From Daily Telegraph: Home-owning pensioners would be forced to pay up to £30,000 each as part of a radical plan to solve Britain’s care funding crisis under proposals being promoted by a former government minister.
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From BBC News: Damian Green, one of Theresa May’s closest allies, has been sacked from the cabinet after an inquiry found he had breached the ministerial code.
He was “asked to quit” after he was found to have made “inaccurate and misleading” statements over what he knew about claims pornography was found on his office computer in 2008.
He also apologised for making writer Kate Maltby feel uncomfortable in 2015.
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