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Political eruptions? Criticism emerged of the government response today.
Ash cloud crisis becomes political

By Ian Dunt The political ramification of the ash cloud hovering over Europe started to reach a crescendo this morning, as industry and passengers looked for someone to blame and the prime minister’s emergency plans came under the spotlight. The Met Office and Nats, the air traffic control centre, were publicly criticised by eleven major… Read more »

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Political eruptions? Criticism emerged of the government response today.
Cabinet debate: Lib Dems guarantee no cut in police numbers

By politics.co.uk staff Liberal Democrat home affairs spokesman Chris Huhne today guaranteed there would be no reduction in police numbers after the election in the second would-be cabinet ministers TV debate. Answering a direct question from presenter Andrew Neill, Mr Huhne was the only representative to make the guarantee, home secretary Alan Johnson and shadow… Read more »