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Former prime minister also admits he should have worked more closely with devolved administrationsHugo Keith KC is questioning Johnson.He asks if Johnson’s approach has been to give all relevant … more
Home secretary to announce big hike in salary requirement for migrants to the UK as Rishi Sunak tries to cut net migration figuresHunt says the government wants to speed up the time it takes to get a … more
Keir Starmer is just the latest politician to invoke the former Tory prime minister, even though her essential message was that society was for losersAnother day, another British political wannabe … more
Labour leader to warn that Britain is in worst economic state for over 50 years and spending will need to be constrainedLabour will not “turn on the spending taps” if it wins the next election, … more
Chancellor cuts employee national insurance to 10% while abolishing class 2 national insuranceAutumn statement - key points at a glanceKeir Starmer has said that a pause in hostilities between Israel … more
Downing Street says legislation will make clear ‘Rwanda is safe’ and will address court’s concerns after policy ruled unlawful At his Institute for Government Q&A Sir Mark Rowley, commissioner … more
Once this legislation is passed, Sunak says, he will not let the European court of human rights stop flights to RwandaReed says the court has had to decide whether the Rwanda policy breaches the … more
Labour party leader criticises speech as ‘admission that government has no faith in Britain’s ability to avert decline’Here is Ben Quinn’s guide to what will be in the king’s speech.In a … more
Labour leader says he thinks most practical way to get aid into Gaza is to have a humanitarian pauseKeir Starmer is delivering his speech to the North East Chamber of Commerce now.He starts by saying … more
The former PM has written to her successor ahead of next week’s summit at Bletchley Park The prime minister defended inviting China to next week’s AI safety summit.Rishi Sunak told an audience in … more
Labour seeks to downplay the gathering as an informal one between Labour leader and MPs amid tension within the partyKeir Starmer is in high spirits as he welcomes the new MPs who each won their … more
Home secretary to meet Metropolitan police commissioner after officers said no offences were identified in footage from demonstration in LondonHumza Yousaf’s mother-in-law has said she is living … more
Labour wins Tamworth with swing of 23.9 percentage points from Tories, then Mid Bedfordshire in largest ever turnaround of majority in UK byelectionProf Sir John Curtice told the Today programme that … more
Formerly safe Tory seats in Mid Bedfordshire and Tamworth could fall to opponents in test of Sunak’s electoral fortunesMore than 60 international charities - including Action Aid UK, Bond, Cafod, … more
Health minister Steve Barclay concedes the prison system is under pressure during media roundScottish Labour says the defection of Lisa Cameron shows the SNP is “falling apart”. Ian Murray, the … more
Keir Starmer says planing is ‘too localised’ and a Labour government would take a ‘wider’ viewKeir Starmer has said the BBC should explain why it is calling Hamas militants, not terrorists, … more
Keir Starmer promises to bring in a new era of ‘rebuilding’, ‘renewal’ and even ‘healing’ after 13 years of Conservative rule. Kiran Stacey reports on the Labour leader’s keynote … more
Opposition leader’s speech to say Labour aims to be party of ‘builders, modernisers and healers’ for a ‘decade in power’Labour has published fresh details of how the community policy … more
In 1996 Labour was a year out from an election after more than a decade out of power. Its leader, Tony Blair, was surrounded by advisers and strategists plotting their way to victory. Kiran Stacey … more
Brexit was not chosen as one of 12 priority motions for debate, despite intervention of Neil Kinnock and Alastair CampbellQ: You oppose the Rwanda policy because you don’t think it will work. If … more
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