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Coleraine IRA bomber in memorial plan council vote

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 09:18
A Sinn Féin councillor will not vote against a memorial to those killed by a bomb he planted in 1973.

Rival MPs call for cross-party NHS plan

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 08:53
Conservative MP Nick Boles, Labour's Liz Kendall and Lib Dem Norman Lamb say political differences should be put aside on the NHS.

Jeremy Corbyn set for crunch meeting with Jewish leaders

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 04:19
The Labour leader has been accused of being too slow to act on anti-Semitism cases.

Millicent Fawcett: Statue of suffragist to be unveiled in London

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 02:47
The bronze of suffragist Millicent Fawcett is the first statue of a woman in Parliament Square.

MPs announce hand car-wash 'slavery probe'

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 01:46
An inquiry will focus on concerns over the exploitation of workers and environmentally damaging practices.

Labour election candidate facing calls to stand down

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 00:30
Mandy Richards is facing questions over her future amid controversial comments and court rulings.

EU Withdrawal Bill suffers third Lords defeat on human rights charter

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 19:02
Peers vote to keep the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in force after Brexit.

Brexit secretary David Davis visits Irish border

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 18:26
Mr Davis visited a number of places on the Northern Ireland side of the border

Local elections voter ID trial 'like picking up parcel'

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 18:10
Labour says next month's pilot will "disenfranchise legitimate voters".

Windrush: UK citizenship fees and language tests waived

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 17:37
The home secretary also promises compensation - as Labour warns against "token" compensation.

Jurgen Klopp: Brexit 'makes no sense at all'

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 16:41
The German football manager says people should "vote again with the right information".

Threat to women's refugees in government funding cuts

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 14:04
Some of those running women's refuges say they will be forced to close if the government's funding proposals are implemented.

Amazon Echo trial to help elderly and disabled people

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 13:59
As many councils struggle with budget issues to deliver services such as social care, new technology is being used in one trial area.

Brexit: Five steps to understanding the EU Customs Union

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 12:18
Five steps to understanding it, ahead of a symbolic vote on the issue this week.

Christian delegation to Syria criticised

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 11:14
A group of peers and priests have been criticised on the timing of their trip to Syria

£6m pledge for children of alcoholics

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 07:59
The government funding will go towards mental health services and outreach programmes for parents.

Government insists UK will leave customs union

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 02:13
Before a Commons debate this week, the government says it will not change its position.

Brexit: Morgan calls for 'rational debate' on UK's customs plans

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 17:35
Nicky Morgan says MPs have a duty to examine the UK's customs plans and not engage in "sabre-rattling".

Windrush scandal: Facing the threat of deportation

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 16:12
The scandal of the Windrush generation has brought into focus the government's wider approach to immigration status.

Windrush: Corbyn says PM ignored immigration policy warnings

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 14:38
The Labour leader says Theresa May is responsible for the effects of a "hostile" migration policy.