Can Chancellor Rishi Sunak cling on as top dog for the top job as he faces big test over tax-rise Budget?

THERE’S an old saying in politics: If you want a friend, get a dog. Perhaps that’s why Rishi Sunak bought a puppy, knowing he might soon be short of mates. One of the most remarkable things about the Chancellor is the dizzy heights he reached without making enemies. Until recently, it was hard to find anyone at Westminster with a

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Hypocrisy of Rishi Sunak's 'champagne socialist' troll

ANNA MIKHAILOVA: Flagrant hypocrisy of Rishi Sunak’s ‘champagne socialist’ troll as campaign group founder’s social media shows he is no stranger to five-star sybaritism A screeching attack ad went viral after lambasting Rishi Sunak’s ‘lavish celebrity lifestyle’. Masterminded by the anti-Tory campaign group One Rule For Them, the video rebuked the Chancellor for his beach house in California, Kensington mansion

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Rishi Sunak says self-employed will get more support amid lockdown

Rishi rushes through ANOTHER bailout package: Sunak says self-employed will get extra support after furlough is extended for lockdown as he warns even MORE jobs will now be lost PM will not address the annual Confederation of British Industry meeting today Business Secretary Alok Sharma will attend on behalf of the government It is only the second time in the CBI’s

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Rishi Sunak, don’t be a bozo and tax us — tax billionaire Amazon boss Jeff Bezos instead

IT is a statistic guaranteed  to make anyone drop their latest one-click, next-day-delivery purchase from Amazon. Marks & Spencer — that venerable old British company which is currently fighting for its life —  paid £65.4million in corporation tax last year. While high-flying Amazon has paid only £61.7million corporation tax in the UK OVER THE LAST 20 YEARS. Folks — Amazon boss

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Coronavirus UK LIVE: Rishi Sunak ‘to extend furlough scheme until September’ as death toll hits 32,065 – The Sun

CHANCELLOR Rishi Sunak is expected to extend the government's furlough scheme until September today. Mr Sunak is expected to cut the payments to 60 per cent of earnings, but will pledge to top up wages of laid off staff if they return to work part-time. The Chancellor has been finalising details of tweaks to the taxpayer-funded job retention scheme, which

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Rishi Kapoor’s family gather for low-key lockdown funeral as Bollywood legend, 67, is cremated after cancer battle – The Sun

RISHI Kapoor’s devastated family have gathered in Mumbai for his last rites after the Bollywood legend passed away yesterday. Kapoor, who played the romantic lead in dozens of popular Indian films over 20 years, died aged 67 after battling cancer. His last rites were held at the Chandanwadi crematorium in Mumbai this afternoon, NDTV reports. And the handful of family

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