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NET DEPENDENCY Welfare dependency is an economically destructive phenomenon which tears at Britain’s social fabric. For example, for the poorest fifth of households, income tax has fallen from 10.5% to 7.4% of original income. The middle three fifths of earners are now enjoying the lowest level of income tax as a proportion of income in recent de [...] Read more ...

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29 Jun 2015

Wimbledon 2015: Day one

TV, radio, and live text coverage of day one at the All England Club where Novak Djokovic and Petra Kvitova will begin the defence of their titles. Read more ...

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29 Jun 2015

Greville Janner to be prosecuted for child sexual offences

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Alison Saunders will now bring criminal proceedings against Greville Janner for child sex offences. This follows a review of the case under the recently introduced CPS Victims’ Right to Review scheme, which allows victims to have their cases looked at again, no matter who in the CPS made the original deci [...] Read more ...

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29 Jun 2015

Exclusive: Michael Gove faces High Court action over selling legal services to aid Saudi beheaders and torturers

Michael Gove: Facing a High Court challenge over selling services to the Saudis Tomorrow the High Court will receive an application from  the Gulf Centre  for Human Rights to bring a judicial review over the Justice Secretary’s decision to bid for commercial work from the Saudi Arabian government because of the regime’s appalling record of p [...] Read more ...

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29 Jun 2015