The latest stories from the Politics section of the BBC News web site.
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A former cabinet minister calls for a review of UK parliamentary security procedures after a series of shootings in Canada.
Is Iain Duncan Smith giving the cabinet reasons to be cheerful?
The great-grandson of former Prime Minister Herbert Asquith is elected as a new hereditary member of the House of Lords.
EU Commission boss Jean-Claude Juncker insists freedom of movement rules cannot be changed, putting him at odds with the UK.
Tories in Brussels split over Juncker's Commission
Police are examining if a former No 10 chief of staff potentially perverted the course of justice by advising a republican not to return to the UK.
The number of young people unemployed in Scotland is at its lowest level for six years, according to official data.
Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies tells MPs that the UK is well prepared in case of a potential Ebola outbreak.
Pressure group Migration Watch UK says the level of immigration to the UK is 'far too much for what we can manage".
Fiona Woolf is "clearly not suitable" to chair an inquiry into historical child abuse, says Labour MP Simon Danczuk.
Prime Minister David Cameron tells MPs the "buck stops with me" when it comes to deporting foreign criminals from the UK.
Worcestershire backs devolution plan for city regions as the debate over decentralisation of powers heats up.
Most benefit claimants will have transferred onto the government's universal credit scheme by the end of 2018, Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith predicts.
Labour MP Nic Dakin challenges David Cameron about a VAT rise while he remains in post.
A letter written by a 10-year-old girl to David Cameron about the West Cumberland Hospital is raised at PMQs.
David Cameron is asked about standing by pre-referendum pledges on more powers for the Scottish government.
A man is thrown out of the public gallery in the House of Commons after a disturbance during Prime Minister's Questions.
David Cameron and Ed Miliband accuse each other of not answering questions as they clash over NHS services.
Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read requests a song he wrote in support of UKIP be withdrawn from sale following complaints it was racist.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage condemns appointment of UK's Lord Hill to EU Commission and says the body is 'anti-democratic'.