Jobless 18- to 21-year-olds without a basic standard of English or mathematics will be denied benefits unless they return to classes to improve their skills.
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Sunday 24 November 2013
He tells Oliver Poole how he swung charities into action to raise £57m so far after the Philippines typhoon
Wednesday 02 October 2013
Communities from Brazil to Cambodia are losing homes to make room for sugar crops, it is claimed
Saturday 28 September 2013
Here are the answers to this week's quiz...
Monday 23 September 2013
The potentially devastating effects of climate change on future generations are revealed today by two British aid groups, before a crucial UN report due out this week.
Friday 16 August 2013
Today, I hear ordinary Liberians talk passionately about their country, its future, and their aspirations
Wednesday 24 July 2013
Charity has so far funded only 27 per cent of the estimated £35 million it needs to deal with the Syria crisis
Tuesday 02 July 2013
Astonishing claim from the millionaire welfare minister
Thursday 30 May 2013
The growing use of food banks in Britain shows that some people are "falling through the cracks in the system", the Business Secretary, Vince Cable, has admitted.
As Google and Apple are probed on tax avoidance, it's time for political leaders around the world to take a stand and stamp the practice out
Wednesday 22 May 2013
We are losing £100bn annually through aggressive tax avoidance
Friday 10 May 2013
Ten of the world’s tax havens are UK-linked territories - the British Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies. The clue is in the names.
Thursday 07 March 2013
If you think Trending has thrown its weight behind International Women’s Day, you should see what the rest of the country is doing.
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
You can STILL be jailed for being a republican, government confirms, and it remains illegal to even 'imagine' overthrowing the Queen
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Fighting back: the woman giving a voice (and 49,999 others) to the victims of sexism - by giving an airing to their horror stories
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Ethan Couch: Texas quadruple murderer – or a victim of ‘affluenza’?
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- 2 Sun will 'flip upside down' within weeks, says Nasa
- 4 Christmas comes early: Justin Bieber announces he's 'retiring from music'
- 5 Children evacuated from swimming pool after prosthetic leg mistaken for paedophile