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Britons back May over Corbyn to handle Russia row, poll finds 03/17/2018 - 16:11

Opinium/Observer poll finds 39% think PM best person compared with 16% for Labour leader

More than twice as many people back Theresa May to handle the UK’s response to the crisis in relations with Russia as those who would prefer Jeremy Corbyn to be in charge, according to an Opinium/...

Russia spy poisoning: 23 UK diplomats expelled from Moscow 03/17/2018 - 14:19
It also closes the British Council in Russia - amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy.
Russia spy poisoning: Britain won't tolerate threat, says May 03/17/2018 - 14:02
Prime Minister Theresa May says Russia is in "flagrant breach" of the law after the UK spy poisoning.
Scottish Greens pledge to 'get back in' to Europe after Brexit 03/17/2018 - 13:37
Co-leader Patrick Harvie tells a gathering of party members that Scotland's future is European.
May warns Russia UK 'will never tolerate a threat to the life of British citizens' 03/17/2018 - 13:31
Prime Minister says Moscow in 'flagrant breach' of international law over Salisbury attack
What we know so far 03/17/2018 - 13:18
Russia is behind the attempted murder of an ex-spy and his daughter in Salisbury, the PM believes.
UK to Russia: 'We will always defend ourselves' 03/17/2018 - 12:39
Russia's counter-sanctions were handed to Britain's ambassador in Moscow Laurie Bristow.
Former Carillion finance directors expected to face investigation 03/17/2018 - 11:49

FRC understood to have agreed there are sufficient grounds for inquiry into conduct of Richard Adam and Zafar Khan

The accounting watchdog is expected to announce an investigation into potential misconduct by two former finance directors at...

Salisbury Attack: National Security Council to meet after Russia expels 23 British diplomats 03/17/2018 - 11:49
The Foreign Office said the retaliatory action does not change the fact that an attempted assassination took place on British soil
There has been a culture of bullying in Parliament for decades – and change isn't coming quickly enough 03/17/2018 - 10:51
Andrew Grice has been The Independent's man in Westminster for 20 years and has seen how parliamentary staff have the cards stacked against them when pursuing complaints against MPs