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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 1 Comment 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.

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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?

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January 30, 2014 3 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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November 12, 2013 2 Comments By Emma Thelwell

The Royal College of Nursing claims that there are nearly 20,000 unfilled nursing posts in England, putting patients at risk. FactCheck rolls up its sleeves to find out how unhealthy nursing

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November 6, 2013 4 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Smoke and mirrors at Prime Minister’s Questions. Either the NHS is on the brink of collapse or it’s all plain sailing in Britain’s A&E wards. FactCheck crunches the

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October 30, 2013 6 Comments By Fariha Karim

David Cameron says that fuel poverty only went up under Labour, but having looked at the figures, FactCheck isn’t as convinced. Same goes for his claims on winter fuel payments.

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October 24, 2013 124 Comments By Fariha Karim

As Channel 4 News continues with its series, Britain’s Niqab, FactCheck gets to work uncovering a few facts around a polarised and heated debate.

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