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Operation to round up terror network ‘not complete’, Amber Rudd says

The terror network behind Manchester bomber Salman Abedi could still be at large, the Home Secretary said, as the hunt for accomplices continued at “full tilt”.

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Ukip’s Paul Nuttall ‘willing to serve as executioner’ if death penalty restored

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall says he would have no problem being involved in executing those who kill children or British soldiers.

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Music fans thank police after huge security operation at Manchester gig

Police were high-fived by grateful music fans as they left the first major event held in Manchester since a suicide bomber targeted a pop concert in the city.

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Makeshift sleeping and eating arrangements for passengers affected by BA glitch

Stranded holidaymakers spent the night on yoga mats on airport floors as disruption from the British Airways system failure continued into a second day.

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Home secretary hopeful Diane Abbott says she no longer opposes security services

Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott has said she no longer opposes the security services as she insisted her time as a graduate civil servant would prepare her for becoming home secretary.

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TV’s Peston refutes Defence Secretary’s claim Corbyn blamed terror attacks on UK

Sir Michael Fallon has attracted criticism for claiming Jeremy Corbyn said terror attacks were “Britain’s fault” in a heated exchange that ended with ITV’s Robert Peston banging his head on the desk.

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Theresa May tells of ‘harrowing’ visit to victims of Manchester suicide bombing

The Prime Minister has described her “harrowing” visit to Manchester Children’s Hospital to meet victims of the suicide bomb attack, saying the atrocity was “particularly sickening” because it targeted young people.

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Corbyn pledges increased staffing levels at security and intelligence agencies

A Labour government would recruit 1,000 more staff at security and intelligence agencies MI5, MI6 and GCHQ to step up efforts to prevent terrorism, Jeremy Corbyn has announced.

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In graphic: Poll of polls with 11 days to go

With 11 days until the snap General Election, the seven-day rolling average of all published polls shows support for the Conservatives stands at 45%.

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Tories plan new commission to tackle extremism and promote Britain’s values

A new Commission for Countering Extremism proposed by Conservatives will have a remit to clamp down on “unacceptable cultural norms” such as female genital mutilation.

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Tories target Jeremy Corbyn’s security record as polls suggest Labour advance

The Tories and Labour have clashed after senior Conservatives claimed Jeremy Corbyn would pose a security risk if he enters Number 10 after the General Election.

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Reports of Tory rift branded ‘tittle tattle’ amid social care cap uncertainty

The Tories are “not sure” what the cap on social care costs will be but reports of a bust-up within Theresa May’s inner circle over the policy are “tittle tattle”, senior ministers said.

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Temporary exclusion orders used in fight against terror, Amber Rudd says

Powers to ban suspected jihadis from returning to the UK have been used for the first time, Home Secretary Amber Rudd has revealed.

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Thousands of runners take to streets of Manchester in defiance of terrorists

Thousands took to the streets for the Great Manchester Run as the latest large-scale event took place in the city in the wake of the terror attack.

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Government urged to ‘open its eyes’ by parents of Manchester attack victim

Manchester bombing victim Georgina Callander’s family has warned the Government to “open its eyes” to the terror threat – or more parents could lose children.

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Tories target Jeremy Corbyn’s security record as polls suggest Labour advance

The Tories and Labour have clashed after senior Conservatives claimed Jeremy Corbyn would pose a security risk if he enters Number 10 after the General Election.

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Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood: ‘Wales needs a mandate, not a majority’

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood has urged Welsh voters to give her party a “mandate” in the June 8 general election, so that she can give Wales a voice in Parliament as the SNP has for Scotland.

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Jeremy Corbyn says unionists and republicans must get credit for N Ireland peace

Jeremy Corbyn insisted credit should be given to all unionists and republicans who helped deliver peace in Northern Ireland, as he denied speaking to the IRA.

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Election day ahead: Jeremy Corbyn to campaign in Scotland

On the campaign trail today Jeremy Corbyn will accuse the Scottish National Party of “passing on Tory austerity” as he takes Labour’s General Election campaign to Glasgow on Sunday. With Labour trailing behind the SNP and Conservatives in Scotland, Mr Corbyn is hoping to boost his party’s chances of improving on their solitary seat north of the border in the 2015 election.

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Surgeon who treated victims of Manchester attack subjected to racial abuse

Race hate abuse was hurled at a surgeon of Pakistani background after he worked to try and help save victims of the Manchester bombing, it has been reported.

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