Sajid Javid

‘GPs threaten industrial action’
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Today’s newspapers

‘GPs threaten industrial action’

A round-up of the headlines from the UK front pages
22 Oct 2021
‘Hissy fits’ and blatant bullying: Sajid Javid vs. the GPs
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In Brief

‘Hissy fits’ and blatant bullying: Sajid Javid vs. the GPs

93% of GPs in England see the health secretary’s plans to encourage face-to-face appointments as unacceptable
21 Oct 2021
Boris Johnson’s manifesto-busting tax rise to fund social care
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Why we’re talking about . . .

Boris Johnson’s manifesto-busting tax rise to fund social care

Health secretary pushing for hike in National Insurance amid social care crisis
3 Sep 2021
The new Covid self-isolation rules explained
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Getting to grips with . . .

The new Covid self-isolation rules explained

Double-jabbed and under-18s no longer need to isolate if they are close contacts of Covid case
16 Aug 2021
Record 5.45m people on NHS waiting lists
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In Brief

Record 5.45m people on NHS waiting lists

Health chief warns that crisis is nearing ‘boiling point’ as backlog grows
13 Aug 2021
Quiz of The Week: 26 June - 2 July
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Quiz of The Week: 26 June - 2 July

Have you been paying attention to The Week’s news?
2 Jul 2021
Is it time to end Covid isolation for schoolchildren?
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Today’s big question

Is it time to end Covid isolation for schoolchildren?

One in 20 state school pupils miss classes on a single day as result of coronavirus policy
29 Jun 2021

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New health secretary: is Sajid Javid the right choice?
Sajid Javid
Today’s big question

New health secretary: is Sajid Javid the right choice?

Former chancellor said to favour more ‘bullish’ approach to ending lockdown restrictions
28 Jun 2021
Isis bride Shamima Begum’s journey to Syria - and back
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In Brief

Isis bride Shamima Begum’s journey to Syria - and back

Court rules that former Londoner may return to UK to fight decision to revoke her British citizenship
17 Jul 2020
Dominic Cummings named in sex discrimination case
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Dominic Cummings named in sex discrimination case

PM’s most senior aide could be personally liable for any damages awarded at employment tribunal
2 Jun 2020
Sajid Javid fires parting shot at No. 10
Sajid Javid
In Depth

Sajid Javid fires parting shot at No. 10

Former chancellor delivers ‘stinging attack’ in post-resignation statement
27 Feb 2020
Budget ‘could be delayed’ following reshuffle
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In Brief

Budget ‘could be delayed’ following reshuffle

Cabinet minister throws timetable into doubt as Tory MPs threaten to rebel in protest at No. 10 power grab
17 Feb 2020
Instant Opinion: Would you take an early cancer test?
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Would you take an early cancer test?

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 14 February
14 Feb 2020
Why Boris Johnson’s reshuffle is being called a ‘power grab’
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In Brief

Why Boris Johnson’s reshuffle is being called a ‘power grab’

PM’s demand for sacking of Sajid Javid’s advisors seen as a centralisation of power
14 Feb 2020
Instant Opinion: Javid’s resignation is the end of an era
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Javid’s resignation is the end of an era

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 13 February
13 Feb 2020
Tories plan shock mansion tax
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In Brief

Tories plan shock mansion tax

Boris Johnson risks angering traditional Tories as he appeals to former Labour voters in the North and Midlands
10 Feb 2020
What is Boris Johnson’s plan for the economy?
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In Brief

What is Boris Johnson’s plan for the economy?

Think tank says it would take prime minister two full terms to fulfil election pledge to ‘level-up’ the UK
7 Feb 2020
Ryanair warns of job losses over Boeing delay
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In Brief

Ryanair warns of job losses over Boeing delay

Staff memo comes as Michael O'Leary again criticises Sajid Javid
29 Jan 2020
Why everyone’s talking about the Oxford comma
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In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about the Oxford comma

Commemorative Brexit coin sparks grammar-based row
28 Jan 2020
Sajid Javid’s 2020 Budget: what do we know?
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In Brief

Sajid Javid’s 2020 Budget: what do we know?

Chancellor says he will ‘unleash Britain’s potential’ on 11 March
7 Jan 2020
Tories run massive October deficit as election approaches
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 07: Sajid Javid delivers a speech on the Conservative Party's plans for the economy at the Airport Runway Visitor Park at Manchester Airport on November 7, 2019
In Depth

Tories run massive October deficit as election approaches

The overspend can be put down to preparations for no-deal Brexit, but some doubt parties’ campaign pledges are fiscally responsible
22 Nov 2019
What are the Conservatives’ and Labour’s economic plans?
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In Depth

What are the Conservatives’ and Labour’s economic plans?

Javid and McDonnell outline fiscal proposals in rival speeches today
7 Nov 2019
Does Sajid Javid’s spending plan add up?
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In Depth

Does Sajid Javid’s spending plan add up?

Critics say the plan, detailed yesterday in parliament, is little more than cynical political manoeuvring ahead of a general election
5 Sep 2019
Spending review: what did chancellor Sajid Javid announce?
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In Depth

Spending review: what did chancellor Sajid Javid announce?

Chancellor hails the ‘end of austerity’
4 Sep 2019
Is the UK ready for no-deal Brexit?
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In Depth

Is the UK ready for no-deal Brexit?

Government asks businesses for advice on how to prepare for no-deal
14 Aug 2019
Instant Opinion: ‘How our information system is poisoned’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘How our information system is poisoned’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 12 August
12 Aug 2019
Sajid Javid plans Brexit 50p blitz
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In Brief

Sajid Javid plans Brexit 50p blitz

Chancellor’s plan a ‘statement of intent’ Treasury is fully behind UK leaving the EU on 31 October
12 Aug 2019
What to expect from Sajid Javid
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In Brief

What to expect from Sajid Javid

Life-long Thatcherite to oversee increase in borrowing and surge in public spending
26 Jul 2019
What Boris Johnson’s cabinet might look like
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In Depth

What Boris Johnson’s cabinet might look like

Tory leadership frontrunner considering shrinking the size of the PM’s top team amid a purge of Remain ministers
2 Jul 2019
Boris Johnson launches campaign with Brexit warning
Boris Johnson
In Brief

Boris Johnson launches campaign with Brexit warning

Leadership hopeful says ‘we cannot keep kicking can down the road’
12 Jun 2019
Can you travel to Syria?
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In Depth

Can you travel to Syria?

Sajid Javid enacts controversial new powers to ban UK citizens from entering dangerous parts of the war-torn country
20 May 2019
Ireland allows suspected female Isis recruit to return home
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In Brief

Ireland allows suspected female Isis recruit to return home

Leo Varadkar says Lisa Smith will be allowed back as it is the ‘compassionate’ thing to do
12 Mar 2019
Knife crime: where are the most dangerous areas?
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In Depth

Knife crime: where are the most dangerous areas?

Home Secretary Sajid Javid holds crisis talks with police chiefs from seven most affected forces
6 Mar 2019
Knife crime: Javid demands end to ‘senseless violence’
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In Brief

Knife crime: Javid demands end to ‘senseless violence’

Two teenagers were killed in stabbing incidents over the weekend
4 Mar 2019
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