The Royal Navy wants to ask American squadrons to fly off its new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, because of delays to the introduction of Britain’s new F35B fighters, BBC Newsnight learns.
Far-reaching reforms to go ahead after Labour drops opposition but Westminster to have overall control of personal allowanceThe Scottish parliament is to be handed direct control over billions of pounds of income tax and welfare benefits after an £11bn cross-party deal which will lead to the biggest shakeup to Britain’s taxation system in the modern era.The historic move, which had been re
Plans to vet millions of people working with children and vulnerable adults are to be scaled back to “common sense” levels, the Government announced today
Hundreds of people demonstrate outside the US embassy in London in protest at the decision not to prosecute a white police officer for the killing of Missouri teenager Michael Brown.
The commission on devolving powers to the Scottish Parliament is to recommend full control over income tax rates and bands, the BBC understands.