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Sadiq Khan: Donald Trump a 'poster boy' for racists

6 hours 59 min ago
The US President dubbed Mr Khan a "disaster" following a spate of violent crimes in London.

Brexit: Whole democratic system in paralysis, says Tom Watson

8 hours 10 min ago
Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has told the BBC's Laura Kuenssberg he supports another Brexit referendum in order to end the current "paralysis".

Peterborough by-election 'malpractice' police inquiry

8 hours 27 min ago
Police are investigating five allegations of malpractice relating to the by-election.

Tory leadership race: Johnson absent as candidates face questions

9 hours 55 min ago
Boris Johnson is absent again, as the five other contenders are questioned on Brexit and personal beliefs.

Boris Johnson's full fibre plan needs more detail says industry

10 hours 26 min ago
Broadband providers say it will take more than money to achieve a "full fibre for all" by 2025 pledge.

How to answer 'What's your biggest weakness?'

10 hours 31 min ago
Recruiters and career experts explain how best to deal with the trickiest of interview questions.

Alyn Smith: SNP MEP apologises over Brexit Party 'money laundering' claim

10 hours 36 min ago
Alyn Smith had been threatened with legal action by the chairman of the Brexit Party after claiming it was a "money laundering front".

NHS Wales and care patients given new 'citizen voice' body

11 hours 29 min ago
It will provide a simpler way for people to raise issues about the NHS and social care, it is claimed.

Gove: 'All Tory leadership candidates capable of being PM'

14 hours 27 min ago
The Tory leadership candidate says he'll be a "unifying figure".

Labour 'needs clear anti-Brexit position', says Tom Watson

19 hours 42 min ago
The party's deputy leader wants Labour to strongly argue for the EU, saying "our hearts are Remain".

Theresa May calls for mental health to be priority

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 22:37
Tackling mental health problems needs 'urgent attention', says the prime minister.

Tory leadership race: Moments from the TV debate

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 22:18
The five MPs discussed Brexit, addressed challenges and talked possible weaknesses.

Tory leadership race: Contenders to take part in TV debate

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 15:13
Five of the six men looking to replace Theresa May as PM will take part in a debate on Channel 4 News.

Tory leadership race: EU will renegotiate Brexit package, says Hunt

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 12:30
Mr Hunt said if there is no prospect of a deal by 31 October he would accept a no-deal Brexit.

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson wins backing from Esther McVey

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 05:08
Former contender Esther McVey pledges support to Boris Johnson ahead of the first TV debate later.

Donald Trump hits out again at Sadiq Khan over London violence

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 02:26
The US president's comments come after five separate attacks in London leave three men dead.

Tory leadership: Rival candidates say there must be 'no coronation'

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 18:00
Rival candidates insist party members must be given a choice of leader, unlike in 2016.

Varadkar: Removing backstop 'is effectively no deal'

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:38
Leo Varadkar was responding to calls for changes to be made the backstop by some Conservative leadership candidates.

Jeremy Corbyn challenges UK government's Iran accusations on oil tanker attacks

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 05:12
The UK government says it is "almost certain" Iran is responsible for the Gulf of Oman tanker attacks.

Labour: Blair seeks to 'set record straight' over inequality claims

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 17:10
Ex-PM says lumping Labour and Tory governments together is "bad politics and worse history".