Tory MP Tim Yeo is battling to save his political career after his local party apparently refused to re-instate him as its candidate for the next general election.
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Sunday 06 April 2008
Sunday 06 April 2008
Sunday 09 March 2008
It was a deeply embarrassing moment for the Government, though it passed almost without notice.
Monday 11 February 2008
A government minister has provoked a backlash by warning about birth defects among children of first- cousin marriages in Britain's Pakistani community.
Sunday 27 January 2008
Rogue landlords will be under scrutiny in an independent review of the private rental sector to be launched this week.
Friday 11 January 2008
For those of us who still pronounce it "nuculer", it was pretty heavy going yesterday. I thought I'd understood what John Hutton's statement meant, but then Steve Webb for the Liberals said that he hadn't understood it and so I assumed I hadn't understood it enough to realise what I hadn't understood.
Sunday 06 January 2008
The Government has been accused by a committee of MPs of "losing its nerve" when deciding to stagger the introduction of home Information packs (HIPs).
Sunday 03 December 2006
George Best's surgeon yesterday warned that increasing numbers of young women risk premature death by drinking to excess. Professor Roger Williams said female drinkers are a third less resilient to the effects of alcohol than men.
Thursday 08 June 2006
Wayne Rooney was sent back to join England's World Cup squad here last night but as a nation rejoiced, a day of legal wrangling and tension between the Football Association and Manchester United ensured his availability for the tournament is still in the balance.
Wednesday 07 June 2006
For the investors in Chariot, the cash-strapped company behind the troubled lottery game Monday, this week's emergency cash call was double or quits. Having already sunk close to £15m into creating a credible rival to the National Lottery, now was no time to give up.
Thursday 01 June 2006
Shane Warne's visitors ensured that Michael Vaughan's return to the County Championship after seven months here yesterday was as hectic as an episode of Doctor Who.
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