BBC News - Politics Sarah Champion quits Labour front bench over rape article 2017-08-16T17:24:42.000000000+00:00 Sarah Champion quits the Labour front bench over an article on grooming, apologising for her choice of words. UK Brexit position paper opposes Irish border posts 2017-08-16T17:02:20.000000000+00:00 The government does not envisage border posts or CCTV cameras along the 300-mile Irish land frontier. Burnham's report card 2017-08-16T15:48:08.000000000+00:00 Andy Burnham discusses his first 100 days as Greater Manchester's first metropolitan mayor. Commons to review four-year Big Ben silence after criticism 2017-08-16T15:03:07.000000000+00:00 Prime Minister Theresa May is among the critics of the proposed four-year switch-off. Theresa May on Trump comments: Far-right should always be condemned 2017-08-16T13:41:19.000000000+00:00 UK prime minister says there is no "equivalence" between "fascist" protesters and their opponents. Theresa May: Leaders should always condemn far-right 2017-08-16T12:08:31.000000000+00:00 UK Prime Minister Theresa May says of Donald Trump's comments that leaders must condemn the far-right. UK unemployment falls to new 42-year low 2017-08-16T12:07:35.000000000+00:00 The jobless rate has fallen to 4.4% official figures show, but the squeeze on real incomes continues. Brokenshire: Ireland border deal is realistic 2017-08-16T08:23:21.000000000+00:00 The Northern Ireland secretary insists UK proposals for the Irish border can work May's message to Irish nationalists 2017-08-16T07:12:26.000000000+00:00 Papers report on message from Theresa May to Irish nationalists and death of the king, 40 years on. HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives in Portsmouth for first time 2017-08-16T06:36:09.000000000+00:00 Thousands of people gathered to watch the 65,000-tonne HMS Queen Elizabeth entering Portsmouth harbour.