Khan joins PM to urge EU Remain vote

Labour Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is sharing a platform with Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday to urge voters to back staying in the EU.

Posted by on 30 May 2016 | 4:54 am

UK pays £5.5m to defunct defence body

The Foreign Office has paid about £5.5m to the Western European Union, a Cold War-era defence alliance that was shut down in 2011, the BBC has discovered.

Posted by on 30 May 2016 | 4:29 am

Ambulance staff sickness levels fall

Annual sickness levels among ambulance service staff are at the lowest level since 2012, figures show.

Posted by on 30 May 2016 | 2:10 am

Sugar tax will 'hit poorest hardest'

The proposed sugar tax will "hit the poorest families hardest" and should be scrapped, the Taxpayers' Alliance says.

Posted by on 29 May 2016 | 9:10 pm

Brexit 'blow' to economy - ex-WTO boss

The World Trade Organisation's former director-general tells the BBC that the UK economy risks a "huge blow" if it votes to leave the EU on 23 June.

Posted by on 29 May 2016 | 6:01 pm

Escalation of Tory division over Europe

Conservative divisions over Europe escalate

Posted by on 29 May 2016 | 4:11 pm

Tory challenge to PM over immigration

David Cameron must accept he has failed to deliver a pledge to reduce migration, two Vote Leave MPs say, but No 10 calls the Tory attack a "distraction".

Posted by on 29 May 2016 | 10:37 am

Brexit 'an enormous economic problem'

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair says leaving the EU would create "an enormous economic problem" following any Brexit vote on 23 June.

Posted by on 29 May 2016 | 7:44 am

Davies blames EU splits for Tory losses

Lack of Tory unity on the EU, challenges for the UK government and UKIP all contributed to Tory losses at the Assembly elections, according to the Welsh Tory leader.

Posted by on 29 May 2016 | 2:30 am

Hammond urges Syria and Yemen action

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will press for more concerted action on the war-torn countries of Syria and Yemen during a tour of the Gulf states.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 8:23 pm

Push to fast-track schools reform

The Scottish Conservatives say they will "fast-track" plans to give schools greater responsibilities.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 6:29 pm

Miliband 'call to arms' for young voters

Former Labour leader Ed Miliband issues a "call to arms", urging young people to register to vote in next month's EU referendum.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 12:40 pm

Blair warns against Corbyn 'experiment'

It would be a "very dangerous experiment" for the UK to give Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn power, former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair warns.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 12:21 pm

VIDEO: Fate of the EU 'is in young hands'

The former Labour leader Ed Miliband has called on young people to register to vote in next month's EU referendum.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 6:35 am

Boris Johnson 'confuses fact and fiction'

Vote Leave campaigner Boris Johnson does not seem to know the difference between fact and fiction, former Conservative Party chairman Chris Patten says.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 4:53 pm

VIDEO: EU campaign: 'Bogus, lurid, misleading'

An influential group of MPs on both sides of the EU referendum campaign have branded politician's claims as misleading.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 2:12 pm

VIDEO: We asked Knowsley 'what is Englishness?'

How do residents from Knowsley on Merseyside feel about the EU referendum?

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 2:10 pm

VIDEO: Labour leaders unite for Remain

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and former leader Ed Miliband campaigned together for the Remain campaign in Doncaster.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 1:32 pm

Is immigration hopelessly out of control?

Is immigration hopelessly out of control?

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 11:13 am

Have the campaigns been fair with figures?

Have the campaigns been fair with figures?

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 11:08 am

Executive publishes new draft programme

The Northern Ireland Executive priorities for the next five years show a major focus on the economy.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 9:25 am

Would leaving the EU be bad for pensioners?

Would leaving the EU be bad for pensioners?

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 8:10 am

Vote Leave launches £50m football contest

Vote Leave offers a £50m prize for correctly guessing the results of every Euro 2016 game - but the contest is called a "con" by the Remain campaign.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 7:32 am

How might Brexit affect the Premier League?

How might Brexit affect the Premier League?

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 6:17 am

Is it 'workin'? Social media targets voters

Social media targets EU referendum voters

Posted by on 26 May 2016 | 8:43 am