Saturday, December 16, 2017

Lord Bassam resigns: Labour’s Lords chief whip stands down after expenses row

Labour's Chief Whip in the House of Lords has said he will resign amid controversy over his expenses claims. Lord Bassam has told fellow...

Most older workers will end their careers self-employed, report reveals

Most self-employed workers will be over the age of 50 within seven years, a new report has predicted. The move shows how older people...

Efforts to beat cancer hamstrung by cuts to local anti-smoking services

Efforts to prevent unnecessary cancer deaths are being hamstrung by “staggering cuts” to public health which have seen councils slash spending on stop...

Double Take: A united Ireland is the only practical solution to Brexit

Double Take is a podcast hosted by Kirsty Major in which she chats to the writers of Indy Voices' best politics and culture comment pieces. Please...

Brexit is already having an impact on London talent pool, warns Standard Chartered CEO

The UK’s ability to attract talent has already taken a hit because of Brexit, the chief executive of one of the country’s biggest...

Donald Trump’s tax bill could cause a recession, warns Great Depression expert

Donald Trump’s flagship tax reform bill could cause a severe recession, an economic historian has warned.  Professor Robert McElvaine, a leading expert on the...

Would Donald Trump’s tax plan really help ordinary working Americans and boost US growth?

“Massive tax cuts for working families across...

UK economy forecast to grow at subdued rate over two years amid Brexit uncertainty,...

The UK economy is expected to grow at a sluggish rate over the next couple of years, with economists warning that growth will...

Boris Johnson claims criticism of Western intervention ‘plays into jihadi narrative’ in terror speech

Boris Johnson has been heavily criticised for claiming that linking Britain’s foreign interventions to rising Islamist extremism “plays into the jihadi narrative”. In a...

Vladimir Putin hits out at ‘politically-motivated’ Russia ban from 2018 Winter Olympics

Vladimir Putin hit out at the “politically-motivated” ban on Russia from next year's Winter Olympics but vowed not to stand in the way...

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