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Parliament must not be divided by relocation, peers argue

39 min 11 sec ago
Peers criticise Michael Gove for proposing the temporary relocation of the Lords outside London.

Peer calls Michael Gove 'intellectual flibbertygibbet' over House of Lords move

1 hour 12 min ago
Members of the Lords are not impressed with the levelling up secretary saying peers should leave London during restoration works in Parliament.

Help must come, says former PM John Major on cost of living crisis

2 hours 1 sec ago
Sir John Major warns about rising prices, as a minister is criticised for advocating people working more hours.

Knife crime: Policing Minister Kit Malthouse on stop and search powers

2 hours 2 min ago
Stop and search powers must be used "with respect" says the policing minster at the start of a campaign with officers targeting knife crime.

Foreign aid: UK cuts funding to UN in change of strategy

5 hours 7 min ago
A new strategy cutting funding to the UN is more focused on trade than poverty relief, charities say.

Analysis: PM faces knotty challenge in Brexit deal talks

7 hours 28 min ago
Boris Johnson grapples with a four-dimensional diplomacy dilemma in Northern Ireland.

Energy bills shake-up plans to smooth price rises

9 hours 42 min ago
Ofgem says a review every three months would allow households to benefit sooner from falling prices.

Northern Ireland: PM poised for protocol change ahead of crisis talks

9 hours 52 min ago
Boris Johnson says he is open to dialogue but will act if the EU does not change its position.

Complaints drop after Neil McEvoy leaves Senedd

11 hours 56 min ago
Neil McEvoy's departure last year is likely to be behind the big fall, standards commissioner says.

Wakefield Labour candidate chosen after committee walks out

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 16:14
The selection of Simon Lightwood comes after local members criticised the way candidates were chosen.

Cost of living: Labour to call vote on windfall tax for oil and gas companies

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 15:07
It is shameful not to raise extra money from oil and gas firms amid the rising cost of living, Ed Miliband says.

Northern Ireland protocol: No trade war with EU if UK overrides parts of deal - Kwarteng

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 12:54
The business secretary says it would be "self-defeating" if the EU went into a trade war.

NHS prescription charges in England to be frozen

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 12:12
Not raising the fees for the first time in 12 years puts money back in people's pockets, ministers say.

NI protocol: Unilateral action by UK government 'could erode peace'

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 11:28
Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney says the EU is flexible and wants compromise.

HS2 plan to join East Coast Mainline at Newark

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 08:06
The scheme would see high-speed trains routed from Nottingham to Newark on their way to the north.

Cladding crisis: Welsh government lack of action claim

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 07:37
Leaseholders say the political arguments are not helping those living with the problems.

Elections 2022: What is it like to win a seat by coin toss?

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 07:08
Two candidates explain how their fate in the local elections was decided by the toss of a coin.

Move out of London during Parliament renovation, Michael Gove tells peers

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 05:47
The levelling up secretary wants peers based outside the south of England while Parliament is renovated.

Brexit trade deal change must result in NI government - PM

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 22:30
Boris Johnson is to visit Northern Ireland amid a political crisis sparked by tensions over the protocol.

Boris Johnson: Fifty migrants told they will be sent to Rwanda

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 04:39
Boris Johnson says the government will "dig in for the fight" against any legal bids to block their removal.

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