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David Steel: Lib Dems launch investigation over Cyril Smith remarks

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 15:33
David Steel told a child abuse inquiry on Wednesday that he had "assumed" former MP Cyril Smith was an abuser, but took no action.

Cornwall MP ridiculed over knife GPS tweet

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 15:21
Scott Mann suggested all knives should be fitted with GPS trackers and put on a national database.

Brexit: Does the UK need to hold European elections?

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 14:04
If Brexit is delayed beyond 29 March, would the UK need to participate in May's European elections?

DUP talk to government about Brexit deal

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 13:28
Speaking from the US, Arlene Foster said there are tests the deal must meet before her party will back it.

Why the Vienna Convention is being discussed

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:55
The international treaty on treaties provides a way out for countries if unexpected things happen.

Four Brexits and a Divorce: What do MPs want?

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:49
Cross-party groups of MPs have spent months working on their own ideas for leaving the EU.

Brexit Article 50: Tusk to ask EU to consider long extension

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:35
The European Council president's intervention comes ahead of a UK vote on extending the deadline.

Bloody Sunday soldiers await prosecution decision

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:17
Charges, including murder and attempted murder, are being considered against 17 British Army veterans.

Views from Sunderland: Will Brexit happen on 29 March?

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:58
As MPs hold crunch votes in parliament, people in pro-Leave Sunderland share their Brexit frustrations.

Brexit: MPs to vote on delaying leaving the EU

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 06:58
The PM will also make a third attempt to get her deal through Parliament in the coming days.

Brexit: Will the EU accept a delay to Article 50?

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 06:30
Brussels reporter Adam Fleming explains what a potential delay to the triggering of Article 50 would mean.

How MPs rejected a no-deal Brexit

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 01:10
In non-binding votes, the House of Commons has said "no" to Britain leaving the EU without a withdrawal deal.

2019 European elections: Nigel Farage on UK taking part

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 21:15
The former UKIP leader is getting ready for May's European elections saying it was "pretty much unavoidable" that Brexit will not have happened by then.

Corbyn: Extending Article 50 is 'now inevitable'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 20:18
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says MPs have ruled-out both a no-deal Brexit and the prime minister's deal.

May: MPs 'need to face up to consequences of their decisions'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 20:15
The PM says MPs should face up to the consequences of their decisions, after they ruled out leaving the EU without a deal.

MPs vote to reject no-deal Brexit

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 19:36
The government loses by four votes as MPs reject a no-deal Brexit, in a non-binding vote.

Brexit: MPs reject any no-deal option by 312 to 308

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 19:34
MPs reject a no-deal Brexit by 312 to 308 in a non-binding vote, despite the government whipping Conservatives not to back it.

What is a no-deal Brexit?

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 18:39
MPs are set to vote on whether the UK should leave the EU without a deal or not - what does it mean?

Boris Johnson historical child sex abuse comments 'horrific'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 17:56
Abuse victims react to the MP's view that police funds were "spaffed up the wall" on historical claims.

Brexit: Chancellor Philip Hammond calls for cross-party compromise

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 16:12
The chancellor asks for cross-party consensus, despite the PM still appearing to back her own deal.

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