Political News

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 24 October 2014

    EU member states must start deregulating their economies and reform their labour markets to boost growth and jobs, David Cameron has urged as he warned Britain was not "immune" to the impact of sluggish economic performance elsewhere in Europe.

  • 23 October 2014

    "I'm an English gentleman, I have the right to say my bit!"

  • 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

    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.