Nadhim Zahawi’s 9pc pay rise for new teachers will boost support for strikes, union chief claims

“If you have a different set of pay rises, what that means is that experienced teachers are in effect subsidising beginning teachers,” she told The Telegraph.   “They’ve done quite enough subsidising everybody else and suffering from austerity. We want a fully-funded general pay rise for all teachers.” She said long-serving …

Call to strip Islamic State ‘Beatle’ being sent back to Britain of citizenship

Begum was born in east London, the daughter of Bangladeshi-origin parents. While she languished in a refugee camp in Syria, Sajid Javid, the Home Secretary at the time, revoked Begum’s British citizenship, arguing she is eligible for Bangladeshi nationality.  The case caused an uproar and an inevitable legal battle that …