Tories lose court battle on hated bedroom tax

The supreme court has told the UK government that it cannot force the bedroom tax on the partners... Read more

BBC presenter embroiled in 2014 rape row comments in bid to become Tory candidate

A BBC radio presenter who came under fire for comments he made about rape in 2014 has quit the co... Read more

Teacher banned from classroom selected as Tory candidate

A teacher who was struck off after calling Nicola Sturgeon a "drooling hag" online has been selec... Read more

Tory DWP secretary backs candidate who said those on Benefits Street need 'put down'

Conservative DWP Secretary Thérèse Coffey is facing calls to resign after she backed a Tory candi... Read more

Boris Johnson ally Ross Thomson stands down after sexual assault claim

A key ally of Boris Johnson has said he will not stand in the election following an accusation of... Read more