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Independent UK - Politics

'Inexplicable' failure to quarantine travellers made Covid 'far worse'

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Women's charities criticise Tories' refusal to suspend rape MP

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EU dismisses Iain Duncan Smith's demand to reduce Brexit costs

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Reward key workers with priority access to housing, says Sadiq Khan

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English speaking countries 'less compliant with lockdown'

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Ashley Cowburn - Inside Politics: No silver coronavirus bullet

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Fears of dead chicks in lorries and 10 months of chaos after Brexit

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Reopening of schools 'not up for debate' despite fears of second wave

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Call for 'traffic light' quarantine system to make travel easier

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Amazon removes shoe description following complaint from MP

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Sean O'Grady - Would a lockdown for the over-50s work?

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John Hume: Principled architect of peace in Northern Ireland

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Government says medicines must be stockpiled for no-deal Brexit

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Russian hackers 'stole classified US trade dossier from Fox's account'

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British expats in EU have deserted Conservatives, research shows

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Images of packed pubs 'made me want to cry', says Nicola Sturgeon

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Government did not tell Sadiq Khan of plan to seal off London

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Ashley Cowburn - Inside Politics: Rishi Sunak launches Eat Out to Help Out scheme

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Chief whip says alleged rape is 'matter for police'

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Northern Irish politician and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies

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Scheme closure 'could cost local economies £1bn in Covid grants'

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One in five found guilty of cannabis possession is black, figures show

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No plan to extend shielding to under-50s, minister insists

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Ministers still planning to open all English schools in September

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Ministers accused of 'negligence' to care home residents and staff

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Tory failure to suspend MP over alleged rape 'shocking', says Phillips

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John Rentoul - Why coronavirus legislation seems so haphazard and confusing

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Starmer warned not to take Unite funding 'for granted'

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Former Trump aide Bannon hails Dominic Cummings as 'brilliant guy'

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PM urged to resume daily coronavirus briefings for 'confused' public

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Elderly people 'may be asked to stay at home' to avoid new lockdown

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Conservative MP 'arrested on suspicion of raping woman'

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Support for jobs must be chancellor's 'number one goal', says Dodds

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Poll shows Conservative lead over Labour down to just three points

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Why isn't Boris Johnson less popular (and Keir Starmer more so)?

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'Close pubs and gyms to go for zero Covid in England' – expert

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Watchdog to launch crackdown on MPs taking business class flights

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Labour warns government on furlough cuts

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Sean O'Grady -- Trump could lead US into the biggest constitutional crisis since 2000

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Zoe Tidman -- Doctors fear loss of patient relationships in virtual GP consultations

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The Independent's Evgeny Lebedev awarded peerage by PM

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Architect of UK lockdown says he has never met Boris Johnson

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Britons react to Boris Johnson's new slogan 'Hands, Face, Space'

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'Deplorable' messaging to blame for lockdown confusion, say experts

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Boris Johnson's news conference: what he said and what he really meant

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MP who defied Cummings launches Scottish Tory leadership bid

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Face masks to be mandatory in cinemas, museums, and places of worship

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Boris Johnson postpones further coronavirus lockdown lifting

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Scotland advises against travel to northern England

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Tory MP blames ethnic minorities for new coronavirus outbreak

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Criticism of 'deeply chaotic' late-night lockdown announcement

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Eid celebrations 'not targeted by gatherings ban', says Hancock

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Adam Forrest -- Inside Politics: Hancock hits north with ban on indoor gatherings

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Indoor gatherings banned in northern England amid spike in cases

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Universal credit design 'punishes the poorest', report says

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Sunak has 24 hours to avoid unemployment spike, Labour warns

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Sean O'Grady -- Who will win the Liberal Democrats leadership race?

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Luxembourg added to England's quarantine list from tonight

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Leicester mayor hits out at delay to decision on lifting lockdown

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Scottish Tory leader resigns after just five months

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Government scraps quarantine exemption for NHS and care workers

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Matt Hancock sees coronavirus not as a threat but as an opportunity

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