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Peers' laughter at 'Johnson and Johnson'

3 hours 24 min ago
The government is asked about the impact of the resignations of Jo Johnson and brother Boris.

Brexit: Ministers told 'judgement day' looms for decision

4 hours 36 min ago
Ministers are urged to show "moral courage" as talks enter crucial 48-hour phase.

'Referendum at some point' predicts Brown

5 hours 16 min ago
The British people "have got a right to have the final say" on the UK's relations with the EU, says former prime minister Gordon Brown.

Lord Lester faces suspension over sexual harassment claims

5 hours 17 min ago
Lord Lester is accused of harassing a woman and offering "corrupt inducements to sleep with him".

Badger cull: Vets accuse ministers of 'barefaced lies'

7 hours 22 min ago
Campaigners accuse the government of telling "bare faced lies" about the effectiveness of badger culls.

Welsh city and town centre smoking ban proposed by Mark Drakeford

7 hours 43 min ago
A contender to be the next Welsh Labour first minister says he wants to extend the smoking ban.

Sheffield Hallam MP Jared O'Mara on bullying and media criticism

8 hours 33 min ago
A autistic MP who faced criticism for previous racist, homophobic and sexist comments on social media has said his eight days in the headlines was "cruel".

Brexit: What is a 'meaningful vote'?

8 hours 46 min ago
What is a meaningful vote? Could there be another Brexit referendum? Carolyn Quinn has been speaking to the Commons Library's legal expert

MPs can stop no-deal Brexit, says Labour's Starmer

9 hours 25 min ago
Theresa May will not be allowed to take the UK out of the EU without a deal, Sir Keir Starmer says.

Starmer: Corbyn and a new Brexit vote

10 hours 22 min ago
Shadow Brexit secretary says "all options are on the table" if there is a no deal Brexit.

Brexit: Cabinet ministers 'voiced doubts at PM's plan at start'

14 hours 22 min ago
Cabinet sources reveal several of the prime minister's colleagues spoke out strongly against her plan.

Universal credit: Rent arrears double for benefit claimants

17 hours 12 min ago
A growing rent arrears crisis for people claiming universal credit is unearthed by BBC's Panorama.

Brexit: UK must not be trapped in backstop, says Leadsom

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 15:11
Minister urges Tories to back PM - but says UK must have the power to exit any customs arrangement.

Armistice Day: Growing criticism of Trump WW1 no-show

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 08:56
The US president, who is in France, cancelled a memorial visit to honour US soldiers due to rain.

Brexit: No deal threat is a 'political hoax' says Starmer

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 04:59
Labour's Sir Keir Starmer says MPs must "take back control" if the government's Brexit deal is rejected.

Jo Johnson: 'Democratic travesty' not to have another Brexit vote

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 10:54
The UK must "pause" before doing something "irrevocably stupid" over Brexit, says Jo Johnson.

Former MP killed in WWI finally added to Parliament's memorial

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 01:26
A former MP killed in action in World War One finally has his name added to Parliament's memorial.

WW1: The forgotten hero MP

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 00:58
The Recording Angel memorial commemorates all of the MPs, peers, parliamentary staff, and their sons whose lives were lost during the Great War.

Minister Jo Johnson quits over Brexit and calls for new vote

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 17:44
Jo Johnson, brother of Boris, calls for the public to have the final say after resigning transport job.

Brexit deal 'will see us cede control' - Jo Johnson

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 17:32
Jo Johnson called for a fresh referendum as he resigned as transport minister over the Brexit deal.