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Boris Johnson targeted by Russia prank caller

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:49
In a recording posted online, the prank caller pretends to be the new prime minister of Armenia.

Norwich City Council Conservative election fraud probe

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:38
The pair are arrested following allegations fraudulent signatures were used on nomination papers.

Nicola Sturgeon 'horrified' by gagged worker photo

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:12
The first minister asks a top civil servant to conduct a full review and report to her personally.

Romanian becomes second most common non-UK nationality

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:54
The number of Romanian nationals living in the UK is 411,000 - overtaking India and the Irish Republic.

Brexit: minister David Gauke plays down £20bn customs forecast

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:34
The government will try to keep the cost to business "as low as possible", David Gauke says.

Extra 100,000 added to Ireland's voting register

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:52
The Department of Housing and Local Government has given a breakdown of the numbers added in the 31 city and county councils.

Ulster Bank to put vertical bank notes into circulation

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:39
Vertical Ulster Bank £5 and £10 notes will come into circulation next year.

No increase in cycling in Wales despite active travel law

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 09:05
And figures show fewer children walking to school as AMs criticise progress in the last five years.

Tax rises needed 'to prevent NHS misery'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 01:23
Influential economists argue 4% extra a year is needed - and tax rises are the only way to pay for that.

Brexit: UK's 'strong objections' to Galileo sat-nav exclusion

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 01:11
The EU is warned the satellite dispute could hinder wider security co-operation after Brexit.

Brexit deal cannot include return to hard border - Jeremy Corbyn

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:01
The Labour leader will make a speech in Belfast later saying he will not tolerate a hard border.

Northern Ireland parties 'should be locked in room until deal'

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:39
Peers in the House of Lords were discussing the "state of paralysis" in Northern Ireland.

Brexit: Ex-Vote Leave director Cummings warns of 'train wreck'

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 20:05
Dominic Cummings, a key figure in the Leave campaign, says no real preparations are being made.

Jeremy Corbyn insists new Labour peers back scrapping the Lords

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 18:10
Jeremy Corbyn expects all future Labour peers to back his position on Lords reform, his spokesman says.

Brexit: Technology-based customs system 'could cost £20bn'

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 17:48
The technology-based system could cost more than the UK contributes as an EU member, MPs are told.

Police Federation - a tough audience for any politician

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 17:24
How did the new Home Secretary Sajid Javid get on an the annual conference, compared with his predecessors?

UK military fears robots learning war from video games

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 17:08
Future cyber-attacks could come from robots trained on video games, the Ministry of Defence warns.

Iain Duncan Smith had 'issues' with Troubled Families scheme

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 15:36
The former work and pensions secretary says the money could be better spent elsewhere.

PMQs: Corbyn and May on Manchester attack service

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 15:19
Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn pay tribute to the people of Manchester one year after the terror attack and a day after a service to remember the victims.

Grenfell Tower fire: PM on flammable cladding ban

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 14:58
Theresa May says the government "must take the strongest possible action" to stop another Grenfell Tower tragedy.

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