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Tony Blair and Gordon Brown reportedly agree to restore earnings link to pensions

Brown and Blair strike deal on pensions

Gordon Brown and Tony Blair have reached a deal on pensions that would see the earnings link restored.


    Skinner evicted over Commons drug slur

    Dennis Skinner has been barred from the House of Commons for the rest of the day after accusing shadow chancellor George Osborne of taking drugs.


    Kennedy slams 'centralised' Labour

    Liberal Democrat leader Charles Kennedy today launched an attack on the government for making Britain one of the most centralised countries in the democratic world.


    Cameron disarms Blair with support

    David Cameron today set the tone for his new style of politics when he began prime minister's questions by giving the government his full support on school reforms.


    Unions 'stuck in the past'

    The militancy that governs the words and actions of trade union leaders threatens to make the organisations "irrelevant", a former TUC economics chief warns today.


    Howard faces Blair for the last time

    Michael Howard today marked his final prime minister's questions as Conservative party leader with dogged questioning on when Tony Blair himself would step down.

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