Wednesday, February 21, 2018
The City of London is a sprawling beast. Yet when politicians and analysts talk about it, they tend to focus mainly on a narrow slice of it all – the banks. The  issue  of bank passporting has been pored...
Brussels has launched its own version of Project Fear by suggesting British workers will be at a higher risk of cancer as a result of Brexit. A European Commission briefing paper claims the UK could dilute health and safety laws...
Student survivors of the deadly Florida school shooting who hope to become the face of a revived gun control movement are on a potential collision course with President Donald Trump. Several of the students have criticized the president, whose election...

“Outdated attitude”

Theresa May will on Monday attack Britain’s “outdated attitude” to university education as she says too many people take degrees and are charged too much money for their courses. The Prime Minister will suggest that snobbery towards vocational training has...

Austria wins gold

Austria's Matthias Mayer produced a brilliant run to win the men's super G and claim his second Winter Olympics alpine skiing gold medal. Mayer, the downhill champion in Sochi in 2014, won in a time of one minute 24.44 seconds,...
Young middle-class professionals are half as likely to get on the housing ladder as they were 20 years ago, a new study has found as Tory MPs warned that the issue is an "iceberg" that could sink the party at...
Achanging of the guard is under way in Germany. Angela Merkel may still be clinging on to power, but months of intrigue as she tries to form a new coalition government have seen the other figures who dominated the...
The Commonwealth has begun secret deliberations to decide who will succeed the Queen as its head, it has been reported. Although Prince Charles will become King on the death of his mother, the head of the Commonwealth is not a...

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