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Mark McDonald says he is 'morally justified' remaining an MSP

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 10:30
The ex-minister who admitted inappropriate behaviour says he was elected to serve a full Holyrood term.

Varadkar rules out post-Brexit border pre-registration

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 10:18
Leo Varadkar dismisses reports travellers may have to pre-register to cross the Irish border after Brexit.

Russian spy: May to meet ministers to discuss evidence

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:27
Theresa May to chair the National Security Council as hundreds told to wash clothes in case of contamination.

Row as Labour's Debbie Abrahams leaves front bench

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 02:21
Work and pensions spokeswoman Debbie Abrahams considers legal action after her party removed her from the front bench.

Crunching the numbers

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 00:59
With just over a year to go before the UK is due to leave the EU, where does public opinion stand?

London mayor Sadiq Khan warns big tech on hate speech

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 00:49
The London Mayor is using a tech conference to highlight hate speech he has received online - and will demand action.

Sir Vince: Brexit voters driven by nostalgia for a 'white' Britain

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 23:06
The Lib Dem leader said older people had "crushed the hopes and aspirations of young people".

Brexit: Backlash for Cable over 'white nostalgia' comment

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 22:29
The Liberal Democrat leader said older Leave voters were nostalgic for a 'white' Britain.

EU appointment

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 20:59
Critics are crying foul at Martin Selmayr's appointment as the EU's top civil servant. So who is he?

Momentum chief Jon Lansman drops Labour general secretary bid

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 15:16
Jon Lansman is thought to have come under pressure from Jeremy Corbyn to drop general secretary bid.

Brexit: Older Leave voters nostalgic for 'white' Britain, says Cable

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 14:14
Lib Dem leader says older generation harking back to Empire "crushed" young hopes in Brexit vote.

Gove and Davidson in fisheries control call

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 13:01
The UK environment secretary and Scottish Conservative leader join forces to back Scottish fishermen.

John McDonnell says he won't appear on Russia Today

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 12:15
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell says he won't be appearing on Russia Today any more and will encourage Labour colleagues to follow his lead.

We're not out of austerity tunnel yet - Chancellor Philip Hammond

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 11:58
The chancellor says he will not relax his grip on public spending in his spring statement on Tuesday.

Labour to boycott Russia Today, says John McDonnell

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 11:49
Shadow chancellor questions channel's objectivity as UK politicians react to Salisbury spy poisoning.

Marina Litvinenko: 'Lessons haven't been learned'

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 09:59
Marina Litvinenko, the widow of ex-Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko who died in London from radioactive polonium, says she was given assurances this wouldn't happen again.

No Budget

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 00:55
The Spring Budget was the most important economic statement of the year, but then it moved to the autumn.

Damian Hinds to cut workload to tackle teacher shortage

Sat, 03/10/2018 - 12:18
Education secretary promises to make teaching more attractive - but faces challenges over funding.

Former miners wrongly told they owe thousands in tax

Sat, 03/10/2018 - 08:43
Pensioners were told they owed as much as £50,000 after a letter was issued in error.

Scottish Labour to propose new rent reform law

Sat, 03/10/2018 - 00:32
Richard Leonard is to propose a "Mary Barbour law" in his first conference speech as Scottish Labour leader.