SFO wins pioneering bribery convictions

David Green, director of the Serious Fraud Office
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Jury finds company guilty of bribing foreign officials

May to make third abuse probe nomination

Minister expected to choose judge to investigate child sex cases

Polls say May election too close to call

Neither Labour nor Tories made breakthrough in 2014

PM offers ‘generous’ Ulster deal

Cameron’s offer to province intended to clinch political deal

Ashcroft becomes independent pollster

Conservative peer establishes reputation for objective surveys

Murphy faces tough challenge in Scotland

Labour leader in country targets keeping 40 parliamentary seats

Industry attacks graduate visas proposal

Tories consider pledge to make students leave after courses end


Private group helps exchequer chase debts

Ministers strike deal with US-owned ‘recovery management’ company

The Tories’ vote-repelling right wing

Even the anti-austerity, anti-nuclear, anti-fracking Greens are seen as nearer the centre

Home secretary Theresa May
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May’s curb on foreign students is misguided

Home secretary’s proposals would be bad for the British economy

Senior City staff expect 21% bigger bonus

Survey shows financial sector confident on payouts despite public concerns

NHS launches genetic sequencing centres

Clinics aim to recruit 100,000 with rare diseases or cancer

Oil rout undermines Scots’ Yes finances

Study shows North Sea revenue would be fifth of Holyrood forecast

Johnson to woo voters as One Nation Tory

Commons comeback bid includes focus on low pay and infrastructure

Law firms face Al-Sweady inquiry flak

Probe rejected claims of army torture and murder

Plan to expel non-EU graduates attacked

Home secretary’s proposal draws criticism from universities

Record number of rich Russians head to UK

Investor visas up 69% this year as Moscow economic woes worsen

A Christian leader who is living in the real world

Archbishop Justin Welby is an increasingly respected moral voice

Make foreign graduates leave, says May

Home secretary seeks inclusion of pledge in election manifesto

Power auction keeps lights on for 2018-19

£1bn deal guarantees supplies to the national grid