Gordon Brown and the UK Labour Party are bracing for humiliation in this Thursday’s European election. The Prime Minister’s popularity is
The continuing expenses scandal in Britain has cast a long shadow over Thursday’s European election. Three weeks of allegations, accusations and
Gordon Brown has refused to quit despite his ruling Labour party facing meltdown in the European elections in the light of fresh MPs expenses claims
Three more British members of parliament have agreed to stand down at the next election in the wake of the MPs’ expenses scandal.
Average house prices in Britain are likely to fall by a further 12 to 14 percent this year according to the latest residential market forecast by
Virgin Atlantic has announced its yearly profits nearly doubled , but the privately-owned airline warned the weak global economy mean it will be
Calvin Harris is topping the UK singles chart with his single “I’m not Alone” which was released in April. Calvin Harris has already worked with
The British government has refused to make public the results of stress tests carried out on UK banks to see if they have enough cash in reserve
In the financial year just ended UK carrier British Airways slumped to a record loss of 250 million euros in what it called “the harshest trading
British retail sales rose much more than expected in April with most sectors doing well.
The latest official data suggested that consumer spending
Supporters of retired Nepalese Gurkha soldiers are celebrating a U-turn by the British government over their right to settle in the UK. The policy
The whiff of political sleaze has spread to the UK’s upper house after two Labour peers were suspended for offering to amend laws in exchange for
The UK’s lower House of Parliament has been debating reform of its members’ expenses claims system a day after the Speaker was forced to resign over
British MPs have been proposing differing ways of restoring parliament’s reputation, after the House of Commons was rocked by the Speaker’s
A political crisis in Britain over MPs expenses looks set to claim a high-profile casualty.
Several British media are reporting that the speaker
One of the most senior figures in British politics – the Speaker of the House of Commons – is preparing for talks with party leaders on the MPs
Opinion polls say Britain’s main political parties are likely to cede ground to marginal groups in next month’s European elections because of the
A turbulent week for UK members of parliament embroiled in a scandal over their expenses has ended with Scotland Yard now considering whether to