Cabinet secretary responds to Lord Lawson’s criticism that officials want to “frustrate the Brexit process”
Select committee calls on Treasury to relax rules so that Department for International Development can build capacity to ensure it allocates and manages aid budgets effectively
David Jones tells MPs he “never had any doubt” about Whitehall’s willingness to implement EU exit decision
Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow review: "A hefty account of the man who helped shape the future of the United States"
Geoffrey Lyons reviews Ron Chernow's biography of the enterprising statesman whose legacy endures in modern America
Davinder Mann promoted to lead operations at business-aiding agency
PACAC slams the “absence of safeguards” to ensure prime ministers do not bypass proper cabinet procedures, and urges government to publish the lessons it has learned from Chilcot Inquiry
Sarah Healey says response to Brexit shows the civil service at its best
Simon Case and Katrina Williams join the UK Permanent Representation to the European Union, as government prepares to issue Article 50 notification
International trade secretary's warning comes after reports officials in his department were dismissive of Commonwealth trade plan
Fledgling ministry offers £90,000 a year for senior officer to deliver “single device” for international trade staff to work with
Foreign Affairs Committee says UK should stick to its guns on Russia sanctions – but warns that decline in expertise at the FCO "must be reversed"
Liam Fox's staff start work in offices formerly occupied by DECC – and 007
Government should not be "opposed to consulting the people on the outcome of the negotiations", argues former cabinet secretary