A study published this week has suggested that almost 600 suicides could be linked to the fitness for work test
Academic researchers also find 279,000 cases of mental ill health and 725,000 more prescriptions for antidepressants
DWP spends £8.54m on advertising campaign at the same time as slashing benefits for disabled people, cutting £4.5bn a year from working tax credits and withdrawing housing benefit from all those under the age of 21
Substantial as the rising fraud crime wave has been, the current theft of pension pots will make it look trivial indeed
The comments were branded 'shocking' by fellow MPs
More than a fifth of out of work benefits claimants have a criminal record according to research published by the Ministry of Justice today.
Iain Duncan Smith has suggested being on benefits is a form of slavery and he is like abolitionist William Wilberforce through his introduction of welfare reforms.
Damning study says there is a lack of support to help Britain’s poorest pay for funerals
Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith has refused requests to meet the leaders of a major food bank charity and accused them of “scaremongering”, it has emerged.
Critics say there is a ‘postcode lottery’ for grants meant to protect the vulnerable
Mr Duncan Smith disclosed last week that his 2017 target for the full introduction of Universal Credit is set to be missed
The number of public sector workers on low wages doubles to more than one million, with women and part-time staff disproportionately affected by squeeze on incomes
Plight of MP’s brother raises questions about fairness of controversial welfare reform
Despite the recent deaths on London's roads, Johnson seems to believe that it is the personal choices of cyclists that determine their safety
Grieving relatives and crime victims are among millions of people forced to pay premium rates to ring government helplines, a parliamentary committee reported today.
Management described as "extraordinarily poor" and "alarmingly weak" in new report