'We heard of a growing disillusion with the lack of professionalism of some representatives' says report
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Tuesday 09 October 2012
Our diarist looks at the MP's error in judgement, Cameron's new tweeting venture and ex MP Louise Mensch.
Wednesday 03 October 2012
Stunningly artful in positioning and projection, this speech by the Labour leader will resonate with many of the Liberal Democrats in government
Tuesday 02 October 2012
Miliband is a nightmare for television broadcasters, says our diarist at the Labour Conference in Manchester, but could he be a voters dream?
Friday 28 September 2012
Independent Voices is partnering with the Battle of Ideas festival to present a series of guest articles on the key questions of our time.
Thursday 27 September 2012
Rumour has it that Euan Blair, Tony' eldest, may run for parliament. But what about the other progeny of those who dominated the New Labour era?
Wednesday 08 August 2012
Britain is to give an extra £10m to help more than 45,000 refugees fleeing the conflict in Syria, the International Development Secretary has announced.
Tuesday 10 July 2012
A groundbreaking summit hosted by the Department of International Development and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will take place tomorrow in an effort to halve the number of women in developing countries without access to contraception.
Thursday 28 June 2012
Thirteen players have reported for the first day of pre-season training at Rangers' Murray Park training ground, the club's media team have confirmed.
Thursday 31 May 2012
Britain is to buy up to £20 million of Malawian currency to help stabilise the African state's economy following a major devaluation, it has been revealed.
Thursday 19 April 2012
Britain is to provide an additional £4 million in aid for refugees displaced by the fighting in Syria, it was announced today.
Thursday 05 January 2012
Fragile and war-torn countries should lose British aid if their governments flout agreements made with the UK, a committee of MPs will say today.
Friday 30 December 2011
Britain has been accused of padding its aid budget with "made up money" so it can claim to have met its millennium promise of increasing the amount it donates to the world's poorest people.
Monday 26 December 2011
Save the Children said its East Africa emergency appeal has become the most successful in the charity's history after Britons donated more than £7 million in six months.
Saturday 17 December 2011
The Government's controversial decision to continue giving money to India, a nation that has more billionaires than the UK and an aid programme of its own, is directly linked to developing trade and investment opportunities, a senior minister admitted yesterday.
Saturday 10 December 2011
It is a big day today for Lord Ashcroft, the former bankroller of the Conservative Party, and others who have campaigned to have a £300m airport built on a remote Atlantic island, paid for by the British taxpayer.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
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