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Treasury ministers came under fire from economists today after they insisted that living standards were finally beginning to rise for the vast majority of workers.
Family doctors are concerned that the “total confidentiality” of GP consultations could be under threat from a major NHS data scheme which will see confidential patient records stored in a national database.
Burglary and murders are down again, but what’s driving this 20-year drop in offences?
Plus, homelessness in Scotland, and why so few renters have contents insurance
City traders sent the pound soaring following a shock fall in unemployment and the first explicit signal from the Bank of England on how it would handle a hike in interest rates.
The chief executive of the energy supplier Npower has claimed that energy bills in the UK are higher because the country's "old and draughty" houses waste so much gas and electricity.
Official figures show Britain now has more than 3m ‘boomerangers’, and it’s getting worse
Drug is among millions of pounds of military stock stolen in the past seven years
What did ‘The Pass’ reveal about the game and its taboos? Surprisingly little
‘Radical proposals’ would have seen families contribute financially if they earn more than £80k
Plus, the rise of the first time buyer, the importance of smell, and Generation Rent
Policy Exchange urges immediate action to cut the 650,000 single parent households that are not in any kind of work
Must we assume that a lack of genetic ties to a child make parents any less capable of bringing them up in a happy, healthy home?
Homeserve was today handed a £34.5 million fine by the City regulator after an investigation into alleged mis-selling at the emergency repairs group.
Rising numbers of social housing tenants are being driven to consider suicide because of the introduction of Government welfare reforms, a study has shown.
As a 'larger, non-hostile' fellow feline