Research suggests only German public sector employees take more sick leave than their counterparts at the European Commission
Callers including crime victims and the bereaved spent £56m on calls to departments in 2012
Party said it will try to ‘unpick’ £6bn in outsourcing deals
Less than half of those in Whitehall finance have an accountancy qualification
A series of failures in recent years have wasted hundreds of millions of pounds
An attempt by David Cameron to kick the vexed issue of MPs’ pay into the long grass was rebuffed by Ed Miliband on Monday night.
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
The plan is working, the Chancellor said with a smile
Side effect of property scheme is £400m gain in stamp duty this month
Report reveals that charities getting less while cost to public purse has risen
The reward will be savings for taxpayers
To the public this is no more than an SW1 issue, to the Whitehall mandarins it represents an earthquake
Riots broke out in Rio de Janeiro after a demonstration by Brazilian teachers turned violent. Masked protesters hurled rocks and fire bombs at police, while others looted from banks and broke into government buildings.
New coalition will advocate for policy reform and regulation to lower broadband cost to 5 per cent of monthly income in developing countries
Unions react with anger as the Department of Health says it cannot afford staff 1% pay increases
The Cabinet Secretary attended dinner organised by Office of Unconventional Gas and Oil