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October 2017 articles

Housing secretary Sajid Javid has made a bold pitch to chancellor Philip Hammond ahead of next month's Budget, arguing that [...]

22 October
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on course for a strong victory in Sunday's General Election, according to exit polls. [...]

22 October
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British expats living in Spain have been reassured they will be able to stay in the country after Brexit if no deal is reached [...]

22 October
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Business groups are piling pressure on government over the crucial details of a transition deal, warning that jobs are at risk [...]

22 October
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Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer has said Labour will unite with Tory rebels to make sure parliament is handed a vote on [...]

22 October
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House-buyers are being promised new assurances that could speed up the process of purchasing a home and end gazumping. [...]

22 October
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Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to blame a recent spike in UK crime on the “spread of Islamic terror” - despite the Office [...]

20 October
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Prime Minister Theresa May and EU leaders need to “make the final step” towards starting Brexit trade talks, according to [...]

20 October
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European Council president Donald Tusk today said EU leaders have agreed to start "internal preparations" for the second phase [...]

20 October
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Government borrowing has fallen to its lowest level year-to-date since before the financial crisis, delivering some welcome [...]

20 October
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The influential Treasury Select Committee has today launched an inquiry considering the economic impact of a "no deal" scenario [...]

20 October
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The Bank of England needs to improve “diversity at the most senior levels”, according to a letter written today to the chancellor [...]

20 October
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Another week, another round of the Brexit dance in Brussels. [...]

20 October
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Hillary Clinton has been in the UK this week, promoting her book What Happened and giving her own analysis of that very question. [...]

20 October
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