Have-it-all Labour ignore lessons of human physics

News Wed 14 Jan, AT 00:00

In order for the poor to better themselves, the rich must fail, as galling as it may be for Labour’s timid social reformers

Mervyn King is failing the British economy

News Thu 11 Dec, AT 00:00

As the Bank of England is urged to print more money to avoid deflation, the governor is once again in the spotlight for his dithering

UK troops needed to save Kabul from Taliban forces

Mon 8 Dec, AT 00:00 Robert Fox

The decision to focus our forces in the south of the country will be reversed and a division-strength unit put under the control of General Petraeus

Brown pawns the country for electoral expediency

News Fri 5 Dec, AT 08:31

The Prime Minister’s borrowing and spending splurge threatens to wipe out the economic gains of the last 30 years

The Pre Budget Report was a purely political exercise

Mon 24 Nov, AT 17:44 Richard Ehrman

Given the current economic conditions, the Chancellor’s 2.5 per cent cut in VAT was like spitting into the wind