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Hong Kong protests: Theresa May urged to confront China over violent clashes sparked by extradition bill 06/18/2019 - 14:22
Ex-governor Chris Patten says UK approach 'driven by fear and greed' - as he calls on government to press for public inquiry
BBC prepares to host Tory leadership debate 06/18/2019 - 14:17
Questions from the public will be put to the candidates hoping to become the next UK prime minister.
Brexit: UK seeks agreement with EU on citizens' rights 06/18/2019 - 13:30
Failure to reach a deal would lead to "a total loss of rights for British nationals in the EU", a Tory MP says.
Barnier rebuffs appeal over citizens' rights in event of no-deal Brexit 06/18/2019 - 13:15

EU negotiator rejects Stephen Barclay’s call to ringfence key part of withdrawal agreement

The EU’s chief negotiator has rejected an appeal by the UK’s Brexit secretary for the full gamut of citizens’ rights in the withdrawal agreement to be protected in the event of a no-deal exit.


Ex-chief scientist fears for UK climate plan if Boris Johnson is PM 06/18/2019 - 12:58

Prof David King says would-be PM oversaw ‘devastating’ cuts in efforts to tackle crisis

Prof David King, the former chief scientist, has expressed alarm at the prospect of Boris Johnson becoming prime minister because the Tory MP oversaw “devastating” cuts in efforts to tackle the climate...

Who will replace Theresa May? 06/18/2019 - 12:49
Runners and riders in the race to be the new Conservative leader and prime minister.
Jeremy Kyle declines DCMS inquiry appearance 06/18/2019 - 12:46
TV host invited to appear before MPs investigating reality TV, following the death of a participant.
UK climate plan unclear, says European commission 06/18/2019 - 12:19

Report says plan lacks key details about how UK will cut emissions over next 12 years

A British government climate action plan is “unclear” and lacks key details about how the UK will reduce greenhouse gas emissions over the next 12 years, the European commission has said.

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Chancellor refuses to rule out resigning over Theresa May's attempt to spend billions on her 'legacy' 06/18/2019 - 12:16
Philip Hammond resents pressure to free up money from the £27bn no-deal Brexit 'war chest' - even as prime minister packs her bags
UK led towards no-deal Brexit by untruthful elite, says ex-EU envoy 06/18/2019 - 12:06

Ivan Rogers offers withering assessment of Tory candidates vying to be prime minister