Tag: faces

  • Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny faces new criminal charges

    Imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been handed new charges by prosecutors. The 47-year-old is already serving more than 30 years in prison after being found guilty of crimes including extremism — charges that his supporters say are politically motivated. In comments passed to his associates, he said he had been charged under article…

  • TfL faces ‘funding cliff edge’ after Hunt fails to outline future investment

    Transport for London (TfL) faces a “funding cliff edge,” the government has been warned, after Chancellor Jeremy Hunt today failed to confirm future capital arrangements for the body in the Autumn Statement. Rachel McLean, TfL’s chief finance officer, said it was “hugely disappointing that the government has not yet confirmed their share of the capital…