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Friday 13 December 2013
Outlook Lost in the heat of yet another day of shame for the banking industry was an important point made by Andrew Tyrie, the chairman of the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards.
Thursday 05 December 2013
Experts say that 2020 is the final deadline for deciding whether one of the world’s oldest buildings is to be saved for future generations
Friday 29 November 2013
MPs are backing a boycott of Amazon this Christmas because of the internet giant's aggressive tax-avoidance policies.
Friday 29 November 2013
Jamie Merrill follows Robert Goodwill’s ride along the roads that have become a death trap for the two-wheeled
Bored MPs fiddled their expenses as a 'displacement activity' because Parliament had become irrelevant, says John Bercow
Wednesday 27 November 2013
MPs fiddled their expenses as a “displacement activity” because Parliament had become irrelevant and ineffective, Commons Speaker John Bercow has said.
Success of BBC’s move to Salford leads to calls for other leading cultural institutions to be relocated to cities in the north of England
Wednesday 13 November 2013
New 'national economic strategy' could see institutions such as the British Museum and the Royal Opera House moved away from London and the South East
Guy Fawkes 2013: From timid testicles to gunpowder plot truthers, ten things about bonfire night you probably didn't know
Tuesday 05 November 2013
Remember remember the fifth of November. The rhyme tells us it’s important to make the 'gunpowder, treason and plot' stick in our memory, but how much of this grisly tale of rebellion and religion do we really know?
Thursday 10 October 2013
27-year old Annaliese Briggs resigns her position in charge of Pimlico Primary after a month
Wednesday 09 October 2013
Lord Justice Leveson faces a battle to stay out of the heated political debate into press regulation after frustrating a House of Lords committee by refusing to reveal his thoughts on how his inquiry recommendations have been handled.
Wednesday 02 October 2013
Speculation suggests London Mayor could stand for Parliament in 2016
Conservative Party conference: David Cameron says Boris Johnson is welcome back in Commons fold at next election
Tuesday 01 October 2013
Prime Minister would give London Mayor a 'warm welcome' if he were to stage a Commons comeback
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
You can STILL be jailed for being a republican, government confirms, and it remains illegal to even 'imagine' overthrowing the Queen
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Fighting back: the woman giving a voice (and 49,999 others) to the victims of sexism - by giving an airing to their horror stories
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Ethan Couch: Texas quadruple murderer – or a victim of ‘affluenza’?
- 1 America's 'virgin births'? One in 200 mothers 'became pregnant without having sex'
- 2 Sun will 'flip upside down' within weeks, says Nasa
- 4 Christmas comes early: Justin Bieber announces he's 'retiring from music'
- 5 Children evacuated from swimming pool after prosthetic leg mistaken for paedophile