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Labour peer Baroness Hayter sacked for Jeremy Corbyn criticism

3 hours 49 min ago
Baroness Hayter is sacked as shadow Brexit minister for making "offensive" remarks, the party says.

Timmermans: UK ran around 'like idiots' in Brexit negotiations

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 22:22
The EU Commission's first vice-president claimed ministers turned up to Brussels without a plan in 2017.

Conservative PM candidates face final hustings

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 22:10
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt make their last pitches to Conservative members before voting closes.

Brexit: Peers back move to prevent shutdown of Parliament

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 18:08
Supporters of the measure hope to stop a future PM bypassing Parliament to push through a no deal.

May warns against 'absolutist' politics of 'winners and losers'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 17:25
In her last major speech, she says "ill words" have consequences, but comes in for criticism herself.

Theresa May: 'I'm worried about the state of politics'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 16:26
The outgoing prime minister says there are "grounds for serious concern" about domestic and international politics.

Muslim Conservatives speak out after criticism of the party over Islamophobia

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:44
They warn the party must become proactive in tackling the issue at grassroots level.

Over-75s TV licence fee decision was 'nuclear', BBC boss says

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:22
The BBC's director general tells MPs he told the government it had gone "nuclear".

PMQS: Heald and May on animal welfare

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:05
A Tory MP praises the record of Theresa May in tackling the abuse of animals.

Emotional Speaker John Bercow addresses Richard Ratcliffe

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:01
The Speaker tells Richard Ratcliffe his wife Nazanin - in jail in Iran - will never be forgotten.

PMQs: Sherriff and May on railways in northern England

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 14:54
A Yorkshire MP tells the prime minister her constituents can't decide which is delayed most - the Northern Powerhouse, promised by the government, or their next train.

PMQs: Corbyn challenges May on climate change record

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 14:51
Theresa May insists the government has taken "historic steps forward" in tackling climate change after Jeremy Corbyn criticises her record.

PMQs: Blackford and May on Tory immigration policies

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 14:50
SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford accuses the Conservatives of sharing ground with the "extremes" of Donald Trump and Nigel Farage.

PMQs: May tells Corbyn to make anti-Semitism apology

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 14:24
When the Labour leader is challenged about anti-Semitism in his party, he demands answers about Islamophobia in the Tory party.

Wirral councillor suspended over Ku Klux Klan comment

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:53
David Burgess-Joyce compared the black MP David Lammy's record to the white supremacist group.

Labour poverty pledge: What does it mean?

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:58
Labour is promising to end in-work poverty in its first term if it wins the next election.

'I experienced bullying behaviour from senior MPs'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:55
Former Commons clerk Hannah White says she was berated "for simply having done my job".

Bullying in Parliament: MPs to consider extending inquiry

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:30
A government motion would amend the independent complaints scheme to investigate historical complaints.

Labour anti-Semitism row: Advert criticises Jeremy Corbyn

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 02:12
Labour lords accuse party leader Jeremy Corbyn of presiding over a "toxic culture" of anti-Semitism.

Labour pledges to end in-work poverty in first full term

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:02
The party says it will eliminate the "modern-day scourge" if it wins the next election.