General Election 2017: Labour's 'day one' pledge to EU nationals
The party says it would prioritise jobs and workers' rights, and guarantee the status of EU citizens.

PM targets Welsh seats with 'nationalist' coalition warning
Theresa May says an "unstable coalition of divisive nationalists" is causing "uncertainty and instability".

Two-tier system leaving refugees in UK destitute, says report
There should be a new minister for refugees to help level the playing field, a report says.

Government lacks faith in free market, says energy boss
The boss of British Gas owner Centrica hits back as the Tories propose a cap on energy bills.

Government seeks clear air plan delay
The UK government may face legal action after seeking to delay publishing its plan to tackle air pollution until after the general election.

Lib Dem membership tops 100,000 after snap election call
Leader Tim Farron says the party is the only one opposing Theresa May's "hard Brexit".

GE17: No electronic voter registration for Northern Ireland
Legislation to bring in the registration was passed in December but systems not in place for 8 June.

UKIP donor Arron Banks will not contest Clacton seat
Arron Banks says it would be "wrong" for him to stand against local party councillor Jeff Bray.

Election 2017: Corbyn urges Scottish voters to reject 'vicious' Tories
Jeremy Corbyn tells voters that the general election will be "the people versus the powerful".

UKIP: Full face veils are 'barrier to integration'
UKIP's proposed ban on full veils worn by some Muslim women has "great public support", it claims.

NI budget may impose 2.5% education cut
James Brokenshire publishes indicative figures for a budget he will impose if there is no Stormont deal.

Eastwood calls for talks 'pause' until after election
'Give up the pretence of negotiations,' says the SDLP leader on attempts to restore power-sharing.

Phil Hogan hopes UK stays in customs union
Some of the "crazier ideas" on Brexit seem to be receding, says the European agriculture commissioner.

Foster 'arrogant' on unionist pact, says Swann
A newspaper article by Arlene Foster on a unionist pact was not helpful, says UUP leader Robin Swann.

General Election 2017: Energy bill cap 'will hit consumers'
Tory plans for a cap on household energy bills will "stop competition", warns one provider.

Voters' guide
The UK will have a general election on 8 June. Here's what you need to know.

Party-by-party: Brexit
The issue of Brexit looms large over the general election - here's where the parties stand.

Clock ticking
What will snap election mean for a host of government bills yet to be approved by Parliament?

'Getting radical'
UKIP searches for a new unique selling point after Theresa May steals a march on Brexit.

Reality Check
Official figures suggest that the number of children in poverty in Scotland has jumped to 260,000.

Battleground seats
Where do the Conservatives, Labour and the Lib Dems have to fight hardest to win the general election?

'Everything's basically on fire'
News of a snap poll means many late nights and cancelled weekends for some over the coming weeks.

Signing up
Government figures show it is young people dominating registrations ahead of the election on 8 June.

Campaigner Corbyn
The BBC's Iain Watson analyses Jeremy Corbyn's first major general election speech.

Reality Check
Labour alleges that pupils in England's primary schools "are packed like sardines" in classrooms.

Who voted no
A total of 13 MPs voted against an early general election. We look at who they are and why they said no.

Reality Check
How much is spent on foreign aid and where does it go?

The papers
The UK's surprise election continues to dominate the front pages, with some focusing on manifesto pledges.

Snap poll
What does history say about Theresa May's chances of wining a bigger majority?

General Election 2017: Wakefield voters divided
Could people in Wakefield - once regarded as Labour heartland - really vote another way?

Labour wants 'credible' nuclear capability
Labour's campaign coordinator says his party is committed to a credible nuclear capability

Women's rights v men's rights?
MP for Shipley Philip Davies and Women's Equality Party leader Sophie Walker debate the issue of men's and women's rights.

General Election 2017: Call to treble defence spending
Writer Andrew Sabisky calls for the UK to treble its defence spending.

UKIP burka ban: Muslim veil women 'easy scapegoats'
Sahar Al-Faifi says it is a "false narrative" to suggest wearing a face veil is a security risk.

UKIP leader Nuttall on banning full-face veils
Paul Nuttall, the leader of UKIP, says he wants to ban full-face veils claiming they hinder integration.

General election: Labour backs Trident renewal, Nia Griffith says
Shadow defence secretary says Labour backs Trident despite Jeremy Corbyn saying he would never use it.

How much does a general election cost the parties?
Adam Fleming looks back on what the last General Election campaign cost.

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU
A guide to how the UK will leave the European Union following the 23 June referendum vote.

Election 2017: Which MPs are standing down, and who might be standing?
Who is joining George Osborne in stepping down as an MP, and who plans to return?

Who's Who: Theresa May's cabinet
Theresa May is forming her government after becoming prime minister. Who is in - and out - of her first cabinet?

Shadow cabinet: The comings and goings under Corbyn, and the current line-up
Labour's top team has had several incarnations of late, and high turnover in four particular roles.

The Jeremy Corbyn Story: Profile of Labour leader
A profile of Jeremy Corbyn - the radical left wing MP who has now seen off a challenge to his leadership of the Labour Party.

Political party conferences 2016: At-a-glance guide
The best bits from the 2016 party conference season.

Who's staying and who's going in the shadow cabinet?
A string of members of Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet have quit and Hilary Benn has been sacked. Who has gone and who remains? Here's a quick guide.

At-a-glance: Guide to Labour 2016 conference agenda
An at-a-glance guide to Labour's 2016 party conference agenda.

The referendum result in maps and charts
How did the Leave camp clinch victory in the referendum on the UK's membership of the EU after what was a very closely fought contest?

Who is Michel Barnier? Meet the EU's chief Brexit negotiator
Michel Barnier, who has moved seamlessly between jobs in Paris and Brussels, is the EU's chief Brexit negotiator.

In full: May's Brexit statement
The Prime Minister described the invoking of Article 50 as a "historic moment from which there can be no turning back."

Labour reshuffle: Diane Abbott made shadow home secretary
Diane Abbott becomes shadow home secretary as part of a Labour front bench reshuffle but critics say it has failed to unify the party.