George Osborne said IDS wasn't clever enough: waste of millions of pounds suggests he was right
Eyebrows raised all round as Matthew Freud admits Cameron was there - having at first said he wasn’t
Chancellor to combat London house price bubble with new tax reform
Royal Bank of Scotland announces plan to put riskiest assets in an internal ring-fenced 'bad bank'
Conservatives accuse Labour of ‘hiding’ from positive GDP figure – but cost of living remains a live issue
Chinese nuclear company CGN looks likely to strike a deal with EDF Energy as early as next week
George Osborne isn't just making life easier for Chinese shoppers: he wants oligarchs with billions to invest
'Don't you dare lecture anyone on the NHS again,' he threatens Labour – before heaping praise on his team
New amendments to Banking Reform Bill will mean irresponsible bankers could face seven years in prison
'No-one gets something for nothing,' the chancellor will tell Conservative Party conference
UK economy grew 0.7% in the second quarter but lack of trade and investment growth cast shadow over data
Chancellor objects to the EU, saying curbing bankers' bonuses will 'damage the City'
Deal with Swiss authorities expected to raise £3.2bn for the Treasury but has recovered less than £1bn
Success of initial £3.2bn share sell-off paves way for second round to public and private investors
Lib Dems' Danny Alexander says wealthy must bear more of burden – but what does 'wealthy' mean?
Private document wrongly sent to press, shows Lib Dems count anyone earning £50,000 a year as rich
Two experts have cast doubt on the Chancellor's belief austerity has fixed Britain's economy
Chancellor to tell critics the UK economy is 'turning a corner' but Labour dismisses claims
Members of all three main parties believe that 'compelling new evidence' requires a fresh vote – but PM is adamant it won't happen