Politics - Archive

June 2018 articles

Theresa May was defiant in the face of defeat today, as she readies for another showdown between the government and backbench [...]

19 June
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Think tanks are calling on the government to review its position on cannabis, after the former Conservative leader William Hague [...]

19 June
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Nominations for the Tories’ London mayoral candidate open this month, reminding us that London elections have been unkind to [...]

19 June
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The UK will be barred from accessing the EU's police databases after Brexit, Michel Barnier has this morning said.  [...]

19 June
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Arch Tory rebel Dominic Grieve has rubbished suggestions his amendment to the key Brexit bill could bring down the government. [...]

19 June
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The Prime Minister has been reported to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over her use of the claims she can draw on [...]

19 June
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Donald Trump has threatened to hit a further $200bn (£151bn) worth of Chinese goods with tariffs after China retaliated with [...]

19 June
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It was the worst kept secret in Westminster, but we finally heard over the weekend that the NHS will receive a funding boost [...]

19 June
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By the year 2030, it is estimated that there will be just 2.3 working age adults in the EU for every person over 65. [...]

19 June
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The government faces a further Brexit scrap in parliament on Wednesday after the House of Lords voted today to allow MPs the [...]

18 June
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The Conservatives are calling on people from outside politics as well as within to apply as the party's future mayoral candidate [...]

18 June
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Taxpayers will have to stump up more cash in order to meet the government's planned £20bn extra cash for the NHS, Theresa May [...]

18 June
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Some of the City's leading associations will call on the government to review the tax burden imposed on entrepreneurs and the [...]

18 June
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Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has admitted the so-called Brexit dividend will not be "anything like enough" to fund the £20bn [...]

18 June
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MPs are getting their own back on the man who blocked last week's upskirting bill, by festooning his parliamentary office with [...]

18 June
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