Blogs

27 Jul 2013

The TUC has warned that ending automatic inspections of companies applying for a Gangmasters licence could increase the number of rogue employment agencies.

27 Jul 2013

Family members of Guantanamo detainees have submitted letters to a US Senate Hearing on closing the prison, describing the nightmare of living without their loved ones.

26 Jul 2013

Parents are paying out £2 billion every year to help their children get on the housing ladder, as more and more young people are priced out of a home of their own.

26 Jul 2013

Fashion retailer Topshop has rejected moves to prevent further disasters in garment factories in Bangladesh.

26 Jul 2013

Botswana’s government has prevented a UK lawyer from entering the country to represent Kalahari Bushmen in a High Court hearing about the tribe’s access to their ancestral land.

25 Jul 2013

Thousands of trade unionists will bring their opposition to austerity to the opening Sunday of the Conservative Party conference.in September

25 Jul 2013

Church leaders in Zimbabwe have asked Christians around the world to pray for their country, and called for there to be no violence ahead of elections taking place on 31 July.

24 Jul 2013

MPs have called for a full-scale investigation into blacklisting in the construction industry, following allegations by the Unite union.