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Ukraine war: UK to discuss oil stability with Saudi Arabia

Mon, 03/14/2022 - 16:43
UK petrol prices reach record highs, but there are objections to the move after 81 men were executed in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia executions: Lucas warns against oil deals

Mon, 03/14/2022 - 16:30
The UK is stepping back its links to Russian fuel but must not go “cap-in-hand to another murderous tyrant” an MP has told the Commons.

Dominic Raab: UK helping ICC investigate Ukraine war crimes

Mon, 03/14/2022 - 13:59
The UK's justice secretary is at the International Criminal Court (ICC) to offer help for a case to prosecute possible war crimes in Ukraine.

Ukraine war: UK refugee scheme set to launch

Mon, 03/14/2022 - 04:04
It is hoped tens of thousands of displaced people will benefit from the plan, the government says.

Delaying National Insurance rise would be 'no problem'

Mon, 03/14/2022 - 00:08
Sir Charlie Bean, who recently left the Office for Budget Responsibility, says the move could be delayed.

Crumbling road fears as pothole bill hits £1.7bn

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 13:40
The Scottish government is criticised as road repair backlogs continue to rise across the country.

Sir Ed Davey calls for Home Secretary Priti Patel to be sacked over Ukrainian refugees

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 13:17
Sir Ed Davey tells his conference her "inaction" on Ukrainian refugees shows she is "not up to the job".

No-one raised security concerns over Lord Lebedev with me, says Michael Gove

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 12:44
Minister says process to become peer is "rigorous" after questions about businessman's appointment.

War in Ukraine: Sanctioned oligarchs' properties could be used for refugees- Gove

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 10:53
Michael Gove says he is exploring using sanctioned oligarchs' properties to temporarily house refugees.

Scotland and Wales bid to be refugee super sponsors

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 10:01
The first ministers want Ukrainians to be housed quickly and given help with safeguarding and services.

Watch: Sophie Raworth interviews Michael Gove and Micheál Martin

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 08:58
On this week's Sunday Morning programme is the housing secretary Michael Gove and Taoiseach Micheál Martin.

Ukraine war: UK households offered £350 a month for hosting refugees

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 01:03
Households are encouraged to join the "national effort", but critics say the plan falls short.

Brexit: Micheál Martin and Boris Johnson discuss NI Protocol

Sat, 03/12/2022 - 18:23
Micheál Martin and Boris Johnson met prior to attending the Ireland-England rugby match on Saturday.

The race is on for affordable energy for the UK's homes and businesses

Sat, 03/12/2022 - 00:19
War in Ukraine has focused ministers' minds on how to get enough affordable energy for homes and businesses.

Intimate image abuse: His confession protected him

Sat, 03/12/2022 - 00:00
Georgie received an anonymous tip-off on Facebook that intimate photos of her were being shared online.

Covid inquiry's public hearings to begin in 2023

Fri, 03/11/2022 - 18:01
The inquiry will gather evidence this year and give recommendations "as soon as possible", its chair says.

Evgeny Lebedev: I am not some agent of Russia

Fri, 03/11/2022 - 17:33
Russian-British media mogul Evgeny Lebedev responds to reports he was flagged as a security risk.

Cost of living: What Tory MPs want from Rishi Sunak

Fri, 03/11/2022 - 14:58
MPs are not short of ideas for the chancellor to help struggling families, but all come at a price.