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Trump's NHS tweet causes a stir

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 21:05
The story of the US president's surprise intervention into the debate about healthcare in the UK.

Stagecoach East Coast rail franchise to end early

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 19:08
Transport Secretary Chris Grayling will end the contract after Stagecoach 'got its numbers wrong'.

'Significant gaps' at Stormont talks - DUP

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:46
Negotiating should not be allowed "to run on and on and on", says the DUP's Simon Hamilton.

Michel Barnier: It's time for UK to make a choice

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:23
The EU's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says he wants more clarity from the UK on what kind of economic relationship it wants after it leaves next year.

Sinn Féin MLA Gerry Kelly pays fine for removing clamp

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:58
The Sinn Féin MLA says he agreed to pay a fine following the incident on Friday.

Theresa May's Wales-England A&E comparison 'not valid'

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:44
A watchdog backs Carwyn Jones' criticism of the PM's use of health data for England and Wales.

MSP James Dornan to run for SNP deputy leader role

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:30
Glasgow Cathcart representative James Dornan wants to replace Angus Robertson, who resigned on Saturday.

Labour MP Rupa Huq on history lessons in schools

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:09
History lessons in English schools make no mention of the Blair-Brown administrations, or the post-war Labour government, says Rupa Huq.

Westminster week: Carillion, PMQs, Brexit and recess

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 14:57
Ahead of the Commons going into a week-long recess, a look at what's going in Westminster before the break.

President Trump: NHS 'going broke and not working'

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 14:56
The UK health secretary hits back saying "all get care no matter the size of their bank balance".

Michel Barnier says 'not a moment to lose' in Brexit talks

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 11:59
The EU's negotiator says he respects British "red lines" on the customs union, ahead of London talks.

Northamptonshire MPs call for county council takeover

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:50
The county's seven MPs say they have lost confidence in the authority's leadership.

Kwarteng: 'It doesn't have to be a hard border'

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:13
MP Kwasi Kwarteng says there could be a form of border in Northern Ireland

Downing Street insists UK will leave customs union

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 01:58
Amid claims of Tory disunity over the direction of Brexit, the PM "categorically" rules out the option.

NHS 'should be funded by new tax'

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 01:32
A panel of health experts suggests replacing the National Insurance levy with a ring-fenced tax.

Many graduates earn 'paltry returns' for their degree

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 00:04
Ex-minister says that up to a fifth of graduates, who have £50,000 of debt, take non-graduate jobs.

Vince Cable: Corbyn 'crucial' to second EU referendum hopes

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 15:15
Vince Cable says he hopes the Labour leader will rethink his opposition to another EU vote.

Gerry Kelly: MLA's car clamp removal reported to police

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 14:58
Sinn Féin's Gerry Kelly is reported to the police for alleged criminal damage to a car clamp.

Gerry Adams backs Jeremy Corbyn as next PM

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 13:59
The outgoing Sinn Féin leader praises the Labour leader's past role in the peace process.

What is happening with the sexual harassment report in Westminster?

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 13:09
Allegations of sexual harassment and bullying rocked Westminster when they emerged last autumn.

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