Bradford West

Yassar Yaqub's Father Says Police 'Unlawfully Killed' His Son

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK

The father of a man shot dead by police during a pre-planned operation on a motorway slip road has said he believes his son was “killed unlawfully...

I Would Not Tolerate Mistreatment of Women in Any Other Community - I Won't Tolerate It in My Own

Naz Shah | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Politics
Naz Shah

It was with a sinking heart that I watched Pakistani women talking about being blocked into entering politics on Newsnight for the second time in a matter of weeks. But this stuff isn't just historical, it is happening today, leaving me disheartened and disgusted.

George Galloway's Successor Held Nothing Back In Absolutely Brutal Maiden Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK Politics

Naz Shah, the Labour MP who ousted London Mayor hopeful George Galloway from his Bradford West seat in May, defied parliamentary custom in her Commons...

Schoolboy, 14, Arrested On Suspicion Of Attempted Murder After Teacher Stabbed

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested after a teacher was stabbed at a Bradford school this morning. A 50-year-old male teacher, believed to be Vince...

As a Failed MP, Maybe It's Time George Galloway Switched Professions

Shamim Chowdhury | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK Politics
Shamim Chowdhury

Now that he finds himself without a day job, maybe it is time for Galloway to focus his energies on what he does best. Maybe he will do a greater service to society as an activist and speaker fighting for the causes he believes in rather than a salaried MP who doesn't seem to create enough of an impact to get re-elected.

An Ominous Warning On What George Galloway Is Plotting Next?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 09.05.2015 | UK Politics

In a bizarre speech which, quite frankly, left everyone baffled after he lost his seat, George Galloway ominously said yesterday he was “going off n...

George Galloway Was Not A Good Loser - And Twitter Was NOT Sympathetic

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Politics

After losing his seat in Bradford West, George Galloway is being utterly torn apart on social media. The Respect candidate, who stormed to victory ...

George Galloway's Latest Boast May Be His Most Grandiose Yet...

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Politics

George Galloway may be facing the biggest fight of his political career to retain his seat of Bradford West, but that certainly doesn’t seem to have...

Star Labour Candidate Issues Bizarre Excuses After Bottling Galloway Battle

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Politics

Amina Ali, Labour British-Somali candidate selected to take on George Galloway in the key seat of Bradford West, has resigned her candidacy after just...

George Galloway's Battle To Hold Bradford West Is Already Getting Personal

PA/Huffington Post UK | James Martin | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Politics

The starting gun has fired in now what's likely to be one of the most fiercest fights in the 2015 general election, after the Labour Party chose a Lon...

Galloway's Battered Face Revealed After Street Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2014 | UK

Controversial MP George Galloway has been released from hospital after he was battered and bruised in a street attack, police have said. The pro-Pa...

Galloway Beaten Up By A Man Shouting About The Holocaust

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK

George Galloway was roughed up in West London’s upmarket Notting Hill on Friday evening, leaving the controversial Respect MP badly bruised. The ass...

Dear Leader

Tom Doran | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Politics
Tom Doran

Much unkind comment has been passed on George Galloway, MP for Bradford West. He is accused of being a "pimp for fascism", of operating an unregistered charity for personal gain, of sucking up to Saddam Hussein and, perhaps most damningly, of killing satire with a rusty crowbar and leaving it to rot in a ditch.

Former Labour MP Marsha Singh Dies After Long Illness

PA | Posted 16.09.2012 | UK Politics

Labour MPs have paid tribute to former colleague Marsha Singh who has died four months after quitting the Commons due to ill health. Mr Singh annou...

The Muslim Vote Should Not Be Underestimated

Reyhana Patel | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Politics
Reyhana Patel

Political parties who are aiming for strongholds in constituencies where the Muslim vote can be crucial must now work extra hard to engage with Muslim communities and address the issues which are on the top of their agenda.

US Style Primary Elections can rid the UK of George Galloway and the Politics of Division

Simon Phillips-Hughes | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK Politics
Simon Phillips-Hughes

British voters have elected George Galloway of the Respect Party to Parliament in an admittedly spectacular electoral coup.

The Labour Party Has Failed British Asians - That's Why Some Turn to the Likes of George Galloway

Shamim Chowdhury | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Politics
Shamim Chowdhury

For too long, the Labour Party has relied on the ethnic vote with a detached arrogance that appears to have lasted to this day. The older generation may yet remain loyal, but they will not be around forever.

My Take on Bradford West: The George Galloway Bandwagon

Phil Shanks | Posted 02.06.2012 | UK Politics
Phil Shanks

Single-issue politics increasingly manages to grab the attention of our younger generations. The tsunami-like popularity of social networks has enabled these issues to become generated by people and organisations that operate without large party machinery, political persuasion and corporate donations.

By George, British Politics is Opening Up

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 02.06.2012 | UK Politics
Adnan Al-Daini

"They can't lie straight in bed, they say one thing and mean another and they just answer a question with a question". So said a voter in Bradford We...

Political Review: The British Bobsleigh Political Team

Richard Marsh | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Politics
Richard Marsh

In the early hours of last Friday morning, as the result of the Bradford West by-election was announced, it became obvious that Mr George Galloway was seriously guilty of stockpiling votes. This was, we know, a selfish and reckless thing to do, and in the process several of the other political parties got badly burned.

The Respect MP For Blackburn

Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Politics

George Galloway has gained 6,000 new Twitter fans following his dramatic by-election victory late on Thursday night. Unfortunately for the Respect...

Galloway Gets Egged After Landslide Win In Bradford

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Politics

George Galloway has had eggs thrown at him as he celebrated his stunning by-election win in Bradford, however the new Respect MP managed to dodge the ...

Britain's 'Most Sensational' By-Election Wins

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Politics

George Galloway has described his victory in Bradford West as the most "sensational victory in by-election history, bar none", but was it? The Resp...

Punters Making £100,000 On Galloway Victory

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Politics

George Galloway's shock victory in Bradford West has cost bookies hundreds of thousands of pounds in the biggest ever by-election payout in history. ...

Young Barrister To Fight George Galloway For Bradford West

PA | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Politics

The Labour Party has chosen a 33-year-old local barrister to take on George Galloway, among others, in the forthcoming Bradford West by-election. B...