Archive of 7 April 2011
Elected police commissioners will soon be introduced, but the government must flesh out their precise role in the police force.
Read Labour leader Ed Miliband and chancellor George Osborne's speeches to the British Chamber of Commerce (BCC) in full:
José Sócrates, Portugal's caretaker prime minister, gave a televised address last night to request emergency financial assistance:
Chancellor George Osborne told the British Chamber of Commerce (BCC) that Portugal's debt crisis confirmed the need for an austerity drive in Britain:
Raoul Ruparel, Open Europe's economic analyst, commented on Portugal's bail-out request: