Gordon Brown and David Cameron have both met premier Wen Jiabao despite widespread protests against the Chinese leader.
Former Countdown co-host Carol Vorderman will head a Conservative taskforce into mathematics teaching, party leader David Cameron has said.
MPs will vote on an opposition day motion today which seeks to reform parliament following the cash-for-amendments scandal and Derek Conway's breach of parliamentary standards.
Workers at the Sellafield nuclear site have joined wildcat strikes about the use of foreign workers.
The prime minister has condemned wildcat strikes to prevent the use of foreign labour as "indefensible".
Powers to raid political candidates' homes and offices without a warrant broke human rights law and were right to be dropped, according to report out today.
PM should 'shake up' lobbying world
An emergency 'clean-up' of the Lords is underway with Jack Straw, justice secretary, bringing forward new legislation to bring Lords regulation more into line with that of MPs.
Air travel into, from and around the UK is being severely disrupted by the heaviest snowfall in the south-east of England for 18 years.
People are being urged to only travel if absolutely necessary today after heavy snowfall saw the rail and road services in the south-east shudder to a halt.
As icy gusts blow snow across Parliament Square, long-time protestor Brian Haw is committed to continuing his demonstration - whatever the weather.