Proposals "fetter UK's discretion", insists crime minister Norman Baker MP
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Monday 13 January 2014
Community leaders say they no longer trust police to investigate offences as fewer than two out of 10 allegations of race hate are followed up by officers
Monday 25 November 2013
Petrol stations, takeaways and newsagents across Northern England are stocking ‘legal highs’ like “peanuts in a pub”, as drug sales spread from ‘head shops’ to the high street, a report from a major drugs charity claims.
Tuesday 08 October 2013
Nick Clegg’s first words were “I hope you can all hear me”; puzzlingly, since he was speaking through a microphone and there were only a couple of dozen of us in the audience.
Friday 20 September 2013
Campaigners reject Government attempt to assuage anger over rising train prices
'Mix and match' plan could spell the end of one way train fares costing almost as much as return tickets
Wednesday 18 September 2013
Plans for a pilot scheme that could see all long-distance rail tickets sold on a single-leg basis and allow passengers to 'mix and match' each ticket type when planning a return journey
Thursday 01 August 2013
An estimated 290 people were killed in drink-drive accidents in Britain in 2012
Monday 29 July 2013
Lib Dems split over support for cabinet colleague
Monday 29 July 2013
But motorists could face stiffer fines for dangerous parking
Friday 19 July 2013
Children across the country could be offered free bus travel under plans being considered by the Liberal Democrats.
Monday 15 April 2013
Authorities are winning the war against metal and cable theft on the railways, according to latest figures.
Simon Burns, minister responsible for train fares, uses £80,000-a-year chauffeur-driven government car to 'avoid overcrowded trains'
Sunday 06 January 2013
News is likely to provoke more anger from commuters still reeling from the New Year inflation-busting rise in train fares last week.
Sunday 30 September 2012
Cowboy wheel clampers will be outlawed from clamping vehicles on private land from tomorrow as new legislation comes into place.
Monday 05 March 2012
Plans to soften the blow from withdrawing child benefit from higher-rate taxpayers will be announced in the Budget later this month.
Monday 05 March 2012
Exasperated with a primary process as protracted as it has been vicious, Republican Party grandees are looking to see if Mitt Romney can at last regain an aura of inevitability in tomorrow's "Super Tuesday" contests across 10 states.
Sunday 04 March 2012
Ever since 24 September last year, we have known the name of the winner of today's Russian presidential vote. That was the day when Vladimir Putin ended long-running speculation and instead of allowing his protégé, Dmitry Medvedev, a second term in the Kremlin, announced to Russia and the world that he would return himself.
Actress sees off speculation about her face in an amazing way
Florida mother launched a petition to ban the sale of the dolls
Marvel has released first teaser trailer week early after it leaked online
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
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