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There Are Fears The Next Prime Minister Could Drop Theresa May’s Flagship Domestic Abuse Bill

The Domestic Abuse Bill is the most comprehensive package ever presented to Parliament to tackle domestic abuse — but will the next prime minister see it through the Commons?

Hannah Al-Othman • One day ago

Labour Staffers Want The Party To Apologise To The Whistle-Blowers Who Spoke To "Panorama"

One current staff member told BuzzFeed News that employees were facing a "mental health crisis", which had been compounded by Labour's response to the programme.

Hannah Al-Othman • 2 days ago

Peers Have Been Criticised For Attempting To Derail Same-Sex Marriage And Abortion Rights In Northern Ireland

Members of the House of Lords have been criticised for laying down so-called wrecking amendments, designed to alter or counteract the historic votes passed by MPs last week.

Hannah Al-Othman • 3 days ago

Behind The Scenes At One Of The Most Pointless Debates In Recent British Political History

In the spin room, journalists were struggling to work out what anyone had actually learned from the debate.

Hannah Al-Othman • 8 days ago

MPs Have Voted In Favour Of Extending Abortion Rights To Northern Ireland

The vote marks the culmination of a long campaign from MPs and charities to urge the government to grant abortion rights in Northern Ireland.

Hannah Al-Othman • 8 days ago

Labour Has Been Accused Of Fixing Its London Assembly Selection Process To Benefit Momentum Candidates

LGBT Labour said that the fact that the only gay assembly member may lose his seat as a result was “kick in the teeth to LGBT+ Labour Party members during Pride month.”

Hannah Al-Othman • 10 days ago

Mark Field Has Been Suspended As A Government Minister After He Grabbed A Woman Protester By The Neck

Janet Barker, the activist grabbed by Field, said: "Maybe he should go to anger-management classes."

Alan White • 27 days ago

Jeremy Hunt Will Take On Boris Johnson In The Final Run-Off To Be Britain's Next Prime Minister

Conservative party members will now choose which of the two men will become Tory leader.

Alex Wickham • 27 days ago

Jeremy Hunt Told Us He "Authorised" The Funding Of Abortions For Northern Irish Women. Campaigners Beg To Disagree.

The government only agreed to fund abortions for women from Northern Ireland after Hunt opposed a legal challenge by a mother and daughter seeking NHS funding for abortions for Northern Irish women.

Hannah Al-Othman • 29 days ago

None Of The Men Battling To Be The UK's Next Prime Minister Have Said They Will Extend Abortion Rights To Northern Ireland

BuzzFeed News asked all of the prime ministerial hopefuls whether they would legislate to give people in Northern Ireland the same rights as the rest of the UK.

Hannah Al-Othman • 29 days ago

Sajid Javid Has Told Trump To Stop "Interfering" In UK Politics After More Sadiq Khan Tweets

But Jeremy Hunt has said he agreed with the US president "150%" that the London mayor has failed to tackle knife crime.

Hannah Al-Othman • One month ago

Sajid Javid Says Number 10 Refused To Let Him Attend The Trump State Banquet

The home secretary — who has previously criticised the US president — said the snub was "odd" as it emerged that his predecessor Amber Rudd was invited to past state banquets.

Alex Wickham • One month ago

Judges Have Thrown Out An Attempt To Prosecute Boris Johnson Over Allegations He Lied To The Public About Brexit

Johnson's lawyers had argued that the private prosecution was "politically motivated and vexatious".

Hannah Al-Othman • One month ago

The Brexit Party Has Failed To Win Its First MP

It was a tightly fought contest, but Labour's candidate, Lisa Forbes, emerged triumphant and said her victory showed that "the politics of division will not win".

Alex Wickham • One month ago

The Government Deployed Civil Servants Across Europe In Anticipation Of A No-Deal Brexit That Never Happened

EXCLUSIVE: The Foreign and Commonwealth Office spent more than £800,000 training and deploying more than 200 civil servants to dozens of locations across the continent to help British expats and tourists.

Hannah Al-Othman • One month ago
Ade Onibada • One month ago

Trump Has Revealed That Jeremy Corbyn Offered A Meeting And He Said No

The US president claimed the leader of the Labour party was a "negative force".

Alex Wickham • One month ago

The Giant Baby Blimp Flew Over Westminster As Trump Entered Downing Street

Protesters in London relaunched the balloon in defiance of the US president's state visit.

Hannah Al-Othman • One month ago

Theresa May Has Given Donald Trump A Very Political Gift

The Prime Minister presented Trump with a copy of the Atlantic Charter, which was agreed by Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill.

Hannah Al-Othman • One month ago