Tag Archives: NHS

Autumn Statement 2015 LIVE: George Osborne has welfare budget in sight to help pay for NHS

George Osborne takes to the dispatch box this afternoon (25 November) to make the first Autumn Statement since the Conservatives won an overall majority at the general election in May….

Osborne to raise public health spending sooner than expected

LONDON (Reuters) – Chancellor George Osborne said on Tuesday he would boost the budget of England's cash-strapped health service more rapidly than expected, a day before he is due to…

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Councils spend 'close to nothing' on preventing mental health problems

Councils spend just 1% of their budget on preventing mental health problems, a charity has said. Mind said the battle to prevent poor health was moreover undermined by the fact…

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Pakistan bans media coverage of militant groups

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan has banned all TV & radio coverage of Islamic militant groups, including the one suspected of carrying out the 2008 Mumbai attacks, & ordered broadcast outlets…

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All Blacks In Historic Rugby World Cup Win

New Zealand have become the first team to successfully defend the Rugby World Cup, beating Australia 34-17 in the final. The All Blacks had been ahead 16-3 at half-time before…

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Man arrested after Birmingham double shooting freed on bail

A man arrested in connection with a double shooting which left one man dead & another critically injured has been released on police bail. The 27-year-old suspect was questioned over…

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Thousands Of Doctors March Over Contracts

A protest by junior doctors over Government plans to impose a new contract is underway in central London. Young medics are warning they could be forced to leave the NHS…

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Asian shares mixed as some markets reflect US rally

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday, with some markets reflecting the optimism on Wall Street as worries abated approximately the health of the U.S. economy. ASIA'S DAY: Japan's…

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American dancers teach technique, confidence in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A day before the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater commence the South African leg of their international tour, the company's dancers taught a master class in Johannesburg's…