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May warns against 'absolutist' politics of 'winners and losers'
…May: "I'm worried about the state of politics" Theresa May has said the growth… of an "uncompromising absolutism" in UK and global politics risks poisoning debate and undermining… democratic values. In her last major speech as PM, she said it was leading to a political


Theresa May: 'I'm worried about the state of politics'
… and international politics. In her last major speech as prime minister, she warned… the Chatham House audience: "I'm worried about the state of our politics." Latest from…


Politics of automation: Factory workers and robots
…, but worry others who fear job losses. For Politics Live in Chester and Westminster, Jack… Fenwick looks at the politics of automation, and what it could mean for both the white…


Monsoon season: The river politics behind South Asia's floods
…When it comes to water resources, relations between India and Nepal have never been easy. But in recent years, the relationship has begun to worsen during the annual monsoon season, which lasts from June to September. Flooding inflames…


Tory leadership: Jeremy Hunt's working life before politics
…Jeremy Hunt responds to criticism that he is overplaying his entrepreneurship before becoming a politician. "You weren't exactly Steve Jobs or Bill Gates were you?" asked the BBC's Andrew Neil.…


Jonathan Powell on UK politics and comparisons with Germany
…Looking at the state of British politics, where politicians are branded…


Ross Perot: The self-made billionaire who upended US politics
…." Now, after his death on Tuesday aged 89, the political pioneer's colourful rags…, the Reform Party he founded and hoped to build into a national political force began…


Simon Hamilton: Former DUP minister to leave politics
…The former DUP Minister Simon Hamilton is to leave politics to take up… politics and political life," the statement read. "Belfast Chamber is an apolitical… organisation and will continue to be." Speaking to the BBC's Inside Politics programme, Mr…


Raghuram Rajan: I have not applied to be BoE boss
… Hardtalk’s Sarah Montague. A central banker’s job had become much more political… and knows how to navigate the political structure within that country, Mr Rajan…


Parliamentary politics at its best
… already have enough to tolerate with my many and varied eccentricities. Politics… that they are living on borrowed political time. Ms Davidson then swiftly switched her support… element of politics which came to the fore at Holyrood, again courtesy of Ms Davidson…