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Child poverty hits record high in UK, data shows

An estimated 4.33 million children were living in low-income households Representational image (iStock)By: Pramod Thomas AN unprecedented rise in child poverty happened across the UK, government figures released Thursday (21) revealed. Previous research indicated that…


London population hits record high amid migration surge

In 2022 alone, around 66,000 people moved to London Picture for representation (iStock)By: Pramod Thomas LONDON’s population has reached a new peak driven by a surge in migration, reversing the trend of people leaving the…


FIFA fury as racism hits weekend games

Fans aimed monkey chants at AC Milan and France goalkeeper Mike Maignan during Milan’s dramatic 3-2 win at Udinese, with the game temporarily halted Kasey PalmerBy: Eastern Eye THE head of football’s world governing body,…


Inflation hits lowest level in more than two years

The Consumer Prices Index hit 3.9 per cent in November from 4.6 per cent in the previous month Prime minister Rishi Sunak (REUTERS/Remo Casilli)By: Chandrashekar Bhat INFLATION has slowed sharply to the lowest level in…