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'Time is right' for new terror powers

The police and security services should get new powers to defend the UK from the biggest terror threat since 9/11, Home Secretary Theresa May says.

Ex-minister calls for UK's EU exit

Former minister Owen Paterson calls for the UK to exit the EU, putting pressure on the prime minister amid Tory divisions on the issue.

Labour attacks 'rogue' job agencies

Labour says it would introduce a system of licensing to clamp down on "rogue" recruitment agencies, saying some workers' wages are being undercut.

Clegg: I'd never join UKIP coalition

Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says he would never join a coalition that included UKIP and suspects the "feeling is mutual".

New web data powers plan for police

A law forcing communications firms to keep details that could help identify criminals using the internet is being planned by the home secretary.

UK 'unlikely to meet' migration target

EU migration has "blown off course" the UK's target to cut net migration to the tens of thousands, the home secretary says.

Gordon Brown 'to stand down' as MP

Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown is to announce "within days" that he will stand down as an MP at the next election, reports suggest.

'Up to five' terror plots stopped

Four or five terror plots have been stopped this year, compared with an average one a year in recent years, Britain's most senior police officer says.

Abuse claims 'tip of iceberg' - May

Claims of historic sexual abuse that have emerged are the "tip of the iceberg", Home Secretary Theresa May says.

May 'bruised' over EU arrest warrant

Home Secretary Theresa May tells Desert Island Discs she felt "battered and bruised" after denying MPs a vote on the European Arrest Warrant.

Labour suggests London buildings sale

The QEII Conference Centre and the Civil Service Club are among four London landmarks that Labour says could be sold off to reduce the deficit.

Foreign Office 'fails bereaved Britons'

The consular service provided by the UK Foreign Office sometimes falls short of what the public "can legitimately expect", a report by MPs says.

Labour 'still party of working people'

Ed Miliband insists Labour remains the party of working people, while accepting one of his MPs was disrespectful to them.

Jowell plans to run for London mayor

Labour's former culture secretary Tessa Jowell says she plans to run for mayor of London in 2016 but will only formally declare her candidature after the general election.

Reckless 'sore' over migrants policy

Newly-elected Mark Reckless voices unhappiness about his treatment by UKIP amid this week's confusion over the party's stance on EU migrants.

Miliband: Flags tweet disrespectful

Ed Miliband says a Labour MP who quit her role after tweeting a picture of a house with three England flags and a white van parked outside "conveyed a sense of disrespect".

Robinson defends Campbell remarks

DUP leader Peter Robinson defends remarks made by party colleague Gregory Campbell at Saturday's DUP conference.


A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

C. diff inquiry blames health board

Scotland's largest health board is heavily criticised by an inquiry into the country's worst Clostridium difficile (C. diff) outbreak.


BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.

Councils 'could be cut to six'

The number of Welsh councils could be cut to as few as six, the public services minister warns, as he urges them to seek voluntary mergers and cut costs.


A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

Bookies expect more MPs for UKIP

UKIP's latest by-election victory has prompted a flurry of bets on the party securing more MPs at Westminster.

East Midlands mini-budget wish list

East Midlands MPs lobby for funding ahead of George Osborne's Autumn Statement.

Political editors across England

Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: Liaison Committee

MPs question Prime Minister David Cameron.

Links to UK political websites

Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.

Who's who: Cameron's cabinet

Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet

Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet

The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.

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