EU to widen Russia sanctions
The EU will widen sanctions against Russia to include more individuals and consider targeting the defence sector, the Dutch foreign minister says.

'Disturbing' Trojan inquiry findings
Nicky Morgan, the new education secretary, warns of evidence of intolerance as the government's Trojan horse report is published.

175,000 migrants 'still missing'
The Home Office does not know if 175,000 people who have no right to be in the UK have left or not, auditors say.

Minister's cleaner arrest criticised
MP Keith Vaz asks if 15 immigration officers were needed to arrest a minister's ex-cleaner at her daughter's wedding.

MPs seek judicial review of data law
Two MPs say they will seek a judicial review of emergency legislation on phone and internet data.

Ministers to review benefit letters
Ministers are to reconsider how they communicate with people on back-to-work schemes who have their benefits taken away.

UK taxman urged to improve IT skills
Revenue & Customs needs better in-house IT skills to deliver value for money from contracts, the spending watchdog says.

Remploy services to be privatised
Remploy, which once ran factories employing disabled people, is to be privatised, the government announces.

Pension delay to be less lucrative
People who delay taking their state pension from 2016 will gain less financial benefit than under current rules, the government proposes.

Call to end FGM 'in this generation'
David Cameron has said female genital mutilation (FGM) and childhood forced marriage should be stopped worldwide "within this generation".

Poisoned spy death inquiry announced
The government announces a public inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko, the former KGB officer poisoned with radioactive polonium in London.

Tax-free travel for councillors
Travel expenses paid to local councillors will be exempt from income tax and national insurance, it is announced.

Labour adviser yet to meet Miliband
Bill Grimsey, who joined Labour's High Street Advisory Group in January, says he is yet to meet leader Ed Miliband.

Miliband meets Obama in White House
Labour leader Ed Miliband says he had a "wide-ranging" 30-minute conversation with US President Barack Obama in the White House.

Ambulances 'could save local buses'
English councils should join forces with ambulance services to provide buses in isolated areas, MPs say in a report.

Robinson rejects new talks call
First Minister Peter Robinson has rejected Sinn Féin's call for a resumption of all-party talks on parades, flags and the past.

A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

Funding boost of £24m for Glasgow
Chancellor George Osborne announces nearly £24m of funding for business projects he says could help create 30,000 jobs in the Glasgow area.

BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.

National parks review 'within weeks'
Wales' three national parks could be merged into one organisation as part of a review which is to start within weeks, Environment Minister John Griffiths announces.

A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

Councils warn on migrant pressures
Councils in the East Midlands seek new powers and funding to cope with an influx of migrants.

A local take on the growth agenda
Prime Minister David Cameron's recent visit to the Midlands brought into focus the political debate around localism and growth.

Political editors across England
Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: House of Commons
MPs are taking part in the traditional pre-recess debate.

Q&A: Beginner's guide to PM's speech
David Cameron delivers his long-awaited speech on the UK's relations with the EU. Here's an at-a-glance guide.

Links to UK political websites
Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.

Who's who: Cameron's cabinet
Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet

Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet
The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.

European Parliaments online
Links to other Parliamentary broadcasters

VIDEO: Cameron pledge to stop 'evil' FGM
British Prime Minister David Cameron has spoken out against the "preventable evil" of female genital mutilation (FGM) and forced marriage, as an international summit on the issue opened in London.

VIDEO: UK wants sanctions on Putin 'cronies'
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says the UK wants to impose sanctions on the 'cronies' of Russian president Vladimir Putin.

VIDEO: Recess reading tips for political geeks
MP Keith Simpson draws up a list of recommended reading each summer to keep political types busy over the parliamentary recess.

VIDEO: Parties need to woo ethnic voters
All political parties need to do more to woo ethnic minority - sometimes known as BME - voters, says Trevor Phillips.

VIDEO: The man who owns House of Commons
Sir Robert Rogers steps down from the role of chief executive of the House of Commons Service after 35 years

VIDEO: Clegg: 'It's right to reach out'
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has defended his decision to appear on a light-hearted Sunday TV programme, after criticism from some MPs and Lib Dem supporters.

VIDEO: Political parties seeking BME votes
Debating how to win the BME vote with Trevor Phillips, Conservative MP Paul Uppal and Labour MP Seema Malhotra.

VIDEO: Cameron: 'World is watching Russia'
Cameron says EU leaders willing to take action against Russia if crash site not opened and Ukrainian borders compromised

How would the UK fare without Scotland?
How things might change for the rest of the UK

Russia: how tough a response?
Will Cameron's Russian rhetoric be matched by reality?

Key moments in Griffin's leadership
Key moments from Nick Griffin's years leading the BNP

A U-turn over student loads sale?
Newsnight's Chris Cook: Why the student loans sale didn't add up

Hague on humour and his worst moment
Hague on humour - and his worst moment as foreign secretary

Hill's outlook
What job might Lord Hill get in the new European Commission?

Latest opinion polls
See how political parties are doing in the latest opinion surveys