Political News

  • 24 October 2014

    A leading devolution expert has warned that Commons Leader William Hague's controversial push for "English votes for English laws" (Evel) could lead to Scottish independence.

  • 24 October 2014

    THE Treasury is investigating whether ministers should build hundreds of thousands of new houses to ease a critical shortfall, after an order by Danny Alexander.

  • 24 October 2014

    ED Miliband has promised "clear, credible and concrete" reforms on immigration, placing them at the heart of a Labour government's programme in a new Immigration Bill to be published if they win victory at the 2015 General Election.

  • 23 October 2014

    DAVID Cameron will today pressure his EU counterparts to pull their weight in the fight against Ebola and will set his face against a bid by the European Parliament to increase its budget next year by an extra £5bn.

  • 23 October 2014

    The family of a mentally ill grandfather who was shot in prison in Pakistan while facing the death penalty have hit out at David Cameron.

  • 23 October 2014

    Spain risks intensifying Catalonia's push for independence unless it negotiates over transferring more powers, according to the region's economy minister.