Labour leadership: Ruling due on Corbyn ballot challenge
A judge will rule later on whether Labour's decision to allow Jeremy Corbyn to automatically stand for re-election as leader was lawful or not.

Owen Smith proposes wealth tax to boost NHS spending
Leadership challenger Owen Smith sets out a series of policies to tackle inequality but issues an apology after saying Labour should be "smashing" Theresa May.

Theresa May: UK should be flexible over Brexit trade options
Theresa May suggests the UK should build its own trade links with the EU after leaving rather than replicating others as she holds talks with her Italian counterpart.

UK economic growth sped up ahead of Brexit vote
The UK economy grew by 0.6% in the three months to the end of June, as economic growth accelerated in the run-up to the vote to leave the EU.

Brexit: France's Michel Barnier made European negotiator with UK
Former French Foreign Minister Michel Barnier is appointed by the European Commission to negotiate over Brexit.

David Mackintosh MP accuses council of Sixfields 'cover up'
An MP accuses his former council colleagues of a cover up in a row over a missing £10.25m loan.

Brexit migrant 'spike' warning from MPs
There could be a spike in UK migration ahead of Britain's withdrawal from the European Union and the possible end to free movement rights, MPs warn.

Samia Shahid death: Pakistan police probe 'honour killing'
Police in Pakistan launch a murder investigation into the death of a woman whose husband says she was the victim of a so-called honour killing.

Councils demand reassurance on universal broadband pledge
Councils urge the government to "reaffirm its commitment" to a minimum broadband speed to stop thousands falling into a "digital twilight zone".

Labour MP Stephen Kinnock denies concealing child's private education
Aberavon MP Stephen Kinnock denies concealing details about his daughter's private education when seeking selection for the safe Labour seat.

Brexit: Theresa May and Enda Kenny 'want to keep close links' between UK and Ireland
Prime Minister Theresa May and Taoiseach Enda Kenny say they want to "maintain the closest possible relationship" between their two countries in the wake of a UK exit from the EU.

Labour leadership: Legal action against Corbyn ballot vote
A legal challenge to Jeremy Corbyn's right to automatically stand in the Labour leadership contest has been heard - with a decision expected on Thursday.

Bercow: Malhotra office access claims didn't breach rules
Claims by Labour MP Seema Malhotra that her office was accessed without her permission do not amount to a possible breach of Commons rules, Speaker John Bercow says.

Suzanne Evans gives up hope of UKIP leadership bid
UKIP's Suzanne Evans, who is currently suspended from the party, says she has given up hope of becoming its next leader - but insists she will not "give up" on the party.

UKIP Welsh MEP post best left unfilled, AM Caroline Jones says
UKIP's Welsh MEP post may be better left unfilled as a result of Brexit, party AM Caroline Jones says.

EU referendum: Man cautioned for illegally voting in Powys
A man is cautioned by police for illegally voting in the EU referendum.

Nuclear power plants must be value for money, say MPs
Future nuclear power projects in Wales need to show value for money and create jobs where they are built, MPs say.

Lone child refugees 'left in squalor' by EU nations - Lords
Thousands of lone migrant children are living in squalid conditions after being let down by European countries including the UK, a Lords committee says.

Saving Labour
Can this summer's Labour leadership contest unite the party's warring factions?

Brexit Watch
The UK voted to leave the European Union in a referendum on 23 June. Here's your daily summer briefing of all the latest Brexit-related news.

Left-wing appeal?
The Labour leadership hopeful unveiled a suite of left wing policies aimed directly at those wooed by Jeremy Corbyn a year ago, but who Owen Smith now hopes to convert to his cause.

Reverse Greenland?
From the Reverse Greenland to the Norway Model; what are Scotland's options for retaining ties with the EU after Brexit?

Reality Check
Labour's Owen Smith says the UK is "rapidly becoming the sick man of Europe when it comes to workers' rights". Is he right?

Blame it on the Brexit: But is it just an excuse?
There is no shortage of companies blaming Brexit for their bad news these days - from job losses to price rises - but is this just a handy excuse?

After Farage
Who are the main contenders to succeed Nigel Farage as leader of UKIP when he stands down.

The Theresa May story
A profile of Theresa May, the UK's new Prime Minister.

Profile: The Owen Smith story
A political profile of the man Labour MPs have selected to take on Jeremy Corbyn in a Labour leadership contest.

The Jeremy Corbyn Story: Profile of Labour leader
A profile of Jeremy Corbyn - the radical left winger unexpectedly elected Labour leader nearly a year ago and who is already facing a leadership challenge.

Policy pledges
Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith have both set out their stalls to become the next Labour leader - here's where they stand on the key issues.

Patriotism not in Corbyn's make-up, Owen Smith claims
Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith questions Jeremy Corbyn's patriotism, suggesting it is not "part of his make-up".

Nobody wants to return to the borders of past says Prime Minister
Theresa May has said that "nobody wants to return to the borders of the past" during her visit to Northern Ireland.

Will London's Garden Bridge ever be built?
London's Garden Bridge project has been pushed back until at least the autumn.

Martin McGuinness and Arlene Foster disagree after PM Brexit talks
Martin McGuinness and Arlene Foster disagree on the way forward for Northern Ireland after Brexit talks with Prime Minister Theresa May.

The inside story of how Leave won
BBC Newsnight's Nicholas Watt tells the inside story of how the Leave campaign won the EU referendum.

'UKIP's going to be, like, on steroids'
One month on from the UK's vote to leave the European Union, how does UKIP see the future?

Labour leadership: 'We are a social movement'
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, tells activists that the party's huge membership will help it return to government in 2020.

Labour leadership: 'Heartbreaking' to see abuse in party
Owen Smith says that it has been "absolutely heartbreaking" to see the levels of abuse within the party increase in recent months.

Guide to the Labour leader contest
The Labour leadership contest will be a head-to-head between Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith. Here's a guide to the timetable and rules of the election - and what sparked it.

Theresa May's cabinet: Who's in and who's out?
Theresa May is forming her government after becoming prime minister. Who is in - and out - of her first cabinet?

Who's staying and who's going in the shadow cabinet?
A string of members of Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet have quit and Hilary Benn has been sacked. Who has gone and who remains? Here's a quick guide.

Brexit: What happens now?
The UK has voted to leave the EU. Here is what is likely to happen next.

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU
A guide to how the UK will leave the European Union following the result of an historic referendum.

The result in maps and charts
How did the Leave camp clinch victory in the referendum on the UK's membership of the EU after what was a very closely fought contest?

'Indyref 2' being pushed online
As the EU referendum count turned decisively towards Leave, the online conversation in Scotland immediately turned to the possibility of another vote on independence.

Five models for post-Brexit UK trade
Norway, Switzerland, Canada or Singapore? What approach should the UK take to trade deals with the EU and others, once it leaves the European bloc?

England's most pro and anti-EU boroughs
The vote in England exposes huge differences between the levels of support for the Remain and Leave campaigns in London and the rest of the country.

In pictures
Images of the historic day when millions of people across the UK voted in a referendum on whether the UK should remain in or leave the EU.

Who's who: Cabinet
What we know about the make-up of David Cameron's new cabinet