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Why George Osborne is forced to ignore Cable on homes tax

Tue 20 Nov, AT 09:21
Richard Ehrman

A council tax revaluation could hit seven million homes just before the next election. Bad idea

Barack Obama

$64,000 question: can Obama avoid becoming a lame-duck?

Talking Point
Thu 8 Nov, AT 09:09

No shortage of advice for re-elected president as 'fiscal cliff' approaches and Wall St shows its lack of belief

Donald Trump

Trump in crazed Twitter tirade as Obama wins second term

First Reaction
Wed 7 Nov, AT 13:01

Furious businessman calls for a revolution in America as the internet chuckles

US election: legal battles have already begun in key states

First Reaction
Mon 5 Nov, AT 15:50

With shades of 2000, lawyers for Obama and Romney are facing off in the key states of Florida and Ohio

Big Bird flap adds to Obama poll woes, but Dems aren't panicking

Talking Point
Wed 10 Oct, AT 12:06

Sesame Street-themed campaign ad slammed and bad polls pile up, but Romney still has work to do

Boris's ego swells as Tory leadership speculation mounts

First Post
Mon 8 Oct, AT 12:05

London mayor champions the ‘squeezed middle' as senior commentator fantasises over a Boris Cabinet

Muslim Brotherhood claims victory as Egyptian army grabs power

One-Minute Read
Mon 18 Jun, AT 16:44

Presidential election result is overshadowed by army's appropriation of sweeping new powers

David Cameron - Labour punish Coalition in local elections

Labour punish Coalition in England and Wales

First Reaction
Fri 4 May, AT 14:35

But results in Scotland and London mayoral race might yet rain on Miliband's parade