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Jo Cox anniversary: PM leads tributes to murdered MP

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 11:37
Theresa May says the MP, who was murdered in 2016, was inspirational.

Thousands of council tenants could get water payouts

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 05:06
Up to 460,000 council and housing association tenants could get cash back from their water bills.

Upskirting law to be passed soon, says Theresa May

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 03:46
The PM says she is "disappointed" the law failed to progress after her own MP blocked it.

The Brexit comic using satire to 'laugh at our leaders'

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 00:46
Illustrator Mike Dicks started The Brexit comic to poke fun at the UK's political leadership.

Seni's law: Commons setback for mental health unit reforms

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 17:50
A bid to curb the use of excessive force in mental health units is "talked out" in the Commons.

Carwyn Jones to be witness at Carl Sargeant inquest

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 17:18
Carl Sargeant was found dead at his home in Connah's Quay, Flintshire, in November.

Game on?

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:32
Aled ap Dafydd predicts a three-way battle for Plaid Cymru's top job this summer.

Tories chairman Brandon Lewis vows to 'stamp out' Islamophobia

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:27
Party chairman Brandon Lewis promises "diversity training" but critics are demanding a full inquiry.

Wera Hobhouse 'angry' after Tory MP blocks upskirting law

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:21
Lib Dem MP Wera Hobhouse says her upskirting law is not dead, after it was blocked by a Tory MP.

EU asylum and immigration policy for migrants on boats

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:12
How European politicians are drawing up asylum policies for those heading to EU states via the Mediterranean.

Sinn Fein leader: 'Brexit is a Tory-conceived vanity'

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 15:44
Ireland's Sinn Fein leader Mary Louise McDonald says Brexit's been pursued with "reckless abandon".

New upskirting law blocked by Tory MP

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 15:36
"Shame" is shouted in the Commons as MP Christopher Chope blocks the new bill.

Brexit: Antoinette Sandbach on DExEU and the cabinet

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 14:54
Parliament is being reduced to a “school debating chamber" over Brexit says Conservative MP Antoinette Sandbach.

Govia Thameslink chief executive Charles Horton resigns

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 14:54
Charles Horton is to step down following major disruption for rail passengers.

Government staff 'asked to give Sargeant evidence to civil servants'

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 14:52
Welsh Government staff were asked to share Carl Sargeant inquiry evidence with civil servants first.

No date set for betting machine stakes cut, government admits

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 14:14
New rules to reduce the maximum bet on "crack cocaine" gambling machines could take two years to come in, reports say.

Universal Credit 'could cost more than current benefits system'

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:33
Some claimants have waited eight months for payment - but there's no way back, says audit report.

The upskirting victim campaigning to change the law

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 00:09
Gina Martin began her fight after a man took a picture up her skirt, and wants the act to be seen as a sexual offence.

Grenfell Tower: Teenagers open up about loss

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 00:02
Newsnight talks to a group of teenagers about how they are dealing with the loss of their friends and loved ones.

Votes counted in Lewisham East by-election

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 22:46
Polls close in the race to succeed Labour's Heidi Alexander in the south London seat.

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