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SNP wants June EU vote to be ruled out

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 15:13
The leader of the SNP at Westminster, Angus Robertson, wants a June referendum on Britain's membership of the EU to be ruled out.

No compensation for criminal probe cost

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:59
The UK government will not compensate Caerphilly council for costs of over £1m following a criminal investigation into three of its officers.

Europe's leaders weigh Cameron's proposed EU reform deal

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:52
How will draft UK deal go down with other members

'Plebgate' officer denies misconduct

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:23
A police officer denies giving a misleading account of a meeting with MP Andrew Mitchell at the height of the so-called "plebgate" affair.

Crime chief faced criticism in last job

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:07
The head of the National Crime Agency was appointed amid serious concerns about her performance as Surrey chief constable, BBC News learns.

Moray Council drops 18% tax rise plan

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:06
Moray Council drops its proposals to put up council tax by 18% and will now maintain the freeze on householders' bills.

UKIP members to set candidate rankings

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 09:18
UKIP members will decide the final rankings of regional candidates for May's assembly elections after a row within the party.

Stormont to sell off its nuclear bunker

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 09:17
Stormont's leaders are selling off their nuclear bunker in County Antrim - an emergency shelter that dates back to the latter stages of the Cold War.

Vote for law to tackle climate change

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 06:08
"World-leading legislation" to tackle climate change and manage Wales's natural resources more sustainably is set to be voted on by AMs.

Tackle cold homes, ministers told

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:28
Insulating buildings should be a key infrastructure priority alongside roads, rail, flood defences and energy, ministers have been told.

Labour calls for Scots income tax rise

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:10
Labour calls for an immediate 1p increase in Scottish income tax rates in order to avoid cuts to education and other local services.

EU law 'veto powers' to be unveiled

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:02
National parliaments will get new powers to block "unwanted" EU law as part of the UK's renegotiations with Brussels, Downing Street sources say.

What do MPs think about the EU?

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:45
How MPs see the EU debate

Online voting pledge by Plaid Cymru

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 19:16
Votes for assembly elections could be cast online if Plaid Cymru wins power, the party's leader says.

EU reform: What's in it for the others?

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:44
How other EU countries are reacting to Cameron's reforms

UKIP faces rebellion over candidates

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:26
Some UKIP branches plan to rebel if candidates from outside Wales are imposed on them for the assembly election, a senior party spokesperson says.

Former MP not selected by Sinn Féin

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:33
Former Fermanagh and South Tyrone MP Michelle Gildernew is dropped as a Sinn Féin candidate for the constituency in May's Assembly elections.

Treasury to revise devolution deal offer

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:13
The UK Treasury is to make a revised offer to the Scottish government in an effort to secure a deal over new tax powers for Holyrood, BBC Scotland understands.

UK 'should fund Stakeknife inquiry'

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 10:20
A police investigation into the Army's alleged top agent in the IRA must be funded centrally by the government, not by Stormont, Northern Ireland's justice minister says.

Reject 'flawed' devolution, AMs urged

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 06:08
Plans to give more powers to Wales are so flawed AMs should reject them altogether, a team of academics and former senior civil servants says.

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