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The Prime Minister’s “university cuts” and the “tax battle” over pensions

The Prime Minister’s “university cuts” and the “tax battle” over pensions

 


The headline on the front page of Metro reads:

Many of Wednesday's front pages are dominated by the latest developments in the election campaign. The Metro says the Conservative Party and Labor Party are “sticking together” on taxation. The newspaper reports that Prime Minister Rishi Sunak claimed Labor's tax plans would cost each family $2,000 a year. Meanwhile, Shadow Chancellor Rachel Reeves branded the Prime Minister's policies a “desperate gimmick”.

The Daily Mail's front page headline reads:

The Daily Mail leads with Rishi Sunak's pledge to scrap 'fraudulent' qualifications, as part of a plan to fund 100,000 new apprenticeships. A new law will give the Office for Students (OfS), the higher education regulator, the power to close poorly performing courses, the newspaper reports.

Daily Express front page

The worst performing courses will be assessed based on government data, such as dropout rates and career progression, according to the Daily Express. The newspaper says the move is part of plans to dedicate €889 million to boosting the skills of young people.

The front page of the Times

The Times says the OfS has already started cracking down on courses it considers to be poor quality, but this legislation would give it more power. The newspaper added that Mr Sunak's announcement accused institutions of selling students a “false dream”.

The main headline on the Mirror's front page reads:

An investigation into the sale of Angela Rayner's house has been abandoned, the Mirror reports, in what the newspaper says is a “further blow” to Mr Sunak's election campaign. Elsewhere on the front page is an image of Love Island host Maya Jama speaking to the newspaper about meeting King Charles and her relationship with rapper Stormzy.

The Telegraph's front page headline reads:

In an exclusive interview with the Telegraph, Mr Sunak said he recently spoke to Boris Johnson about the “risk” that Sir Keir Starmer “poses to the security of the country”. He refused to say whether the former prime minister would campaign for him.

The title of the first page of the i reads:

The Prime Minister's 'triple lock plus' protection plan would save pensioners who rely on the state pension as their sole income £14.60 a year, according to i Show calculations. The newspaper claims that retirees who do not receive a full state pension would save less.

The main headline on the front page of the Guardian reads:

Outside the election campaign, the Guardian claims that the former head of Israel's foreign intelligence service allegedly tried to persuade a chief prosecutor to stop a war crimes investigation. The Israeli prime minister's office responded to the Guardian's request for comment, saying there were “many false and unfounded allegations intended to harm the state of Israel.”

The main headline of the Financial Times reads:

Water regulator Ofwat is drawing up “recovery regime” plans for financially troubled water companies, including Thames Water, in a bid to avoid nationalization, according to the Financial Times.

The front page headline of the Daily Star reads:

And finally, presenter Alan Titchmarsh revealed he was throwing slugs into his neighbor's garden, reports the Daily Star.

The Times and Daily Mail both say one in eight students could see their courses cut, under Tory plans to tackle what they call “Mickey Mouse” diplomas.

The papers say conservative modeling suggested the measures could generate around 910 million for apprenticeships by the end of the decade by reducing the number of student loans that are never repaid.

The Express lists five degrees whose graduates earn the least. They include courses in combined and general studies, performing arts, creative arts and design.

The Telegraph leads with an interview with Rishi Sunak. He reveals he recently spoke to Boris Johnson, but he won't say whether the 2019 election winner would campaign for him.

The front page of the Daily Mirror reports the police's decision to abandon their investigation into the deputy leader of Labour. Sale of Angela Rayner's house.

He describes it as a further blow to Mr Sunak's campaign.

The water regulator, Ofwat, is develop plans for a special recovery regime to help Thames Water and other struggling water companies, according to the Financial Times.

According to him, these measures would reduce the sanctions imposed on companies, so as to encourage them to invest in infrastructure. They would also be given “realistic” targets for reducing wastewater and water leaks.

According to the Guardian, Israel's foreign intelligence agency is allegedly threatened a chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court.

The objective – the newspaper claims – was to put pressure on the prosecutor to abandon the war crimes investigation.

Asked about the story, the Israeli prime minister's office told the Guardian that its questions contained “numerous false and unfounded allegations intended to harm the State of Israel.”

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