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Reality Check: The backstop explained

6 hours 21 min ago
Confused by Brexit jargon? Reality Check unpacks the basics.

The students who fear for their ambitions amid college cuts

7 hours 22 min ago
Teenagers share their views as staff and students prepare to protest against cuts to further education funding.

Teach children how to avoid dog bites, say MPs

7 hours 33 min ago
Parents and schools need expert guidance, MPs say, as they call for a review into "dog aggression".

Is the EU really united over Brexit?

7 hours 42 min ago
It's all to do with money and timing, says the BBC's Europe editor Katya Adler.

Dame Margaret Beckett says Brexit issues 'trump bad behaviour'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 20:41
Former foreign secretary says dealing with Brexit "trumps bad behaviour'"

Women told they aren't 'thin enough' for eating disorder treatment, MPs told

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 17:23
MPs debating the stigma surrounding eating disorders say the "medical profession are failing patients with eating disorders".

John Bercow 'to quit as Speaker next summer'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:30
John Bercow tells friends he wants to leave after 10 years in the job, the BBC understands.

Speaker: Commons needs new body to investigate bullying

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:16
An independent body is needed to investigate bullying, harassment and sexual misconduct allegations in the Commons, says John Bercow.

Bullying claims: Maria Miller tells John Bercow to quit

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:10
The Commons needs new leadership, after a report finds bullying and harassment not being dealt with, says the women and equalities committee chairwoman.

Tory MP Craig Mackinlay on trial over election expenses

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:43
Craig Mackinlay is accused of overspending in a bid to defeat Nigel Farage in South Thanet.

Pepper the robot tells MPs about artificial intelligence

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:54
Pepper the robot answers questions from MPs on the education select committee about helping to care for older people.

UK wage growth fastest for nearly 10 years

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 10:46
Wages rose at an annual pace of 3.1% in the three months to August, official figures show.

Speaker John Bercow should quit, says Maria Miller after Commons bullying report

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:37
The Speaker is under pressure after a critical report into bullying and harassment in the Commons.

Universal credit rollout delayed yet again

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 05:59
Documents seen by the BBC reveal plans to spend hundreds of millions of pounds to address problems with the system.

Brexit: Cabinet meeting kicks off crucial 48 hours

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 03:58
Theresa May will seek to rally senior ministers behind her as talks enter a critical phase.

Hostility to men and the elderly could become hate crimes

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 01:59
Misandry - the opposite of misogyny - and ageism could both soon be included in the definition.

Labour's Kate Green to head Commons standards committee

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 21:30
Kate Green was among those to vote in May against an inquiry into Speaker John Bercow's conduct.

Welfare reform 'driving women to sex work'

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 19:58
Ex-minister Frank Field claims women are being forced into prostitution by universal credit reforms.

Voters split over post-Brexit economy, survey suggests

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 19:49
One-third of Britons think the UK will be better off, but the same amount think it will be worse.

Firearms debate axed amid rebellion talk

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 19:26
Tory MPs were planning to oppose a total ban on "high energy" rifles in the Offensive Weapons Bill.

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