Britain's Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) estimated on Thursday that there was a 90% chance that public borrowing in four years' time would be higher than the government's budget watchdog has forecast. The IFS - a non-partisan think tank closely watched by politicians and economists - said borrowing in the 2027/28 tax year was likely to be 40 billion pounds ($49 billion) higher than the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) forecast in March, at 3.1% of gross domestic product rather than 1.7%. Finance minister Jeremy Hunt will set out new OBR forecasts and budget plans on Nov. 22, when he will seek to reconcile lowering inflation with fellow Conservative lawmakers' desire for tax cuts ahead of a national election expected next year.
No restaurants scored 70 or below during the Aug. 27 to Sept. 23 inspections.
UK households will have £3bn less to spend this Christmas, according to new research as the cost of living crisis bites.
A new addition to streaming service Max strips the reality dating show genre down to its bare essentials. "Naked Attraction" features six nude contestants in glass booths whose body parts are gradually revealed, “bit by lovely bit,” until a single contestant is chosen for a date. Casey Bloys, chairman of HBO and Max content, said on Wednesday the dating show adds to the streaming service’s breadth of programming.
Higher gas storage levels in Europe help leave Great Britain in stronger position, says operator
Ninety per cent of people who think they are allergic to penicillin are not, senior pharmacists have warned.
Derek Draper is battling the long-term effects of coronavirus.
The Royal Mint’s craftspeople have reproduced an original illustration of Mr Tumnus and Lucy walking through snowy woods in Narnia.
The weekly magazine said it is a profitable business which has ‘shown resilience through tough market conditions’.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Important as Von Miller is to the Bills, Jordan Phillips disputes the notion of Buffalo’s defensive front being unable to cope without its top pass-rushing threat. Phillips might agree that there were plenty of reasons for Buffalo's sagging defensive production down the stretch last year — a banged-up secondary, weather-related scheduling distractions and the emotional strain of witnessing safety Damar Hamlin’s cardiac arrest on the field in Cincinnati — beyond Miller s
An expert says there are still health protocols Canadians should follow to protect themselves from COVID-19.
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/Getty/Apple TV+“I think she likes the mess. A lot of people do,” Stella Bak (Greta Lee) says to an advertising executive about how his wife and other viewers feel about The Morning Show’s scandal-plagued fictitious network UBA. It also sums up why the Apple TV+ drama is so damn watchable.Pandemonium reigns in the cutthroat television business, with the survival of legacy media company UBA taking center stage in the third season. Billy Crudup’
Seven candidates will square off at at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., while the race's frontrunner holds an event in Michigan.
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One of the defendants faces a maximum of 471 years to life in prison.
Fewer than half of trainee GPs go on to work for the NHS full time, a new report has revealed.
One man pointed out that if a nationally syndicated radio show is “openly complaining about living under Stalinism,” then “you’re probably not, in fact, living under Stalinism.”
Renee Kline's 4-year-old son attends the local Head Start program in Hampshire County, West Virginia, where he spends his days learning the alphabet and counting. As many as 10,000 children around the country would lose access to Head Start programs during a government shutdown, according to the White House, which as of publication, would start at midnight on Oct. 1. Ten Head Start programs are due to receive funding on Oct. 1 and if that funding isn't available, they'd risk having to close their doors.
The fawn and its mom were soon reunited, rescuers in South Dakota said.
Coronation Street star Peter Ash has reflected on a memorable scene where his character Paul Foreman went skinny-dipping with partner Billy Mayhew.