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Islamophobia: ‘No place’ for it in Conservative Party says chairman

Islamophobia: ‘No place’ for it in Conservative Party says chairman

The party chairman responds to Islamophobia claims, saying swift action is taken on complaints.

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Ex-Labour MPs ‘booted’ off Foreign Affairs Committee

Ex-Labour MPs ‘booted’ off Foreign Affairs Committee

Labour MPs vote to remove independent MPs Ian Austin and Mike Gapes on a three-line whip.

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Brexit: Less than half of trusted trader applications approved

Brexit: Less than half of trusted trader applications approved

Only 365 businesses have been granted the status – which could be crucial in a no-deal Brexit – in almost three years, Newsnight learns.

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Protesters target attorney general’s Westminster office

Protesters target attorney general’s Westminster office

The group called for “justice” over the deaths of three teenage boys killed by a dangerous driver.

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Troubled Families programme could be renamed, says minister

Troubled Families programme could be renamed, says minister

James Brokenshire said the name should not get in the way of the initiative’s ‘positive objectives’.

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Grace Blakeley and Owen Paterson on Brexit

Grace Blakeley and Owen Paterson on Brexit

Will the UK leave the EU by 29 March? Conservative Brexiteer Owen Paterson and New Statesman journalist Grace Blakeley discuss the issue.

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Labour Leave fined £9,000 over referendum donation errors

Labour Leave fined £9,000 over referendum donation errors

Labour Leave is fined £9,000 for failing to accurately declare donations before and after the 2016 vote.

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