Just about managing? alf a million more people in poverty if Government maintains benefits...

Real terms cuts to working-age benefits and tax credits – imposed before Prime Minister Theresa May took office - are set to drive almost...

Happy 50th birthday for the breathalyser

The drink drive breathalyser is 50 years old this weekend. Police carried out the first roadside breath test on a motorist in Shropshire on 8...

New national hate crime hub is launches

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced a new national hub to tackle the emerging threat of online hate crime. It will ensure better support for...

Sentences for animal cruelty to increase tenfold to five years

Animal abusers who commit the most heinous crimes could face up to five years in prison under new plans set to be unveiled by...

Aguero to be assessed by club after Dutch car accident

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will be assessed by Club doctors today after being involved in a road accident on Thursday say the club who...

New survey of millenniums reveals a Depressed childhood

One quarter of girls  and one in 10 boys are depressed by the age of 14 according to new research out today. The study published...

Draconian Employment practices for Agency workers

AGENCY staff working on temporary or zero hours contracts face a culture of having shifts taken away as ‘punishments’ according to a new study...

Is modern life killing us? Low-level radiation health risks smaller than obesity say Manchester...

Is Modern life killing us? A study from the University of Manchester has found that the health risks from modern day life such as obesity, smoking...

Women ‘less likely to find full time work’ since recession

WOMEN have become far more likely than men to work part time because they can’t find full-time work following the 2008 recession, a Manchester...

Universal Credit expansion is ‘a disaster waiting to happen’

Citizens Advice is warning that the expansion of Universal Credit is 'a disaster waiting to happen', as as new findings show it is pushing...