Yvonne Oflaz

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'If you've got money, you vote in ... if you haven't got money, you vote out'

“If you’ve got money, you vote in,” she said, with a bracing certainty. “If you haven’t got money, you vote out.” We were in Collyhurst, the hard-pressed neighbourhood on the northern edge of Manchester city centre last Wednesday, and I had yet to find a remain voter. The woman I was talking to …

United Kingdom

Theresa May sets out ‘one-nation Conservative’ pitch for leadership

Theresa May has sought to cast herself as a “one nation” Tory figure who can unite the UK and her party amid divisions in the wake of last week’s Brexit vote as she set out her pitch for the Conservative party leadership.<p>As well as portraying herself as unifier, the home secretary’s opening salvo …

Boris Johnson

Britain Is Still Divided By Class Which Could Have Fuelled 'Brexit', Says Report

National Centre For Social Research identifies 'working class of the mind'<p>NatCen Social Research<p>Four diagrams of different types of society. The most …

Singapore bank halts lending for London properties over Brexit vote

Singapore’s third-biggest lender has suspended new loans for the purchase of London properties as the aftershocks of Britain’s vote to leave the EU are felt around the world.<p>United Overseas Bank said it would “temporarily stop” issuing the loans because of heightened uncertainty following the …

Housing Market

Boris Johnson camp works on his bid for Tory leadership

Boris Johnson has been lying fairly low since the Brexit vote but that does not mean he has not been plotting. A group of Tory MPs have been working furiously on his behalf trying to drum up support for his leadership bid, expected to be announced Thursday.<p>Many MPs who supported the leave EU …

Boris Johnson

Who is more liberal – May or Gove?

Immigration<p><b>Theresa May</b><p>The home secretary said that the benefits of mass migration were “close to zero”. She said immigration could not be reduced and that current levels had an unsustainable impact on housing, schools and hospitals. She recast David Cameron’s target of reducing net migration to …

Human Rights