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Northern Ireland's devolution deadline nears

Sky News / Politics

Time is running out for Northern Ireland's political parties to reach agreement on the restoration of devolved government at Stormont.

Tuesday, Jun 27

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Corbyn to tempt Tories on emergency services pay

Sky News / US News

Jeremy Corbyn will challenge the Conservatives to show they are committed to ending "austerity" in the police and fire services by backing a Labour amendment to the Queen's Speech.

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DUP won't budge on key issues, Sinn Fein claims

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Sinn Fein has accused the DUP of refusing to budge on any of the key issues at the heart of the Stormont powersharing crisis.

Sir Vince Cable likely to become Lib Dem leader

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Sir Vince Cable looks likely to become Liberal Democrat leader after all the party's senior MPs ruled themselves out of the race.

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UK to leave single market by March 2019

Sky News

The UK will be out of the customs union and single market after March 2019, David Davis has suggested.

Sturgeon puts IndyRef2 off until Brexit 'clearer'

Sky News

Nicola Sturgeon has said there will not be another Scottish independence referendum until "the terms of Brexit are clearer".

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Scotland threatens formal dispute over DUP deal

Sky News / Politics

The Scottish Government has threatened to invoke formal dispute procedures with the UK Government as the row over the Conservatives' £1.5bn deal with the DUP intensifies.

08

Skills crunch fear as 1.2m workers mull UK exit

Sky News / Business

A third of non-British workers in the UK - 1.2 million people - could leave the country over the next five years, according to a report warning of a possible post-Brexit brain drain.

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May wants 'major national inquiry' after Grenfell

Sky News / UK

Theresa May has called for a "major national investigation" into the use of potentially flammable cladding in high-rise towers in the wake of the Grenfell fire.

Monday, Jun 26

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Warning over 'unsustainable' NHS 1% pay cap

Sky News / Politics

Patient care could suffer if the current 1% cap for NHS staff is not lifted, former Conservative health secretary Stephen Dorrell has told Sky News.

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Govt experts reported cladding 'risks' in 2016

Sky News / US News

The Government was told last year by its own fire investigators that tower blocks were covered in flammable material - but were also told building regulations were "adequate".

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Tory-DUP deal: What it says and what it means

Sky News / Politics

One lesson from political agreements involving Northern Ireland is the devil is in the detail - or conspicuously not.

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EU citizens must bring family over before Brexit

Sky News / Politics

Theresa May has told EU citizens they must bring family members over to Britain before Brexit or face tougher immigration rules, in a move that will dismay her European counterparts.

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£1.5m paid out to Grenfell Tower fire victims

Sky News

Around £1.5m of Government money has been paid out to families directly affected by the Grenfell Tower fire.

How will extra cash for N Ireland be spent?

Sky News

Northern Ireland is to receive extra financial support from the UK Government under the confidence and supply deal forged between the Conservatives and the DUP.

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'Grubby' £1.5bn Tory deal with DUP criticised

Sky News

The DUP has signed a deal with the Conservatives to support Theresa May's minority Government, sparking an angry reaction from rival parties.

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DUP leader arrives in Downing St for pact talks

Sky News / Politics

Theresa May has greeted Arlene Foster on the steps of 10 Downing Street, amid speculation that a deal between the Conservatives and the DUP is imminent.

05

PM to outline plan on migrant rights post-Brexit

Sky News / Politics

Full details of the Government's post-Brexit "settled status" that will be offered to EU nationals in the UK will be published later.

Sunday, Jun 25

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Corbyn predicts he will be PM 'in six months'

Sky News / Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has predicted he will be Prime Minister within six months and vowed to wanted to scrap Trident "as soon as I can", it was claimed last night.

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100% fire test failure rate on 60 tower blocks

Sky News / UK

Sixty high-rise buildings in 25 local authorities have failed fire cladding safety tests carried out in the wake of the Grenfell blaze, the Government has said.

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Dozens of Parliamentary email accounts hacked

Sky News / US News

A cyberattack on Parliament has compromised dozens of email accounts belonging to parliamentarians, according to Sky sources.

McDonnell: Grenfell victims 'were murdered'

Sky News / UK

Labour's John McDonnell has said the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire "were murdered by political decisions".

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David Davis 'not 100% sure' of Brexit deal

Sky News

David Davis has admitted he is "not 100% sure" of a Brexit deal but warned toppling Theresa May would complicate his task further.

04

Eurosceptic MPs 'particularly unbalanced'

Sky News / Politics

Dominic Cummings, the man who masterminded Vote Leave's winning strategy, has described the MPs he worked with as "particularly unbalanced".

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'We're not dinosaurs' insist DUP power brokers

Sky News / Politics

The DUP's leader at Westminster says those who hold different views on social issues like gay marriage and abortion have no reason to fear the Northern party's influence there.

Saturday, Jun 24

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Welby calls for cross-party talks on Brexit

Sky News / Politics

The Archbishop of Canterbury has further accelerated pressure on Theresa May by saying cross-party talks are needed to take the "poison" out of the EU debate.

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Corbyn gets rapturous reception at Glastonbury

It was a scene that could have come from a Beatles gig in the 1960s.

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Parliament targeted in 'sustained' cyberattack

Sky News / Politics

A cyberattack on MPs and Peers' emails has prompted Parliament's security team to shut down external access to its systems.

06

Armed Forces Day celebrated worldwide

Sky News / Politics

The UK's military has been out on parade across the country to mark the ninth annual Armed Forces Day.