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Delay Brexit if deal is rejected, Dominic Grieve tells Theresa May

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 15:03
Tory rebel Dominic Grieve says the PM should strike 29 March as Brexit day from UK law if her deal is voted down.

Pulp's Jarvis Cocker calls for new EU referendum in UK

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 14:28
People behind the 2016 EU referendum walked away and so much has changed since that the common people need a new vote says Jarvis Cocker.

Universal credit shake-up announced by Amber Rudd

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 14:18
The plan for payments to go directly to the household's main carer is expected to benefit more women.

Universal credit: Single mums win High Court battle

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 12:22
The women say they are struggling financially because of the way their payments are calculated.

Brexit: Holyhead lorry backlog plan in case of no-deal

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 12:18
There are fears leaving the EU with no deal could lead to more border checks and delays at ports.

Dominic Grieve: No-deal Brexit would be national suicide

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 12:13
Tory rebel Dominic Grieve says MPs have a duty to stop a no-deal Brexit by backing another referendum.

Why don't MPs say these words any more?

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 11:11
MPs and peers talk more about Brexit and social media, but less about Afghanistan and the deficit.

UK economic growth hits six-month low

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:47
UK grows by 0.3% in the three months to November, but manufacturers are suffering.

Jeremy Hunt: Speaker 'frustrating' government

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:36
The foreign secretary says that no Brexit is possible and blames Speaker John Bercow.

Defeated Oxford MP given peerage and ministerial post

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:07
Nicola Blackwood lost her seat in 2017 and has now been given a role at the Department for Health.

Brexit: MPs continue EU withdrawal deal debate

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 04:11
MPs will begin the third day of their debate on the PM's Brexit agreement ahead of a vote next week.

Question Time: Fiona Bruce's debut proves popular

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 04:08
Fiona Bruce has been widely praised for navigating some thorny debates on her Question Time debut.

Owen Jones on a fiery political week in Westminster

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 01:40
Owen Jones looks at the role of the far right after a week of high profile protests outside the House of Commons.

Universal credit: Two-child benefit cap to be relaxed

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 22:00
Families with three or more children born before April 2017 will now not be included.

EU in 'keep calm and carry on' mood

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 19:06
The EU prepares to implement the Brexit deal, regardless of the Westminster turmoil.

Airport drone disruption: All major UK airports to have 'military-grade' protection

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 18:24
Airports are warned not to expect the RAF to help with delays caused by drones in future.

Brexit: Japan's PM says 'wish of whole world' to avoid no-deal

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 18:17
Japan's prime minister gives his "total support" to Theresa May's EU withdrawal agreement.

Speaker reaction: Phillips, Nandy, Wollaston and Hope

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 16:16
Politics Live panellists on the reaction to the Speaker's interpretation of parliamentary rules over the word ‘forthwith’ in Brexit vote amendments.

Nicola Sturgeon denies conspiring against Alex Salmond

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 15:58
Scotland's first minister denies conspiring against or colluding with Alex Salmond over the allegations against him.

Anna Soubry protester: 'It just kicked off'

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 15:46
A man who verbally abused Conservative MP Anna Soubry is challenged about his actions.

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