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Tuesday 16 April 2013
Minister promises revised approach to relaxation of planning law after Tory backlash
Monday 15 April 2013
Leicester 35 Wasps 16
Student captures Oscar Pistorius jogging around track - but agent denies he has returned to training
Thursday 04 April 2013
Olympian has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp
Saturday 30 March 2013
'Living in Biarritz was one long holiday'
Sunday 24 February 2013
This is bad news. A drop in a credit rating by one agency does not matter that much in itself, for heaven knows, the rating agencies have been absurdly wrong in their judgements. The AAA ratings they gave to dodgy US housing debt were one of the factors in the banking crash of 2008. Both the US and France have seen a similar modest downgrading of their debt. But it matters because it focuses investors on the inherent weakness not just of British national finances at the moment but also of the longer-term commitment of the UK authorities to holding down inflation and assuring investors that they will get paid back in real – rather than devalued – money.
15-year-old girl with missing moniker set to sue Icelandic government in fight to legally use her name
Thursday 03 January 2013
Parents who don't want to take a name from a government list have to apply to a special committee that has the power to say yes or no to the chosen name
Thursday 13 December 2012
Rupert Pennant-Rea is stepping down as chairman of the fund manager Henderson, which is shifting its tax base back to the UK.
Friday 30 November 2012
What to see and where to be seen
Wednesday 28 November 2012
Britain's worsening housing crisis cannot be solved without a major expansion of house-building in the countryside, the new Planning minister will say tonight.
Tuesday 27 November 2012
“We’re going to disappear from the public radar for about a year,” Guy Garvey announces to anyone in the crowd who hadn’t already heard.
Friday 23 November 2012
A study showed that 20 per cent of people seeking treatment for the problem live in the South East of England
Monday 05 November 2012
France needs “shock” therapy to break its downward economic spiral, including a substantial cut in payroll taxes, the government was told today.
Friday 02 November 2012
Tourists visiting Amsterdam will not be banned from using the city’s famous cannabis cafes, its mayor has said. Eberhard van der Laan believes that changing the law would lead to more crime.
Sunday 26 August 2012
Tuesday 24 July 2012
The European Union has lifted restrictions on aid to Zimbabwe and held out the prospect of removing sanctions from Zimbabwean officials to encourage political reform – though not from President Robert Mugabe and his inner circle.
British Muslim leaders outraged after Eric Pickles says followers of Islam should 'prove their identity'
UK terror fears: My jihadist son returned from Syria mentally scarred – now he is being ignored
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
Billy Crystal: 'Stop shoving gay sex scenes in my face'
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
- 1 The truth about 'girl things': Three cheers for Heather Watson's honesty
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 4 Tennis fan suing Australian Open organisers for 'failing to shade spectators' during Murray match
- 5 Men behaving badly: Urinating while standing, 'manspreading' and the gendering of selfishness