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Carillion collapse: Minister claims 'no chaos'

A top minister has insisted there's "no evidence of chaos" amid the collapse of Carillion as he defended the Government's awarding of contracts to the now-bust construction firm. ...

Momentum founder voted on to top Labour body

A raft of pro-Jeremy Corbyn candidates have swept the board in a crucial election to Labour's National Executive Committee. ...

UKIP leader splits from race row girlfriend

UKIP leader Henry Bolton has broken up with his girlfriend after she made a series of "indefensible" remarks about Meghan Markle. ...

Carillion appeals to banks as administration looms

Directors of Carillion were making a final rescue appeal to its lending banks last night after the Government refused to rescue the ailing construction group, taking it to the brink of collapse. ...

UKIP leader 'should quit' over lover's Meghan texts

The UKIP leader is facing calls to stand down after his girlfriend was suspended for reportedly making racist remarks about Meghan Markle. ...

Corbyn: US not UK's most important relationship

Jeremy Corbyn has put further strain on diplomatic relations with Donald Trump, saying Britain's relationship with the US is not the most important with another country. ...

UKIP bars leader's lover for 'racist' Meghan texts

UKIP leader Henry Bolton's girlfriend has been suspended from the party after reportedly making racist remarks about Prince Harry's soon-to-be bride Meghan Markle. ...

Labour rule out cross-party Brexit amendment

Labour will not back a cross-party effort to keep the UK in the single market and customs union, despite calls from other opposition party leaders for Jeremy Corbyn to join forces with them. ...

Jeremy Corbyn ally quits Labour frontbench

Jeremy Corbyn's staunch ally Chris Williamson has quit Labour's frontbench as he strives to "be a voice for the party's members". ...

Brexit: DUP calls for close Irish relations

Democratic Unionist leader Arlene Foster has called for closer Anglo-Irish relations during the Brexit negotiations. Mrs Foster said...

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