In a day of wrangling and compromise, one minister resigned there were rows behind closed doors, but ministers have avoided defeat on the EU Withdrawal bill.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A gay man from Uganda, where gay sex is banned, felt the need to cover his face when seeking asylum in the US British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she deeply regrets the UK’s role in criminalising same-sex relations in its former colonies. The laws were passed under […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe social security committee was disrupted as UK minister Esther McVey gave evidence to MSPs A Holyrood session with Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey has been disrupted after heckling from the public gallery. The social security committee was halted twice. SNP MSP Ben Macpherson’s call for […]
Image caption The DUP took out a wraparound ad in the Metro asking voters to “take back control” The Electoral Commission has said it will not investigate allegations made in a BBC Spotlight programme about the Democratic Unionist Party’s (DUP) campaign in the EU referendum. The programme raised questions about whether or not the party […]