Blogs

18 Jul 2014

The TUC has written to Business Secretary Vince Cable urging him to modernise the rules governing strike ballots and bring union voting methods into the 21st century.

17 Jul 2014

Quakers in the Hampshire area are planning a Meeting for Worship at Farnborough International, which hosts an arms fair alongside “family-friendly” air displays.

17 Jul 2014

A military medical professional at Guantanamo Bay recently refused to force-feed detainees after witnessing the suffering it caused detainees, it has been revealed.

16 Jul 2014

The President of the Methodist Conference has welcomed the Church of England's General Synod vote in favour of allowing women to become bishops.

16 Jul 2014

Most people who lose their jobs will soon have to wait five weeks before they get any cash help, according to small print in the Universal Credit rules, say the TUC.

16 Jul 2014

British judges have ruled that a proposed cut to legal aid known as the ‘residence test’ is “unlawful” and “discriminatory.”

15 Jul 2014

The government’s support for a flawed Kenyan prosecution was based on an incorrect analysis that may put it in breach of its own death penalty policy, says the legal charity Reprieve

15 Jul 2014

Plans for a major building project on an illegal road notorious for its 'human safaris' have been condemned over fears of its effect on the Jarawa tribe's protected reserve on India’s Andaman Islands.