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Condemn Hungary’s Orban, Labour urges PM after MEPs fail to back censure

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMichael Gove said “individual criticisms” were not helpful Theresa May should condemn Hungary’s “reactionary” government, Labour has said, following the refusal of Tory MEPs to back a censure motion. Shadow Cabinet Office minister Jon Trickett urged the PM to speak out against Viktor Orban’s administration. Two thirds […]

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Divorce law: Plans to overhaul ‘archaic’ laws revealed

Image copyright Getty Images More details have emerged about government plans to overhaul “archaic” divorce laws in England and Wales. Couples wishing to divorce could soon benefit from a less confrontational process, under proposals confirmed by the Justice Secretary David Gauke. The government has launched a consultation proposing removing the need to allege “fault”, and […]

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John Lewis boss rejects Dominic Raab Brexit jibe

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Dominic Raab says it is mistake for businesses that “aren’t doing so well” to blame Brexit The boss of John Lewis has hit out at Brexit secretary Dominic Raab after he said companies should not blame Brexit for poor results. Sir Charlie Mayfield said he “didn’t say Brexit was the […]