Summary page about Government

 
Government
Be the first to writes a description about Government.



Recent news about Government

 
 
 

comment

Public-sector redundancy payouts to be capped at £95,000

Treasury says end to NHS, civil service and local council ‘golden goodbyes’ will save taxpayer millions of poundsA legally [..]


 
 

comment

Market Drifts as Investors Get Good News, and News Not So Good

Shares of Procter & Gamble and Facebook fell after disappointing earnings, but a government report showed the economy [..]


 
 

comment

Without Lords reform democracy will suffer | Letters

Of course David Cameron does not like his bills to be scrutinised, and perhaps amended because the Lords, with depths of [..]


 
 

comment

David Cameron presses Malaysian PM on corruption claims

Najib Razak asked by Cameron about imprisonments of political opponents and allegations he misused $700m of government money [..]


 
 

comment

Calais crisis: Cameron condemned for 'dehumanising' description of migrants

Prime minister labelling migrants as ‘swarm of people’ prompts criticism from experts who also say government has failed in [..]


 
 

comment

Audit finds 22 of 23 taxpayer-backed ObamaCare co-ops lost money in 2014

Nonprofit co-ops, the health care law's public-spirited alternative to mega-insurers, are awash in red ink and many have [..]


 
 

comment

Taliban leader Mullah Omar dead: Afghan officials

The Afghan government reported Mullah Omar, the one-eyed jihadist who founded the fanatical Taliban movement, died two years ago.


 
 

comment

House Democrat who promoted neuroscience indicted for campaign irregulariti

Representative Chaka Fattah accused by U.S. government of misusing funds after failed mayoral race


 
 

comment

As Medicare and Medicaid Turn 50, Use of Private Health Plans Surges

Enrollment in private insurance plans has soared as the government has tried control costs and improve care for Medicare and [..]


 
 

comment

Greece's Tsipras, hounded by left, vows 'thus far and no further'

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, struggling to contain a revolt in his left-wing Syriza party, said [..]


 
 

comment

Facebook Expands in Politics, and Campaigns Find Much to Like

The social networking giant has increased its government and politics team, and it has rolled out several products since the [..]


 
 

comment

Theresa May to chair Cobra meeting as Cameron pushes for end to Calais cris

Home secretary will hold emergency meeting on Wednesday morning, after prime minister says government is doing ‘everything [..]


 
 

comment

Time to start saving NOW to benefit from new Help to Buy Isa 

The Help to Buy Isa is a new government scheme to help future first-time buyers aged 16 or older faced with soaring property [..]


 
 

comment

More than half of your emails are tracking you

The government, recruiters and sales firms are all after your info.


 
 

comment

Tommy Lee Jones joins Matt Damon in new ‘Bourne’ movie

Government conspiracy movie veteran Tommy Lee Jones has been recruited for a not-so-secret mission - in the upcoming [..]

Most read news about Government

 
 
 

comment

Libyan rebels, Moammar Kadafi's forces battle for Misurata

Witnesses report intense combat in the rebel-held city of Misurata, with pro-government forces using Libyan civilians as [..]


 
 

comment

NATO strike kills Kadafi son, Libyan official says

Killed were Saif al Arab Kadafi, 29, and three of Moammar Kadafi's grandchildren, a government spokesman says. He says the [..]


 
 

comment

Kadafi loyalists, rebels fight for control of Libyan oil facility

Government forces attack a key oil facility and air base in rebel-controlled Port Brega, their first offensive in eastern [..]


 
 

comment

Breitbart website posts cartoon of fat, burger-scarfing First Lady

  Andrew Breitbart, at it again? The conservative blogger who is at the center of a lawsuit over a video his site posted [..]


 
 

comment

Biggest school strikes since 1980s as doubts grow on pension reform

Forecast that cost of pensions will fall in the future leads to row over David Cameron's claim that system could 'go [..]


 
 

comment

Broadband firms urged to block sex websites to protect children

Government wants BT, Virgin and other internet providers to put access to adult pornography on 'opt-in' basisInternet [..]


 
 

comment

Unions warned over strike 'trap'

Shadow chancellor Ed Balls urges the unions not to fall into the government's "trap" by striking over plans to reform public [..]


 
 

comment

Greek debt: Greece launches massive fire sale as riot police clash with pro

The Greek government said it was putting vast areas of state-owned land on the market to raise £44billion in the next four years.


 
 

comment

Syria holds local elections as deadly clashes reportedly continue

The government says the voting is part of a series of reforms in response to protests, but the opposition calls it a [..]


 
 

comment

‘American Gangster’ Frank Lucas faces jail for allegedly bilking feds 

The ending of “American Gangster,” the movie about a Harlem heroin kingpin starring Denzel Washington, might need a rewrite. [..]


 
 

comment

Bin the best-before label, not the food | Mina Holland

The proliferation of date labels encourages waste – and amounts to a government-endorsed validation of our food [..]


 
 

comment

Kat Dennings says her 'Thor' character is 'very Scooby Doo'

In a film populated by noble warriors, blue frost giants, and dour government agents, Kat Dennings plays a sort of [..]


 
 

comment

Obama welcomes era of 'equal partnership' with Iraq

The president marks 'the end of this war' with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maliki at the White House. Numerous challenges and [..]


 
 

1 comments

David Cameron: even my family is worried by NHS reforms

Prime minister makes admission during visit to London hospital in face of opposition to GPs policyDavid Cameron spoke [..]


 
 

comment

Oil and Gas Pipeline Accidents in the US 2006-2009 Data

From 2006 through 2009 U.S. oil and gas pipeline accidents killed 56 people, caused $1.2 billion in property damage and [..]

Most commented news about Government

 
 
 

7 comments

PIC Cash payout - PIC Claim Grant

It's mostly thought the government is against the property agents and does not regard the activity as claimable below the [..]


 
 

4 comments

free government cell phones

A lot of people point out that government cell phones system (officially, Lifeline Help) is among the best government [..]


 
 

1 comments

Chancellor George Osborne holds talks with NFL over London-based team

Anything the government can do to make this happen we will Detroit Lions and Atlanta Falcons to meet at Wembley London [..]


 
 

1 comments

Pressure on Greece as IMF ends talks

Greece's international creditors raise the pressure on Alexis Tsipras's government, as IMF negotiators leave talks in [..]


 
 

comment

MARKET REPORT: Bears battered by euro rescue

Overweight bears had the life squeezed out of them after the Spanish government secured £80billion of funding for its ailing [..]


 
 

comment

Government extends deadline on insurance pools

The federal government Thursday gave about 100,000 people a one-month extension to stay in a high-risk insurance pool [..]


 
 

comment

Minimum wage to rise by 20p an hour

The minimum wage will rise by 20p an hour to £6.70 and apprentices rates will jump by 20% to £3.30, the government announces.


 
 

comment

Spain issues dramatic messages of impending eurozone doom

Spain's foreign minister, José Manuel García-Margallo, said the EU's future would be played out in days or perhaps even [..]


 
 

comment

US could block MoD sell-off plans over security fears

Secrets of shared military technology could be jeopardised by privatisation of equipment repair and maintenance armThe US [..]


 
 

comment

Japan public pensions to follow GPIF into stocks from JGBs: sources

TOKYO (Reuters) - Three Japanese public pension funds with a combined $250 billion in assets will follow the mammoth [..]


 
 

comment

No 10 hints at U-turn over local pay for public sector workers

No 10 says local pay agreements will be introduced only if there is a 'rational case' as Nick Clegg reportedly threatens [..]


 
 

comment

Syria: Reports of more than 100 dead in airstrikes on Aleppo

BEIRUT — An international humanitarian group said Monday that more than 100 people have been killed in recent [..]


 
 

comment

Chinese airline completes cooking oil fuel flight

A Chinese airline on Saturday completed the country's first commercial flight using biofuel, made from waste cooking oil, as [..]


 
 

comment

UK unemployment benefit claims post unexpected rise

Mixed unemployment data shows headline jobless rate fell 51,000 to 2.61m as claimant count rose 8,100 to 1.6mThe government [..]


 
 

comment

Damaged war memorials to be fixed with £5m raised from Libor fines

David Cameron announces repair plan as part of national commemorations marking the centenary of the first world warFirst [..]