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UKIP's Neil Hamilton appointment to face opposition

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:51
A plan to give the ex-UKIP assembly group leader a top Senedd job faces opposition from Labour AMs.

Majority surveyed in favour of NI remaining in the UK

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:46
The survey found that 55% of those interviewed would vote for Northern Ireland to remain in the UK.

SNP MPs walk out of PMQs in protest

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:40
The party's Westminster leader was ordered to leave the chamber after a row with Speaker John Bercow.

Plumber wins workers' rights battle against Pimlico Plumbers

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:37
The Supreme Court ruling has significant implications for the rights of so called gig economy workers.

Scottish MPs say their voices on Brexit have not been heard

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 10:25
The criticism of the UK government follows the failure to reach a deal over the EU Withdrawal Bill.

CBI chief: Car firms face Brexit extinction

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 07:34
UK manufacturers such as the car industry will suffer without a customs union, warns Paul Dreschler.

Fake news harms children's self-esteem and trust, say MPs

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 01:24
Children with poor literacy skills struggle most to tell which stories are false, says a report.

Brexit: MPs says PM must honour 'assurances' over Parliament's role

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 01:16
MPs say the PM must honour "assurances" to give them more say but ministers won't guarantee action.

How ministers dodged a Brexit defeat

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 20:50
In a day of wrangling and compromise, one minister resigned there were rows behind closed doors, but ministers have avoided defeat on the EU Withdrawal bill.

Ministers win key Brexit bill vote after concession

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 18:20
The government avoids a defeat over what happens next if Parliament rejects the final Brexit deal.

Ken Clarke: Europe 'well aware' of UK divisions

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 16:13
Veteran Tory Ken Clarke says it is ridiculous to suggest that MPs will undermine Theresa May's authority in the Brexit negotiations if they rebel over the EU Withdrawal Bill.

Jack Renshaw admits planning to murder MP Rosie Cooper

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 15:36
The 23-year-old bought a machete as part of his plan to kill Labour MP Rosie Cooper, a court hears.

Restaurant waiting staff bid to keep all customer tips

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 14:39
Labour is making a legal bid that would ensure hospitality employees would keep 100% of their tips from customers.

Speaker Bercow to MPs: Vote with your consciences

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 13:56
Speaker John Bercow says MPs should ignore threats and vote on the Brexit bill with their consciences, in the interests of their constituents and the country.

DUP 'fines politicians for media interviews'

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:41
The party declines to comment on claims it fines its politicians if they talk to the media without permission.

Arron Banks laughs off idea he is 'an evil genius with a white cat'

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:09
Brexit campaigner Arron Banks hits back at claims he was involved in a conspiracy with Russian officials.

Wage growth slows despite unemployment fall

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:52
Wage growth has slipped to 2.8%, official figures show, as unemployment falls.

Minister Phillip Lee quits over Brexit strategy

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:49
The justice minister says the government is sidelining Parliament and calls for another referendum.

How Phillip Lee announced he was resigning from government

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:37
Justice Minister Phillip Lee announces he is resigning so he can speak out on Brexit.

Brexit Secretary David Davis says referendum 'irreversible'

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 10:39
Brexit Secretary says government will not reverse referendum decision even if it loses MP vote.

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