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What are key points of no-deal Brexit Bill?

47 minutes ago   |   Herald Scotland

The government published its no-deal Brexit contingency legislation at Government Buildings on Friday.
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Leave voters wanted to ‘reduce number of different coloured faces' in UK

47 minutes ago   |   Herald Scotland

Liberal Democrat MSP Alex Cole Hamilton said ‘fury' over immigration had motivated many Leave voters in the 2016 referendum.
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Cabinet trio: MPs will stop no-deal Brexit

47 minutes ago   |   Herald Scotland

Amber Rudd, Greg Clark and David Gauke say Brexiteers will only have themselves to blame if the UK's departure from the EU is delayed.
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Corbyn says he has ‘huge support' from voters after nine MPs quit

47 minutes ago   |   Herald Scotland

The party leader will take a sideswipe at Labour MPs now sitting alongside former Tories who backed austerity.
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Lib Dems to make fresh bid for second Brexit referendum

47 minutes ago   |   Herald Scotland

Sir Vince Cable said his party would ‘once again this week seek to secure cross-party support' for a People's Vote.
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Ministers spend £100m on Brexit consultant contracts

4 hours ago   |   BBC

Since the EU referendum the government has agreed £104m of Brexit consultancy and other contracts.
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How are MPs deselected?

4 hours ago   |   BBC

What are the rules? Which MPs are under threat? Who has been deselected in the past?
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Pen portrait: Chuka Umunna. The Independent Group's first leader?

4 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

CHUKA Harrison Umunna, the telegenic and media-savvy politician, now looks certain to be the leader of The Independent Group at Westminster.
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Labour 'moving towards' People's Vote on Brexit, says McDonnell

4 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

LABOUR is “moving towards” backing a second EU referendum, John McDonnell has suggested at the end of a week in which the party has lost nine of its MPs, in most cases because...
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Three Cabinet ministers signal they are prepared to defy PM and help force Brexit delay

6 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland   |   3 articles

THREE Cabinet ministers have issued a stark warning to Theresa May, signalling that they are prepared to resign if she does not halt Brexit in its tracks to stop a “disastrous”...
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