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Wednesday 02 February 2005
Tuesday 01 February 2005
Sunday 30 January 2005
Ruth Kelly, the Secretary of State for Education, will declare war on classroom pranksters and persistent attention-seekers in a speech on school discipline on Tuesday. She will urge schools to show "zero tolerance" even towards low-level classroom disruption in a speech to a north of England education conference.
Thursday 13 January 2005
In her first speech as Education Secretary, Ruth Kelly made clear that she intends to position herself as the parents' champion in education.
Friday 07 January 2005
Monday 03 January 2005
Thursday 16 December 2004
Sunday 28 November 2004
Tony Blair has become locked in a dispute with the newest member of his Cabinet over welfare payments to the sick and disabled.
Friday 10 September 2004
Tuesday 20 July 2004
Sunday 11 July 2004
Tuesday 29 June 2004
Providers of low-cost pensions and savings should not levy the maximum annual charge of 1.5 per cent unless they can prove they are offering advice about the products, the Government said yesterday.
Thursday 29 April 2004
Ruth Kelly MP: 'I don't have the choice of taking red boxes home. I have four children, and they want their mum'
Monday 29 March 2004
Wednesday 17 March 2004
Lord Penrose yesterday threw the door open to Parliament to decide whether Equitable Life policyholders should be due compensation, as MPs rounded on Ruth Kelly for her "callous" treatment of his findings and "washing her hands" of policyholders' troubles.
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Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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