Labour’s mayoral candidate Sadiq Khan has called on the government to make all property ownership in London transparent.
Fair is foul and foul is fair. Friends are foes and foes are friends.
Council leaders and opposition parties have derided Nicola Sturgeon’s changes to Scotland’s council tax system as muddled and timid after she sidestepped calls for fundamental reform.
Russia is the only world power that would welcome a British exit from the EU, Philip Hammond has said as the government intensified its warnings about the danger of a vote to leave.
George Osborne has said Britain will face a “long, costly and messy divorce” if it leaves the EU, as he promised to publish a full cost-benefit analysis on Brexit.
A government announcement that there will be “no legal changes” to the Freedom of Information legislation following a review of the act was being cautiously welcomed by campaigners on Monday.
George Osborne has said the tax take from Britain’s highest earners has increased by £8bn despite his reduction in the top rate of income tax.
Nearly every candidate scored results that will keep their campaigns afloat, so the nomination processes will remain contentious.
Jeremy Corbyn has told his MPs he is “confident of a good result” in May’s local elections as he addressed the party for the first time this year.
The foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, was urged to avoid passing politically sensitive judgments on world events until he was in full possession of the facts after he prematurely blamed Islamist terrorists for the killings in Munich on Friday.
John McDonnell, the shadow chancellor, has made an impassioned plea for Labour supporters to stop “trying to destroy our party just to get rid of Jeremy Corbyn” after it was claimed a member of his staff broke into a rival MP’s office.
Jeremy Corbyn is the overwhelming favourite to win the Labour leadership contest, according to the latest Opinium/Observer poll, which shows he has more than twice the level of support among party supporters as his challenger, Owen Smith.