Labour leadership hopefuls woo business

Burnham and Cooper attempt to leave Miliband era behind

Audit watchdog criticises welfare reforms

NAO cites problems with ‘significant financial and human costs’

SNP warns ministers over Trident renewal

Whistleblower security debate prompts veiled referendum threat

Addison Lee founder funded Tory campaign

Donation of £660,000 given as London taxi battle was heating up

Cameron launches European charm offensive

PM embarks on two-day tour to win support for proposals

Boleat in City of London Brexit spat

EU vote, peers’ move, bankers’ oath and ‘planet Holloway’

Blair returns to brave new conflict zone

His first task: to improve the hopeless economic situation of Britain’s main opposition party

Rhetoric hardens as Cameron tours EU

British PM can expect only limited concessions

Tories wrong to buy votes with housing

It is not the job of the government to fulfil people’s aspirations

Holyrood rejects assisted suicide bill

MSPs vote 82 to 36 against proposed legislation

Cameron lays out agenda to ‘renew’ UK

Prime minister vows not to waste ‘single moment’ of second term

Queen’s Speech: SNP challenges convention

Rose-wearing Nationalists break taboo on applause in chamber

Cameron makes One Nation pitch to Britain

Promises in Queen’s Speech will be tested by thin Tory majority

Stakes high in N Ireland welfare crisis

After Stormont’s failure to agree changes, region faces spending cuts from Westminster

SNP dissatisfied with devolution plans

Sturgeon demands additional powers for Scotland

One in 10 toddlers use own tablet

Three to four-year-olds have own device to keep them entertained

Blair to step down as Middle East envoy

Former UK premier had poor relations with Palestinian Authority

Queen’s Speech: pledges to help employers

Tories aim to cut red tape and address late payments to suppliers

UK to set strike ballot limits

Union members will need to ‘opt in’ to political contributions

Queen’s Speech proposes planning changes

Government seeks to fulfil election promise to boost home ownership


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