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Davis the diplomat

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 18:41
Brexit secretary winds up visits to more than half EU capitals which he hopes will east talks on post-Brexit trade.

Russian spy: Theresa May in Salisbury fist bump

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 17:55
The PM greets a member of the public on a visit to Salisbury where a Russian ex-spy was poisoned.

UKIP peer criticised over Tommy Robinson meeting

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 16:25
UKIP's former leader faces criticism for inviting the former English Defence League leader to Parliament.

Archive images of British-Russian diplomatic relations

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 15:29
Relations between the UK and Russia have been going from bad to worse in recent years.

ESA repayments: Terminally ill people are 'priority'

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 15:11
The government is "scaling up" the team identifying ESA underpayments, from 50 to 400 people.

Jeremy Corbyn: Evidence points towards Russia

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 14:18
Jeremy Corbyn says the "evidence points towards Russia" but does not go as far as his shadow defence secretary who said Russia was responsible for the Salisbury attack.

Corbyn unfairly maligned on spy attack, says Carwyn Jones

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 13:24
Carwyn Jones says the Labour leader "very strongly" condemned the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy.

Northamptonshire County Council: Troubled authority 'should be scrapped'

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:58
A report says "living within budget constraints is not part of the culture" of Northamptonshire County Council.

Theresa May visits Salisbury after spy attack

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:47
The PM is being briefed by health experts as Sergei Skripal and his daughter remain critically ill.

Grenfell Tower doors 'resisted fire for half the time expected'

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:33
Experts say the door was supposed to resist fire for 30 minutes, but only lasted 15 minutes.

'Telling boys they throw like a girl puts girls off sport'

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:16
Charity Women in Sport says such phrases tell girls from an early age that sport is not for them.

Nia Griffith distances herself from Corbyn aide's Russia comments

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 09:42
Shadow defence secretary Nia Griffith says Jeremy Corbyn's spokesman "has to speak for himself".

Alex Salmond: Russian station RT 'not propaganda'

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 09:41
Scotland's former first minister defends his weekly show on RT and warns against shutting down the station.

The foreign secretary says British people shouldn't be nervous of Russia

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 09:25
The foreign secretary says British people shouldn't be nervous of Russia.

Unilever goes Dutch for HQ as London loses out

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 08:43
The firm behind Marmite, Pot Noodle and Dove soap chooses Rotterdam over London for its headquarters.

Irish PM Varadkar set to meet US President Trump

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 08:29
Trade and Brexit are expected to be discussed when the two leaders meet at the White House.

Russian spy: White House backs UK decision to expel diplomats

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 05:01
The White House says the UK's expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats is a "just response" to an "abhorrent attack".

UK to build new £48m chemical weapons defence centre

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 04:38
It will be located at Porton Down, whose scientists traced the nerve agent used in the Russian spy attack.

Holyrood to repeal football bigotry law

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:59
MSPs are expected to scrap the Offensive Behaviour at Football Act in a vote on Thursday afternoon.

MPs warn of 'poisonous air' emergency costing £20bn a year

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:10
Petrol and diesel cars must be phased out earlier than the 2040 target, four Commons committees say.