Survey says devolution will boost economy

More powers for English Leps forecast to generate £144bn

Mark Rylance and Claire Foy in Wolf Hall
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BBC argues for licence fee extension

Broadcaster against Netflix-style subscriptions

Cameron pledges 200,000 starter homes

Building sector sceptical about offer to young first-time buyers

Alexander calls for extra £1bn bank levy

Lib Dem wants Budget move to help cut deficit in ‘fair’ manner

DUP links post-election deal to defence

Keeping military spending of at least 2% of GDP tops demands

Security services confront fast-changing terror

MI5 has no time to relax given scale of challenge

Labour MP in calls for ‘grand coalition’

Gisela Stuart says party should not rule out working with Tories

Dispute erupts over ‘extremist’ preachers

Lib Dems oppose Tory effort to silence radical speakers

GP Dr Luke Evans 33-year-old Tory candidate on his pitch on Harborne's High Street. Birmingham Edgebaston to go with Kiran Stacey piece.
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Tories struggle to reclaim former fortress

Party seeks to employ Labour tactic of community politics

UK’s ‘march of the makers’ gathers pace

Signs of hope in bid to boost manufacturing and rebalance economy

CEBR chief hit by crack cocaine allegations

McWilliams steps aside after tabloid claim over drug footage

Brooks set for return to Murdoch empire

Cleared tabloid chief to run Dublin social media unit Storyful

A creative break from routine

Initiative raises productivity at the UK government website

UK drug manufacture drops by a quarter

Blow to coalition ambition to promote high-growth industry

Fridman legal threat over North Sea block

Russian billionaire’s plans run in to fear of more sanctions

Britain takes dangerous risk with defence

UK’s credibility with Washington rests on a knife-edge

Madness of non-dom tax system

This egregious situation lets the wealthiest enjoy privileges without paying their fair dues

Investors fret over UK general election

FT data show greatest concerns stem from risk of Britain leaving the EU

The Extreme Centre: A Warning’, by Tariq Ali

Tariq Ali’s ‘The Extreme Centre’ can be read as an examination of the frustrations of the left. Review by Giles Wilkes

Tourism chief hits at lack of UK support

Hospitality trade body laments barriers facing foreign visitors