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2015/03/25 15:56
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JOHN FRANCIS MILLS BAILEY “GAIKEZHEYONGAI” (SWIFT WING) June 2, 1923 – March 18, 2015 John Francis Mills Bailey died peacefully at the Manitoulin Health Centre in Little Current on Wednesday, March,...
2015/03/25 15:56
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2015/03/24 03:09
2015/03/24 03:09
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A businessman, Peter Wilmott, posing as a high-rolling party donor, had been sent off by the programme to see if he could gain privileged access to the upper levels of all three main parties: Labour,...
2015/03/23 23:38
2015/03/23 23:38
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A former sleaze watchdog has raised concerns about the potential influence a wealthy Russian Conservative donor could have on the party and suggested the Tories' glitzy fundraising ball should be more...
2015/03/23 00:37
2015/03/23 00:37
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Paul Wilmott, who was secretly working with Channel 4’s Dispatches programme, pretended he was thinking about making substantial contributions to the Conservatives, Labour and the Liberal...
2015/03/20 07:35
2015/03/20 07:35
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Banks and accountants that aid tax evasion will face criminal penalties under plans unveiled by the government. A new offence of corporate failure to prevent evasion is being created to address those...
2015/03/20 07:20
2015/03/20 07:20
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Plaid Cymru has claimed that it could reduce the deficit in a “fair and equitable way” through measures which would raise £100bn over the next five years. Treasury spokesman Jonathan Edwards said:...
2015/03/20 00:37
2015/03/20 00:37
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... Danny Alexander’s budget.” “But the Budget was on Wednesday.” “Yes, but he doesn’t agree with it so he’s having one of his own.” “But I thought he was the Chancellor’s deputy.” “Well, he is.”...
2015/03/19 22:09
2015/03/19 22:09
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... a farce,” said Chris Leslie, Mr Alexander’s opposite number. “I know it’s usual to have several days of Budget debates, but not several Budgets.” Mr Alexander patiently corrected him. His...
2015/03/19 19:37
2015/03/19 19:37
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In an unprecedented parliamentary speech, Danny Alexander, the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, set out Lib Dem tax and spending plans for the years 2015 to 2020. Ahead of his statement, he posed...
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2015/03/19 17:37
2015/03/19 17:37
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But instead it turned into a humiliating session for Danny Alexander, the chief secretary to the Treasury, as presented his “Alternative Budget” to an almost empty House of Commons. It was a bizarre...
2015/03/19 14:25
2015/03/19 14:25
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The Liberal Democrats staged their own "alternative budget" in the House of Commons. Unlike yesterday's budget, which will be voted for by both coalition parties and become government policy, the...
2015/03/19 12:47
2015/03/19 12:47
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The Lib Dems were branded a “farce” today after Chief Secretary Danny Alexander delivered an "alternative Budget”. Less than 24 hours after signing up to George Osborne’s Budget, the Lib Dem Treasury...
2015/03/19 12:28
2015/03/19 12:28
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Danny Alexander's so-called "yellow budget" was condemned as a "farce" and an "abuse of privilege" by Labour. Chris Leslie, the shadow chief secretary to the Treasury, made the attack after Alexander...
2015/03/17 16:43
2015/03/17 16:43
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Marlon James of Macalester College and Claudia Rankine, published by Graywolf Press, are both finalists for a PEN Literary Award. Star Tribune file photo. The PEN literary awards longlist was...
2015/03/15 12:43
2015/03/15 12:43
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Nearly seven in ten people in Nottinghamshire voted against it four years ago, but some politicians in the county are expecting electoral reform to be back on the agenda after May. UKIP and the Green...
2015/03/14 23:12
2015/03/14 23:12
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George Osborne will unveil plans this week to give up to five million current pensioners the right to swap their regular retirement incomes for cash lump sums when he unveils his final budget before...
2015/03/13 18:43
2015/03/13 18:43
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The Institute for Fiscal Studies found that by 2015/16, the coalition had introduced tax rises totalling £64.3 billion - including a £14 billion hike in VAT and £5.2 billion increase in National...
2015/03/13 13:44
2015/03/13 13:44
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Cutting energy prices would be a top priority for a new Labour government, Ed Miliband has said. The party leader said the price of utility bills was "sky high" and wanted to give the regulator...
2015/03/12 06:43
2015/03/12 06:43
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Alleged former child abuse victim Mickey Summers will attempt to unseat Nottingham City Council leader Jon Collins in the May election. Mr Summers has been chosen as Ukip's prospective candidate for...
2015/03/11 14:24
2015/03/11 14:24
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In tomorrow's New Statesman, I profile Ed Balls, one of the biggest beasts of British politics. But who are the men and women behind the shadow chancellor? Balls's loyal and respected team have never...
2015/03/25 15:56
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