Immigration staff 'must act faster'

Thousands of illegal immigrants could be escaping removal from the UK because immigration officials are failing to act promptly on allegations made ...

Full income tax devolution backed

Labour's Scottish devolution plan was dealt another blow today after a think tank closely affiliated to the party said its cautious tax proposals do ...

Miliband in immigration law pledge

Ed Miliband has said a Labour government would immediately bring in an immigration Bill as he insisted people's fears can be addressed without ...

Military complaint system 'failing'

A proposed military complaints watchdog needs stronger powers if personnel are to trust its independence from commanders, MPs said.

Call to let Scots set own time zone

Scotland should be devolved powers to set its own time zone, a former minister has said.

Stocks buoyant after earnings boost

A combination of strong company earnings and encouraging economic reports, both in the US and Europe, gave the stock market another day of solid ...

Economic recovery slowdown expected

Britain's economic recovery is expected to post a slowdown when official figures are published tomorrow.

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Plan for faith schools code shelved

Plans for a code of conduct for faith schools working outside mainstream education have been shelved by the Government.

Madeley complains about rape threat

Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan have confirmed they have made a formal complaint to the police after online rape threats were made against their ...

2m watch Lynda's last interview

Around 2 million people watched the late Lynda Bellingham's final interview on Loose Women - doubling the show's usual audience.

Immigration staff 'must act faster'

Thousands of illegal immigrants could be escaping removal from the UK because immigration officials are failing to act promptly on allegations made ...

Kate attends addiction charity gala

The Duchess of Cambridge will continue her return to public duties tonight as she steps out in support of an addiction charity.

Miliband in immigration law pledge

Ed Miliband has said a Labour government would immediately bring in an immigration Bill as he insisted people's fears can be addressed without ...

Coroner: Teenager's death a mystery

Mystery surrounds the death of a teenager who left her home barefoot in the middle of winter, an inquest has heard.