14 Mar 2014

The Public Accounts Committee report 'Contracting out Public Services to the Private Sector' has been welcomed by accountability campaigners.

13 Mar 2014

Tenants across England are facing ‘revenge evictions’ just for speaking up about bad conditions, a Shelter study has found.

13 Mar 2014

Iran executed 331 people for drug-related charges in 2013, a new report published by the non-profit organisation Iran Human Rights reveals.

12 Mar 2014

A gravely ill Yemeni man has become the first Guantánamo Bay prisoner to have his claims of abuse at the military base considered by a US court of law.

12 Mar 2014

Tributes have been paid from across the poltical spectrum to Bob Crow, leader of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union, who died yesterday at the age of 52.

11 Mar 2014

Health unions will join campaigners today in Westminster to raise their concerns about government proposals to fast-track hospital closures.

10 Mar 2014

Amnesty International is to brief US politicians on the ongoing failure to adequately investigate past human rights violations and abuses in Northern Ireland.