read More