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UK vaccines watchdog ‘approves second jabs for 16 and 17-year-olds’

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The government’s vaccines watchdog is understood to have approved the idea of second Covid vaccinations for teenagers aged 16 en 17, putting in place another element of plans to boost protection from the virus into t...

Watchdog looks at protecting MPs by cutting details from expenses

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The UK’s parliamentary spending watchdog has begun redacting parts of MPs’ expenses to protect their safety since the killing of Sir David Amess. After the veteran MP was stabbed to death at a constituency surgery on ...

Liverpool prison watchdog member suspended after drugs arrest

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A member of the watchdog that monitors conditions at HMP Liverpool has been suspended after allegedly bringing drugs and a mobile phone to a prisoner.The Guardian understands that the person, who sits on a board that ...

UK financial watchdog chair to step down amid FCA turmoil

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The chair of Britain’s financial watchdog is stepping down early amid a period of turmoil and staff pay cuts at the regulator. Charles Randell, a former Slaughter and May lawyer, is to step down as chair of the Financ...

Outrage over £125m bonuses for staff at UK’s ‘failing’ financial watchdog

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Britain’s financial regulator, accused of failing from “top to bottom” after a string of scandals, has paid out bonuses of more than £125m to its staff since 2016, kan die waarnemer onthul. Campaigners said the payouts...

Social media firms serve as gateway for scammers, says finance watchdog

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Social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram serve as a “gateway” for fraudsters, the City watchdog has warned, as it demanded they take tougher action on financial scams. While the Financial Conduct Authority pr...

Troubled maternity wards still jeopardising patients, watchdog warns

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Babies and mothers are at risk of injury and death because too many maternity units have not improved care despite a string of childbirth scandals, the NHS watchdog has warned. In a highly critical report published on...

Competition watchdog gives firms deadline on ending ‘greenwashing’

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The UK competition watchdog has given companies that make misleading claims about their environmental credentials until the end of the year to stop the practice, which is known as “greenwashing”. Too many businesses w...

Britain’s equality watchdog ‘colluding in denial of institutional racism’

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A former employee of Britain’s equality watchdog has accused it of failing to support the human rights of ethnic minorities and colluding in the denial of structural and institutional racism. In an email sent to colle...

Waghond vind 'verbysterende variasie' in die polisie se gebruik van Clare's Law

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Clare se wet, 'n skema wat ontwerp is om niksvermoedende vroue te beskerm teen nuwe vennote met 'n geskiedenis van geweld, word nie korrek deur polisiemagte gebruik nie, wat sommige vroue in gevaar stel, 'n polisiewaghond het gewaarsku ...

Die regering kies die waghond vir afsprake oor vorige geskrifte

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Die regering se voorkeurkandidaat vir die sensitiewe rol van waghond vir openbare aanstellings het aan LP's gesê dat hy nie 'polemiese' artikels in die pos sou skryf nie, aangesien hy ondervra is oor vorige geskrifte wat Labour beskuldig het..

Scottish watchdog looks into Russian donation to Prince Charles charity

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Scotland’s charity regulator has announced an investigation following claims that a six-figure sum from a wealthy Russian donor was accepted by Prince Charles’s charitable foundation before being rejected by its ethic...

UK watchdog calls for much tougher vetting of Covid PCR test firms

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The consumer watchdog has called for much tougher government vetting of private companies selling Covid-19 tests to travellers, following revelations about poor service from “rogue” operators that it said had resulted...

West to decide on Iran censure after damning UN nuclear watchdog report

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European powers and the US will decide on Friday whether to censure Iran in response to a damning report by the UN nuclear inspectorate the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) showing that the new hardline gover...

Lobbying watchdog warns Tory co-chair to separate roles more clearly

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The Conservative party co-chair, Ben Elliot, has been warned by an official watchdog that he should separate his public and business roles more clearly, following complaints that the high-end concierge company he runs...

UK watchdog approves £2.9bn Viagogo and StubHub merger

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The $4bn (£2.9bn) merger of controversial ticket resale websites Viagogo and StubHub can go ahead after the UK competition regulator approved a plan that will see StubHub’s international operations sold to a new entra...

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