Rushanara Ali MP Statement on International Women's Day

Today we celebrate women. We celebrate you as you do your job, as you make new discoveries, as you love your families, as you champion your communities, as you lead teams and invest in your passions. Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP statement on the cost of living crisis

Ofgem has announced that the energy price cap will increase by £693 from April. Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP tables EDM on first anniversary of Myanmar coup

On 27 January, Rushanara Ali MP tabled a Parliamentary Early Day Motion (EDM) on the upcoming first anniversary of the military coup in Myanmar. Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP on the abolition of the BBC licence fee

The BBC will have to make deep cuts to its programme budgets after the Government said the broadcaster’s funding would be frozen for the next two years, with the licence fee abolished completely in 2027.     Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP Welcomes Turkey's Ban on Arms Sales to Myanmar

Rushanara Ali MP, Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Democracy in Burma, and Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Right of the Rohingya, welcomed confirmation from the Turkish Ambassador to the UK that Turkey does not sell arms to Myanmar. Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Bangladesh’s Victory Day

On the 50th Anniversary of Bangladesh’s Victory Day, Rushanara Ali MP attended a special event to mark the anniversary, which saw Tower Bridge lit up in the colours of Bangladesh’s flag Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP visits local foodbank

Rushanara Ali MP  visited the Bow Foodbank’s site at Bethnal Green earlier this week to meet and chat with some of the foodbank clients and to meet the staff and volunteers.  Continue reading

APPG on Conflict and Global Britain launches End of Year Debrief

On 16 December, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Conflict and Global Britain launched its End of Year Debrief. Continue reading