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No 10 rejects claim UK Government 'turning blind eye' to Russian dirty money

1 hour ago   |   Herald Scotland

DOWNING Street has rejected accusations that the UK Government is "turning a blind eye" to dirty money from Russia.
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Gove: Brexit has led to Britain having one of 'warmest' attitudes in EU towards migration

1 hour ago   |   Herald Scotland

BREXIT has led to Britain adopting one of the "warmest" attitudes in the EU towards migration, Michael Gove has said, as he also claimed that the withdrawal process had...
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Davidson: Tories have 'moral duty' to refresh party and look beyond grey vote

1 hour ago   |   Herald Scotland

THE Conservative Party has a "moral duty" to refresh itself and look to the “entire nation” if it is to succeed at the next General Election, Ruth Davidson said at the launch...
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Livingstone resigns over 'distraction' of anti-Semitism allegations

1 hour ago   |   Herald Scotland

KEN Livingstone has resigned from the Labour Party, saying the anti-Semitism allegations against him had become a "distraction" to Jeremy Corbyn's policies.
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May tells Sturgeon Scots have 'no appetite' for second independence referendum

1 hour ago   |   Herald Scotland

THERESA May has slapped down Nicola Sturgeon, insisting Scots have "no appetite" for a second independence referendum as Michael Gove claimed the Union was now "stronger than...
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'Stage is SET' for Italy to leave the EU and Brussels is to BLAME claims William Hague

'Stage is SET' for Italy to leave the EU and Brussels is to BLAME claims William Hague

2 hours ago   |   Daily Express

“THE STAGE is set” for Italy to leave the EU, with Brussels' failure to keep promises to the Italian people means they will quit the elitist trade bloc, according to former...
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MoD faces £2.9bn nuclear funding gap, say auditors

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Auditors say fragility of programme could destabilise entire MoD equipment plan Britain's nuclear defence programme is projected to cost nearly £51bn over the next decade and...
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MPs push for Myanmar regime to face international criminal court

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

International development select committee also supports review of UK aid and application of financial sanctions The UK must support efforts to refer Myanmar's regime to the...
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Right to see Parole Board decisions comes into force

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Law change prompted by row over proposed release of serial sex attacker John Worboys Members of the public will be able to request summaries of Parole Board decisions on...
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Benefit sanctions found to be ineffective and damaging

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Study concludes that punishing claimants triggers profoundly negative outcomes Benefit sanctions are ineffective at getting jobless people into work and are more likely to...
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Bercow admits to calling Andrea Leadsom ‘stupid'

Bercow admits to calling Andrea Leadsom ‘stupid'

John Bercow has finally spoken out over reports alleging that he called Andrea Leadsom a ‘stupid woman' in the Chamber... Read more ...

May vows to use ROBOTS to prevent or delay 22,000 cancer deaths

May vows to use ROBOTS to prevent or delay 22,000 cancer deaths

THERESA May vows to use Artificial Intelligence to prevent or delay 22,000 cancer deaths by the year 2033. Read more ...

United Nations WARNS UK to implement GREEN BREXIT or face DAMAGED...

United Nations WARNS UK to implement GREEN BREXIT or face DAMAGED international reputation

THE UK faces damaging its international reputation following its departure from the EU if it fails to deliver a "green" Brexit and maintain the EU's strong environmental... Read more ...

'Stage is SET' for Italy to leave the EU and Brussels is to BLAME claims...

'Stage is SET' for Italy to leave the EU and Brussels is to BLAME claims William Hague

“THE STAGE is set” for Italy to leave the EU, with Brussels' failure to keep promises to the Italian people means they will quit the elitist trade bloc, according to former... Read more ...

Tory rebellion CRUSHED: Boris stands by PM and rules OUT snap election - ‘UK...

Tory rebellion CRUSHED: Boris stands by PM and rules OUT snap election - ‘UK needs break'

BORIS Johnson last night rebuked Tory MPs pressing for a snap general election to break the dead- lock in the Brexit negotiations. Reports at the weekend revealed that some... Read more ...

One Night Only: Rod Liddle at the London Palladium

One Night Only: Rod Liddle at the London Palladium

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The conclusion to the Ken Livingstone debacle will please no one

The conclusion to the Ken Livingstone debacle will please no one

Perhaps the most remarkable thing about Ken Livingstone's resignation statement is that he finally managed to avoid saying the word... Read more ...

Let's not cancel the Crossrail celebrations yet

Let's not cancel the Crossrail celebrations yet

Until a few days ago, reporting of the almost completed Crossrail project had been focused chiefly on the impact of... Read more ...

Meghan Markle and the myth of ‘racist' Britain

Meghan Markle and the myth of ‘racist' Britain

In recent years the British public have been bombarded with allegations about our alleged bigotry. When we failed to follow... Read more ...

Fact check: Corbynista support for Maduro

Fact check: Corbynista support for Maduro

Once upon a time, Labour politicians were lining up to praise the socialist achievements of the government in Venezuela. These... Read more ...