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Brexit: A year is a very long time in politics
… is considered a long time in politics, a year must be a lifetime. Here is what has happened…


Politics latest: First day of Brexit talks
…First day of UK-EU Brexit talks. EU negotiator Michel Barnier says both sides have to accept the "consequences" of Brexit vote. UK Brexit minister David Davis says it is a "promising start". Theresa May meets Irish counterpart. Reaction to…


Daily Politics soapbox: Ex-home secretary backs ID cards
… personal view to the Daily Politics.…


First Minister's Questions: Politics inverted
… who leads the devolved bits of Scotland. Thus is politics inverted. Or so we… of these exchanges when I observed FMQs today. In the great work, the seminal tome of political… then." How politics has changed in the week since the UK election. As I have noted…


How quilting got ripped apart by American politics
… of America's divisive political climate, online communities devoted to this traditional… American art form have been ripped apart. It started with political chat and ended up… insults about other enthusiasts who don't share their political beliefs…


Politics Live: Reaction to London fire tragedy
…Theresa May announces judge-led public inquiry into Grenfell Tower tragedy. MPs now quizzing minister about response to the tragedy. Queen's Speech to take place on Wednesday 21 June. Tim Farron is to step down as Lib Dem leader. MPs being…


Effect of union laws on industrial action and strikes
… reports for the Daily Politics.…


Political deals, church pleas and a shark
… today, from political deals, church pleas, forced adoption to a shark attack… minister and DUP leader, Arlene Foster, has written that she believe a political deal… the political environment changes. Deal plea "Time to do a deal call from church leaders…


General election: What's going on with UK politics?
… this election - it was not due until 2020. But she thought she saw political weakness… are political rivals, so it's extremely unlikely that they would work together…. Their ideologies lean to different sides of the political spectrum, and they have traditionally…


John McDonnell: Grenfell victims 'murdered by political decisions'
… "murdered" by "political decisions". Speaking at Glastonbury Festival on Sunday… it was "disappointing" that people wanted to make it "a party political issue". It is thought… - 79 so far and there will be more - were murdered by political decisions that were…