UK 'could face austerity until The chancellor may have to extend the squeeze on public spending until 2018 if the recent deterioration in growth prospects and tax receipts turns out to be permanent, a think tank has said.
Russian news may be biased – but so is much western media
Russian news may be biased – but so is much western media Piers Robinson Manipulation of the news for propaganda purposes is not the prerogative of the west’s enemies. It’s vital to look at all media, including the UK’s, with a critical eye
A man who spends much of his time queuing for a free tin of beans at a local food bank because the government has fucked him into poverty has made a passionate plea for them to change the colour of his passport.
UK growth set to be pitifully weak – but better than France and Germany. The OECD forecasts the UK will grow just next year – but Germany is headed for and France for In the beauty contest of the ugly, the UK comes out on top
UK economy 'to stall until 2013'
UK economy will stall until says Item Club. The UK may have avoided a double-dip recession, but the economy will stall for the rest of the year, an independent forecasting group has said.
The UK economy shrank by in the first three months of the year, more than previously thought, revised figures have shown.
Spanish economy back in recession
The Spanish economy is officially in recession, according to the latest figures. The National Statistics Institute said the economy shrank over the three months to the end of March, the second consecutive quarterly contraction