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Business groups write to PM urging Heathrow expansion

13 hours 30 min ago
Business groups write to the prime minister urging the government not to waver on Heathrow expansion.

Afghan interpreters' scheme utter failure, say MPs

14 hours 40 min ago
No Afghan civilians who worked for the Army have been resettled in the UK so far, MPs say.

Irish border: Ex-taoiseach wants issue solved by June

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 18:00
John Bruton has urged the UK and EU to tackle disagreements over the border sooner rather than later.

Ex-aide to Michael Fallon cleared of sexual assault

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 16:05
Richard Holden had been accused of attacking a woman at a party in London in December 2016.

Brokenshire: Some pretty dark moments

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 15:03
The Old Bexley and Sidcup MP speaks about about his illness and recovery.

General Data Protection Regulation online data rules

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 15:02
The EU's new data laws also cover politicians and political parties in how they collect and use information.

Brexit: UK seeks deal on sharing of 'top-secret' information

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 11:31
Tensions rise over defence and security co-operation as the UK makes its case for a close partnership.

George Osborne takes on another post-politics job

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 11:09
The Evening Standard editor and former chancellor joins Italian investment fund that owns Juventus.

Corbyn in north west NI for border visit

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:39
The Labour leader is meeting business leaders in Londonderry where he'll hear their concerns on Brexit.

AMs back Vaughan Gething to 'galvanise' Labour as leader

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:09
Vaughan Gething has the backing of four AMs to succeed Carwyn Jones as the next Welsh Labour leader.

Scotland 'would keep pound' in years after independence

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 08:18
A long-awaited SNP report says the country would later move towards introducing its own currency.

Irish abortion referendum voting opens

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 08:12
Voters are deciding whether to repeal the Eighth Amendment, which effectively bans terminations.

Police mugshot deletion scheme criticised for lack of transparency

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 05:11
Thousands of people may be unaware they can have their photos deleted on the police database.

Poor white schools 'destroyed' by rankings

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:37
Exam league tables are stigmatising white working-class schools, head teachers say.

Brexit: UK official warns EU over talks 'insult'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 21:44
A senior EU official describes the UK's negotiating position as a "fantasy", after talks in Brussels.

Section 28 architect 'sorry' if people hurt

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 21:33
The clause banned the "promotion" of homosexuality in schools, effectively stopping teachers and others from talking about LGBT issues.

Tory MP Andrea Jenkyns quits government role 'to fight for Brexit'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 17:23
MP resigns as parliamentary private secretary saying she wants to be a "robust voice" for Brexit.

Young: I was targeted by twitter mob

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:57
The Spectator columnist says he was accused of actions by MPs that were "completely untrue, just completely malicious and false".

Reality Check

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:44
One of the custom plans could cost up to £20bn a year, says HMRC.

Julian Lewis MP rails against 'silent rogue cyclists'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:43
MP Julian Lewis suggests all cyclists should be required to have a bell fitted to improve safety.

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