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Lib Dem peer accused of sexual harassment dropped from fundraiser in U-turn 06/05/2020 - 17:12
A Liberal Democrat peer accused of sexual harassment will not speak at a party fundraiser after a U-turn.
Coronavirus: 'Vulnerable' MPs can stay away from Westminster 06/05/2020 - 17:11
MPs will have to declare they cannot come to Westminster due to the pandemic - or be expected at work.
UK experts call for coronavirus inquiry to prevent deadly second wave 06/05/2020 - 17:08

Many more will die unless we fix structural problems that have blighted Britain’s response, say scientists

Lack of response to BAME Covid-19 toll risks fuelling tensions, say MPs 06/05/2020 - 17:00

Minority ethnic MPs say absence of recommendations in PHE report was ‘massive failure’

Is the BBC's new director general more than a safe pair of hands? | Jane Martinson 06/05/2020 - 16:46

Under scrutiny from No 10, Tim Davie will need to be a financial whizz, journalistic rock and political streetfighter

Why did anyone really believe anyone other than Tim Davie would be the...

George Floyd protests: 166 MPs from all parties call for UK to stop tear gas and rubber bullet exports to US 06/05/2020 - 14:49
Exclusive: MPs write to ministers as petition reaches half a million
Lib Dem peer accused of sexual harassment to headline party fundraiser 06/05/2020 - 14:49
Lord Rennard invited to speak at event next month
Voter ID trials ruled lawful by appeal judges 06/05/2020 - 14:47
Neil Coughlan from Essex mounted a legal challenge to the pilots undertaken at the last election.
George Floyd protests: UK raises police treatment of British journalists with Trump administration 06/05/2020 - 14:16
Move comes amid claims police targeting media covering protests over death of George Floyd
Brexit: Barnier on UK approach to EU trade talks 06/05/2020 - 14:06
The EU must "stick to its commitments" in the joint political declaration backed by all members, says its chief negotiator about trade talks with the UK.
Virus cases down to 5,600 a day, household survey suggests 06/05/2020 - 13:41
The estimate is based on swab tests of people living in 9,000 households in England.
'Disorderly' no-deal Brexit will strain food supply chain even more than coronavirus, MPs warned 06/05/2020 - 13:38
'The focus of retailers now is 100 per cent on what's going to happen on 1 January'
Brexit: Michel Barnier says EU 'cannot go on like this forever' and accuses Boris Johnson of backtracking on promises 06/05/2020 - 13:31
No significant progress on key points in talks, says EU
Is your local council ignoring the new lockdown rules? 06/05/2020 - 13:29
After Rees-Mogg's debacle, I'll take my lockdown advice from Spain | John Crace 06/05/2020 - 13:19

I can’t rely on the UK government any more, so I shopped around for more cautious guidance

The horrifying coverage of the race protests in the US has had a personal...

Boris Johnson's approval rating plummets after Dominic Cummings scandal, poll suggests 06/05/2020 - 12:29
Faith in Boris Johnson has fallen significantly in the wake of the Dominic Cummings affair, a new poll suggests.