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De La Rue abandons passport appeal

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 07:43
The firm gives up its efforts to challenge government decision over new UK passport manufacture.

Windrush: Labour calls for answers on destroyed landing cards

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 07:35
It wants to know why documents which may help migrants prove their right to remain were destroyed.

Windrush: 'Implications for Brexit'

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 00:32
Foreign minister of St Kitts and Nevis says the UK government's handling of the Windrush generation might have implications for Brexit.

Windrush generation: Dozens of new cases investigated

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 22:59
Landing cards belonging to Windrush migrants were destroyed by the Home Office in 2010, it has emerged.

Jones cleared of misleading Welsh Assembly

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 20:19
An inquiry finds the first minister did not mislead AMs over alleged bullying within a previous administration.

MPs given standing ovation after anti-Semitism speech

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:48
Labour's Luciana Berger and Ruth Smeeth are applauded by MPs after their speeches about anti-Semitism.

Carl Sargeant: Carwyn Jones threatens legal action over report debate

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:05
Carwyn Jones threatens the assembly with legal action over moves to force a report's publication.

Anti-Semitism: MPs begin debate in House of Commons

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:28
It comes amid warnings that "anti-Jewish racism is infecting parts of British political life".

Caroline Nokes: MP's office evacuated over 'powder-like substance'

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:26
Workers in protective suits have been at the immigration minister Caroline Nokes' constituency office.

Brexit: 'Rife misuse' of data by Leave.EU, MPs told

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:12
Ex-Cambridge Analytica employee tells MPs that UKIP data was received as part of work for Leave.EU.

May regrets colonial anti-gay laws

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:44
Theresa May says the laws, still used in 37 Commonwealth nations, "were wrong then and are wrong now".

Reality Check

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:32
The Home Office has announced a taskforce to help Windrush migrants prove their legal status.

Fishing industry warning over future of small boats before Brexit

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:00
Hundreds of small boats will be lost unless they are allowed to land bigger catches, the fishing industry says.

Hague: War powers act not viable

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 12:17
Why did the former foreign secretary change his mind over a war powers act?

Year-long wage squeeze nearing an end

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:37
Unemployment fell by 16,000 between December and February to 1.42 million.

France's Macron: EU in 'civil war' over democracy

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:35
The French leader warns Europe not to be a "generation of sleepwalkers" ignorant of its past.

Pound remains close to post-Brexit high

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:55
Sterling is above $1.43 as recovery continues from post-referendum lows.

Windrush deportation: Who are the Windrush generation?

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:01
Thousands of people from across the Commonwealth moved to the UK in the mid-20th century.

Legal challenge to devolved Brexit bills

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 09:41
The UK government asks the Supreme Court to rule whether the Scottish and Welsh legislation is legal.

Electoral commission looks into Ian Paisley event

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 07:05
Mid and East Antrim Council paid £1,500 for a table at an event hosted by DUP MP Ian Paisley.