Plans to increase benefits by less than inflation will make seven million families – half of Britain's working households – worse off by an average of £165 a year, according to an analysis by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
The Muslim Brotherhood has been gaining power in several countries since the Arab Spring. The rise of Islamist power in the Middle East is culturally and politically complex. This interactive lets the user click on selected countries to see how groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood or Hamas are impacting them politically.
Taxpayers' personal data, including records of web sites they have visited and where their mobile phone calls are made, is being viewed by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs on an increasingly frequent basis.
As the cyanide took effect, Neil Percival Heywood must have looked around at the tacky photos of trees and waterfalls on the mustard-coloured wallpaper and wondered how he ever got involved in the vicious world of Chinese politics.
A supergrass who was helping prosecutors uncover a multi-million pound money laundering scheme used by corrupt officials in Russia has died in mysterious circumstances outside his Surrey home, i can reveal.
CAMPAIGNING residents will today fight against plans to build homes on greenbelt land. Gateshead council bosses are considering building 2,900 homes across 22 sites as part of a planning document put together with Newcastle council.