Today in Parliament

Today in Parliament

BBC correspondents report from Westminster on the most significant of the day's stories in Parliament.

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  • On The Runs

    Tue, 27 Jan 15

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    29 mins

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    The Northern Ireland Secretary admits more mistakes may come to light over so-called comfort letters

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  • Fracking ban bid fails

    Mon, 26 Jan 15

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    MPs reject calls for fracking to be suspended until more research is carried out on the environmental impact. And peers urge a change in the law to allow the storing of internet and phone data to help prevent a terrorist attack.

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  • Is it the end for the jobsworth?

    Fri, 23 Jan 15

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    MPs have voted to approve a bill to counter over-enthusiastic local officials who ban things over exaggerated health and safety concerns.

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  • May to revamp abuse inquiry within days

    Thu, 22 Jan 15

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    The Home Secretary, Theresa May, says she will decide on a new leader and a new structure for the troubled inquiry in historical allegations of child abuse by February.

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  • Clash at PMQs over Chilcot Inquiry

    Wed, 21 Jan 15

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    The long delay in the release of the inquiry report into the Iraq war prompts exchanges at Prime Minister's Questions.

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  • Democracy Day Special

    Tue, 20 Jan 15

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    Today in Parliament marks the 750th anniversary of the first English parliament with reports from Westminster and assemblies and parliaments around the UK and around the globe

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  • Lords-a-leaping

    Mon, 19 Jan 15

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    The House of Commons votes to allow women bishops to be fast-tracked into the House of Lords.

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  • Assisted dying

    Fri, 16 Jan 15

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    Peers debate the bill to allow assisted dying for terminally ill people, while the Commons debate whether councils should be allowed to hold prayers during council meetings.

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  • Personal stories

    Thu, 15 Jan 15

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    A row over mobile phone reception; a plea on behalf of people infected with contaminated blood; and why the United States doesn't care for haggis.

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  • A debate about debates

    Wed, 14 Jan 15

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    David Cameron and Ed Miliband accuse each other of 'running scared' over election TV debates; and the Home Secretary says that without increased surveillance powers, lives will be at risk.

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