Boris Johnson is urging MPs to back his Brexit deal as he launches a final bid to force through legislation in time for the UK to leave the EU with an agreement on October 31.
Theresa May has caught the country off guard with her shock call for a General Election to be held on June 8.
Gordon Brown has accused the Conservatives of threatening the "survival" of the UK by pressing ahead with plans to ban Scots MPs from English-only votes.
The UK Government could move to ban Scottish MPs from voting on English-only matters without bringing forward any new laws.
The UK faces a fresh threat to its existence because of the deep divisions over plans for a constitutional shake-up, it was claimed yesterday.
Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael claimed yesterday that pro-UK politicians had already started delivering on their referendum "vow" to Scotland.
William Hague has promised Scots that devolution in England will not pose "any threat" to the delivery of pledges made before the independence referendum.
Backbench Conservatives have broken ranks to demand a "new deal" for England - and expressed concerns about plans to give more powers to Scotland.
A north-east man exposed as an extremist militant planned charity football matches in Aberdeen to raise money for humanitarian aid just months before he turned his life to terror.
A senior UK Government minister was left embarrassed last night after an attempt to score political points out of the Commonwealth Games backfired.