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House of Commons appoints new Serjeant at Arms

2 hours 22 min ago
Nigerian-born Ugbana Oyet will take up the position, which involves keeping order during debates.

Northern rail could be nationalised

4 hours 20 min ago
The government is considering whether the management of the train service should be taken into public hands.

UK's controversial 'porn blocker' plan dropped

4 hours 37 min ago
A plan to force porn sites to verify users' ages will be shelved, says Digital Secretary Nicky Morgan.

MP Antoinette Sandbach receives death threat after vote

6 hours 12 min ago
Cheshire MP Antoinette Sandbach said the threats would "not stop me from doing my job".

Brexit: What are the backstop options?

9 hours 9 min ago
What are the plans to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland after Brexit?

Criminals 'could exploit' no-deal Brexit gaps

12 hours 1 min ago
With two weeks to go, the National Audit Office warns governments and firms are not fully prepared.

Brexit: Talks enter last day before crunch EU summit

12 hours 58 min ago
Brexit negotiations enter a key 24 hours, as EU leaders prepare to meet at a summit in Brussels.

Have UK voters changed their minds on Brexit?

19 hours 48 min ago
Where do voters stand on Brexit, after more than three years of debate and negotiation?

Brexit: What can the UK learn from Norway's EU border?

19 hours 51 min ago
Norway's border with Sweden – and the EU – is a potential hotspot for smugglers. How is it policed?

Nicola Sturgeon's SNP conference speech: 'Independence referendum must happen next year'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 21:24
The SNP leader's party conference speech carried strong messages on Brexit and Scottish independence.

Curbing MP abuse 'not high priority' for leaders, says watchdog

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 17:22
The intimidation of MPs and their staff is threatening democracy, claims the UK standards watchdog.

Party election broadcasts: How have they changed and do they still matter?

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 17:14
On the anniversary of the first appearance of the campaign tool on our screens, we look at their impact.

Ruth Davidson to chair ITV mental health advisory group

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 14:41
The group was created following the deaths of participants who had appeared in two ITV shows.

Turkey-Syria offensive: UK government halts arms export licences to Turkey

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 13:13
Exports to Turkey will be kept under "very careful and continual review", the foreign secretary says.

Coveney: 'We need to deal with the facts as we see them'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:50
Irish Tánaiste (Deputy Prime Minister) Simon Coveney tells reporters "it isn't a time for optimism or pessimism" when it comes to the Brexit process.

Extinction Rebellion to join Welsh ministers' conference

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:36
Climate change activists are invited to a Welsh Government event amid a ban in London.

Conservative Party election leaflets suggest Brexit delay

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:18
Documents recently made available to agents and activists have been obtained by the BBC.

Thomas Cook ex-boss defends £500,000 bonus payment

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:55
Peter Fankhauser says he was not solely at fault for the firm's collapse but will reconsider the reward.

Jeremy Hunt: Brexit talks 'encouraging'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:51
The former Tory leadership contender says the speed of negotiations from the EU is due to bureaucracy, not "malevolence".

Sir Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP: Tory conference clash 'storm in a teacup'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:17
Sir Geoffrey Clifton-Brown was asked to leave the Conservative event after he clashed with staff.