Diane Abbott criticised after suggesting former military commander could not have been Bercow bullying victim 'What a ridiculous comment from an experienced MP,' says union boss Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
General election: Diane Abbott vows to eradicate culture of deportations 'haunting' Home Office Exclusive: In an interview with The Independent, shadow home secretary says she expects Labour to 'get a big bump' in polls when manifesto published Independent - Published on November 15, 2019
Post-Brexit UK plans to end 'cheap labour from Europe'
The UK has set out plans to prioritize access for high-skilled workers from around the world in its post-Brexit points-based immigration system, while putting an end to a reliance on "cheap labour from..
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Labour hit out at 'not thought through' immigration policy
Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott has accused the Government of trying to 'crack down' on immigration rushing through a policy that has 'not been thought through' and could harm the economy. Report by..
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Diane Abbott backs Rebecca Long Bailey for leader
Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott has backed Rebecca Long Bailey for leader of the Labour party. Ms Abbott admits Long Bailey will come under attack as Jeremy Corbyn did, but disputes suggestions she..
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Diane Abbott on rapper Dave's attack on 'racist' PM
Diane Abbott says she was struck by rapper Dave's attack on the 'racist Prime Minister' during the Brit Awards last night. The Shadow Home Secretary warned that the Government 'needs to be careful'..
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Diane Abbott "very concerned" over knife crime
Diane Abbott responds to quarterly statistics for Crime in England and Wales.
The Shadow Home Secretary said she was "very concerned" by the level of knife crime.
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Diane Abbott leaves NEC meeting at Labour HQ
Diane Abbott leaves Labour headquarters in central London after the party's ruling National Executive Committee met to agree a timetable for the leadership contest. Report by Jonesia. Like us on..
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Jeremy Corbyn made 'allotment pact' to back Remain but was overruled by top adviser, new documentary claims Labour leader's director of strategy reported to have sabotaged agreement with John McDonnell and Diane Abbott Independent - Published on November 4, 2019
Diane Abbott suggests disgraced Labour MP Keith Vaz should not run in election after cocaine and prostitute scandal 'I think he should consider his position,' says shadow home secretary Independent - Published on October 31, 2019 Labour accuses mayoral candidate Rory Stewart of racism after describing three London men as 'minor gangsters' 'It is completely shameful,' says shadow home secretary Diane Abbott Independent - Published on October 25, 2019
Diane Abbott and Jacob Rees-Mogg among MPs abused with shouts of 'traitor' after major Brexit vote Tempers frayed outside parliament as senior MPs leave under police escort Independent - Published on October 19, 2019
Boris Johnson's 'shocking' language in parliament has ruined chances of Brexit deal, Diane Abbott says 'I have spoken to people who might want to consider a Boris Johnson deal but that is over' Independent - Published on September 26, 2019
UK Labour's Abbott says PM Johnson aiming for a coup against parliament British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to limit lawmakers' opportunity to derail his Brexit plans represents a coup against parliament, Labour home affairs spokeswoman Diane Abbott said on.. Reuters - Published on August 28, 2019 Labour splits widen as Diane Abbott vows to support Remain over her party's Brexit deal John McDonnell and Emily Thornberry also declare they would campaign to stay in EU Independent - Published on August 20, 2019
Labour preparing ground for no-confidence motion in Boris Johnson in early September, Diane Abbott indicates 'Who has confidence in Boris Johnson apart from the people around him,' says shadow home secretary Independent - Published on August 12, 2019
Boris Johnson risks triggering riots with rollout of blanket stop-and-search powers, Diane Abbott warns 'They have opted to 'appear tough' instead of dealing with the root causes of crime' Independent - Published on August 11, 2019
Diane Abbott 'afraid' Corbyn will face fresh leadership challenge, recording reveals Labour peers mull confidence vote in Jeremy Corbyn after shadow Brexit minister sacked Independent - Published on July 18, 2019
Labour civil war deepens as Diane Abbott shares call for deputy leader Tom Watson to consider his position Mr Watson has faced criticism from senior party figures over his attack on general secretary Jennie Formby's handling of antisemitism claims Independent - Published on July 12, 2019 Diane Abbott says she is 'beginning to worry' about Labour's Brexit strategy For the first time, Jeremy Corbyn's longest-standing political ally openly questions his cautious approach Independent - Published on June 27, 2019