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2009-08-10 15:41:41

British police, intelligence services and local councils made more than half a million requests to access the private telephone records and emails of citizens last year, according to an annual report of government surveillance released by the Interception of Communications Commissioner.

2008-09-13 00:00:27

By Richard Garner THE MAJORITY of secondary-aged pupils no longer go to their nearest school, causing chaos on the roads every morning as they arrive by car, according to research published yesterday.

2008-08-17 18:00:42

After 26 years of record increases in A-level passes, I believe Government ministers realise at last that the game is nearly up.

2008-07-01 18:00:18

"Gordon is not interested in strutting his stuff on the show courts; he is quite happy to do it on the outer courts which makes him quite unique for a politician" Health Secretary Alan Johnson on Gordon Brown "I need my men to be stable, smart and sorted" Actress Jaime Murray imposes her standards "Bond is an industry.

2006-09-06 05:58:18

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - Tony Blair will be replaced as British Prime Minister by the end of July 2007, newspapers reported on Wednesday, signaling the start of a leadership battle which some fear may paralyze government for months.

2006-09-01 04:40:38

By Adrian Croft LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair called for an end to speculation about when he will leave office, sparking renewed calls on Friday for a departure timetable from critics within his party.

2005-11-17 10:00:07

By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Tony Blair, who suffered his first-ever parliamentary defeat this month when rebels in his own party voted against him, is facing another possible revolt -- this time over education reform.

2005-11-10 09:35:03

By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Tony Blair set himself up on Thursday for high-risk clashes with his party, refusing to compromise on future reforms despite a first parliamentary defeat that raised doubts about his ability to govern.

2005-11-10 07:46:08

By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Tony Blair set himself up on Thursday for high-risk clashes with his party, refusing to compromise on future reforms despite a first parliamentary defeat that raised doubts about his ability to govern.

2005-11-10 06:16:18

By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Tony Blair began the fight back on Thursday after his first parliamentary defeat over anti-terrorism powers raised doubts about his political future.


Word of the Day
inwit
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)
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