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PM to be questioned on UK governance in light of Scottish referendum

Tuesday 16 September 2014

The Prime Minister, Rt David Cameron MP will appear before the Liason Committee at 4 pm on Tuesday 4 October 2014.

Inspection launched into serious governance failings of Rotherham Council

Thursday 11 September 2014

The government is issuing an inspection of Rotherham Borough Council which aims to review the current governance arrangements...

Give No 10 more say over top civil service jobs, says Labour

Monday 8 September 2014

Currently, the independent Civil Service Commission recommends a nominee to No 10 after open recruitment process and consolation...

Civil service welcomes ban on all-male shortlists

Monday 8 September 2014

A plan innitated by government to get more women into senior Whitehall jobs is a step in the right direction. The "talent action plan" is...

Islamic State action 'not ruled out' by David Cameron

Thursday 4 September 2014

Following the death of the two US hostages by IS, there have been threats that the British hostage will meet their same fate.

Over half of perm secs attended Oxbridge, report finds

Tuesday 2 September 2014

A report conducted by the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission, has found that over half of permanent secretaries have attended...

5 priorities for the NATO Summit Wales 2014

Monday 1 September 2014

Find out more about what will be discussed on 4-5 September at NATO Summit Wales 2014.

Lords Committee looks into digital competitiveness of the UK

Monday 1 September 2014

The House of Lords' Digital Skills Committee will hold two days of evidence sessions as part of its inquiry into the digital competitiveness of the UK

Coalition locked in negotiations over UK terror plans

Monday 1 September 2014

In today's Commons statement David Cameron is to address plans to widen anti-terror laws. Tories have called for new powers to seize passports...

High-powered hairdryers under threat as EU considers ban

Monday 1 September 2014

A study commissioned by the European Commission has identified electric appliances which could be restricted in the EU in an attempt to curb...

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