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Universal credit: Labour presses PM for action ahead of benefit vote

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 18:27:40 GMT

Labour says the PM should give millions a helping hand by extending the £20 universal credit uplift.

Lee Jae Yong: Samsung heir gets prison term for bribery scandal

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 06:53:52 GMT

A South Korean court sentenced Lee Jae Yong to two and a half years in prison.

Will the Trump corporate backlash make a difference?

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 00:23:50 GMT

After the storming of the US Capitol, Donald Trump is facing "a very different set of calculations".

Can supermarket security guards help with mask rules?

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:55:49 GMT

Supermarkets around the UK are stepping up enforcement of mask-wearing rules.

'It kind of makes debt cool – and it's not'

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:04:08 GMT

Some MPs worry "buy now, pay later" services could be tempting online shoppers into overspending.