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Theresa May to meet DUP and Sinn Féin leaders

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:26
Theresa May will host party leaders a week after talks aimed at restoring power sharing collapsed.

Ex-Save the Children boss Justin Forsyth apologises over texts

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 21:37
Former Save the Children boss Justin Forsyth was accused of commenting on what female staff wore.

MPs set out Brexit 'suggestions' to Theresa May

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 21:29
More than 60 Conservative MPs say the UK should be able to sign trade deals straight after Brexit.

Disputed Stormont 'deal' pages leaked

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 18:37
The parties disagree on whether a power-sharing agreement was on the table before the talks collapsed.

Corbyn: Spy stories show press is worried by Labour government

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 18:03
Labour leader warns right wing press barons "change is coming" and accuses them of printing "lies".

Jeremy Corbyn says Daily Mail and Sun stories 'nonsense'

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 17:52
Jeremy Corbyn responds to the Daily Mail by saying stories about him and a Czech spy are "nonsense".

Theresa May urges opposition peers to retire to cut size of Lords

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 17:15
The PM also vows to end "automatic" peerages for judges, police officers and other senior figures.

Will Boris Johnson give up plastic pens for Lent?

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 16:26
The foreign secretary is asked by Rebecca Pow whether he will join a campaign by Conservative MPs to reduce their plastic consumption during Lent.

Corbyn Czechoslovakia spy claims: Kavanagh and Nunns

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:10
Some newspapers continue to cover claims about the Labour leader's alleged contact with a Czechoslovakian diplomat and agent in the 1980s.

Currie, Cook, Howe, Profumo and Stonehouse resignations

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:09
A countdown of five of the most headline-grabbing goodbyes to political life.

Brexiteers branded 'reckless' over NI peace process

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:58
Irish deputy PM criticises UK politicians for questioning the future of the Good Friday Agreement.

Gove backs seasonal workers scheme for UK farms after Brexit

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 13:50
Environment Secretary says the case for special arrangements for seasonal workers is "compelling".

Rapper Ice Cube name-checked by MP in basketball debate

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:50
Rapper Ice Cube is name-checked by Labour MP Alex Sobel leading a debate about basketball in the UK.

Ex-UKIP leader Henry Bolton back with girlfriend Jo Marney

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:17
Henry Bolton hints at possible wedding bells after saying he is back together with Jo Marney.

Stormont deadlock: NI Secretary to update MPs on way forward

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:58
Karen Bradley is due to update MPs following the collapse of talks to restore the Stormont assembly.

Damian Green says Kate Maltby incident was not inappropriate

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:51
Damian Green doesn't think he acted inappropriately towards journalist Kate Maltby

Drink price law could lead addicts to drugs, says charity

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 06:26
A proposed minimum price for alcohol could lead vulnerable homeless people to drugs, a charity suggests.

'Upskirting' should be criminal offence, campaigners say

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:35
Campaigners say the law needs to change to make it easier for police to take action.

Jeremy Corbyn vows to curb City of London's power

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:09
The Labour leader also says the government needs stronger powers to prevent "hostile takeovers".

International Development Committee to quiz Oxfam bosses

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:04
Committee to quiz charity chief amid criticism over it handling of sexual misconduct claims by staff.