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Brexit - live updates: Theresa May faces PMQS and potential Tory backbench revolt in crunch EU withdrawal vote 12/13/2017 - 09:40
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What it's like to work for a political leader in your twenties? 12/13/2017 - 09:18
Exhausting, often unglamorous - but something to tell the grandchildren about in years to come.
The state of social care shames us all 12/13/2017 - 08:30
Care homes are unfairly relying on better-off residents to subsidise others’ care. The government urgently needs to increase funding to the sector

Why are people on the left so exercised about how we pay for social care? After all, better-off care home residents who pay their own way are each...

Pictures of the Day: 13 December 2017 12/13/2017 - 08:03
Russian cyber-activists 'tried to discredit Scottish independence vote' 12/13/2017 - 08:00

Twitter, Facebook and YouTube accounts accused of spreading false information that vote was rigged to ensure pro-UK vote

An expert in Russian cyber-operations has accused Russian activists of running a disinformation campaign to discredit the Scottish independence referendum result, by...

The Grenfell Tower fire was a national disaster. It needs a national response | Seraphima Kennedy 12/13/2017 - 07:00

Six months on, it has become clear that the council can’t cope. Ministers must fulfil their responsibility

Six months to the day after the Grenfell Tower fire, those directly affected are coming together with the wider community for a...

The Brexit mist is clearing. Corbyn will have to show his hand and soon/Rafael Behr 12/13/2017 - 07:00
The party’s fuzzy position works while Tories avoid tough decisions. But it can’t hold for much longer

When Theresa May was in Brussels last Friday...

City millionaire says Vote Leave directed his donation decision 12/13/2017 - 07:00

Anthony Clake claims he was advised to give £50,000 to fashion student who was part of another Brexit campaign

A millionaire who gave £50,000 to a 23-year-old fashion student to spend on the campaign to exit the EU says that he was advised to make the donation by the Brexit-backing...

Rebellion threat to EU Withdrawal Bill 12/13/2017 - 01:37
Rebel MPs line up behind an amendment to guarantee Parliament a vote on the final Brexit deal.
Hundreds of thousands of EU nationals 'may not get right to stay in UK' 12/13/2017 - 01:01

Migration experts say even simplified system announced by government could leave large number struggling to comply

Hundreds of thousands of EU nationals living in Britain could struggle to secure Home Office permission to stay in the UK after Brexit, according to migration experts.


What can be done about abuse on social media? 12/13/2017 - 01:01

Internet giants such as Facebook and Twitter have limited legal obligations, but what could Britain do to make them act?

Hosts, not publishers?

Currently, social media firms including Facebook, YouTube and Twitter operate as hosts, rather than publishers, in the UK....

Make Facebook liable for content, says report on UK election intimidation 12/13/2017 - 01:01

Watchdog calls for social media firms to be made to monitor posts and for new offence of intimidating candidates to be considered

Theresa May should consider the introduction of two new laws to deter the intimidation of MPs during elections and force social media firms to monitor illegal...