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Public sector pay cap to be lifted

September 12, 2017 12:37 pm0 comments
Public sector pay cap to be lifted

The cap on public sector pay rises in England and Wales is to be lifted. Ministers will now get “flexibility” to breach the longstanding 1% limit. The announcement came as the government said police officers would get a 1% rise plus a 1% bonus, with prison officers getting a 1.7% […]

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Caroline Wyatt: MS 'brain fog' lifted after stem cell treatment

February 25, 2017 3:15 pm0 comments
Caroline Wyatt: MS 'brain fog' lifted after stem cell treatment

BBC journalist Caroline Wyatt has spoken of how the “brain fog began to lift” after she had pioneering treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS). The former BBC defence correspondent was deemed unsuitable for an NHS trial and paid $ 60,000 (£48,000) for a stem cell transplant in Mexico in January. Wyatt, […]

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NI's 'gay blood' ban to be lifted

June 2, 2016 6:26 pm0 comments
NI's 'gay blood' ban to be lifted

Northern Ireland’s lifetime ban on gay men donating blood is to be lifted. Health Minister Michelle O’Neill said the new policy will come into effect on September 1. At present in Northern Ireland, any man who has had sex with another man is banned from giving blood permanently. A ban […]

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Iran sanctions lifted over nuclear deal

January 16, 2016 2:33 pm0 comments

Iran nuclear deal: International sanctions lifted 16 January 2016 From the section Middle East Media captionWhat will the lifting of sanctions on Iran mean? International sanctions on Iran have been lifted after its compliance with obligations under its nuclear agreement with world powers was certified. The EU foreign policy chief, […]

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