The City of London: it will argue that because the UK is the biggest export market for the rest of the union it should be able to negotiate a beefed-up version of Switzerland’s arrangement. Photograph: iStock

The City of London has given up hope of universal access to the EU single market and is now seeking a bespoke deal for its different sectors to trade (...)

 Jeremy Corbyn:  the left-wing candidate could “put us out of business altogether”, said Ian Austin. Photograph: EPA/Will Oliver

Jeremy Corbyn has succeeded where countless others have failed in uniting the Brownites and Blairites after a decade of distrust – in mutual incompr(...)

Liz Kendall:  David Miliband endorsed Liz Kendall to take the top job and said  his second preference would go to Yvette Cooper. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Labour leadership frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn would take the party “backwards” and risks leaving Britain a one-party state, David Miliband has warned. I(...)

Newly promoted PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris told the House of Commons Northern Ireland Affairs Committee yesterday that just 17 officers were investigating 28 cases.

The investigation into the 228 republicans who were given letters saying that they were not wanted for prosecution could take up to a decade because o(...)

BBC Newsnight’s Jeremy Paxman allows himself a little liberty putting the feet up as he signs off as presenter of the flagship current affairs show after 25 years last night. Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC/PA Wire

Jeremy Paxman bowed out of Newsnight after 25 years with a parting joke, bringing his sardonic style to a spoof presenting the weather.London mayor B(...)