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Brexit Question Time: Davis, Salmond and Clegg on panel

Image caption David Dimbleby will chair Monday’s debate Brexit Secretary David Davis and other leading politicians will be questioned by the public later in a special live edition of the BBC’s Question Time. The Britain after Brexit debate will be broadcast on BBC One from 20:30 BST. Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond and ex-Lib […]

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Flawed nuclear tender sees £100m payout to firms

Image copyright Getty Images Two firms who lost out on decommissioning 12 nuclear sites will get £97.5m compensation. A subsidiary of the infrastructure giant Babcock won the £6.1bn contract to clean up the sites in 2014. But last year, the High Court ruled that the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) had wrongly decided the outcome of […]

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Matthew Price

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Every time we fill in a form online we transfer data about ourselves The rules that govern how our personal data can be used, where it can be stored, and who can see it, are, at the moment, written by the European Union but what will happen when we […]

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Prevent anti-terror scheme must change, says Jeremy Corbyn

Image copyright PA/Facebook Image caption PC Keith Palmer, Kurt Cochran and Aysha Frade all died in the attack (left to right) The UK’s counter-terrorism strategy must be broadened to all communities so it doesn’t appear to target Muslims, says Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. The Prevent scheme was “often counter-productive” and appeared to cast suspicion on […]