Deflation: UK prices are now falling, but is that a bad thing?

Briefing
Wed 20 May, AT 12:52

It's official: Britain has slipped into deflation, with prices falling for the first time since the 1960s

Labour Shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt

Tristram Hunt rules himself out of Labour leadership race

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 12:39

Shadow education secretary endorses Liz Kendall after 'bulk' of MPs back Cooper and Burnham

Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal goes Kanye at Man United awards - video

First Reaction
Wed 20 May, AT 12:03

Dutch manager eschews syntax but brings the house down with passionate end-of-season speech

Prince Charles shakes Gerry Adams' hand

Prince Charles shakes Gerry Adams' hand in 'teatime miracle'

First Reaction
Wed 20 May, AT 11:30

Prince of Wales and Sinn Fein leader express regret for the past and talk of need to move forward

Artist wanted for £20 note – who should it be?

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 11:24

Bank of England asks public to choose artist for £20 note, but a woman is unlikely

Police patrol

Bobby on the beat becoming 'an endangered species'

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 09:00

Police Federation survey shows three quarters of forces have cut or merged neighbourhood teams

Pensioner bonds: what next for high-interest savings?

Briefing
Wed 20 May, AT 08:05

The deadline has passed to apply for pensioner bonds, but that doesn't mean you have to settle for measly interest rates

New Zealand flag designs: the good, the bad and the ugly

Briefing
Tue 19 May, AT 15:55

Any New Zealander can submit a new flag design - but not all are taking the contest seriously

Star Wars 7: Daisy Ridley drops 'Solo' hint

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 15:36

Spoiler alert, as British actress Daisy Ridley talks about her Star Wars 7 character

The Bible and self-help books favoured by South African thieves

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 14:56

From Johannesburg to Cape Town, 'huge problem' of book theft crosses all race and class boundaries

UEFA President Michel Platini

FFP to be relaxed: is Premier League TV deal to blame?

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 14:31

Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool concerned about Uefa decision to 'ease' regulations

Life portrait of Shakespeare revealed in ancient book

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 14:21

Only known portrait of Shakespeare made in his lifetime is 'the literary discovery of the century'

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