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No 10 policy bosses have explored the use of powerful sonic weapons to force migrants to turn around in the English Channel, amid a growing row over how to..
6 hours ago • Sky News

Boris Johnson's former chief adviser has said the prime minister knew in advance about a Downing Street drinks party during the first coronavirus lockdown and..
7 hours ago • Sky News

The government will "undertake a review" of the BBC's funding model and the licence fee will be frozen for the next two years, the culture secretary has said.
9 hours ago • Sky News

Alerts about foreign interference in British politics will become more common in the future, the home secretary has said.
9 hours ago • Sky News

Northern Ireland's first minister has said "men need to step up" to help prevent abusive behaviour towards women and girls at a moving vigil in memory of Irish..
13 hours ago • Sky News
The government has been accused of attacking the BBC to distract from the "partygate" scandal ahead of an expected licence fee freeze announcement.
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The education secretary has said a plan to put the military in charge of policing small boats crossing the Channel is a good idea.
14 hours ago • Sky News
Sir Keir Starmer has said he did not break any rules after being photographed drinking a beer with his staff during the spring lockdown.
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The education secretary has defended the prime minister as he said Boris Johnson did not know a Downing Street lockdown event was a party.
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The former leader of the Scottish Conservatives has revealed she almost did not run for the position in case her mental health history became known.
20 hours ago • Sky News
Boris Johnson has reportedly been questioned by a senior civil servant over allegations of Number 10 rule-breaking.
22 hours ago • Sky News
After weeks of damaging allegations about parties inside No10 during COVID restrictions, the team around Boris Johnson is determined to turn the tide this week.
1 day ago • Sky News
Lord Myners, a Treasury minister under former prime minister Gordon Brown, has died aged 73.
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The Culture Secretary has seemingly confirmed reports that ministers will unveil a two-year freeze for the BBC licence fee this week.
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The chairman of the Conservative Party says he was "disgusted" at the revelations that two parties were held on the eve of Prince Philip's funeral and that a..
2 days ago • Sky News

Coronavirus restrictions in England could be lifted by the end of January, with the Tory party chairman saying he was "hopeful", thanks to "encouraging sings".
2 days ago • Sky News
A sixth Conservative MP is callingย for the prime minister to quit over the ever-growing list of alleged lockdown-breaking parties in Downing Street, asย Boris..
2 days ago • Sky News
Boris Johnson should be kicked out in the national interest, the Labour leader has said following fresh claims of Downing Street boozing in defiance of lockdown..
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One of five Conservative MPs calling for Boris Johnson to step down has told Sky News he has "lost his moral authority to lead" amid allegations of numerous..
3 days ago • Sky News
Sir Keir Starmer is turning up the heat on Boris Johnson on Downing Street drinking after new allegations of "wine time Fridays" in Number 10.
3 days ago • Sky News
Boris Johnson is facing claims that regular drinking sessions were held in Downing Street throughout the COVID pandemic with reports that staff held "wine-time..
3 days ago • Sky News
He might have been better known for marshalling the right flank during his football career, but former England defender Gary Neville has crossed to the left in..
3 days ago • Sky News
The head of the taskforce responsible for leading the government's COVID-19 response held an office leaving bash at a time when indoor socialising was banned, it..
3 days ago • Sky News
The latest #partygate revelations are damaging for two images they leave in the minds of voters.
3 days ago • Sky News

Number 10 has apologised to the Queen over two parties held in Downing Street on the eve of Prince Philip's funeral.
4 days ago • Sky News

Restrictions on events and businesses in Wales to slow the spread of the Omicron variant will be "gradually" scrapped over the next two weeks.
4 days ago • Sky News
The prime minister's former director of communications has apologised "unreservedly" for a party held to mark his departure from Downing Street on the eve of..
4 days ago • Sky News

When Boris Johnson became mayor of London in 2008 he claimed he found a "secret cellar" of over 100 bottles of fine wine left behind by his predecessor Ken..
4 days ago • Sky News
Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford will announce how COVID rules imposed on Boxing Day - in the face of the Omicron wave of infections - are to be removed.
4 days ago • Sky News
Downing Street has failed to deny reports that two parties took place at Number 10 the night before Prince Philip's COVID-restricted funeral - at a time when..
4 days ago • Sky News
Priti Patel was busy trying to get on with the day job as home secretary on Thursday, joining Sky News at a pharmacy in central London to promote the anniversary..
4 days ago • Sky News
The former Labour minister who received hundreds of thousands of pounds from a Chinese government agent has admitted to Sky News he did discuss policy with her,..
4 days ago • Sky News
An MI5 alert about a suspected Chinese agent targeting British MPs shines a rare light on shadowy and hard-to-prevent efforts by authoritarian powers to subvert..
4 days ago • Sky News
Home Secretary Priti Patel has distanced herself from Chancellor Rishi Sunak as she threw her full support behind Boris Johnson over the Downing Street garden..
4 days ago • Sky News
The isolation period in England for those who test positive for COVID will be reduced from seven days to five, the health secretary has announced.
5 days ago • Sky News

The public inquiry into the government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic should look at whether the rules were "too hard on people", Jacob Rees-Mogg has..
5 days ago • Sky News
MI5 has warned that a Chinese government agent has been working in parliament "to subvert the processes", MPs have been told.
5 days ago • Sky News

The isolation period for fully vaccinated people in England who test positive for COVID will be reduced from seven days to five, the health secretary has..
5 days ago • Sky News
A man who was fined for breaking lockdown rules wants a refund after Boris Johnson admitted attending a "bring your own booze" party at Downing Street in May..
5 days ago • Sky News
Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross has demanded Boris Johnson "just answer the question" about whether he attended a "bring your own booze" event in..
6 days ago • Sky News
The government's use of a so-called VIP lane to award PPE contracts to two companies during the first COVID wave was unlawful, the High Court has ruled.
6 days ago • Sky News
Boris Johnson is facing a series of accusations about breaking COVID rules - the latest being that he was at a "bring your own booze" party in Downing Street..
6 days ago • Sky News
Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross has demanded the resignation of Boris Johnson over the Downing Street drinks party row.
5 days ago • Sky News

Boris Johnson's landslide general election victory in 2019 secured his position in Number 10, but he can only stay in post with the backing of Conservative..
5 days ago • Sky News

Until a few days ago, it seems fair to say that hardly anyone in the UK had heard of Sue Gray.
5 days ago • Sky News

Conservative MP Daniel Kawczynski is facing a one-day suspension from the Commons after being found to have broken the rules over an apology he gave for bullying..
5 days ago • Sky News

Professor Sir Jonathan Van-Tam is leaving his post as England's deputy chief medical officer, Sajid Javid has confirmed.
5 days ago • Sky News

How this ends is still so uncertain, but what is clear is that Boris Johnson is now in the throes of the most acute political crisis of his premiership.
5 days ago • Sky News

Boris Johnson has cancelled a visit to Lancashire today because a family member has tested positive for COVID, Downing Street said.
5 days ago • Sky News

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