Jeffrey Donaldson welcomes progress in UK-EU plan but leaves options open over endorsement UK politics live – latest news updates The Democratic Unionist party (DUP) has withheld judgment on the deal to end the dispute over the post-Brexit Northern Ireland protocol, leaving the fate of power-sharing in the region hanging […]

European Commission president and ‘passionate anglophile’ Ursula von der Leyen met the king after NI trade deal agreed UK politics live – latest news updates When King Charles III ascended the throne, the new monarch is said to have accepted he would have a changed role with less freedom to […]

All-party group says there is extensive evidence that consuming pornography fuels sexual violence Action must be taken against pornography to help end the “epidemic” of male violence against women and girls, according to a cross-party group of MPs. A substantial proportion of mainstream pornography features physically aggressive behaviour by men […]

Annual rise of £425bn smaller than in previous two years, says Savills as it predicts fall in house prices in 2023 The total value of all homes across the UK has reached a record high of £8.7tn but rising mortgage costs are likely to lead to a dip in 2023. […]

Boat believed to be bringing refugees from Afghanistan, Iran and Pakistan struck rocks off coast of Calabria Fifty-nine people, including a newborn baby and other children, have died after a wooden sailing boat believed to be carrying refugees crashed against rocks off the coast of Italy’s Calabria region. Many of […]