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Cable backs new Scots vote hurdle

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 18:03
The Lib Dem leader says any vote for Scottish independence should be followed by a further "confirmatory" referendum.

Raab and Kuenssberg talk Brexit, roaming and EU deal

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 18:00
The Brexit secretary talks about the UK's chances of getting a trade with the EU, but what will happen if that is not achieved.

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 16:40
A guide to plans for the UK to leave the European Union, after the 2016 referendum.

Brexit: Dominic Raab on UK plan for no-deal with EU

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 16:17
The cabinet is prepared in case the "ambition, the pragmatism we are showing is not matched on the EU side", says the Brexit secretary

UK driving licence 'may not be valid in EU' after no-deal Brexit

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:16
UK drivers may need international permits in EU countries after a no-deal Brexit, the government says.

Diane Abbott unveils Labour's new immigration policy

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:15
Anyone with "bona fide skills" will be able to work in the UK if Labour wins power, Diane Abbott says.

Bank of England leaves rates on hold amid Brexit uncertainty

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 13:09
Policymakers at the Bank of England vote 9-0 to leave rates at 0.75% after last month's increase.

Funeral costs: What help for poorer people on benefits?

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:50
The costs of a funeral for a loved one can send some people into thousands of pounds of debt and there is pressure on the government to do more.

Calls for abortion clinic buffer zones rejected

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 11:24
The home secretary says protest-free areas around clinics "would not be a proportionate response".

John Lewis boss rejects Dominic Raab Brexit jibe

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 11:13
The Brexit secretary says it is a mistake for businesses that "aren't doing so well" to blame Brexit.

PM to discuss no-deal Brexit plans

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 02:19
Theresa May is to meet cabinet as the government releases more advice for no Brexit deal being reached.

Kofi Annan: Timeline of former UN secretary-general

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 00:17
BBC Africa looks back at the career of the first black African to become UN secretary-general.

Jeremy Corbyn aide investigated over Commons pass claim

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 18:38
Parliament is investigating claims a Jeremy Corbyn aide is working in the Commons without security clearance.

MEPs vote to ban 'killer robots' on battlefield

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:52
The EU wants to pre-empt the development and use of weapon systems that kill without human intervention.

'Abhorrent' Jacob Rees-Mogg protest condemned

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:26
Protesters shout at the Conservative MP's children outside his London home.

Karen Bradley comment taken 'out of context'

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:09
In an interview with The House Magazine, Mrs Bradley said she 'did not understand' NI voting patterns.

Hammond: 'Shock' of financial crisis still with us

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:03
The UK's chancellor admits peoples' incomes are suffering, but sees "light at the end of the tunnel".

Rizzle Kicks' Jordan Stephens: Dangers of lack of male intimacy

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 16:18
The lack of intimacy men have with themselves and others "manifests it in quite a destructive way" says a singer speaking out about the numbers of male killings and suicides.

Protesters shout at Rees-Mogg's children

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 16:11
The Class War group has been criticised after it came to the home of Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg.

Iain Duncan Smith says he'd 'stamp on' any coup against Theresa May

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 15:40
Iain Duncan Smith says anyone talking about challenging Theresa May should "grow up and leave the room".