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McDonnell: We'll vote against temporary customs union

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 16:06
John McDonnell says Labour will reject a customs arrangement with the EU unless it is established on a permanent basis.

Political campaigns: Fake news and social media

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 14:47
Looking at the role of fake news, technology firms, the printed press and social media in election campaigning

MP Philip Davies defends role in betting stake row

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 14:12
Philip Davies says he met ministers but did not urge a delay in the £2 stake for fixed-odds machines.

MP Fiona Onasanya's brother admits lying to police

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 14:04
Festus Onasanya, whose sister is a Labour MP, will be sentenced next week.

London Mayor: Budget cuts to blame for knife crime

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 12:38
Sadiq Khan says knife crime could taken generations to solve.

Matt Hancock: NHS will focus more on illness prevention

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 12:17
The health secretary outlines new plans for an emphasis on illness prevention.

General election analyst Sir David Butler on how politics has changed

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 11:08
Election analyst and swingometer pioneer Sir David Butler says he is glad he is not covering elections today

MPs to debate report into harassment of parliamentary staff

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 10:40
Parliament has vowed to change after a report found harassment had been "tolerated and concealed".

NHS prevention plan aims to boost life expectancy

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 07:55
Look after yourself better, says the health secretary, as he launches a plan to help people live longer.

Reality Check: Free trade agreements explained

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 01:40
Confused by Brexit jargon? Reality Check unpacks the basics.

Armed Forces: Recruits don't need to have lived in Britain

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 01:39
There will no longer be limits on Commonwealth citizens joining up without living in the UK first.

Bullying claims

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 00:36
Dealing with abuse is "just part of the job", one woman tells the BBC.

Real Living Wage rises to £9 an hour

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 00:21
At least 180,000 workers are set for a pay rise this week - if their employer is signed up to the real Living Wage

Brexit: Top lawyers say another EU vote is 'democratic'

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 00:01
"Voters are entitled to know what they are voting for," they say in a letter to the Prime Minister.

Brexit: Arron Banks challenged over Leave.EU funds

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 14:17
Leave.EU founder Arron Banks comes under pressure to explain the source of funds for his campaign.

Arron Banks: My leave donations were 'UK generated'

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 12:27
Leave.EU co-founder Arron Banks tells the BBC all the money he donated to the campaign was UK-generated.

Pro-betting MPs 'more persuasive' than me - Tracey Crouch

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 11:39
Ms Crouch resigned as sports minister over "delays" to a crackdown on fixed-odds betting machines.

Jeremy Heywood: UK's former top civil servant dies

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 10:44
Theresa May leads tributes to the former cabinet secretary who was 56 and had cancer.

Brexit: Business leaders call for second EU vote

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 05:37
Seventy leaders sign a letter to the Sunday Times backing a vote on the terms of the UK's EU exit.

Brexit 'fraying' UK-Irish relationship

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 15:40
"Anything that pulls Britain and Ireland apart undermines that relationship" - Leo Varadkar.

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