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Brexit: DUP deputy leader's 'no comment' on talks

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 20:08
DUP deputy Nigel Dodds was keeping tight-lipped as he left the Cabinet Office.

Irish border: New draft Brexit agreement proposed

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 19:23
The sides edge closer with new wording on the table - but sources say there's no agreement yet.

Pre-charge detention allowing police to investigate terror suspects

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 14:33
Recalling the changing policies over the length of time people can be held under pre-charge detention legislation.

Time magazine person of year Jane Merrick on #MeToo

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 14:20
Jane Merrick on why she decided to go public with her allegations about Michael Fallon, her fear of being blacklisted, and why she did not speak our earlier.

£72,500 social care cap to be scrapped, MPs told

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 14:16
Labour accuses the government of "a waste of taxpayers' money" over plans to consult on a cap.

Alistair Burt says Donald Trump's Jerusalem plans 'unhelpful'

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:30
The UK disagrees with Donald Trump's Israel intervention, which Labour denounces as "reckless".

Boris Johnson delivers speech on global terrorism

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:17
The Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, has laid out his thoughts on Britain's role in the fight against global terrorism.

Dame Margaret Hodge breached code of conduct over Garden Bridge

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 11:25
Dame Margaret Hodge wrongly used parliamentary facilities as part of her review of London's Garden Bridge project.

Chris Grayling 'an optimist' over Brexit talks

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 11:23
The transport secretary said he was optimistic about a deal to allow trade talks to get the go-ahead next week.

Momentum under investigation by Electoral Commission

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 10:44
The Electoral Commission is investigating Labour-backing Momentum over spending at the 2017 election.

'Dead jihadists can't harm UK', Gavin Williamson says

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 09:35
Britons who join so-called Islamic State should not be allowed back to UK, says defence secretary.

Brexit: Irish PM expects new UK text on border in 24 hours

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 07:04
Leo Varadkar says Theresa May plans to suggest new Brexit offer on Irish border by end of the day.

Theresa May under pressure to break Brexit talks impasse

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 05:39
The DUP says there is "work to be done" and the Irish PM says the UK may put a plan forward later.

Long A&E waits: 3m a year wait over four hours

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 01:11
Nurses and doctors fear patients are being put at risk after numbers waiting over four hours rise by 120%.

Stanley Johnson: 'Is Boris still foreign secretary?'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 23:55
Stanley Johnson emerges from 'I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here!' and asks after his son.

Labour's Lord Bassam to quit as chief whip over expenses

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 22:45
Lord Bassam is to stand down in New Year amid scrutiny of his travel claims.

The strange case of the Brexit papers

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 21:55
Brexit Secretary David Davis had previously said the government had done 57 studies on 85% of the UK economy about the impact of Brexit.

Brexit: PM urged not to let Eurosceptics 'dictate' talks

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 21:47
Theresa May is urged not to allow Eurosceptic MPs in her party to "dictate the terms" of the talks.

Hermon denies being 'on Dublin's side' over Brexit

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 18:40
Nigel Dodds and Lady Hermon clashed during a House of Commons debate on the Brexit Bill.

May and helpers turn on Christmas lights

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 17:49
Theresa May turns on the Christmas lights in Downing Street with the help of three girls who won a competition to choose designs for the PM's Christmas card.