Political News

  • 27 October 2014

    DAVID Cameron and George Osborne have welcomed a report which suggests journey times between northern English cities could be slashed under proposals put forward yesterday by the boss of the £50billion HS2 high-speed rail project.

  • 24 October 2014

    A furious David Cameron has launched his most trenchant attack on Brussels, insisting there is no way Britain will pay a surprise demand for £1.7 billion and warning it could help push the country towards the exit door.

  • 24 October 2014

    BRITAIN has notched up its seventh successive quarter of growth, but George Osborne warned the country faced a critical moment amid a darkening picture for the global economy.

  • 23 October 2014

    ED Miliband has promised "clear, credible and concrete" reforms on immigration, placing them at the heart of a Labour government's programme in a new Immigration Bill to be published if they win victory at the 2015 General Election.

  • 23 October 2014

    EU member states must start deregulating their economies and reform their labour markets to boost growth and jobs, David Cameron has urged as he warned Britain was not "immune" to the impact of sluggish economic performance elsewhere in Europe.

  • 22 October 2014

    Britain has too many poorly performing workplaces where employees are often badly treated, underpaid, overworked and ignored, a major report states today.