Nigel Morris is Deputy Political Editor at The Independent.
28 October 2013 12:00 AM
Scrapping the proposed High Speed 2 rail line and building a cheaper alternative would condemn passengers to 14 years of “hellish delays”, the Government will argue this week as it launches a fresh attempt to make the case for the troubled scheme.
25 October 2013 07:35 PM
The number of spin doctors in Whitehall has risen by more than 50 per cent since the Coalition Government was formed three years ago, it has been revealed.
25 October 2013 12:00 AM
‘The Independent’ argued for shake-up in system to offer more support and rehabilitation
24 October 2013 07:40 PM
The postal workers' union have demanded Vince Cable's resignation following claims that Royal Mail was valued at up to £10bn by a major bank - three times the price the Government sold it for this month.
23 October 2013 08:00 PM
Claim that policemen may face second inquiry is rebuked by forces after Commons appearance
23 October 2013 12:00 AM
Former Prime Minister says energy companies should fund people struggling to pay winter bills
22 October 2013 07:39 PM
A freeze in charges for MOT tests and a scheme to cut inflated petrol prices along motorways are being announced today in moves to cut the cost of motoring. Chris Grayling, the Justice Secretary, will also set out plans to weed out bogus whiplash compensation claims after accidents – an initiative he says will result in lower insurance premiums for drivers.
22 October 2013 12:00 AM
At least £500m more can be recovered each year from foreign visitors who use British doctors and hospitals, the Health Secretary will claim today as the Government sets out plans to toughen border controls.
Plebgate row: Three police officers admit 'poor judgement' in calling for Andrew Mitchell's resignation
21 October 2013 08:05 PM
Three police officers accused of trying to discredit the former Cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell over the “plebgate” row have admitted their “poor judgement” in talking to the media.
21 October 2013 05:29 PM
MPs on Commons standards committee argue that other professionals who work anti-social hours are able to claim for expenses
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