TUC general secretary, Frances O'Grady, blames the threat of industrial action on a Government that is 'out of touch'
The Bill cuts the amount groups can spend before elections from £989,000 to £390,000
Downing Street has rejected warnings by charities that its new lobbying legislation would restrict voluntary organisations from campaigning on matters of public interest.
Regulations 'would effectively make it illegal' for TUC to organise conference in election run-up
Moving the Qatar tournament would have a huge knock-on effect for domestic leagues
Conservative party election strategist denies discussed tobacco issues with PM or Health Secretary
He says claims made that he 'sought to improperly use his position' as campaign advisor were 'simply false'
Prime Minister is under pressure over his strategist’s potential conflict of interest
Commons Speaker John Bercow today suspended the issuing of new Commons passes to staff working for all-party parliamentary groups amid concerns they are being used as a vehicle for political lobbying at Westminster.
Reporters posing as lobbyists filmed peers ‘offering to sell parliamentary influence’
The cult TV sitcom returns to our screens this week after seven years away but will it be as good as the much-loved original episodes, asks Sarah Hughes, and will that longed-for movie ever happen?
A Dutch appeals court has lifted a ban on an organisation which lobbies for the legalisation of sex between adults and children, after finding that the group was not breaking any laws in The Netherlands.
Simon Hughes is accused of failing to declare donations to local party
Nine out of 10 home-buyers believe estate agents should be forced to meet an industry-wide set of regulations to make sure they are up to scratch, research has found.
Californian parents concerned about their child's sexuality will no longer be able to put them through controversial "gay-repair" therapy after the state became the first to outlaw any practices aiming to influence the sexual orientation of minors. The San Francisco Gate reports.
The Synchronised Swimming is now in full (hopefully concerted) flow at London 2012.