Archive of 9 November 2007
The government has promised to provide better support for service personnel, their families and veterans, after being roundly criticised for failing in its duty of care towards the armed forces.
The prime minister has urged people along the east coast to monitor rising water levels, as the tidal surge proves to be less extreme than first thought.
Government-led initiatives to revive deprived areas have been "high risk" and achieved mixed results, the National Audit Office (NAO) has found.
Only three per cent of licensed premises in England and Wales are serving alcohol around the clock, under controversial legislation which the prime minister has threatened to scrap.
The government could be forced to authorise an independent investigation into the BAE-Saudi arms deal following a ruling at the High Court today.