British Labour Party MP David Miliband prepares to speak at a fringe meeting on the first day of Britain's opposition Labour party's annual conference in Liverpool, northern England September 25, 2011. LONDON | Wed Mar 27, 2013 3:58pm GMT LONDON (Reuters) - Former British foreign ... Read more »
Sunderland's American owner Ellis Short hopes Paolo Di Canio can keep the struggling team in the top flight, but his vice-chairman -- former British MP David Miliband -- has already resigned his role in protest. "In the light of the new manager's past political statements, I think it ... Read more »
David Miliband takes NYC subway as he prepares for $460,000 CEO role at International Rescue Committ...
David Miliband went practically unnoticed on the New York subway yesterday as he prepared for his new life in America. The former British Foreign Secretary and Labour MP for South Shields mingled with commuters on his journey with American wife Louise Shackelton and one of their adopted ... Read more »
Tony Blair says departure is 'time out, not time over' as Labour leader's brother spells out reasons for rejecting frontbench job David Miliband talks to reporters at his home after announcing his decision to quit British politics. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images David ... Read more »
Cain And Abel: Why Did David Miliband Suddenly Quit British Politics? One day after the stunning news of his resignation from British government was leaked to the press, former Labour MP David Miliband explained that he feared his presence would be a “distraction” in light of ... Read more »
" Alan Johnson, the Labour former home secretary, told the World at One that David Miliband's decision to leave British politics was the right thing for the party. You won’t find a bigger supporter of David Miliband than me but when David came and told me [about his ... Read more »
Lord Mandelson (R), who returned to frontline British politics after a spell abroad, said: 'If I can come back David Miliband can come back. Don’t rule out anything. ' Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters The first thing which political activists should do on hearing the news ( he's now ... Read more »
David Miliband said he was leaving British politics "to put my experience into practice on behalf of some of the least fortunate people on Earth" and "repay a personal debt" from his own family history. The former foreign secretary who had faced private calls to clarify his position ... Read more »
One small step for Ed: Labour leader Miliband uses tiny pallet to campaign in South Shields but is p...
Last month David Miliband stunned colleagues by confirming he was moving to New York to take up a lucrative job with aid charity, International Rescue Committee. He made little attempt to hide the fact that his decision stemmed from the 2010 leadership defeat he suffered at the hands of ... Read more »
Margaret Thatcher protests: Teachers of hatred: The drama mistress and the masted from Miliband's sc...
With Ed and David Miliband among its alumni, Haverstock School has been nicknamed ‘Labour’s Eton’. Labour peer Oona King is also a former pupil of the north London comprehensive, mischievously described as a finishing school for Left-wing politicians. Other old boys and girls include Tom ... Read more »
But here comes the really funny bit: the resignation of the supposed political giant David Miliband from his posts at Sunderland Football Club, because he couldn’t bear to be linked with this totalitarian monster. Now, I know from personal experience that the supposedly brilliant Mr ... Read more »
David Miliband last night said he was quitting his lucrative directorship of Premier League side Sunderland after it hired a manager with fascist views. The former Labour foreign secretary announced last week he was leaving the country to head an international charity in New York. He ... Read more »
Forgive me, but there is nothing David Miliband can teach me about feeling murderous rage towards yo...
Ultimate getaway: David Miliband, pictured with his wife Louise, has given up politics to start a new life in America where he will be separated from his brother by an entire ocean His tanks were on my lawn, and I wished to God he’d clear them off and stick to making pompous speeches to ... Read more »
David Miliband as foreign minister, right, with Afghan president Hamid Karzai and the then US secretary of state, Condoleezza Rice, in 2008. Photograph: Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images The appointment of David Miliband as president and CEO by a major relief agency is another nail in ... Read more »
News of David Miliband's departure came too late for Wednesday's papers, so many of Thursday's editions offer considerable analysis of the story. Mr Miliband, brother of Labour leader Ed, is to quit UK politics to become head of the International Rescue Committee charity in New ... Read more »
David Miliband tells Adam Boulton why he is moving to America and of his belief that his brother can win power in 2015. David Miliband was his usual charming self on Wednesday at the home he inherited from his parents in the fashionable inner North London district of Primrose ... Read more »
The appointment came a day after Martin O'Neill was fired following a poor run of results and sparked immediate controversy, with former British politician David Miliband resigning from his positions as vice chairman and non-executive director of the club because of Di Canio's openly ... Read more »
Cameron takes the fight to Farage: On the eve of polls, PM hints at changing law to guarantee EU ref...
With anti-EU party UKIP set to make a significant breakthrough today, David Cameron has reinforced his commitment to hold a referendum on Britain’s future in Europe. The Prime Minister said yesterday he was prepared to consider legislation that would guarantee an in/out referendum if he wins ... Read more »
Perhaps the departure of David Miliband stirred him and other old warhorses – John Reid, David Blunkett and Tessa Jowell – to join the fray. Yet once out of the game, yesterday's men and women are like loose horses getting in the way of the riders in the Grand National. Former top ... Read more »
Is that it for David Miliband? The by-election in South Shields to replace former Foreign Secretary David Miliband will take place on 2 May, Labour sources have said. Mr Miliband is expected to formally stand down as an MP on Monday, after announcing last month that he is ... Read more »