Politics

Imperial measurements? What’s really on the government agenda
Politics

Imperial measurements? What’s really on the government agenda

While Boris Johnson floats ideas about imperial measurements and Irish sea bridges, families across the UK are at risk of falling into poverty

Life as a debt advisor: Universal credit is the one constant struggle
Opinion

Life as a debt advisor: Universal credit is the one constant struggle

The £20 universal credit increase doesn’t fix the system but it has made a noticeable difference. The lifeline must stay, says StepChange’s Jonathan Davies

Alarming things cabinet ministers have said in the past about their new briefs
Politics

Alarming things cabinet ministers have said in the past about their new briefs

Boris Johnson reportedly tried to move on blunder-prone politicians in this week’s cabinet reshuffle. But the new secretaries of state are no strangers to gaffes

Only 30 MPs turn up to debate cutting universal credit
Politics

Only 30 MPs turn up to debate cutting universal credit

Where is the new tax revenue going? Maybe Dominic Cummings knows
Opinion

Where is the new tax revenue going? Maybe Dominic Cummings knows

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More than 70 MPs back motion to stop ministers lying in parliament
Politics

More than 70 MPs back motion to stop ministers lying in parliament

Voter ID bill slammed as ‘a paywall to the ballot box’
Politics

Voter ID bill slammed as ‘a paywall to the ballot box’

Afghanistan: Dominic Raab repeatedly refuses to say when he went on holiday
Politics

Afghanistan: Dominic Raab repeatedly refuses to say when he went on holiday

The Greens’ small step in Scotland could yet have a big say in the UK
Opinion

The Greens’ small step in Scotland could yet have a big say in the UK

Sunak plans pool, gym and tennis court at his mansion while cutting benefits
Social Justice

Sunak plans pool, gym and tennis court at his mansion while cutting benefits

Petition to make lying in parliament illegal could get MPs’ debate
Politics

Petition to make lying in parliament illegal could get MPs’ debate

Forget false arguments, just offer hope
Opinion

Forget false arguments, just offer hope

Gloria Steinem and the ‘long, long, long’ feminist revolution
Politics

Gloria Steinem and the ‘long, long, long’ feminist revolution

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Culture wars: A minister’s new favourite tool for misdirection
Opinion

Culture wars: A minister’s new favourite tool for misdirection

Forget Dominic Cummings – focus on the real lion hearts
Opinion

Forget Dominic Cummings – focus on the real lion hearts

The UK housing market is still suffering from Victorian ideas
Opinion

The UK housing market is still suffering from Victorian ideas

Queen’s speech: New laws pledged for the year ahead – and what was left out
Politics

Queen’s speech: New laws pledged for the year ahead – and what was left out

Voter ID: What does the new plan mean for voters?
Politics

Voter ID: What does the new plan mean for voters?

Voter ID is a ‘real threat’ to marginalised groups
Politics

Voter ID is a ‘real threat’ to marginalised groups

The Downing Street decor has always been about modesty — until now
Opinion

The Downing Street decor has always been about modesty — until now

Won an Oscar? Come on in. Want an Oscar? Tough luck kids
Opinion

Won an Oscar? Come on in. Want an Oscar? Tough luck kids

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Count Binface: ‘My joke mayor bid has power main parties could only wish for’
Opinion

Count Binface: ‘My joke mayor bid has power main parties could only wish for’

‘ExcludedUK couldn’t text the PM’: Johnson under fire over Dyson messages
Politics

‘ExcludedUK couldn’t text the PM’: Johnson under fire over Dyson messages

Matt Hancock ‘breached ministerial code’ says Labour
Politics

Matt Hancock ‘breached ministerial code’ says Labour

Britain’s zombie union shambles on, but for how much longer?
Opinion

Britain’s zombie union shambles on, but for how much longer?

Under the government’s new war on woke, who’s going to be at risk?
Opinion

Under the government’s new war on woke, who’s going to be at risk?

‘Institutional thoughtlessness’: A catchy new name for the old boys club
Opinion

‘Institutional thoughtlessness’: A catchy new name for the old boys club

‘It’s time for change’: Washington DC street paper vendors on Capitol riot
Opinion

‘It’s time for change’: Washington DC street paper vendors on Capitol riot

Arnie gives rousing defence of democracy and takes aim at Trump
Politics

Arnie gives rousing defence of democracy and takes aim at Trump

Democracy is fragile. We all play a part in staying informed.
Opinion

Democracy is fragile. We all play a part in staying informed.

The US Capitol riot has deep roots in the far right ‘Patriot’ movement
Opinion

The US Capitol riot has deep roots in the far right ‘Patriot’ movement

Jet from Gladiators analyses top politicians by what’s on their desk
Politics

Jet from Gladiators analyses top politicians by what’s on their desk

Andy Burham warns Covid-19 restrictions left Britain’s poorest ‘struggling’
Politics

Andy Burham warns Covid-19 restrictions left Britain’s poorest ‘struggling’