The chief executive of Kensington and Chelsea Council has accused the Government of forcing him to quit over the Grenfell Tower fire.
Boris Johnson has ruled out mounting a Conservative party leadership challenge before Brexit talks are complete.
A DUP MP has batted away reports that his party are holding out for an extra £2bn for Northern Ireland in exchange for their support for the Tories.
Theresa May will today set out more details of the UK's Brexit plans at a summit of EU leaders.
Boris Johnson has come unstuck in an embarrassing radio interview where he struggled to defend the contents of his own government's Queen's Speech.
The Scottish Parliament could effectively be given a veto over Britain's departure from the European Union, it has emerged.
Jeremy Corbyn today vowed to oppose Government plans “every step of the way” as he mocked the “threadbare” legislative programme put forward by Theresa May.
Theresa May today apologised to victims of the Grenfell Tower tragedy as she admitted the initial support on the ground was “not good enough”.
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The Government has unveiled plans for eight new laws to try to “get Brexit right” as Britain quits the European Union.
Theresa May has been forced to scrap key planks of the Conservative manifesto after losing her Commons majority at the general election.
Government borrowing fell by £0.3bn in May compared to last year, and to its lowest level since the global financial crash, new figures have revealed.
The Government has announced 27 new pieces of legislation for the new two-year Parliament, with Brexit dominating the agenda.
Donald Trump’s controversial state visit to the UK has been cast into fresh doubt after no mention was made of it in the Queen’s Speech.
Damian Green has suggested that a deal between the Conservatives and the DUP that would keep Theresa May in power may not be reached.
Policing could be at "significant risk" if funding is diverted from police budgets to counter-terrorism, according to a senior police officer.
Sir Vince Cable has reportedly agreed a deal to step down as Liberal Democrat leader in two or three years' time to let Jo Swinson take over, if he wins the upcoming leadership contest.
There has been a sharp drop in the number of eastern Europeans coming to the UK since the EU referendum almost a year ago, new figures suggest.
The Conservatives have failed to strike a deal with the DUP ahead of the Queen’s Speech in a major blow for Theresa May.
A new law which would introduce a publicly-funded advocate to act on behalf of families involved in a Hillsborough-style tragedy will be included in the Queen's Speech, PoliticsHome can reveal.
Labour has blasted the Government after new figures showed the number of new homes built for some of the poorest people in England has plummeted by 97% since 2010.
A general election victory for Labour would be “relatively straightforward” if the Conservatives were to lose a no confidence vote, according to one of the UK’s top polling experts.
The Unite official who tried to topple general secretary Len McCluskey has been sacked by the union.
The Conservatives lost their majority at the general election despite raking in £8m more than Labour in big money donations, new figures have revealed.
Sadiq Khan has warned Theresa May that she risks "fuelling mistrust" if she fails to include the local community at all stages of the public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower disaster.
Kezia Dugdale has called for a snap general election to "get the Tories out of office".
Vince Cable has announced he will run to succeed Tim Farron as leader of the Liberal Democrats.
Philip Hammond today said the Conservatives need to win over a public “weary” of austerity to the cause of fiscal conservatism.
The DUP have been fined £4,000 for filing an ‘inaccurate’ spending return relating to the 2016 Northern Ireland Assembly elections.
The shock snap election result that left Theresa May grappling with the DUP to prop up her Government opened up a major question: What will the Northern Irish unionists be demanding? DUP expert Andrew McQuillan explains the party's mindset, what it may be asking for, and how it risks overplaying its hand.
Mark Carney has warned the Bank of England will not be able to prevent the damage to household incomes as Britain adjusts to life outside the European Union.
Diane Abbott has said she is back to “fighting fitness” after taking a break from the frontbench to recover from an illness.
Four ministers were warned about the risk of a fire in tower blocks like Grenfell Tower, according to a number of newly-released letters.
The Government will introduce legislation allowing satellites and scientific missions to be launched from UK spaceports for the first time.
The US Commerce Secretary has mocked Jeremy Corbyn by saying he “can’t even imagine” what it would be like to negotiate with a government headed up by the Labour leader.