VETERAN MP Mike Hancock has resigned his membership of the Liberal Democrats.
THE delays facing some claimants of a flagship government welfare scheme are "unacceptable", a minister admitted as the latest update was published.
BORIS Johnson has been selected as the Conservative candidate to fight the safe seat of Uxbridge and South Ruislip at the General Election.
The Government has endorsed a Liberal Democrat-sponsored Bill to write into law a minimum 0.7% spending commitment on international aid, despite objections from Tory backbenchers.
THE UK Government has issued a fresh request to Russia to help investigators gain access to the MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine.
THE money generated from Libor fines should be used to support Gurkha veterans forced to survive without army pensions, an MP has said.
SINN Fein president Gerry Adams has said Northern Ireland's political process is in serious difficulty.
THE total bill for MPs' expenses and costs rose from £98 million to £103 million last year, according to the latest figures.
Former Labour Cabinet minister Jack Straw is to chair an inquiry into the governance of the House of Commons amid a row over the hiring of a new Commons Clerk.
NEW European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has unexpectedly handed supervision of EU financial services to Britain.
Works of art and other heritage objects worth more than £100 million were accepted by the Westminster Government instead of tax over a five-year period, new figures show.
BARACK Obama has wished the teams competing in the Invictus Games well as Prince Harry staged a party to welcome those taking part in the sporting spectacle.
Tony Blair's former chief of staff has defended his decision to meet with an on-the-run republican terror suspect as part of peace negotiations in Northern Ireland.
ED Miliband has paid tribute to the Labour party backbencher Jim Dobbin, who has died aged 73.
ED MILIBAND risks losing next year's General Election if he does not offer voters a referendum on the EU, the leader of the UK's largest union has warned.