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December 4, 2014 3 Comments By Fariha Karim

It’s pricey being young these days. So where’s the damage being done: every dinner time? Beers? Fags? Or rent? FactCheck has done some sums.

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September 16, 2014 3 Comments By Patrick Worrall

The Scottish government says it’s protected Scotland’s NHS from Tory cuts. FactCheck gives the yes campaign’s claims a check-up.

Category: David Cameron, Ed Balls, Ed Miliband, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, George Osborne, Housing, NHS
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August 6, 2014 17 Comments By Fariha Karim

As Sayeeda Warsi announces her resignation as Foreign Office minister over the government’s policy on Gaza, FactCheck looks at what that policy might be.

Category: David Cameron, Defence, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction
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May 6, 2014 1 Comment By Fariha Karim

Damian Green, the policing minister, says that fewer prisoners are now absconding from open jails. In the light of the “skull cracker” case, is he right to make his claim?

Category: Crime, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, Police, UK
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April 9, 2014 2 Comments By Fariha Karim

David Cameron’s been accused of having a “women problem”. Does he? And have this morning’s movements in the cabinet helped?

Category: Conservatives, David Cameron, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, Labour, Liberal Democrats, Politics
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March 27, 2014 2 Comments By Fariha Karim

Iain Duncan Smith has been on the airwaves justifying the welfare cap, claiming he’s stopping Labour’s out-of-control spending. Is he justified?

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February 12, 2014 6 Comments By Fariha Karim

David Cameron said “money is no object” when it comes to flood relief. How expensive might that end up for the government? And who is going to pay the most? FactCheck does the sums.

Category: Conservatives, David Cameron, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, UK floods 2014 special report
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February 6, 2014 3 Comments By Fariha Karim

It’s the latest round in the battle of the sexes, and Ed Miliband hasn’t held back from throwing a punch at what Labour thinks is the Tories’ weak spot. Is he right?

Category: Conservatives, David Cameron, Ed Miliband, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, Politics
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January 30, 2014 4 Comments By Fariha Karim

From the so-called “Blair babes” to opposition cries that one in four of Tory female MPs elected in 2010 is leaving, is the face of Westminster really looking more manly? FactCheck has

Category: Conservatives, David Cameron, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, Liberal Democrats, Nick Clegg, Parliament
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January 22, 2014 1 Comment By Fariha Karim

David Cameron wants to talk about how well his government has done on affordable housing. Has he hit home this time? FactCheck pores over the numbers.

Category: Conservatives, David Cameron, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, Housing, Labour
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