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This year
Dominic Raab quits UK Cabinet but slams 'Kafkaesque' inquiry into bullying allegations
The inquiry stopped short of ruling whether Raab’s behaviour amounted to bullying but made multiple findings against him.
UK union leader says civil servants 'bullied' by Dominic Raab suffered mental health crises
Raab was appointed Deputy Prime Minister under Rishi Sunak.
Last year
Boris Johnson commits to publishing ‘everything we can’ from full Sue Gray inquiry
The British Prime Minister has promised a fuller publication of Gray’s investigation once the Met Police probe has concluded.
Johnson under pressure to hold inquiry into MP’s ‘Muslimness’ sacking claim
Nusrat Ghani said she was told her faith was “making colleagues uncomfortable” when she was sacked as a transport minister.
‘Very significant’ risk of Russia invading Ukraine, UK warns
Liz Truss has accused Vladimir Putin of plotting to install a pro-Moscow leader as head of the government in Russia’s neighbouring country.
Boris Johnson denies lying to parliament about No 10 parties after Cummings’ claim
It comes after Dominic Raab said this morning that Johnson would “normally” be expected to resign if he lied to parliament.
All time
Pressure piled on Johnson to come clean over No 10 Christmas party
Dominic Raab said it would have been a breach of Covid restrictions if Downing Street staff held a party last year.
Raab lays out plans to reform legislation to stop EU rights court from 'dictating' to UK
Justice Secretary Dominic Raab said the ECHR was imposing too many “obligations on the state”.
British government thought Kabul was 'unlikely' to fall to Taliban in 2021
The UK Foreign Minister is being questioned by a House of Commons committee on the country’s handling of the crisis.
Taliban and UK officials open talks over allowing people to leave Afghanistan
The UK has already evacuated more than 15,000 people since 13 August.
‘The sea was closed’: UK Foreign Secretary Raab denies paddleboarding while Kabul fell
Dominic Raab insisted he was working when the situation in Afghanistan began to deteriorate while he was on holiday in Crete.
Boris Johnson insists he has confidence in Dominic Raab over Afghanistan
Raab has come under increasing pressure to resign after it was revealed he was on holiday as the Taliban took control of Afghanistan.
Boris Johnson should resign if he broke ministerial code, says Scottish Tory leader
New polls suggest the Conservatives’ lead over Labour has been cut ahead of Thursday’s local elections in England.
Iran’s treatment of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe condemned as 'cruel' as 5-year-sentence ends
The 42-year-old has completed a near five-year sentence but must appear before a court in a week.
Raab ‘confident’ Northern Ireland hurdles can be overcome to ensure Brexit trade deal
He said he believed a deal with the EU could still be done if the latter shows ‘flexibility’ and ‘good will’.
Dominic Raab insists UK-US relationship will remain strong whoever is in White House
The UK Foreign Secretary said he would not ‘sucked in’ to a debate over postal votes after Donald Trump branded the election ‘a fraud’.
UK protection officer travelling with Dominic Raab suspended after leaving gun on plane
The officer had been travelling with Dominic Raab on a visit to the US.
Joe Biden warns trade deal between UK and US is 'contingent upon respect' for Good Friday Agreement
Meanwhile, UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab told US Congress that the EU is threatening peace in Northern Ireland
UK minister Raab criticised after saying 'taking the knee' comes from TV show Game of Thrones
The Foreign Secretary said today he only takes the knee for the Queen ‘and the missus when I asked her to marry me’.
'Shambolic': Confusion reigns on UK restrictions as Raab says people should only return to work from Wednesday
Business groups and trade unions had criticised Boris Johnson after it appeared he suggested a return to work today.
UK lockdown extended for three more weeks as number of coronavirus cases passes 100,000
861 new deaths were confirmed this evening, bringing the UK death toll to 13,729.
Dominic Raab warns UK 'not past the peak' as total hospital death toll exceeds 11,000
The UK has more recorded deaths than any country except the US, Italy, Spain and France.
Explainer: The UK doesn't have the equivalent of a tánaiste, so who's in charge right now?
Dominic Raab is deputising for Boris Johnson, but it’s a bit more complicated than that.
Raab: Boris Johnson 'in charge' of Iran crisis despite silence during Caribbean holiday
Johnson is facing mounting calls to make a statement on Friday’s fatal drone strike.
Dominic Raab calls for suspect in Harry Dunn death to ‘come back to UK and co-operate’
Raab met with the 19-year-old’s family today.
'I think you're being offensive': Dominic Raab confronted by foodbank user at constituency event
The incident happened on Thursday, but footage of the confrontation has since gone viral.
US to seek free-trade agreement with UK 'at the earliest possible time' after it leaves EU
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday met with UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab.
FactCheck: Did Dominic Raab frequently raise the risk of a no-deal Brexit during the referendum campaign?
The UK foreign secretary made the statement on BBC Radio 4 on Monday.
Bin the backstop or pay us off? Here's what the Conservative leadership hopefuls have said about Ireland
Ten Conservative MPs want to be the next prime minister. Here’s how they all have said they’ll solve the Irish “issue”.
FactCheck: Did a top EU official say 'Northern Ireland is the price to pay for Brexit'?
The claim was made in a video shared from a pro-unionist Twitter account.
'One of the loudest voices against an indefinite backstop': What's Dominic Raab up to?
From his review of the Good Friday Agreement to sparring with Irish journalists on Twitter, it’s been an interesting week for Mr Raab.
'Pure spoof': Government rubbishes Dominic Raab claims that Taoiseach leaked to media about him
The former UK Brexit secretary said he was ‘misrepresented’ to the media by Leo Varadkar.
Coveney: London's latest tactic is like saying 'give me what I want or I'll jump out the window'
Meanwhile, Dominic Raab told a British committee that they needed to find “a ladder for the Irish government to climb down”.
A Brexit bind: Here are the reasons why we haven't had a deal yet
There’s a Brexit deal on the table, but it looks increasingly unlikely that it will get through the House of Commons.
Theresa May's Cabinet: Who's gone, who's backing her - and what's likely to happen now
There have been five resignations so far today – including two members of her Cabinet.
Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab and three other ministers resign over draft Brexit deal
Raab said he understood why May had chosen to pursue the deal but that he couldn’t support it.
Varadkar tells May he's open to backstop review as long as UK can't unilaterally pull out
It comes as the UK’s Brexit Minister Dominic Rabb has reportedly hardened his stance.
Just months out from Brexit, Barnier warns that a solution to the Irish border issue is still needed
“The solutions [on Ireland] must be workable,” UK negotiator Dominic Raab said today.
UK Brexit negotiator says deal is '80% agreed'
Dominic Raab held talks with his EU counterpart Michel Barnier earlier this week.
New Brexit secretary: UK will refuse to pay €40bn Brexit bill without trade deal
Dominic Raab said that the Brexit bill, or the fee the UK must pay to leave the EU, is on condition of there being a trade deal.