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Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaking after the programme motion setting out the proposed timetable for the Brexit withdrawal Agreement Bill was defeated in a vote in the House of Commons in London on October 22nd, 2019. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has told President of the European Council Donald Tusk he supports a Brexit extension for the UK. Speaking on Wednesday mornin(...)

Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 Committee, announces that Theresa May has survived an attempt by Tory MPs to oust her as party leader. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

In the vast, wood-panelled Committee Room 14 in the House of Commons, where Charles Stewart Parnell was defenestrated by the Irish Party in 1890, Gra(...)

Northern Secretary Karen Bradley, who said: “I didn’t understand things like when elections are fought, for example, in Northern Ireland – people who are nationalists don’t vote for unionist parties and vice versa.” Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty Images

When future historians try to understand how Britain ended up with a choice between chaos and becoming a satellite of the European Union, one question(...)

‘I’ve lived in London for three years. I didn’t expect this toxic mix of dismissal and casual disdain.' Photograph: iStock

Last month, some video footage went viral in Ireland of a group of English men verbally abusing young women at a Dublin housing crisis protest. The me(...)

Environment secretary Michael Gove, right, on BBC1’s The Andrew Marr Show, urging support for Theresa May. Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC/PA Wire

Theresa May’s ministers have moved to dampen a Conservative backbench revolt against a plan agreed at Chequers last Friday that would keep Britain clo(...)

Commons speaker John Bercow: facing a call to grant an emergency Commons statement following claims of bullying of staff by MPs, in which he was allegedly involved. Photograph: Rick Findler/PA

The leader of the House of Commons, Andrea Leadsom, has announced an investigation into allegations of bullying against MPs, including the speaker, Jo(...)

The Houses of Parliament were targeted by hackers on Friday in an attack that sought to gain access to accounts protected by weak passwords. Photograph:   Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Fewer than 90 email accounts belonging to peers and MPs are believed to have been hacked by an orchestrated cyber-attack, a parliamentary spokesman sa(...)

Britain’s prime minister David Cameron with a campaigner for Britain to remain in the EU, in London on Monday. Cameron may remember this referendum as the beginning of the end of a premiership that should have lasted quite a bit longer. Photograph: Yui Mok/AFP/Getty Images

With Cormac McCarthy’s flair for stylised violence, a Conservative MP told the Sunday Times that he longs to stab British prime minister David Cameron(...)

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan and prime minister David Cameron greet crowds at the ‘Remain’ battle bus campaign at Froebel College of the University of Roehampton. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Weeks after he accused London’s mayor Sadiq Khan of being too close to extremists, David Cameron has joined forces with the Labour politician to call (...)

Independent MP Michelle Thomson with first minister of Scotland and leader of the SNP  Nicola Sturgeon. Mrs Thomson resigned from the SNP after Police Scotland announced it was investigating her. Photograph:  Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images

On May 9th, just two days after the general election, Nicola Sturgeon held a press conference on the banks of the Firth of Forth, outside Edinburgh. F(...)

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