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Third Vote-Leave whistleblower revealed

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:24
Lawyers publish material from an ex-Vote-Leave staff member suggesting it broke spending rules.

Nick Robinson puts Diane Abbott on the spot over Syria

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:19
Labour's shadow home secretary is asked what Labour would do about chemical attacks in Syria.

Salisbury poisoning: Russia 'targeted' Yulia Skripal email

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 16:16
The UK claims for the first time to have specific evidence the Russians were interested in the Skripals.

Data behind Dominic Raab claim migration pushed up house prices

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 15:54
Government publishes data behind minister's claim immigration has pushed up house prices by a fifth.

Russia is greater threat to peace than US - Abbott

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 13:31
Labour's Diane Abbott says Russia is a greater threat to world peace than the United States "at this point".

Jeremy Corbyn: May waiting for Trump instructions on Syria

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 11:25
Labour leader speaks out after ministers agree chemical weapon use in Douma must not "go unchallenged".

Russia warns of 'dangerous' escalation over Syria

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 11:25
Moscow says the "dangerous" situation could escalate if Western powers opt for a military response.

Theresa May should apologise to ex-colonies - Thornberry

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 10:52
Emily Thornberry says the PM should correct 'historic mistakes' ahead of a Commonwealth summit.

Nominations close in SNP deputy leadership race

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 10:13
Keith Brown, Julie Hepburn and Chris McEleny are the candidates as nominations close in the SNP deputy leadership race.

Should UK Parliament vote on Syria air strikes?

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 07:47
There were clashes of opinion on Question Time over the issue of parliamentary authorisation for any UK military action in Syria.

Jeremy Hunt apologises for not declaring property firm

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 02:40
Downing Street says Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt did not breach the ministerial code over the issue.

'Windrush' migrants facing deportation threat

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 01:17
Michael was let go when his employer ruled him an illegal immigrant- 50 years after he arrived in the UK.

Barry Gardiner denies denouncing Labour policy

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 23:02
Frontbencher Barry Gardiner denies rubbishing one of Labour's Brexit tests in "colourful" terms.

BBC defends Rivers of Blood broadcast

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 19:47
The infamous speech made by right-wing politician Enoch Powell will be played in full on Radio 4.

Ken Clarke: MPs must get vote on Syria

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 17:38
Ex-Tory Chancellor Ken Clarke says military action in Syria should require Parliamentary approval.

Corbyn's war

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 17:19
The Labour leader insists he is not a pacifist and will back military action as a "last resort".

Rochdale abuse: Richard Farnell abuse denial 'defies belief'

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 17:04
Richard Farnell "refused to accept responsibility" for child exploitation in Rochdale, a report says.

'UK's last lion tamer' Thomas Chipperfield refused licence

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 15:02
Thomas Chipperfield cannot use two lions and a tiger in his travelling circus, a court rules.

Russian spy poisoning: Nerve agent inspectors back UK

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 13:21
The international chemical weapons watchdog confirms the UK's analysis of the nerve agent in Salisbury.

Big Ben clock tower hands removed for maintenance

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 13:16
The London landmark chimed for the last time in August ahead of restoration work.