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Pro-EU group fined over campaign spending

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 12:17
The European Movement UK and UKIP are among those fined by the Electoral Commission.

UK inflation at highest since April 2012

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 10:06
UK inflation hit 3% last month for the first time since April 2012 - up from 2.9% in August, the ONS reports

Bombardier to partner Airbus on C-Series jets

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 09:56
The European aerospace firm is to take a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jet project.

No-deal Brexit would be a catastrophe, Mark Drakeford says

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 06:05
No agreement would have dire economic, security and social consequences, says finance secretary.

Boundary changes: Latest plans for Commons seats published

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 01:19
MPs will vote on the issue next year amid concerns over reducing the Commons in size from 650 to 600.

Councils buying homeless one-way train tickets

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:42
One rough sleeper said his local council offered him a ticket to a city he had never been to before.

Brexit negotiations should accelerate, say May and Juncker

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 21:25
Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker say their working dinner was "constructive and friendly".

Andrew Lloyd Webber to retire from House of Lords

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 19:32
The composer will be stepping down at midnight after 20 years as a Conservative peer.

Ministers back tougher sentences for attacks on emergency staff

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:42
The Home Office backs Labour MP Chris Bryant's proposed law to tackle "a national disgrace".

Talk of Brexit power-grab behind us, claims UK minister

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 15:26
Damian Green hails "significant" steps forward in talks between UK, Welsh and Scottish ministers.

Political news: Brexit, boundaries and Plaid conference

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 14:55
Brexit, Parliamentary boundaries and Plaid Cymru's party conference are set to the lead the political headlines.

Durham chief constable on child abuse images online

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 14:54
Internet companies need to do more to "stamp out sickening distribution of images and live streaming of abuse online" says a chief constable.

Political returns for MPs Jo Swinson and Esther McVey

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 14:52
Liberal Democrat Jo Swinson and Conservative Esther McVey on losing and winning their seats.

Are US, UK and Russian politics similar?

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:02
Armando Iannucci has written satires about all three, so what does he think?

Boris Johnson: Time to 'get on' with EU talks

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:02
Boris Johnson calls for "serious conversations" about the UK and EU's future relationship.

Vauxhall: Union calls for support to protect jobs

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 11:31
Unite says the government should support the car industry through the Brexit process.

Boris Johnson takes Czech minister for a paddle

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:09
The foreign secretary joined Ivo Sramek in the rowing boat in a break from talks about EU security.

Lenin in London

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 09:18
How events in London in the early 20th Century played a vital role in the lead up to the Russian Revolution.

Brexit vote by Labour and Plaid Welsh MEPs 'a disgrace'

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 07:00
Nathan Gill criticises Labour and Plaid's MEPs who backed calls for Brexit talks not to progress.

Theresa May to dine with EU chiefs amid Brexit 'deadlock'

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 02:40
The PM's trip to meet EU chiefs comes a day after she phoned German Chancellor Angela Merkel.