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22 August 2014 Last updated at 13:52

UK won't work with Assad - HammondPhilip Hammond

Britain will not work with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the battle against Islamic State extremists, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.


Labour's David JamiesonPCC chosen in 10.4% turnout election

Labour's David Jamieson is elected as the new West Midlands police and crime commissioner as it emerges the turnout was 10.4%.

John BercowEx-ministers join Commons clerk row

Veteran MPs Jack Straw and Margaret Beckett urge further scrutiny of the proposed appointment of the new House of Commons clerk amid a continuing row.

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What's the PM's next move on Iraq?

What next for the UK's policy on Iraq and Syria following the death of James Foley?

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Sir John Major praises immigrants for 'guts and drive'

Former prime minister Sir John Major praises immigrants for having what he calls "the very Conservative instinct" of wanting to improve their lives.

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BBC Parliament - To War!

A look ahead to our night of programmes marking the centenary of the outbreak of World War One.

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