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Arron Banks 'dropped from BBC's Question Time panel'

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 19:19
The Leave.EU founder says he has been "bumped" from BBC show, amid controversy over recent TV appearances.

Majority of MSPs support having another vote on Brexit

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 17:29
MSPs vote through a Lib Dem amendment calling for a new referendum on the terms of the Brexit deal.

Brexit: Ministers invited to read draft EU deal

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 16:50
The document does not include the crucial bit on the Irish border, which has yet to be agreed.

Should there be a tax on red meat?

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:40
It could save lives, experts say, but some people find being told what to eat too much to swallow.

Brexit: Show us Ireland border legal advice, says Gove

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 10:57
The environment secretary wants details of the "backstop" border plan to be shared with ministers.

Welsh Labour leadership: Drakeford accused of reluctance to be FM

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 10:21
The Welsh Labour leadership candidate said he had no "great personal ambition" to be first minister.

Mid-term elections: Democrats win House in setback for Trump

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:54
Republicans lose control of the House of Representatives but consolidate their hold on the Senate.

Northern Ireland 'lags behind in helping abused kids' says DUP report

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 06:17
Wales and Scotland are well ahead of NI in terms of helping neglected children, DUP report suggests.

The next Juncker

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 03:34
Europe's centre-right parties decide who they want to run the European Commission, Alexander Stubb or Manfred Weber.

Ageing population a 'real risk' to Scottish budget

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 01:42
MSPs say Scotland's ageing population poses "fundamental questions" for the future of its budget.

Carl Sargeant: AMs to mark former minister's death one year on

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 01:01
Carl Sargeant was found dead last November, days after being sacked amid claims of sexual harassment.

Prime Minister launches Brexit 'business councils'

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 22:30
PM co-opts industry leaders to launch five new business forums to deal with business issues post-Brexit.

Ministers press ahead with probate fee shake-up

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 17:24
Bereaved families will have to pay up to £6,000 in court fees to manage deceased estates from April.

Knife debate: Street, McGovern, Blakeley, Halligan, Campbell

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 15:10
The Politics Live panel looks at the causes of and potential solutions to knife crime in Britain's bigger cities.

Schaeffler factory closure fears: 570 jobs at risk

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 15:06
Automobile supplier Schaeffler is to close two UK plants, putting more than 550 jobs at risk.

Leave.EU and Arron Banks insurance firm face £135,000 in fines

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 11:39
Leave.EU and Arron Banks' Eldon Insurance face fines for emails which breached data laws.

Brexit deal search discussed by cabinet

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 10:32
The UK and the EU can't agree on how to prevent border checks between Northern Ireland and the Republic.

'Press reset' to win back overseas students

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 02:55
They bring huge benefits but increasingly shun the UK for US, Canada and Australia, says report.

Sir Lenny Henry calls for TV and film tax break to boost diversity

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 01:02
The star will hand deliver a letter to 10 Downing Street later "asking for a seat at the table".

Benefit sanctions scheme 'pointlessly cruel', say MPs

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 00:42
Single parents and people with disabilities are "disproportionately vulnerable" to sanctions, say MPs.

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