Politics

PMQs: Corbyn and May on universal credit rollout

The prime minister appeared to give a surprising answer when the Labour leader asked her to pause the national rollout of universal credit. Theresa May gave an initial “yes” – before telling noisy MPs to listen to the whole sentence. Pausing the benefit change would not help claimants, she added. Jeremy Corbyn referred to his […]

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Stormont talks: Brokenshire sets month-end deadline

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Bill Clinton met Sinn Féin and DUP politicians in Belfast on Tuesday The prime minister is to discuss the current political impasse in NI with former US president Bill Clinton. Mr Clinton, who met the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party and Sinn Féin’s Stormont leader in Belfast, will […]