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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  • Possible lifesaver or quacks' charter?

    Fri, 24 Oct 14

    Duration:
    25 mins

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    Peers look at how to allow more experimental medical treatment for people with cancer without giving a free run to quacks and charlatans.

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  • Will the new blueprint for the NHS succeed?

    Thu, 23 Oct 14

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    29 mins

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    Can a five-year plan rescue the ailing health service? MPs argue over whether it'll work. While peers weigh up a new proposal to tackle the spread of Ebola in Africa...

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  • Deport more criminals

    Wed, 22 Oct 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    28 days remaining

    David Cameron defends the Government after a report says not enough criminals face deportation

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  • How to chuck your MP out

    Tue, 21 Oct 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    27 days remaining

    I'm not part of the establishment, says the Lord Mayor of London. How to change your MP between elections. And why sending troops into Iraq is a bad idea.

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  • Jail for "revenge porn"

    Mon, 20 Oct 14

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    Peers agree to a prison term of up to 2 years for those who maliciously post images of former lovers online.

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  • EU Déjà vu again

    Fri, 17 Oct 14

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    25 mins

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    MPs debate the latest attempt to make sure there's a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU before the end of 2017.

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  • UK response to IS questioned

    Thu, 16 Oct 14

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    29 mins

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    MPs question the effectiveness of airstrikes on Islamic State; and Lord Freud faces more calls for him to quit over pay row.

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  • Miliband calls for Welfare Minister’s resignation

    Wed, 15 Oct 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    21 days remaining

    Labour leader Ed Miliband calls for the Welfare Minister, Lord Freud, to resign after he was recorded saying that some disabled people were "not worth the full wage". The Prime Minister distances himself from the comments, saying they "were not the views of anyone in government".

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  • Commons argues over future of devolution in the UK

    Tue, 14 Oct 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    MPs stage an all-day debate on the relationship between England and Scotland. And peers give the green light to Women Bishops.

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  • Ebola checks start on Tuesday

    Mon, 13 Oct 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    t's the first day back at Westminster for Mps after party conferences and the Scottish referendum. There are Government statements on Ebola and new powers for Scotland. And the Commons votes to recognise Palestine as a state.

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  • Green light for air strikes

    Fri, 26 Sep 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    By a big majority, MPs back bombing raids in Iraq against militants of Islamic State.

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