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PM Claims: No 10 Refuses To 'Dignify' Book — Downing Street has said it refuses to "dignify" a book written by a former Tory donor which makes lurid claims about David Cameron's past. A spokesman for the Prime Minister said Lord Ashcroft "set out his reasons for writing a book" and said he would not "dignify this book by offering comment".

Ex-Tory Donor Dishes Dirt On PM's Uni Past — Former Conservative party treasurer Lord Ashcroft has written of his anger at being denied a job in government as he publishes a biography of David Cameron packed with lurid allegations. Call Me Dave, which is being serialised in the Daily Mail, tells of wild partying and excess during the Prime Minister's university days.

Corbyn Set To Rally Troops At TUC Congress — After a bumpy start in the top job, Jeremy Corbyn will hope to kick-start his leadership with a triumphal trip to the TUC conference in Brighton. A hero's welcome is on the cards as the Corbyn bandwagon rolls into town.

Jeremy Corbyn: The Anti-Establishment Leader — For decades, the politics of the new leader of Her Majesty's Opposition have been those of the outsider and the protester.

Refugee Resettlement Plans To Be Thrashed Out — Ministers and local government leaders will meet today to hammer out details of how 20,000 Syrian refugees will be resettled in the UK by 2020. A committee chaired by Home Secretary Theresa May, joined by Communities and Local Government Secretary Greg Clark, aims to smooth the way to what officials describe as a "challenging" target.
Sep 11, 2015

RT @TomBoadle: Should the foreign aid budget be used by councils to resettle 20,000 Syrian refugees in UK?…

Troops May Be Needed In Syria - Senior MP — A senior Conservative MP has told Sky News that airstrikes on Islamic State in Syria may not be enough to restore peace - and political leaders may have to consider sending in troops on the ground.

PM Targets Islamist Extremism In War On IS — Parents will be given the power to cancel their children's passports under new moves to stop young British Muslims travelling to join Islamic State terrorists, David Cameron has announced. The measure is part of the Government's five-year plan as part of the war on Islamic State terrorists which will target Muslims who hold "intolerant ideas".

PM: How We'll Win 'Struggle Of Generation' — David Cameron will lay out the principles the Government will pursue to combat the ideology of Islamist extremism during a speech in Birmingham today. The Government's policies are increasingly driven by the principle that extremism cannot be dealt with merely through military action and by combating those intent on carrying out terrorist acts.

MPs To Get Free Vote On Hunting With Dogs — Sky News - First for Breaking News, video, headlines, analysis and top stories from business, politics, entertainment and more in the UK and worldwide.

Bill For Crumbling Parliament Could Hit £7.1bn — MPs have been warned that unless they move out of the Houses of Parliament it could take 32 years to renovate the crumbling building and cost as much as £7.1bn. Without the essential repairs to leaking roofs, crumbling stonework and ageing systems the building could collapse.
Jun 18, 2015

Unless MP's move out of UK Parliament it could take 32 YEARS to renovate the building & cost as much as £7.1 BILLION:…

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Oct 05, 2015

RT @BBCJLandale: At Tory fringe on EU. In & Out teams clearly very used to debating each other. But feels insidery. Not sure either ready t…

Oct 05, 2015

@kb32904 @skynewsniall @purpleline @skymarkwhite thank you. assumed some down with the kids acronym. forgot niall is maturing.

Oct 05, 2015

@GuidoFawkes one of them is taking the whole thing a bit too seriously.

Oct 05, 2015

@skynewsniall @skymarkwhite was also telling me lobby getting a bit precious. but you guys are proper rugged, to be fair.

Oct 05, 2015

@GregHands: tax credits changes need to be seen "as a package" with personal allowance; living wage. I thought that's what @TheIFS doing?

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