Fiona Woolf is to step down as the head of an inquiry into historic child sex abuse, she has told the BBC.
Labour's Alan Billings wins the by-election for the Police and Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire, following the resignation of Shaun Wright.
Ed Miliband promises that a Labour government would grant cities and regions greater powers to improve bus services across England.
All policies will be measured against the impact they have on the formation and support of stable families, ministers say.
The UK Government says that it will 'retire' £218m of the UK's £2bn First World War debt by refinancing bonds issued in 1917.
The Scottish Labour party is now seeking both a new leader and a new deputy leader following the resignation of Anas Sarwar.
The UK government is not doing enough to tackle "petty corruption" in countries to which it gives aid, a report by a scrutiny body says.
MPs back calls for a review of 40-year old legislation on drug misuse - as a row breaks out at the top of the coalition over drugs laws.
A Home Office minister insists a change of policy on Mediterranean search-and-rescue operations would save lives - after MPs call it "shameful" and "a new low".
Former Home Office minister Liam Byrne says Labour must talk about immigration, saying it is not an "argument Labour needs to be afraid of".
Jim Murphy has said he wants to end Labour's "losing streak" in Scotland as a new poll suggests the party is on track to lose almost all of its seats in to the SNP.
NHS workers, including nurses and midwives, are to stage a new four-hour strike in England on 24 November as part of an ongoing pay dispute.
A Libyan man can sue the UK government over claims he was illegally sent back to Libya and tortured, the Court of Appeal rules.
More than 50,000 postal votes arrived too late to count in this year's European Parliamentary elections, it emerges.
The gay UKIP MEP David Coburn has said supporters of same-sex marriage are "equality Nazis".
A by-election is being held in the constituency of Rochester and Strood, Kent, on 20 November.
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