The changes are expected to tabled in the Foreign National Offenders Bill which will unpick the “over generous” rules set in 1999 by Tony Blair’s...

The Home Secretary described recent street parties, including some that have led to clashes with the police, as “unacceptable” breaches of social-distancing...

The Home Secretary condemned “stomach churning” footage of yobs pelting officers, left, with missiles and smashing emergency vehicles in Brixton,...

The Home Secretary accused Labour MPs of “dismissing the contributions of those who don’t conform to their view of how ethnic minorities...

Is Priti Patel married? Ms Patel married marketing consultant Alex Sawyer in 2004. The couple met while working in public relations. Mr Sawyer works...

Committed europhile Mr Verhofstadt, a persistent critic of the UK’s decision to quit the bloc, made his remarks in response to Home Secretary Priti...

In February, the Government set out proposals for the new system, with points awarded for specific requirements. These included being able to speak English...

In these uncertain times, it has never been more important for Government to deliver its promises with clarity and conviction. So tomorrow, I will stand...

Royal College of Nursing chief Dame Donna Kinnair said: “I take offence actually that we are saying that healthcare workers are abusing or overusing...

Host Fiona Bruce was joined by Health Secretary Matt Hancock, Labour MP Margaret Beckett and Liberal Democrat Education spokesperson Layla Moran in Tunbridge...

Michael Gove defending Priti Patel in the Commons yesterday (Image: Press Association) Legal correspondence seen by the BBC claimed the woman took...

Sir Philip Rutnam claimed she was behind a “vicious” campaign against him and had lied about her involvement.  The career civil servant, 54, has...

SNP MP Joanna Cherry interrupted Ms Patel branding her apology to Ms Cooper as fake. Yvette Cooper received abusive messages from a local Conservative...

The First Minister published a document yesterday outlining a number of ways the Scottish system could diverge from the rest of the UK. But the plans...

The Home Secretary will tell ministers at the weekly Cabinet meeting in Downing Street on Tuesday that she wants the Australian-style points-based entry...

Ms Patel told The Sun on Sunday she feared Jeremy Corbyn becoming Prime Minister and Diane Abbott becoming Home Secretary. The Home Secretary is responsible...

She said: “As Home Secretary at this defining moment in our country’s history, I have a particular responsibility when it comes to taking back control. “It...

The Home Office announced a new scheme to cut down on knife crime yesterday. Boxes of chicken in many takeaways now have a hashtag #knifefree after government...

Boris Johnson has got to work on his Cabinet (Image: GETTY) Defence Secretary Ms Mordaunt quit less than an hour ago, though it is believed she was...

Mr Javid has been confirmed as Chancellor, replacing Philip Hammond who resigned after Mr Johnson won the Tory leadership contest. Ms Patel will replace...

Ms Patel said: “As the recent by-election has shown, if we get this decision wrong the Conservative party could soon cease to exist with our supporters...

The Brexiteer MP warned the Conservative Party will face a wipeout at the next general elections if the MP coming out a winner from the leadership contest...

Brexiteer Ms Patel, a former Cabinet minister, said the European Commission’s hardline stance in the exit talks was “unreasonable”. She...

Ms Patel accused the traditionally pro-Europe Treasury – lead by Chancellor Philip Hammond – of “co-opting” Bank of England Governor Mark...

Ms Patel demanded Mrs May to take matters into her own hands, and seek a “level competitive playing field” as well as “market access”...