Politics

MPs told government is considering when to "turn off" testing of asymptomatic people.
“The government must - urgently - update parliament on the nature of the contract and what security protections are in place."
Newspapers slammed Donald Trump’s son for topping “sick" taunts of Alec Baldwin following the death of Halyna Hutchins.
Standards committee accuses former minister of an "egregious case of paid advocacy".
The Facebook CEO was "personally involved" in a decision to reinstate the video after Republican politicians complained about its deletion, according to reports.
Business minister Paul Scully could not say whether public sector workers will get a pay rise above inflation next year.
Treasury makes another announcement ahead of Wednesday's statement.
“We could feed some of the human beings to the animals," the prime minister joked.
Labour accused the chancellor of "smoke and mirrors" as well as re-announcing old plans before the big day.
The prime minister took a grilling from schoolchildren demanding urgent answers.
"The level of abuse that I was getting was just so much that it was traumatic, it felt dangerous and I couldn't see the point of it."
“What we do know about this virus is the best thing we can do to protect ourselves is to get vaccinated," he said.
"If they haven’t got vaccinated by now, then there is an issue with patient safety," the health secretary said.
JCVI's Professor Adam Finn says government needs a "very different kind of message".
Chancellor says the "priority" is the booster vaccination programme.
The prime minister waffled about women lorry drivers having to urinate in bushes and female representation.
The Labour MP Vauxhall speaks to HuffPost UK about threats, growing up in south London and how people need to recognise that politicians are "human beings" too.
Asked to rule it out, he said he could see nothing to indicate it was "on the cards".
"Pretty cool that we aren't allowed to broadcast things the prime minister has said because they're too racist," Nish Kumar tweeted.
"Imagine this gonk deciding if you were hot enough for Friday beers," one person tweeted.