Under current rules, bringing your foreign spouse to the UK is a luxury reserved for those earning £18,600 a year or more. The Tories want to make it even more exclusive.
Following the release of the Panama Papers, a spokesman for the former deputy chairman of the Tory party has denied that he had "done business" with Mossack Fonseca.
Almost all of the recent terror attacks in Europe were carried out by our own people. So how can we stop another?
It’s official: standing on busy escalators is faster than walking up (or down) them.
The Indie’s cheerful mourners, teachers’ colour pens, and why the Tories will spoil your dinner.
In an open society, there is a delicate balance between the competing claims of liberty and security - so what do we do about terrorism?
“Why did Nick Clegg cross the road? Because he said he wouldn’t.”
How are we ever going to afford to procreate, anyway?
“But the thing is, Mum,” I used to say, “one day you could be lying on the floor, and then you’d be praying for people to get in, wouldn’t you?”
In 2015 the government's Gateway programme offered 750 refugees the chance to resettle in the UK. Our writer followed one family for six months as they made the journey to England. This article won the feature writing prize at the Amnesty Media Awards in November 2016.
The young are much better than I was at their age; more socially attuned, more quietly confident, and with a wider vocabulary. How they do this without reading books is a mystery to me.
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