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Vacant seat for May as party leaders meet Greta Thunberg

23/04/2019 • 12:30 Politics The Guardian  

Corbyn, Cable, Lucas and others meet 16-year-old who sparked global youth movement on climate change Jeremy Corbyn and several other Westminster …

Family reveal remarkable story of sailor who survived Titanic and Lusitania disasters

23/04/2019 • 12:24 Politics The Independent  

George Beauchamp told the Titanic inquiry that he heard a 'roar like thunder', when the ship hit the …

Former communist standing as MEP for Farage's Brexit party

23/04/2019 • 11:59 Politics The Guardian  

Libertarian Claire Fox is one of five new candidates announced for European elections Nigel Farage’s Brexit party has unveiled a former revolutionary …

MPs may vote on key Brexit legislation next week

23/04/2019 • 11:24 Politics The Guardian  

Theresa May considers tabling withdrawal and implementation bill in next 10 days Follow the latest updates on Brexit - live Theresa May is preparing …

Change UK could back Theresa May in confidence vote to avoid triggering general election, leader suggests

23/04/2019 • 11:13 Politics The Independent  

'A general election is not the solution,' says Change UK interim …

British Army releases bizarre video describing how soldiers would tackle St George's dragon: 'We'd take it down with our 30mm cannons and 7.62 chain guns'

23/04/2019 • 10:31 Politics The Independent  

'Dragon omelettes for all the boys back in …

Trump to make first state visit to UK in June, Buckingham Palace announces

23/04/2019 • 10:25 Politics The Independent  

President's first visit, in July last year, saw an estimated 250,000 people join a protest march through …

May should go today, says senior 1922 Committee member

23/04/2019 • 07:39 Politics The Guardian  

Nigel Evans says the process of selecting a new Conservative leader ‘can’t start soon enough’ A senior member of the 1922 Committee of Conservative …

Lyra McKee: Woman, 57, arrested in connection with murder of journalist in Northern Ireland

23/04/2019 • 06:43 Politics The Independent  

Police in Northern Ireland have arrested a 57-year-old woman in connection with the murder of journalist Lyra …

Lyra McKee: New IRA admits killing 29-year-old journalist and apologises to her family

23/04/2019 • 06:14 Politics The Independent  

Group offers 'full and sincere apologies' to 29-year-old's family and …

If ministers really want to trust teachers it’s time to ditch the number fairies | Michael Rosen

23/04/2019 • 06:14 Politics The Guardian  

Rather than relying on data and measurement, the UK government should listen to teachers, parents and pupils Do you think it is now possible to …

St. George's Day: Who was the dragon slayer and why is he the patron saint of England?

23/04/2019 • 05:00 Politics The Independent  

Roman solider beheaded for refusing to renounce Christian faith has stood as emblem of English heroism for …

Do companies still test toiletries and household cleaners on animals and how can you tell?

22/04/2019 • 23:39 Politics The Independent  

It may be the smell you like or that the colour of the bottle matches your …

Brexit: cross-party talks to restart as Tories step up efforts to oust May

22/04/2019 • 21:30 Politics The Guardian  

Chair of 1922 Committee is reportedly planning to tell PM to leave by the end of June Brexit talks between government ministers and Labour are due to …

Three huge fires wreck Yorkshire moorland and wild habitats in record-breaking Easter heat

22/04/2019 • 19:32 Politics The Independent  

National Trust 'devastated' as blaze sparked by barbecue causes thousands of pounds' worth of damage after restoration …

Nicola Jennings on Nigel Farage and the EU elections – cartoon

22/04/2019 • 18:40 Politics The Guardian  

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Facebook ads by Lynton Crosby's firm 'part of push for hard Brexit'

22/04/2019 • 17:01 Politics The Guardian  

Sources say company has run seemingly independent pro-Brexit campaigns since 2017 A network of secretive pro-Brexit Facebook campaigns overseen by …

Does Tony Blair have no self-awareness? He needs to stop talking now | Suzanne Moore

22/04/2019 • 16:38 Politics The Guardian  

The former PM’s weekend pronouncement on integration was more subtle than it first appeared – but he was the worst person to make it How does it feel …

Number of fresh asylum claims plunge after Home Office insists they must travel hundreds of miles to do so

22/04/2019 • 16:17 Politics The Independent  

Exclusive: Dramatic decline in fresh claims attributed to change in policy which means all failed asylum seekers must travel to Liverpool – a move …

Nearly 1,000 British pubs have vanished in a year

22/04/2019 • 15:54 Politics The Independent  

Cost pressures and business rate increases are forcing publicans to lay off staff, increase prices and hold off …