British workers left unprotected says Labour

British workers left unprotected says Labour Shadow immigration minister lambasts government as Britain opens its borders to Bulgarian and Romanian workers.
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Theresa May tries the oblique defence | Simon Hoggart’s sketch

The home secretary answered questions at vast length, backtracked and wandered off subjectIt was pin the tail on the home secretary time in the Commons committee. MPs tottered forward, more or less blindfold, yearning to stick a pin in the immaculately clad minister, who was wearing a light green jacket in a shade I can […]
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How Communists forced King Michael of Romania out: From the archive, 5 March 1948

King Michael of Romania, who was ousted by his country’s Communist-led government, holds a press conference from exile at Claridge’s hotelEx-King Michael of Rumania, at a press conference held at Claridge’s Hotel, London, yesterday, declared that the removal of the monarchy constituted a new act of violence in the policy for the enslavement of Rumania. […]
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Home Office plans curb on immigration

Theresa May says ‘work is ongoing’ to restrict migration to the UK in the event of a financial collapse in the eurozoneThe Home Office is working on plans to restrict migration to the United Kingdom if the eurozone crisis deteriorates leading to large numbers of jobs seekers tarvelling from Europe, the home secretary has said.Theresa […]
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Growth in developing markets helps BAT

Price rises and gains in Brazil, Mexico, Romania and Russia boost earnings and increase share buyback to £1.25bnBAT, the world’s second-biggest cigarette maker, increased its share buyback to £1.25bn after it raised prices and saw strong growth in emerging markets to help boost full-year earnings.The London-based maker of Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall […]
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