German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen won the surprise nomination and is likely to press ahead with plans to thwart Brexit and create a controversial...

Boris Johnson is the bookies’ to win the race, but when asked which world leader you would like to see become the next UK Prime Minister, you unanimously...

BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg tweeted that the senior Tory told her they were refusing to back former Vote Leave allies Mr Johnson and Mr Gove...

The latest YouGov poll for The Times of 1,763 people surveyed from May 28-29 showed the Tories would be languishing in last position among the leading...

Brexiteers could reportedly view the move as a threat as they fear the old Etonian may team up with his former right-hand-man George Osborne to alter...

The Brexit Party candidate lashed out at Remainers at a rally in London last night. Ms Widdecombe was cheered on by the crowd after she sent her message...

The former Work and Pensions Secretary said she has secured enough support to launch a leadership campaign. Her successor, Amber Rudd, dodged questions...

MPs voted 344 against and 286 for Mrs May’s agreement in this afternoon’s vote. Later today, ex-EDL founder and far-right activist Tommy Robinson...

Irish deputy prime minister Simon Coveney branded hopes of alternatives to the controversial border arrangement “wishful thinking”. He said Mrs May’s...

Earlier today Jeremy Corbyn threatened to slap Theresa May with a no-confidence motion unless a date for a vote on the Brexit deal was announced. After...

The Scottish Government will expand its current Atlantic Quay premises in Glasgow to four more floors of a nearby building as it handles a raft of tax...

Darren Hughes, chief executive of the Electoral Reform Society (ERS) and former New Zealand politician, has criticised the “appalling centralisation”...

GETTYGibraltar wants to get an MP to help protect the region It emerges two weeks before MPs will be asked to debate the prospect of the overseas territory...

The details of the agreement have been confirmed by Welsh Finance Minister Mark Drakeford, who said it would enable the immediate devolution of powers...

Prince William appeared to dose off in hilarious footage during a service at Westminster Abbey [BBC] Prince William looked as if he couldn’t keep...

The House of Commons has been dominated by discussion of whether it should have been consulted before military action in Syria was approved by the Prime...

Several previous rounds of talks between the DUP and Sinn Féin have, so far, failed to break the political deadlock after the power-sharing executive...

Now, that’s a good dog! Flynn the Bichon Frise beat out thousands of other adorable pooches to be crowned ‘Best In Show’ at the Westminster Kennel...

In a speech to the Confederation of British Industry she will say she is to act “without fear or favour” to punish those guilty of sexual harassment...

GETTY/PA Andrea Leadsom will head an investigation around alcohol consumption at parliament Leader of the Commons Andrea Leadsom will head an investigation...

GETTY/EPA Stormont power-sharing talks look set to fail again Secretary of State James Brokenshire has set Monday as a deadline for protracted talks...

The SNP claims the crucial EU Withdrawal Bill represents a threat to the authority of elected politicians in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The...