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Donald Trump cancels visit to London to open US embassy

12 January 2018

In a typically bullish tweet, Trump claimed the visit had been cancelled because the new embassy was overpriced and in a poor location

Theresa May to join war on plastic waste

11 January 2018

Theresa May set to unveil 25-year plan to cut plastic waste as Scottish Government considers ban on plastic cotton buds

Majority of Scots support tough action on obesity, finds survey

11 January 2018

Scots 'underestimate their own weight' but support tough actions by government, according to report

Scottish EU continuity bill 'due next month'

11 January 2018

Scottish Government signals intent to move quickly to bring EU powers under Scots law after UK Government break promise on amendments to its Brexit bill

Scotland to become first country in UK to ban sale of plastic cotton buds

11 January 2018

With plastic stemmed cotton buds responsible for killing millions of marine animals each year, ministers today announced they would consult on plans to make Scotland the first country in the UK to...

Poll: Scots oppose separate immigration deal from rUK

10 January 2018

Nicola Sturgeon's immigration proposals are not shared by most Scottish voters, new research suggests

Reshuffle: Justine Greening quits cabinet

9 January 2018

Greening said social mobility in the UK matters more than a ministerial career

Reshuffle: Theresa May expected to add 'no deal' Brexit minister to cabinet

8 January 2018

Prime Minister will shuffle her top team today, with various outlets saying Justine Greening is set to be moved from her current job as Education Secretary

Theresa May expected to double number of new peers to get Brexit bill through the Lords

8 January 2018

Decision would contradict Burns Report recommendations, which suggested limiting number of new appointees in order to reduce the chamber’s size