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UK won't work with Assad - Hammond

Britain will not work with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the battle against Islamic State extremists, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

Cliff police and BBC to face MPs

BBC and South Yorkshire Police chiefs are summoned before MPs after a claim of a "cover-up" over the raid on Sir Cliff Richard's home.

PCC chosen in 10.4% turnout election

Labour's David Jamieson is elected as the new West Midlands police and crime commissioner as it emerges the turnout was 10.4%.

Ex-ministers join Commons clerk row

Veteran MPs Jack Straw and Margaret Beckett urge further scrutiny of the proposed appointment of the new House of Commons clerk amid a continuing row.

Darling does ice bucket challenge

Alistair Darling takes the ice bucket challenge after being nominated by actor James McAvoy.

Health experts' food poverty warning

More people are suffering from malnutrition as a result of worsening food poverty, health experts warn.

Councils bar campaigns from schools

The official referendum campaigns are being barred from the majority of schools in Scotland ahead of polling day, BBC research finds.

McGuinness seeks urgent health talks

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness says he is seeking an urgent meeting with the chief medical officer about problems faced by the health service.

Safe standing backed by Lib Dems

The Liberal Democrats want to change the law and allow Premier League and Championship clubs to introduce safe standing at stadiums.

Funeral for former UUP minister held

The funeral of former Ulster Unionist minister Sam Foster takes place in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh.


A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

Yes declaration hits million target

More than a million people have signed a declaration that they are in favour of Scottish independence, campaigners say.


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

Radicalisation 'failure' by leaders

Successive UK governments and imams in Britain are to blame for the radicalisation of Muslims says former Foreign Office minister Kim Howells.


A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

Can Boris-style mayors boost north?

There are calls for the government to look again at the prospect of introducing directly elected mayors to more English cities.

Breast cancer drug stand-off warning

Why will a £90,000-a-year breast cancer drug seen as "too expensive" for the NHS still be available to patients?

Political editors across England

Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: House of Commons

Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.

Q&A: Beginner's guide to PM's speech

David Cameron delivers his long-awaited speech on the UK's relations with the EU. Here's an at-a-glance guide.

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.

European Parliaments online

Links to other Parliamentary broadcasters

AUDIO: 'We should consider talking to Assad'

The former chief of the general staff, Lord Dannatt, has said that the international community should consider negotiating with President Assad of Syria.

VIDEO: Lib Dems want safe standing return

The Liberal Democrats have put forward plans for Premier League and Championship clubs to introduce safe standing at stadiums.

AUDIO: Housing estates 'an embarrassment'

Crime writer Gavin Knight and Housing minister Brandon Lewis discuss the state of Britain's housing estates.

VIDEO: Salmond defends oil predictions

Scotland's First Minister, Alex Salmond, has defended the Scottish government's estimates of oil reserves, after a warning yesterday from a leading industry figure.

VIDEO: Major's tribute to NI peace partner

Former British premier John Major pays tribute to the role in the Northern Ireland peace process of the Republic of Ireland's former prime minister Albert Reynolds, who has died at the age of 81.

VIDEO: David Cameron condemns Foley killing

Prime Minister David Cameron has condemned the killing of journalist James Foley by an Islamic State militant, allegedly from Britain. News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

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