Boris Johnson has been cleared of breaking the Conservative Party’s code of conduct over his comments about veiled Muslim women.
Former reality television contestant Christine Hamilton has been stripped of her position as a charity ambassador after complaints about her social media posts on Islam.
A north-east Conservative councillor has issued a fresh apology after becoming embroiled in a burka row.
Boris Johnson’s comments on the burka have been branded “inflammatory and divisive” by the Equality and Human Rights Commission.
A Tory former chief whip has backed Boris Johnson in the burka row, saying he had no need to apologise for making inflammatory comments about Muslim women.