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PMQs: Johnson and Starmer on RMT rail strikes

Wed, 06/15/2022 - 12:40
Sir Keir Starmer says he does not want three days of planned rail strikes to go ahead next week.

PMQs: Johnson and Starmer on UK economy and financial predictions

Wed, 06/15/2022 - 12:25
The Labour leader asks why Britain is set for lower growth than every major economy except Russia.

EU takes new legal action against UK over post-Brexit deal changes

Wed, 06/15/2022 - 11:28
Brussels says altering the Northern Ireland Protocol breaks international law, but the UK disputes this.

Rwanda asylum: Government plans new flight after cancellation

Wed, 06/15/2022 - 09:28
Tuesday's flight for asylum seekers was cancelled minutes before take-off after a late legal challenge.

Millions to get first cost-of-living payment from 14 July

Wed, 06/15/2022 - 08:21
More than eight million UK homes will get the first of two cost-of-living payments totalling £650.

Jailed geologist Jim Fitton: MP says government needs to do more

Wed, 06/15/2022 - 07:45
Bath MP Wera Hobhouse accuses the government of not taking Jim Fitton's case "seriously enough".

Chris Mason on where the Rwanda setback leaves ministers

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 23:25
The government seems determined to press ahead with its plans despite last-minute legal interventions.

Rwanda asylum flight cancelled after legal action

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 22:59
Up to seven people had been expected to be removed to the east African country on Tuesday evening.

Rwanda asylum plan: Last-minute legal battle over flight

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 21:25
The European Court of Human Rights blocks the removal of one of seven passengers from Tuesday's flight.

Falklands War 40th anniversary: PM praises 'daring and bravery' of veterans

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 20:36
"What an incredible thing they achieved," says Boris Johnson at a service to mark 40 years since the war's end.

Northern Ireland Protocol: Is Truss right about public opinion?

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 18:25
Is there a majority in favour of changes to Northern Ireland's Brexit deal?

Living costs tsar David Buttress called for Boris Johnson to go

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 18:06
David Buttress, who has been appointed by the UK government, has a history of criticising ministers.

Government relocates 1,800 civil servant jobs to Manchester

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 15:32
A new hub will house 2,500 civil servants including 700 roles which have already moved from London.

Rwanda asylum plan: PM defends Rwanda plan as legal challenges fail

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 15:20
Up to eight people are due to be on Tuesday's flight but more appeals are being heard.

Nicola Sturgeon unveils case for Scottish independence

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 14:54
Scotland's first minister says her government has an "indisputable mandate" for another referendum.

Johnson's Partygate fine may have broken ministerial code, MPs told

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 14:07
Boris Johnson's ethics adviser does not deny he considered quitting over ministerial rules.

SNP MP Patrick Grady: I have learned significant lessons

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 13:29
An SNP MP apologises after a report says he should be suspended from Parliament for two days for breaching the sexual misconduct policy.

SNP MP Patrick Grady faces Commons suspension for sexual misconduct

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 12:32
The SNP's Patrick Grady made an unwanted advance that included touching a staff member's hair, a report says.

Rail strikes: Thousands more workers to vote on action

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 10:32
The strikes could be held from July 25 and threaten to add to summer travel disruption.

EU set to take legal action against UK over post-Brexit deal changes

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 09:26
Brussels says altering the Northern Ireland Protocol breaks international law, but the UK disputes this.