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Britain's place in the world depends on coalition dynamics
Coalition’s first 100 days: Foreign policy

From outright ignorance to devious calculation, the coalition’s mixed motives have left its foreign policy open to criticism in its first 100 days. Dark undercurrents of domestic party politics might be to blame. By Alex Stevenson Both David Cameron and Nick Clegg recognised, very early on, the need to integrate Lib Dem ministers across the… Read more »

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George Osborne's budget saving 'shortfall'
George Osborne’s budget saving ‘shortfall’

A report today claims the shadow chancellor’s proposed savings would fall £3 billion short and take five years longer than he estimated. At the Tory party conference George Osborne confirmed reports that under a Conservative government the state retirement age would rise to 66 ten years earlier than planned, saving £13 billion a year from… Read more »

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