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Labour has performed a dramatic Brexit policy shift announcing the UK should stay in the single market and customs union during any transitional period after the March 2019 deadline.

Plenty of eyebrows were raised when former Chancellor George Osborne was handed the role as Editor of London’s Evening Standard.

As the realities of Brexit and its economic impact become clearer, alarming generational splits are emerging

The architect of the Labour’s introduction of student fees says the money charged is now nothing more than vice-chancellors profiteering

It is 50 years since a huge breakthrough for gay rights in the UK – the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality

We chart the rise of Corbyn from Labour leadership candidate to pulling in the crowds at Glastonbury Festival

Centrists are desperately hoping for the emergence of a Macron-like leader in the UK. It won’t happen, and wouldn’t work anyway

The flames might be out in Grenfell Tower but the pain is still searing - conspiracy theories have taken hold of the shell-shocked community

The seemingly sure-footed Nicola Sturgeon may have misjudged the post-Brexit mood.

We pick the most wrong and unstable Leavers of the week

Watch as the Labour leader throws Tory campaign slogans back at May in the first week back of Parliament

This has been a dreadful campaign, as shallow and mean-spirited in its way as the Brexit campaign last summer, its proximate cause.

Our Brexiteer diarist still can’t quite work out how the Tories got themselves into such a pickle over the funding of social care

Politics is a matter of sentiment, of attitude and feeling.

The Liberal Democrats have put fighting Brexit at the heart of their manifesto.

Is Theresa May more big time than the Tories? Five things we learned on Friday:

Macron’s election raises the stakes in the governing game

It would be bliss to elect a pro-EU government that would ditch Brexit, says A C Grayling

Is it time for toughness to discourage further defections or for accommodation to a changing public mood across the Union?

MPs would be given the chance to halt a Brexit deal secured by a Labour government, Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer has said.

In these increasingly strange days it seems Westminster’s undead, tempted by a whiff of Brexit flesh, are marching back on to centre stage

During the referendum, Leavers loudly defended the rights of EU citizens legally resident in the UK. Now many pro-Brexit MPs are not practising what they preach.

The Peers should be heeded – most have been around for considerably longer than their friends in the Commons

At present Britons living abroad and EU citizens in the UK are pawns on a political chessboard.

Romanticism always outshines stoicism, but the cavaliers left a terrible mess behind, says Michael White

Well, if you voted to Leave the EU – congratulations. But did you vote for this?

Theresa May is engaged in a series of spontaneous chess battles, and with fresh rumours swirling of a snap election, the outcomes of none are certain

Tweet them, email them and engage with them - do not stop

There’s danger in getting too close to Donald Trump. As Theresa May heads to the White House she needs to keep her distance

Former leader of the 1968 student protests. Daniel Cohn-Bendit explains what links those protests to Brexit and Trump, where the EU has failed and the simple way it can succeed

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