Politics

'Make Brexit work': Sir Keir Starmer rules out rejoining EU as he lays out Labour's plan to tackle problems

Sir Keir Starmer has ruled out rejoining the European Union as he laid out Labour's plan to tackle issues caused by Brexit.

Carrie Johnson openly questioned Chris Pincher's suitability as whip in 2017, Sky News understands

Carrie Johnson openly questioned Chris Pincher's suitability as a government whip as far back as 2017, Sky News understands.

Boris Johnson knew of reports about disgraced MP Chris Pincher's conduct when he made him government…

Boris Johnson knew of media reports about the conduct of Chris Pincher when he made him deputy chief whip but felt he could not act on unsubstantiated…

Sir Keir Starmer to outline Labour's plan to 'make Brexit work'

Sir Keir Starmer will later promise to "make Brexit work" as he outlines his party's plan to "end the Brexit divisions once and for all".

MPs to debate assisted dying after petition reaches 100,000 signatures

Assisted dying will be debated in the House of Commons today, after a petition calling for its legalisation reached the required number of 100,000…

UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss to say UK will 'do everything possible to ensure Ukraine wins war'

Foreign Secretary Liz Truss will pledge that the UK will "do everything possible to ensure Ukraine wins the war and recovers".

Shutting Westminster bars not needed as MP scandals 'bigger than hospitality arrangements'

Bar closures in Parliament are not needed to prevent MP scandals, senior politicians agree, as it was argued the cause is "bigger than the hospitality…

Pincher's statement was contrite and defiant - but preventing a by-election may be out of his hands

Chris Pincher's statement breaking his silence on allegations of drunken groping was both contrite and defiant.

Boris Johnson desperate to avoid Tamworth by-election over Chris Pincher scandal

Boris Johnson is desperate to avoid a by-election in Chris Pincher's Tamworth constituency. But Labour, not surprisingly, would dearly love one.

Haka performance in Downing Street as Boris Johnson welcomes New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern

Boris Johnson enjoyed a traditional haka performance in the Downing Street garden when he welcomed his New Zealand counterpart Jacinda Ardern.

PM shamed into disciplining close ally accused of groping

Pincher: the name sounds like a character from a Jeffrey Archer novel or the TV drama House of Cards.

Cabinet minister Therese Coffey says she would 'prefer that people didn't have abortions' but law won't…

Work and Pensions Secretary Therese Coffey has said she would "prefer that people didn't have abortions" - but added that the law in the UK was not…

Boris Johnson rejects calling snap election after fuelling speculation

Boris Johnson has rejected calling a snap election after fuelling speculation he could go to the country early.

Whitehall offices don't have enough desks for civil servants despite govt bid to end to work from home…

New figures have revealed the Department for International Trade only has enough desk space to accommodate 22% of its staff in the office - despite…

Beth Rigby Interviews... Gordon Brown

Sky News' political editor Beth Rigby is back from reporting on the prime minister's trip to the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Rwanda.…