More than a fifth of out of work benefits claimants have a criminal record according to research published by the Ministry of Justice today.
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Monday 27 January 2014
The Obama administration and some of America’s biggest technology companies have agreed a tentative deal that would allow the firms – including Facebook, Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn and Microsoft – to tell the public more about how the US Government collects information on their customers.
NSA surveillance revelations: Barack Obama announces reforms to bulk data collection and spying on heads of states
Friday 17 January 2014
Long-awaited speech unveiled some restrictions to America's surveillance policy, but Obama remained largely unapologetic
Sunday 12 January 2014
There will be a state memorial service for the former prime minister tomorrow before he is buried in a private ceremony at his ranch
Wednesday 08 January 2014
A less doggish approach works well for the Labour leader. Let's hope he sticks with it
Tuesday 07 January 2014
JPMorgan has agreed a $1.7 billion (approximately £1bn) settlement with US federal authorities for its role in the Bernie Madoff ponzi fraud.
Thursday 26 December 2013
Party said it will try to ‘unpick’ £6bn in outsourcing deals
Tuesday 24 December 2013
A gun attack has been carried out on a police station in Northern Ireland, Assembly members have said.
Sunday 22 December 2013
The money has been used to improve the rights of children and victims, fight domestic violence and rehabilitate offenders
Sunday 22 December 2013
Women's organisations predict the re-emergence of 'abortion tourism', with many travelling to Britain for operations
Saturday 21 December 2013
Abortion law would allow a pregnancy to be terminated only in the case of rape or where there is a serious health risk to the mother or foetus
Thursday 12 December 2013
Human rights groups slam practice in which inmates are told they will die just hours beforehand
Wednesday 04 December 2013
The King has been forced to apologise following the revelation which came a day before huge a 130 car pile up in the country
US security services spied on pornography use and ‘online promiscuity’ of Islamic radicals, according to leaked documents
Wednesday 27 November 2013
None of those targeted was alleged to have been involved in terrorist plots, according to latest NSA document leaked by Edward Snowden
Tuesday 26 November 2013
The number of times that officers trained to quell riots have been called in to calm tensions in prisons has soared over the last year, Ministry of Justice figures disclosed today.
Tuesday 19 November 2013
The historic deal is the largest ever struck between authorities in the United States and a single company
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
Tony Blair attacks Jeremy Corbyn's 'Alice In Wonderland' politics
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
Iain Duncan Smith 'should resign over disability benefit death figures', says Jeremy Corbyn
UN investigating British Government over human rights abuses caused by IDS welfare reforms
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- 2 David De Gea: Manchester United goalkeeper's £29m move to Real Madrid off - because paperwork 'not done in time'
- 3 Pansexual: What is it - and when did the term gain popularity?
- 4 Netherlands to withdraw food and shelter from failed asylum-seekers after just 'a few weeks'
- 5 Blood Moon and Supermoon: September to bring brightest – and dimmest – full Moon of the year on same night