The independent chief inspector of borders and immigration, John Vine, who has been highly critical of the immigration system, resigns from his post.
The treatment of employees in public services who raise concerns about wrongdoing is often "shocking", a group of MPs says.
Conservative MPs put pressure on David Cameron to take a more robust stance with Israel over its actions in Gaza.
Eastbourne is to get a boost of up to £2m following a fire that left the former arcade on the town's pier a charred shell, Downing Street has said.
A project aiming to revolutionise medicine by unlocking the secrets of DNA is under way in centres across England.
Tens of thousands of broadband customers in the UK are having to pay "costly" charges to change supplier, Citizens Advice warns.
Norman Baker - the minister in charge of regulating animal experiments - tells the BBC he wants them to end.
Nato is poorly prepared for an attack on a member state by Russia, a group of MPs warns in a report.
David Hoare, a trustee of a struggling academies chain, is announced by the government as the new chairman of schools regulator Ofsted.
The DUP and Sinn Féin reach agreement over Stormont's quarterly budget after weeks of deadlock, the BBC understands.
The UK government unveils new principles aimed at tackling "ridiculous" delivery charges faced by shoppers living in remote areas.
The government launches the first nationwide campaign aimed at raising awareness of people working in slavery in the UK.
Scottish companies will be able to boost their presence on the world stage under independence, Scotland's finance secretary says.
Stormont departments, excluding health and education, are to have their budgets cut by £78m as the executive agrees to endorse the June monitoring round.
A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.
New rules on school closures designed to ensure greater transparency and accurate information come into force across Scotland.
BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.
The route chosen for the £1bn M4 relief road south of Newport will be legally challenged by Friends of the Earth Cymru, BBC Wales understands.
A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.
Will West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner poll be a by-election or a referendum?
The public is likely to remember David Ruffley's police caution rather than any of the good work he did as an MP.
Political analysis from around England
Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.
David Cameron delivers his long-awaited speech on the UK's relations with the EU. Here's an at-a-glance guide.
Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.
Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet
The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.
Links to other Parliamentary broadcasters
The Israeli bombardment of Gaza "is wrong" and has "no justification in terms of results", a Tory MP has said.
Driverless cars are set to take to the roads in the UK from next January, they will guided by a system of sensors and cameras.