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Google blames National Action failure on YouTube reviewers

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 16:15
Google's anti-terrorism chief blames human error for failing to block National Action propaganda.

Plastics tax eyed in litter crackdown

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:50
Takeaway boxes, disposable cups and cigarette filters are some of the plastics that could be taxed.

Spring Statement: Chancellor threatens new tech tax

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:22
Philip Hammond calls for a deeper look at how tech giants like Google and Facebook are taxed.

Reality Check: Counting the cost of Brexit

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:22
Chris Morris considers new figures suggesting £2bn will be spent on staff to make Brexit happen.

Spring Statement: John McDonnell attacks 'astounding complacency'

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 14:55
Labour's John McDonnell says public services face a crisis "on a scale we have never seen before".

Reality Check

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 14:51
The chancellor says the economy is at a turning point because debt is falling.

Debt, borrowing and spending statistics for UK economy

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 14:41
Explaining some of the key statistics when looking at the state of the nation's finances.

Spring Statement: What were the key points?

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 14:29
The main points from Chancellor Philip Hammond's latest update on the economy and public finances.

Philip Hammond delivers statement on UK economy

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 13:55
There is "light at the end of the tunnel" for the UK economy, says Philip Hammond in his 26-minute speech.

Spring Statement: Shadow chancellor responds to Hammond

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 13:55
The chancellor is accused of "astounding complacency" for his handling of UK public services by John McDonnell.

Millennial railcard website crashes

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:42
Demand for the new millennial railcard crashes the website on the first day of nationwide sales.

Voters asked about austerity measures and UK economy

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:31
An unscientific test with plastic balls is used to ask potential voters about the UK economy

Further suspicious items of mail delivered to Westminster

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:15
Police return to Westminster for the second day in a row to investigate "suspicious items of mail".

Comic Relief makes Africans 'to be pitied'

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 11:16
David Lammy says African people are "equals to be respected, not as victims to be pitied".

Spy poisoning: Johnson 'giving Russia until midnight to explain'

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 11:00
Boris Johnson says the reckless use of chemical weapons must end after an attack on a former Russian spy.

Deal offered in university pensions row

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 10:56
Union leaders and universities reach agreement - but some strikers want to reject the deal.

Spy case options

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 10:51
From expelling senior Russian diplomats to acting through Nato - here are some of the options.

Delay Russia World Cup over poisoning, says Labour MP

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 10:00
MP Stephen Kinnock says holding it there as planned would almost be a vindication for the country.

Russian spy: Deadline for Moscow over spy poison attack

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 09:25
Theresa May warns Moscow it must explain its role in the Salisbury nerve agent attack or face a retaliation.

Brexit: Jean-Claude Juncker says UK will 'regret' decision

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 09:17
The UK will come to "regret" leaving the EU, the European Commission president says.

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