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Theresa May, Michael Gove and Jeremy Hunt among ministers whose areas escape brunt of austerity measures, analysis finds.

Typical Tory I’m alright Jacks.

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The three councils that have suffered the least from cuts in George Osborne’s controversial budget are represented by Tory cabinet ministers, a new analysis shows. 245 more words

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We are all in this together, but are we.

Philip Hammond urges China to cut steel production to save UK jobs

Mr Hammond said he urged China to ‘accelerate its efforts to reduce levels of steel production’

By Oliver Wright, POLITICAL EDITOR
The Independent

Philip Hammond says other European countries are not as prepared as Britain to tackle terror threats AP… 336 more words

Hammond is deluded 

Foreign secretary Philip Hammond is due to make a speech in London today in which he will apparently say:

“Britain is, and will remain, a world-class player.

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EU

‘It's a bit like: 'did he stop beating his wife?’’: Don’t praise Putin over Syria, U.K. foreign secretary says

U.K. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond attacked President Vladimir Putin over Russia’s intervention in Syria even as he began to pull his troops out of the Middle Eastern country, saying that welcoming the withdrawal would be like lauding a husband who’d given up abusing his spouse. 230 more words

News

Cameron The Weakling

David Cameron thinks that publicly exaggerating and flaunting Britain’s supposed weakness and vulnerability will make people vote to stay in the European Union, while having no impact on perceptions of his own leadership… 1,039 more words

UK Politics

More UK Double Standards over Israel

The Speaker of the Israeli Knesset, Yuli Edelstein, is due to address MPs and Peers in Parliament today at the invitation of his British counterpart, John Bercow. 378 more words