Map. History of UK conflict

19 January 2018
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Intelligence and Security Committee has met today for the first time since the last election. Dominic Grieve re-appointed Chairman. ISC will consider investigating Russian activity against the UK
Unbending on border, Ireland says there work to do to get Brexit deal next month
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Whately[UK Conservative]: The govt is investing in the economy of the future, the skills for the future, the technology of the future
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Jones[UK Labour]: We are now giving away £3bn - they never told us that on the bus, the Brexit bus - to pay for their failures in negotiations
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Blackman[UK Conservative]: I warmly welcome the measures in the Budget for rough sleeping I hope there will be no backsliding from local councils to enact these measures
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Pow[Uk Convervative]: This government is listening, is in touch and wants to make people's lives better
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Bailey[Labour]: All the consequences of seven years of austerity are what we are being confronted with on an almost daily basis in our surgeries
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Heaton-Jones[Conservative] : If there is one measure on the success of an economy, it is the levels of employment
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Mann [Conservative]: I am pleased that fuel duty has been frozen, that we have introduced T - levels, that 26-30 year olds have railcards I will be supporting this budget and look forward to voting for it soon
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Cadbury: The Conservatives can't keep blaming the Labour govt we had just come out of a global financial crisis
EU's Juncker says will see in 'next few days' if Brexit talks can enter second phase
May to meet EU's Juncker, Barnier December 4, EU confirms
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A UK Labour party spokesperson says "Ivan Lewis is currently suspended from the Labour party pending an investigation" and the party "takes all allegations of sexual harassment extremely seriously"
The European Commission has told the Government a UK city cannot be named a European Capital of Culture in 2023 despite the scheme being open to countries outside the EU
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Anti-Israel, pro-Assad, anti-Ukraine, pro-Brexit ‘Twitter bot’ suspended
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Anti-Rohingya violence should be classed as ‘genocide', says British MP
West Midlands Police says a 21-month-old girl found badly injured at a home in Birmingham on Sunday has died in hospital
European Commission examines possible impact of Brexit on EU budget
Tusk with @MichelBarnier to prepare for meeting on Brexit with PM @theresa_may on Friday
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The National Health Service England chairman Sir Malcolm Grant says "we can no longer avoid the difficult debate about what it is possible to deliver for patients with the money available"
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Britain slashed its growth forecasts for its Brexit-bound economy and expects to borrow a lot more going into the next decade - Hammond
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UK Office for Budget Responsibility says "the consequence of introducing the relief will be to increase house prices"
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Blackford (SNP): The difference in average annual gender gap in pay has jumped from 19.8% to 20.8%
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Blackford (SNP): We know that the PM is going to present a financial deal to the EU next week, but there was no mention of that in this budget
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Blackford (SNP): We're heading for a no deal Brexit, but the chancellor made no mention of that. He has failed to act because the Brexiteers have set the agenda for this government. He's in office, but not in power
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has set out his Budget today. Key points of it1 month ago
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has set out his Budget today. Key points of it
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Blackford (SNP): Let me welcome the removal of VAT on fire and police services, but let me remind chancellor that he could have backed an amendment to the Finance Bill in 2015 that would have saved our emergency services £140m
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Blackford (SNP): This is what post Brexit Britain looks like. An absolute shredding of growth forecasts
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Morgan (Conservative): Brexit hangs over this budget like a cloud. Some think it has a silver lining. Some think more rain is to come
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Single biggest UK Budget line item changed today in 2019/20 - domestic spending on EU exit preps of £1.5 billion
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Corbyn: This lack of investment has consequences- sluggish growth . Britain has the lowest rate of public investment in the G7
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Corbyn: The govt promised 200k starter homes 3 years ago, not a single one has been built
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Corbyn: There is a crisis of low paid, insecure work. A record of 7m people in working households living in poverty
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Corbyn: I say the Chancellor again, put [UC] on hold so we can keep 1.3m children out of poverty
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Corbyn: The poorest 10% of the country will lose 10% of their income by 2021. The richest get richer
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Corbyn: 120,000 children will spend Christmas in temporary accommodation. 3 new pilot schemes simply does not cut it
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Corbyn: the test of the budget is the way it affects ordinary people's lives. The reality will be that a lot of people will be no better off. The misery people are suffering will be continuing
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Hammond: We are at a turning point in our history and we resolve to look forwards not backwards, to embrace change to build a Britain fit for the future
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Philip Hammond announces that he will abolish stamp duty for all first time home buyers up to £300,000
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Hammond: That is a stamp duty cut for 95% of first time buyers today we have made a substantial down payment
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"We will deliver an additional £10bn of capital investment in frontline NHS services", says @PhilipHammond
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The Chancellor has announced at least £44bn of funding to support the housing market over the next five years with the aim of building 300,000 new homes per year by the mid-2020s
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Extra £28m promised for Grenfell victims. @PhilipHammondUK says "financial constraints" cannot get in the way of fire safety
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Hammond: We'll establish a homelessness task force to halve rough sleeping by 2022 and to eliminating it by 2027
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Hammond: We will not allow financial constraints to get in the way of any essential fire safety work
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Hammond: There's a wider concern across the house about the tax system in the digital age Multinational digital businesses pay bns in royalties in jursidictions where they are not taxed. We will apply income tax on these royalities
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[email protected]_May responds to MP who asks if Universal Credit will "continue to shame" her government
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Greater Manchester Police says a 31-year-old man has been arrested in Nelson in Lancashire on suspicion of being concerned in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism
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UK Prime Minister Theresa May says the scientific evidence does not support a causal association between hormone pregnancy test Primodos and pregnancy risks
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UK PM says a number of members are concerned about Primodos but says review was comprehensive. I recognise these conclusions are hard to accept, says May
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UK PM claims animal welfare standards will be enhanced post-Brexit. This comes after MPs voted to exclude animal sentience from Withdrawal Bill
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UK Prime Minister Theresa May's official spokesman says the Budget will include "significant investments for the future in skills, infrastructure and research and development"
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Downing Street says Chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget will "adopt a balanced approach, continuing to restore the public finances to health while investing in the NHS and public services and tackling the chronic shortage of housing"
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Financial Times: UK and EU aim to conclude withdrawal deal within three weeks