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Which MPs had talks in Westminster?

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Former Brexit Secretary David Davis was among those who went to the Cabinet Office for talks Prime Minister Theresa May has been holding talks with MPs in the aftermath of the heavy defeat of her Brexit deal in the Commons – and following a slim victory in a no-confidence vote. […]

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Brexit talks: What does the DUP want?

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption The DUP insists it will not support a Brexit plan unless the Irish border backstop is time-limited or removed from the withdrawal deal On Wednesday, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) held up its end of the confidence-and-supply pact it shares with the Conservatives and helped the government rebuff a no-confidence […]

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Labour fined £12,500 over donation declaration failure

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn during the 2017 election campaign The Labour Party has been fined £12,500 by the Electoral Commission over failings to deliver accurate and on time declarations about donations. The watchdog said Labour had failed to deliver an “accurate quarterly donations report” and “accurate weekly pre-poll reports” from April-June […]