Civil Service FC and Polytechnic FC play in match to mark FA's 150th anniversary
59,000 people believed to have been evacuated from their homes
Officials working for Tory minister Eric Pickles have been accused of an extraordinary attempt to suppress internal government emails – on the grounds that publishing such correspondence could lead to unwelcome “political and media exposure”.
The Al-Jazeera Egypt network, along with three other stations known to have covered Muslim Brotherhood protests have been told to stop broadcasting by an Egyptian court.
Inside Whitehall: The Civil Service is a very, very big organisation and it needs someone with corporate expertise to run it
Civil service boss Sir Bob Kerslake blamed for slow pace of reform, in role described as ‘impossible’ by critics
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy was allegedly paid from a slush fund operated by the governing People’s Party (PP) when he was a minister in the 1990s, according to documents published in the newspaper El Mundo. The accusations drew denials from the PP and calls for Mr Rajoy’s resignation, from opposition parties weary of austerity measures and an economy mired in recession.
Agreement on reform reached despite debt inspectors warning of an 'uncertain economic outlook'
Labour MP says: 'This is a lot of taxpayers' money to be wasting on what are essentially publicity events for the Prime Minister'
‘His judgement was excellent,’ Shirley Williams said of him. ‘He rang true on everything’
Head mandarins praised Lady Thatcher as the 'best kind of boss'
Powell says officials 'lacks the skills for coping with a modern society'
The Education Secretary Michael Gove was never told about allegations of abusive behaviour by one of his senior special advisers, the head of his department admitted today.
Civil servants are to stage a strike on Budget day to launch three months of industrial action in a worsening row over pay, pensions and working conditions.
Keir Starmer says overhaul of criminal justice system's efforts to tackle sex abuse will head off 'another Savile moment in five or 10 years' time'
More hot air in the wind turbine debate?