Abbott joins US shooting outcry

A leading black politician has joined widespread condemnation of the decision of a US jury not to indict a police officer for shooting dead a black ...

Anti-terror bill reaches Parliament

A sweeping package of counter-terror measures is to be introduced to Parliament today a s a nationwide extremism awareness campaign continues.

Police launch Lords expenses probe

Police have launched an inquiry into the House of Lords after Lord Hanningfield w as found to have claimed a £300 allowance for days on which he did ...

Warning over IT for benefit reforms

Billions of pounds are at risk if the Government fails to stick to its "challenging" timetable for introducing new IT systems to run its flagship ...

Clegg outlines EU benefits curbs

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has set out proposals to curb benefits to European Union migrants without "tearing up" freedom of movement rules ...

HSBC to pay £10m over US charge

HSBC will pay 12.5 million US dollars (£10 million) to settle regulators' charges that its private-banking business based in Switzerland violated US ...

Demand for non-mortgage loans rises

Consumers' borrowing using credit cards, overdrafts and personal loans is growing at its fastest rate in six years, with households finding it easier ...

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Kendra tongue to the fore again

Former Playboy model Kendra Wilkinson boasted that she was an expert with her tongue when she was tasked with the latest I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out ...

Police launch Lords expenses probe

Police have launched an inquiry into the House of Lords after Lord Hanningfield w as found to have claimed a £300 allowance for days on which he did ...

Warning over IT for benefit reforms

Billions of pounds are at risk if the Government fails to stick to its "challenging" timetable for introducing new IT systems to run its flagship ...

Funeral date set for MH17 victim

The funeral of a British student killed in the Malaysia Airlines MH17 air crash over Ukraine will take place next week.

Chancellor urged on extra NHS funds

The NHS is facing "financial crisis" unless George Osborne finds an additional £2 billion for health in next week's Autumn Statement, a health think ...

Abbott joins US shooting outcry

A leading black politician has joined widespread condemnation of the decision of a US jury not to indict a police officer for shooting dead a black ...

Child protection fears raised

Staff at the organisation aimed at tackling online child sexual exploitation have to share computers and youngsters could be put at risk because of ...