Politics

Boris Johnson: MPs reject lawyer's claim Partygate probe unfair

The prime minister has admitted that previous statements to Parliament - in which he insisted all rules had been followed - had since been proved inco...

Labour accuse of Kwarteng Kwarteng fanning flames of falling pound

"I think many people had hoped over the weekend things would calm down but I do think the Chancellor fanned the flames on Sunday in suggesting there m...

Labour's Rachel Reeves blames chancellor for 'concerning' pound fall

Labour's shadow chancellor Rachel Reeves has said unfunded commitments by Kwasi Kwarteng have caused the sell-off of sterling. She told BBC Breakfast...

Starmer accused of acting like a monarch in PR row

Democracies around the world use various polling methods that ensure that voters feel their vote counts - in some cases it is simply that they indicat...

Labour would set out border poll criteria - Peter Kyle

The legislation states the minister shall call a referendum on Irish unity "if it appears likely to him that a majority of those voting would express ...

Liz Truss's top aide Mark Fullbrook paid by his own lobbying firm

Ms Haddon said there would be a particular concern about any potential conflicts of interest that might arise. She pointed to recent concerns about MP...