Archive of July 2004

Blunkett to crack down on animal rights extremism

Blunkett to crack down on animal rights extremism

The Home Secretary will today announce plans to prevent intimidation of scientists by animal rights activists.


    Conservative MEPs seek UKIP committee places

    The Leader of the Conservatives in the European Parliament has written to the parliamentary authorities requesting that they are given committee places allocated to United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP).

  • Armed forces being let down

    MPs attack "woeful" defence procurement

    A highly critical report from the Defence Select Committee has accused the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of letting British troops down.

  • Savings rate at ten year low

    MPs call for action to restore savings confidence

    A committee of MPs has sharply criticised the performance of the long-term savings industry, and called for action to improve consumer confidence.

  • Landmark legal challenge

    Iraqi High Court challenge begins

    Iraqi civilians and their lawyers have begun a High Court action to try and force the UK Government to institute an independent inquiry into alleged deaths and serious injuries to Iraqi citizens.

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