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Does Scotland's currency clash matter?

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 18:08
Why is the Scotland referendum debate so focused on the pound?

Churchill 'rejected' WW1 help plea

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:47
Army chief Lord Kitchener made a desperate plea to Winston Churchill for ammunition at the start of World War One, a newly unearthed letter reveals.

Former senator to meet NI parties

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:39
The former US Senator Gary Hart will meet representatives of the five Stormont Executive parties later this week as part of a fact-finding trip to Ireland.

Commons clerk criticises Bercow plan

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:32
Outgoing Commons clerk Sir Robert Rogers says John Bercow's plan to split his role is "the wrong answer".

Analysis: The Prevent strategy and its problems

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:27
Why anti-extremism strategy is proving controversial

Name would-be jihadists, public urged

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 15:36
The UK's head of counter-terrorism calls for help to identify people who have travelled to Syria or shown signs of being radicalised.

Scottish NHS fails to meet targets

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 15:30
The Scottish NHS has failed to meet a range of government targets which monitor its performance, figures show.

France and the shadow of the euro

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 15:09
Recovery fears at heart of French government crisis

Boris Johnson confirms target seat

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 15:05
London Mayor Boris Johnson is seeking to become the Conservative candidate for Uxbridge and South Ruislip at the 2015 general election.

Salmond v Darling: Best bits

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 13:28
All the best bits from the Scottish independence TV debate

Juncker wants women for top EU jobs

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 13:18
Jean-Claude Juncker tells EU leaders to pick more women for his top team but UK still hopes for key role for Lord Hill.

Campaigns give verdict on TV debate

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 12:26
Supporters of the Yes and No campaigns give their verdict on Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling's final TV debate ahead of the referendum.

Call for better regulation of buses

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 12:01
Bus services outside London need better regulation and competition, a centre-left think tank says.

Anti-terror strategy has 'failed'

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 11:48
A senior figure in the Muslim Council of Britain says one of the government's key counter-terrorism strategies - known as Prevent - has failed.

Ministry fined over prison data loss

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 11:44
The Ministry of Justice has been fined £180,000 for "serious failings" in handling confidential data concerning almost 3,000 prisoners.

AUDIO: Judging 'the nudge'

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 11:20
The coalition government set up a "nudge unit", officially called the Behavioural Insights Team, in 2010. But just how successful has it been?

Farage faces Thanet selection vote

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 10:53
UKIP members in Thanet South will decide later whether Nigel Farage will be their candidate in the general election.

VIDEO: Clegg dons traditional dress in India

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 10:02
Nick Clegg wore traditional India clothing while on a visit to a Sikh temple and community kitchen in Delhi.

Sex lessons 'should start at seven'

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 09:12
All children in England's state schools should get lessons about sex and relationships from the age of seven, the Liberal Democrats say.

UK air pollution fuels official concern

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 02:25
Measuring and tackling an invisible killer