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No-one charged in 9 out of 10 crimes - Home Office

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 15:54
Only 9% of crimes end with suspects being charged or summonsed, Home Office figures suggest.

Tory chief whip Julian Smith under fire in pairing row

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 15:39
Julian Smith faces pressure after an MP was told to break a pact and take part in a key Brexit vote.

Parents set to lose right to veto sex education at age 15

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:43
Pupils should be able to request sex education against their parents' wishes, the government says.

Profile: Ian Paisley

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:41
The career of the son of the DUP's founder has been one of controversy and electoral success.

DUP MP Ian Paisley says rule breach a personal embarrassment

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:36
The DUP MP choked with emotion at times as he told MPs he had made a "genuine mistake".

NI pro-remain parties release Brexit concern statement

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 08:22
It comes as the prime minister is due to arrive in Northern Ireland to visit the border.

New Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab set for talks with EU

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 03:53
Dominic Raab will meet the bloc's chief negotiator, as the EU warns states to step up plans for no deal.

Brexit: Watchdog warns of need to issue driving permits

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 03:11
Up to seven million international permits will be needed if the UK and EU do not agree to recognise driving.

Lord Patten: 'I've never seen so much animosity in Conservatives'

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:55
Former Conservative chairman Lord Patten on the party's toxic atmosphere - and Boris Johnson.

Publishers warn of Brexit threat to record exports

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:00
The UK's publishing industry says leaving the EU could damage its record-breaking export business.

Military personnel based in Scotland compensated for tax rises

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:00
The UK government will compensate soldiers facing higher income tax bills because they are based in Scotland.

Abstentionist Irish rebel MP finally enters Westminster

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 19:04
The painting forms part of the UK Parliament's Voice and Vote exhibition

Brexit: 1,000 new customs officers and vets for Irish ports

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:57
The Irish government is to hire 1,000 customs and veterinary inspectors to deal with Brexit.

London mayoral race: Tories shortlist 10 candidates

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:48
Conservative MP Paul Scully describes the list as one which "reflects London's diversity".

Luton MP Kelvin Hopkins: 'I want to clear my name'

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:11
The MP for Luton North says waiting eight months for a sexual harassment hearing has been "frustrating".

Brexit: New move to keep EU citizenship for UK nationals

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:09
Campaigners petition Brussels to make EU citizenship permanent despite Brexit.

In full: Boris Johnson's resignation speech

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 15:44
The former foreign secretary Boris Johnson attacks the government's approach to Brexit.

Margaret Hodge faces 'action' over Corbyn anti-Semitism row

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 15:40
Dame Margaret Hodge is reported to have called Jeremy Corbyn "anti-Semitic".

PMQs: Harman and May on pairing for MPs who cannot vote

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 15:36
The longest-serving woman MP and so Mother of the House, calls for proxy voting for women MPs on maternity leave.

PMQs: Jenkyns and May on Brexit and Remain

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 15:31
Theresa May tells one of her backbenchers that "Brexit continues to mean Brexit".

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