Philip Hammond rebuked over bank lobbying allegations
The former chancellor considered a legal injunction to block the verdict of Westminster’s lobbying watchdog
‘Spy tech’ firm Palantir made £22m profit after NHS data deal
Exclusive: CIA-backed company made record UK profits after winning multi-million-pound government contracts, while...
UK politicians who referred PPE firms to ‘VIP lane’ to be named
Government agrees to reveal details of how companies were fast-tracked to win lucrative COVID contracts, after...
40 Lords reported to authorities over financial interests
Complaint follows openDemocracy investigation into ‘shocking lack of transparency’, believed to be one of the most...
Published in: Dark Money Investigations: InvestigationTop Tory donor’s failed property firm left hundreds out of pocket in India
Exclusive: Sam Singh set up a business with ‘cash for access’ Tory chair and met Boris Johnson. But in India,...
Published in: Freedom of Information: NewsMet Police accused of 'serious failure' over system flagging 'high-risk' FOI requests
Exclusive: Campaigners warn of ‘chilling effect’ after police force categorises journalists’ enquiries about BLM and...
Fresh lobbying row after minister fails to declare ownership of PR firm
Exclusive: Government labelled a ‘cesspit of sleaze’ after Tory MP Paul Scully failed to declare his private company...