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Rochdale inquiry: Cyril Smith 'a puppet master abuser'

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 13:31
MI5 evidence raises a "spectre of collusion" that enabled abuse to go on for years, an inquiry hears.

BAE Systems to cut almost 2,000 jobs

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 13:10
BAE is facing an order gap for the Typhoon so wants to slow production before an expected order from Qatar.

Margaret Thatcher: How PM was briefed on Sex Pistols

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:39
Officials advised the then prime minister punk was a "very basic" form of music, in preparation for a Smash Hits interview.

What next for the Greens?

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 10:47
Conference mood is optimistic despite a poor general election and Labour encroaching on its turf.

Brexit: David Davis aims to make EU talks progress

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 10:23
The Brexit secretary heads to Brussels as ministers urge MPs to be "pragmatic" over leaving the EU.

NHS future precarious, says regulator

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 01:11
Staff shortages and rising demand means standards are likely to slip, says England's regulator.

UK must take action on racial disparity, says Theresa May

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 01:07
An audit of how public services treat ethnic minorities and white working class people is to be released.

Nicola Sturgeon to promise childcare provision 'unmatched' in UK

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 00:05
The first minister will commit to funding an expansion of free childcare provision in Scotland by 2020.

Minister to review law on illegal Gypsy and traveller sites

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 22:48
Communities Minister Alok Sharma said the review would look at the effectiveness of laws to tackle illegal camps.

Brexit: Just whose court is the ball really in?

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 20:13
When the prime minister and European Commission serve up a very similar message.

UK 'firmly committed' to upholding Iran nuclear deal

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 17:20
Theresa May's comments to the Israeli prime minister put Britain at odds with the US over a key foreign policy issue.

World Cup or independence for SNP members?

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 15:51
The Daily Politics' Emma Vardy asks SNP conference-goers: World Cup qualification or independence?

'Voters want to control migration taps'

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 15:48
Caroline Flint says new controls on EU migration have to be brought in after Brexit.

Zahawi: 'No advantages' to Brexit talks failure

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 15:46
Conservative MP Nadhim Zahawi says there are "no advantages" to Brexit talks breaking down with no deal.

Baroness Trumpington: Lords stalwart to retire at 95

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:56
A look back at Baroness Trumpington's remarkable career in public life, from Lloyd George to Thatcher.

Rochdale inquiry: 'Wider abuse' beyond Cyril Smith claims

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:39
Allegations against the late MP "illuminated day-to-day experiences of children", an inquiry hears.

Sir Nicholas Soames: Robert Mugabe meeting was 'purely personal'

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 11:26
The veteran MP has been accused of handing a "huge fillip" to Zimbabwean president.

Nicola Sturgeon says Brexit a 'developing disaster'

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 10:49
The first minister was speaking as Theresa May predicted that the UK can prove the "doomsayers" wrong.

Bombardier trade dispute to be raised in Commons by DUP

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:42
DUP's Gavin Robinson will call on government ministers to "up their game" to protect Belfast jobs.

Theresa May: 'We can prove Brexit doomsayers wrong'

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 02:45
Theresa May is to brief parliament on Brexit as the fifth round of negotiations begins in Brussels.

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