Archive of 8 April 2011
News International has backed down significantly in its battle against its critics on the issue of phone-hacking.
Theresa May is poised to back an expansion of the database containing details of European air passengers, despite pre-election promises.
Britain should stay out of plans to bail-out Portugal, the shadow chancellor has said.
The Liberal Democrats are expected to push for a wholesale adoption of next week's report by the Vickers Banking Commission.
The government's much-criticised NHS reforms faced a new crisis today, when Tory MPs started to rebel over the plans.