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UK Brexit secretary Dominic Raab: “The EU’s theological approach allows no room for serious compromise.” Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Britain is willing to listen to “alternative ways” of delivering Brexit as negotiations with the European Union move into their final phase, Brexit se(...)

Northern Ireland Secretary Karen Bradley: “I was slightly scared of Northern Ireland.” Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP/Getty Images

Karen Bradley has admitted that before becoming Northern Ireland secretary she was profoundly ignorant of the country’s political divisions and “sligh(...)

British prime minister Theresa May’s suggestion  that the Canada-US border could serve as a model for the Border in Ireland after Brexit has been rejected by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.  Photograph: PA Wire.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has flatly rejected an idea floated by British prime minister Theresa May yesterday that the Canada-US border could serve as a (...)

Owen Smith: ‘I would even so far as to suggest that they’re waiting for the EU to put pressure on the Irish government to say that you will police the Border on the Irish side.’ Photograph: Getty

Labour’s shadow Northern Ireland secretary has accused Theresa May’s government of playing politics with the consequences of Brexit for Ireland. Owen(...)

Britain’s Home Secretary Amber Rudd’s speaks after retaining her seat at a counting centre for Britain’s general election in Hastings. Photograph: Reuters

There will be a record number of female MPs in the House of Commons after at least 207 women were elected in Thursday’s general election. The 2017 pa(...)

Duncan Smith: he said people in need of benefits would be given information about emergency payments. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Benefits in the United Kingdom should be paid more quickly to people whose circumstances change if hundreds of thousands are to avoid having to go to(...)

By 2007, a Vodafone subsidiary registered to an industrial estate in Dublin was reporting a turnover of €380 million (£320m) a year. Photograph: Getty

Vodafone made a previously unreported multimillion-pound settlement with HM Revenue & Customs in the wake of a dispute over the tax paid by an Iri(...)