In the hands of England’s government-run health system, Hinchingbrooke Hospital was called “a basket case” in Parliament. Ali Parsa wants to show that private enterprise can do a better job than the state in providing medical care.
The battle that comes to a head tomorrow between the Miliband brothers to lead the opposition to U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron highlights the past divisions within the Labour Party and the fight for its future direction.
Ed Miliband , the leader of the U.K.’s opposition Labour Party, said that if he wins the next election, due in 2015, he will not be able to reverse all the spending cuts made by Prime Minister David Cameron ’s government.
Negotiators for Conservative David Cameron and Liberal Democrat Nick Clegg completed their third session in search of a deal to form a new government as they faced pressure to reassure investors over political stability.
The U.K. Labour Party names its new leader today with polls suggesting the only national opposition to Prime Minister David Cameron ’s ruling coalition is gaining support as government spending cuts bite.
Prime Minister Gordon Brown ’s decision to quit threw into disarray efforts to form a U.K. government, pitting his Labour Party against the Conservatives as both bid to forge an alliance with the Liberal Democrats.