Mutaz Ahmed

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Monday, 29 June 2020

Sedwill out, Frost in as National Security Adviser

Sir Mark Sedwill is stepping down as both Cabinet Secretary and National Security Adviser in September, with his dual roles …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Sunday, 28 June 2020

Why Sedwill is set to fall in Cummings assault on the civil service

Sir Mark Sedwill has long been accused of holding too much influence in Whitehall, because he occupied the dual roles …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Friday, 26 June 2020

Karol Sikora interview: the NHS cancer timebomb

As Britain entered crisis-mode, NHS hospitals cleared out wards and cancelled elective surgeries so the swell of coronavirus-infected patients could …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Thursday, 25 June 2020

Starmer sacks Rebecca Long-Bailey over Israel tweet

Keir Starmer has sacked Rebecca Long-Bailey, his former leadership rival, from the shadow cabinet. The former shadow education secretary had …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Thursday, 25 June 2020

Downing Street stands by minister accused of corruption

For months, Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick has been accused of impropriety in his approval of a £1 billion infrastructure development …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Wednesday, 24 June 2020

British universities lead the way in global coronavirus fightback

It was notable that when the world faced an immediate health crisis, Britain’s Imperial College London provided the modelling on …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Tuesday, 23 June 2020

BLM UK's opaque £1m crowdfunding campaign leaves questions to be asked

In the aftermath of George Floyd’s death, countless crowdfunding campaigns were organised to take advantage of the resultant unrest across …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Monday, 22 June 2020

If Reading suspect was known to MI5 why wasn't he deported?

Following Khairi Saadallah’s arrest on suspicion of murder following the shocking attacks in Reading on Saturday evening, questions are being …

By Mutaz Ahmed

Thursday, 18 June 2020

Government goes cap in hand to Apple in shambolic NHS app U-turn

The government’s contact tracing app was clearly in peril when health minister Lord Bethell addressed the Commons science and technology …

By Mutaz Ahmed