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UK government to make further spending cuts
Finance minister tells parliament latest data shows debt-to-GDP ratio not falling as planned, meaning more cuts needed.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2012 21:18 GMT
Britain sinks deeper into recession
Britain's gross domestic product falls 0.7 per cent from the first three months, the sharpest drop since early 2009.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2012 01:40 GMT
The last province of the empire
London's status as a hub of unfettered international finance makes it uniquely adaptable, and uniquely vulnerable.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2012 14:21 GMT
'Pasty tax' row heats up for British PM
Sales tax on heated snacks, including iconic Cornish pasty, puts David Cameron and his finance minister in a hot spot.
Hasan Salim Patel
Last updated: 31 Mar 2012 04:34 GMT
UK leaders in final push for votes
Leaders of three main parties criss-cross the country 24 hours ahead of general election.
Last updated: 05 May 2010 12:36 GMT
UK's Labour in tactical voting call
Ministers say Labour supporters should consider voting for Lib Dems in marginal seats.
Last updated: 04 May 2010 16:33 GMT
Islamic banking to 'flourish' in UK
The UK's budget will include measures to encourage the financing of Islamic bonds.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2007 19:27 GMT
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