article 10 October 2015 UK
by Former Tory Chancellor Lord Howe dies age 88

Former Conservative Chancellor Lord Geoffrey Howe has died aged 88 after a suspected heart attack, his family has announced.

article 09 October 2015 UK
Jamal Al-Harith: Guantanamo detainee flees to Syria

A British terror suspect released from Guantanamo Bay after lobbying by the British Government is with the so-called Islamic State in Syria, Channel 4 News can reveal.

article 09 October 2015 UK
Houses of parliament
Government commission to consider charging for FOI requests

A Government appointed commission will consider charging the public to submit Freedom Of Information requests, as part of an inquiry into possible changes to legislation.

article 08 October 2015 UK
Jeremy Hunt tries to reassure junior doctors in contract row

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt attempts to diffuse the junior doctors' contracts row, insisting it is not about saving money or imposing longer hours.

article 07 October 2015 UK, Russia
Russia claims strikes on Isis from warships

Russia says it has launched rocket strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria from its warships 930 miles away in the Caspian Sea.

article 07 October 2015 UK
Housing crisis: will Cameron's 'national crusade' work?

David Cameron promises a "national crusade" to boost house building, with the aim of helping more people buy their own homes. Why has housing become a crisis?

article 06 October 2015 UK
David Cameron challenged over Saudi Arabian teenager

The Prime Minister indicated that he would try and personally intervene with Saudi Arabian authorities in the case of Ali Mohammed al-Nimr who has been sentenced to death.

article 06 October 2015 UK
Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson: welfare reforms must protect low paid

London Mayor Boris Johnson challenges his Conservative leadership rival George Osborne to protect the low paid when his welfare reforms are introduced.

article 06 October 2015 UK
Theresa May
Theresa May: high immigration bad for Britain

Home Secretary Theresa May tells the Conservative party conference that high levels of immigration make it "impossible to build a cohesive society".