Nishad Sanzagiri

9 Flips | 1 Magazine | 4 Following | 3 Followers | @NishadSanzagiri | Studying International Relations at Uni of Edinburgh. Freelance Reporter at Telegraph, & Blogger at Guardian. Political Editor at Edinburgh Journal.

The British PM Is Recalling Parliament to Get Approval for Strikes Against ISIS

U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron announced Wednesday that he is recalling parliament to get approval for British air strikes against the Islamic …

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David Cameron will apologise to the Queen for referendum 'purring' remark

David Cameron will apologise in person to the Queen after he was overheard saying she “purred” on hearing that Scots had voted against independence in last week’s referendum.<p>The prime minister’s remark to the former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg that he had “never heard someone so happy” as the …

Nicola Sturgeon launches campaign to succeed Alex Salmond

Nicola Sturgeon is to oversee a shift in the Scottish National party’s stance on independence by campaigning instead for far greater devolution within the UK if she becomes first minister.<p>After serving as Alex Salmond’s deputy for seven years, Sturgeon is expected to be elected unopposed to succeed …

David Cameron: I'm extremely sorry for saying Queen 'purred' over Scottish Independence vote

The Prime Minister said he was 'very embarrassed' to be caught on microphone saying the Queen had 'purred' when he told her Scotland voted No in the referendum<p>David Cameron on Wednesday said that he was “extremely sorry” for revealing the contents of a private conversation with the Queen following …

Abu Qatada cleared of terror charges in Jordan

Court rules there was insufficient evidence against Abu Qatada and he is expected to be released 'within hours'<p>Abu Qatada, the radical Islamic preacher deported from Britain, has been found not guilty of terrorism offences by a court in Jordan.<p>After spending years incarcerated in British prisons, …

Ed Miliband's keynote speech at Labour Party conference - video

Labour leader Ed Miliband vows to help repair the 'creaking' NHS in his keynote address at the annual Labour Party conference in Manchester. Labour plans to setup a £2.5bn 'time to care' fund capable of supporting 20,000 more nurses, 8,000 more GPs, 5,000 more care workers and 3,000 more midwives …

Ed Miliband pitches to be next PM in keynote speech

MANCHESTER England (Reuters) - Opposition Labour party leader Ed Miliband cast himself as Britain’s prime minister-in-waiting eight months before an election, pledging to wring money from wealthy home owners, hedge funds and tobacco companies to fund better health care.<p>Britain's opposition Labour …

David Cameron: Queen 'purred' down line over Scottish Independence vote

Prime Minister's unguarded comments about Queen's response to the referendum picked up by microphone<p>David Cameron is to apologise to the Queen for an extraordinary breach of protocol after he was heard saying that she “purred” down the line after he told her Scotland had voted against …