Punishing captive elderly citizens

Government's relentless curb on their contribution to local councils' budget year after year has played havoc with councils' finances with care sector close to collapse, forcing founcils to consider six percent rise in founcil tax, the maximum increase permitted by the government, after realising that councils' cut back on essential services is detrimental for the well being of the local residents.

Appreciation for TFL

Living in London has its own advantages and one of the prominent benefits here is the existence of extensive public transport system. Transport for London, popularly known as the TfL, runs and maintains a network of tube trains as also buses.

Government's relentless curb on their contribution to local councils' budget year after year has played havoc with councils' finances with care sector close to collapse, forcing founcils to consider six percent rise in founcil tax, the maximum...

Living in London has its own advantages and one of the prominent benefits here is the existence of extensive public transport system. Transport for London, popularly known as the TfL, runs and maintains a network of tube trains as also buses.

The police are facing drastic cuts at this critical time when there is increase in crimes of all types. These consistent cuts of last 7 years are having a devastating effect on the police force. Because of that we hardly sees any bobbies on...

Staggering 52% of British public has voted in favour of Brexit and in all fairness it is a must. The time can only tale whether UK will be better or worse off following Brexit. In the short term there is bound to be negative effect on the economy.

Thanks to the efforts of Asian Voice we have direct flights to Amdavad from London. I have been travelling this route every year for 15 years. Travelling to India can be frustrating. Arriving from London it took close to 2 hours for luggage...

The Prime Minister has said that the government is proving the doubters wrong with its Brexit negotiations, which are proceeding in full swing, and it seems that there is no going back now. However, if there was another referundum now, which...

On 18th Jan we travelled from Goa to Mumbai and then on to London. Upon arriving at Heathrow Airport, we waited for an hour for our luggage to arrive found that one of the bags was damaged, handles, wheels etc, were beyond repair. We went to...

It is time for our PM, FS and other leading politicians to come down from,their high horse, leave their Ivory Tower sanctuary and mingle with ordinary people to understand their pain, their every day concerns, their struggle to put food on the...

The suggestion by LibDem leader Vincent Cable to increase tax to pay for NHS has received mix reception. While most people are willing to pay extra tax, a rise of one penny overall, or better still a arise at the upper end of five penny, depending...


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