Joseph Rachman

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Monday, 9 December 2019

General election 2019: campaign in closing stages turns into farce

Are you buying it? When it comes to John McDonnell the answer, for voters, is often “yes” when it concerns …

By Joseph Rachman

Friday, 6 December 2019

General Election 2019: Boris declines thrashing from former boss Andrew Neil

The day started poorly for the Conservatives. Clearly irritated by Boris Johnson’s determination to dodge an interview with him, Andrew …

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Thursday, 5 December 2019

General election 2019: Labour campaign flattened by antisemitism scandal

Just how far the rot of anti-Semitism has spread within the Labour Party was illustrated today by the roll call …

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Wednesday, 4 December 2019

General Election 2019: Swinson stung by bee protest

Boris Johnson had to perform a balancing act today. Donald Trump was still in town and the Prime Minister needed …

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Monday, 2 December 2019

Hugh Grant on the stump - the terrible Love Actually remake nobody wanted

Almost exactly 16 years after he played a Prime Minister who falls for his secretary against the backdrop of London …

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Friday, 29 November 2019

Horror in the capital, but the election circus continues for the moment

The terrorist incident on London Bridge today has overshadowed any political and general election news. Depending on how events develop …

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Thursday, 28 November 2019

General Election 2019: Red man to the left of me buffoon to the right

Something of a lull today in the election after two hectic days marked by Corbyn’s public evisceration by Andrew Neil, …

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Wednesday, 27 November 2019

General election 2019: Young voter surge will unnerve the Tories

Public executions are never a pretty sight and Andrew Neil’s interview with Jeremy Corbyn last night was no exception. Most …

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Saturday, 23 November 2019

Kuala Lumpur is an unexpected treat

Where should you go when travelling to Southeast Asia? Thailand and Vietnam are perennial favourites for backpackers and more well-heeled …

By Joseph Rachman