Tim Berners-Lee: NSA spying is 'betrayal' of world wide web

One-Minute Read Thu 7 Nov, AT 09:31

Computer scientist speaks out as heads of GCHQ, MI5 and MI6 prepare to answer MPs' surveillance questions

Margaret Hodge: from Islington socialist to inquisitor-in-chief

Tue 10 Sep, AT 10:32 The Mole

In her north London council days they nicknamed her 'Enver Hodge'; now she's 'the nation's favourite battle-axe'

Crispin Black

'It wasn't me, guv': shifty BBC crew give the looter's excuse

Tue 10 Sep, AT 08:00 Crispin Black

Time to end the licence fee while BBC still has a brand to sell and before a possible public boycott takes hold

Ian Livingston of BT

BT chief executive slams 'publicity seeking' PAC

Brief Fri 26 Jul, AT 10:11

Ian Livingston attacked Margaret Hodge's committee after BT was accused of 'blackmailing the public'

Spa and fine wine on civil servants' £1.1bn credit card bill

One-Minute Read Fri 12 Jul, AT 09:17

Whitehall officials spent four times as much on credit cards last year as ten years ago

Starbucks 'chooses' to pay tax for first time in five years

First Reaction Mon 24 Jun, AT 14:00

Coffee chain makes £5m payment to Revenue in an effort to placate unimpressed customers

Time to get tough with Google: yes, but are relations too cosy?

Thu 13 Jun, AT 11:20 The Mole

Margaret Hodge demands an end to 'sweetheart deals' but search giant enjoys close ties with senior pols

Marks and Spencer

Marks & Spencer accused of 'doing an Amazon' on taxes

One-Minute Read Mon 20 May, AT 13:30

Experts claim high street retailer is avoiding tax by using Ireland as a base for online sales

Economic benefits of HS2 are 'unclear' says Audit Office

One-Minute Read Thu 16 May, AT 09:53

Report says government claims rail link will drive growth outside London not backed up by data

Treasury accountants accused of helping rich to avoid tax

One-Minute Read Fri 26 Apr, AT 14:36

'Poachers turn gamekeepers turn poacher again' as big four firms allegedly exploit insider knowledge

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