Brown offers up key aide to secure his G20 legacy

Author: By Andrew Grice, Political Editor The former Business minister will become a full-time adviser to the G20 group of nations next month to ensur…

Climate protesters welcome Mandelson back from Corfu

Author: By Nigel Morris The First Secretary of State flew in to London on a budget flight from Corfu yesterday to continue his spell deputising for Go…

£6m bill for ministerial cars

Author: By Ben Padley, Press Association The taxpayer spent £6,281,000 on providing more than 90 chauffeur-driven cars in 2008-90 – up from £5.9…

Organised crime costs country £40bn a year

Author: By Jack Doyle, Press Association The joint Home Office-Cabinet Office review warned that the scale and sophistication of the threat from organ…

Counter-terror book is blocked

Baroness Scotland obtained an injunction preventing The Terrorist Hunters from hitting the shelves as planned today. The book, by the retired Scotland…