Elections to be held in Northern Ireland on 2 March
Northern Ireland will go to the polls to elect a new Assembly after it collapsed over a botched green energy scheme.

Donald Trump says UK 'doing great' after Brexit vote
The US president-elect promises a quick trade deal with the UK after he takes office in four days' time.

Labour AMs back Wales Bill on further devolution
Labour AMs vote to support the next stage of devolution by agreeing to back the Wales Bill.

IMF raises UK's growth forecast
Better than expected growth since the Brexit vote has improved the UK's economic outlook, says the IMF.

Hunt makes millions from sale of Hotcourses
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt becomes one of the UK's richest politicians after his company's sale.

Pound falls ahead of Theresa May Brexit speech
Sterling hits its lowest level against the dollar since October's flash crash before later edging back up.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn welcomes by-election 'opportunity'
Jeremy Corbyn denies he is "toast" if his party does not hold on to seats in two upcoming by-elections.

Stormont crisis: Deadline passes for future of executive
An election in Northern Ireland looks unavoidable, amid the fallout from a botched energy scheme.

Welsh Labour moves to ditch strike rules in NHS and schools
Rules making it harder to call strikes in public services will be scrapped in Wales under Welsh Government plans.

Former UKIP chairman Arthur 'Misty' Thackeray admits sexual calls
The former chairman of UKIP in Scotland admits making vulgar phone calls to 10 different women.

Theresa May to star in spread in US Vogue magazine
Renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz's shoot with the prime minister will feature in April's Vogue.

Brexit: UK 'could change economic model' if single market access denied
The UK could change its economic model if denied access to EU markets, the chancellor says.

'Hard Brexit greatest job-killing act in Welsh history'
Taking the UK out of the EU single market would be "the greatest job-killing act in Welsh economic history", Plaid Cymru says.

GPs being made scapegoats for A&E pressures, says BMA
The doctors' union accuses the government of "insulting" GPs with call to extend opening hours.

Max Mosley: I have no vendetta against press
Campaigner Max Mosley insists he has no influence over the press regulator he is bankrolling.

Corbyn: State should take control of failing care homes
Failed private care homes could be taken into public ownership under a future Labour government.

MPs to scrutinise cost of parliament restoration works
A parliamentary inquiry begins after concerns Westminster repairs may not be value for money.

PM to reveal 'global Britain' Brexit plan
Theresa May's upcoming speech is expected to give the most detailed insight yet into the government's negotiation strategy.

Brexit: MPs urge May to clarify trade aims before talks
Theresa May must give her views on the single market and customs union before EU talks, MPs say.

UK and New Zealand plan free trade deal after Brexit
New Zealand's PM says he wants a "high quality" free trade agreement with the UK after Brexit.

Syrian torture victims support urged by MPs
Many torture victims arriving in the UK from Syria are not being identified as needing help, say MPs.

May's speech
Ahead of Theresa May's Brexit speech, here's what we know about the government's plans.

He said, they said
Donald Trump has given his first UK interview since being elected - what do commentators think?

Critics' dilemma
Will more critics of the Labour leadership follow Tristram Hunt out of politics?

Reality Check
Is it true that the government plans to cut one-third of NHS beds in England?

Early campaigning
Ross Hawkins visits Copeland ahead of the by-election.

30 years of change
John Humphrys examines how the relationship between politicians and voters has changed over the last 30 years.

FOI: Expat stats
There are 145,000 expat UK pensioners registered to use European healthcare systems compared with 4,000 European pensioners in the UK, government figures suggest.

Big, classless, shared
A look at how Conservative leaders have attempted to define what society should, and should not, be.

Donald Trump praises UK's Brexit decision
Donald Trump has promised a trade deal between Britain and the United States will be a priority when he takes office on Friday.

House repairs should start 'immediately'
MP Shailesh Vara says plans to move Parliament to nearby buildings should be dropped.

Sinn Féin refuses to nominate deputy first minister
Stormont faces collapse after Sinn Féin refuses to nominate deputy first minister.

Advertisers see commercial opportunities of politics
More companies seem to recognise the commercial opportunities offered by politics.

Michael Gove: Donald Trump wants trade deal as quickly as possible
Michael Gove says president-elect Donald Trump wants to get a trade deal agreed with the UK as soon as possible. The Conservative MP believes once he becomes president, Mr Trump will see Theresa May straight away.

Emily Thornberry calls on UK PM to stand up to Trump
Emily Thornberry calls on the PM to stand up to incoming US President

Fatherhood Institute: Everything works against fathers
Head of the Fatherhood Institute says the current leave system works against fathers.

Corbyn: 'Chancellor's threats risk trade war with Europe'
Jeremy Corbyn says that comments by the chancellor that corporation tax could be cut could be a "recipe for a trade war with Europe."

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.

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?

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 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.

'Indyref 2' being pushed online
As the EU referendum count turned decisively towards Leave, the online conversation in Scotland immediately turned to the possibility of another vote on independence.

Five models for post-Brexit UK trade
Norway, Switzerland, Canada or Singapore? What approach should the UK take to trade deals with the EU and others, once it leaves the European bloc?

England's most pro and anti-EU boroughs
The vote in England exposes huge differences between the levels of support for the Remain and Leave campaigns in London and the rest of the country.

In pictures
Images of the historic day when millions of people across the UK voted in a referendum on whether the UK should remain in or leave the EU.

Who's who: Cabinet
What we know about the make-up of David Cameron's new cabinet

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.