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Amber Rudd sparks race row after referring to Diane Abbott as ‘coloured’

UK Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd referred to Labour’s Diane Abbott as a “coloured woman” on Thursday. Abbott described the comment, made on Jeremy Vine’s BBC Radio 2 show, as offensive. The comment came as both major parties are engulfed in separate race rows. The Conservative Party suspended over […]
Amber Rudd sparks race row after referring to Diane Abbott as ‘coloured’
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‘Ghastly,’ ‘Grotesque’: EU president’s hair-tousling incident is close to sexual misconduct, UK’s Amber Rudd says

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker greeted a female colleague by ruffling her hair. Many, many people thought it was bizarre and sexist. European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker would be investigated for sexual misconduct if he was a British politician, according to UK Work & Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd. She was […]
‘Ghastly,’ ‘Grotesque’: EU president’s hair-tousling incident is close to sexual misconduct, UK’s Amber Rudd says
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Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as Home Secretary

Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as Home Secretary. Rudd resigned on Sunday evening after misleading MPs about deportation targets and pressure over the Windrush scandal. Javid – who backed Remain in the EU referendum – has served as Communities Secretary since July 2016 when Theresa May became prime minister. LONDON […]
Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as Home Secretary
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3 things you need to know about Amber Rudd’s resignation

Amber Rudd resigns as Home Secretary following a series of damaging revelations. Rudd quits Cabinet Cabinet following the Windrush scandal and leaks suggesting she lied to MPs about deportation targets. Her departure means Theresa May has lost a loyal ally around the Cabinet table. Rudd’s successor has a huge task […]
3 things you need to know about Amber Rudd’s resignation
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Amber Rudd resigns as Home Secretary

Amber Rudd has resigned as Home Secretary. Rudd was under pressure to quit the Cabinet after numerous leaks indicated that she misled MPs over what she knew about Home Office deportation targets. She has also been under fire for her role in the Windrush affair. Rudd is the fourth minister […]
Amber Rudd resigns as Home Secretary
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The Brexit registration app for EU citizens won’t work on iPhones

The app EU citizens living in Britain must use to apply for the right to stay does not work on iPhones. EU citizens told to “borrow someone else’s” by UK officials. Home Officials revealed the glitch to “astonished” MEPs in Brussels on Tuesday. Around half of UK adults use iPhones. […]
The Brexit registration app for EU citizens won’t work on iPhones
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UK Home Secretary calls on Trump to delete his Twitter account

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said Donald Trump’s retweets were “wrong.” Responding to a suggestion that the US President should delete his account, Rudd said: “Many of us will share his view.” Labour’s Diane Abbott described the incident as “offensive to all decent British people.” LONDON – The UK’s Home Secretary […]
UK Home Secretary calls on Trump to delete his Twitter account