The U.K. budget deficit widens in March to £18.2B from £12.B in February and £18B a year ago. In...

|By:, SA News Editor

The U.K. budget deficit widens in March to £18.2B from £12.B in February and £18B a year ago. In the fiscal year through March, the deficit narrowed to £126B from £136.8 the previous year, with tax revenues rising 3.9% and spending gaining 2% under the government's celebrated austerity program.