Politics


MPs call for tax on social media firms

Image copyright Getty Images A group of MPs is calling for a tax on social media companies’ profits, saying the firms are operating in “an online wild west”. Its report, which follows a year-long inquiry…




Brexit: DUP says issues remain over deal

Image copyright Reuters Image caption DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds speaks to the media outside the Cabinet Office on Friday The Democratic Unionist Party has said there are “still issues to be discussed” with the…


Nick Boles: Tory MP quits local party over Brexit

Tory MP Nick Boles is resigning from his local Conservative association after clashing with them over Brexit. Mr Boles, who wants to remain as MP for Grantham and Stamford, has spoken out about leaving the…