The number of children in care has risen to a record level following the death of Baby P and a spate of child exploitation scandals. The National Audit Office said care system has not improved under Coalition.
Tony Blair was awarded the "global legacy award" by Save the Children US. Apparently this is for his "commitment to Africa".
But the former prime minister is central to Sir John Chilcot's inquiry into Britain’s controversial and protracted war in Iraq.
Earlier this month, it emerged that Blair had signed a multimillion pound contract with a Saudi Arabian oil company in 2010 to broker secret deals on the firm’s behalf with Chinese state officials. The revelation raises serious questions...
I doubt whether they talk much about the King of the Visigoths in Labour Party circles. Or anywhere else, for that matter. Yet it was that long-forgotten ruler of 7th-century Spain who in AD681 proclaimed his "Ervigian Code". Among other laws, that raft of measures enshrined state anti-Semitism. It would set the tone for the exclusion or persecution of Jews in Europe for centuries to come.
He looks no different than the majority "normal" unlike Cameron and his cronies who look like they've got something stuck up their ass as they attempt to look down their noses at the majority. #CameronMustGo
Amelia Gentleman: David Clapson was found dead last year after his benefits were stopped on the grounds that he wasn't taking the search for work seriously. He had an empty stomach, and just £3.44 to his name. Now thousands of other vulnerable claimants are being left in similar by the government's tough new welfare sanctions
More than a third of people with degenerative conditions such as Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis are having their benefits slashed because the Department for Work and Pensions deems they will recover enough to look for work.
Theresa May has buried bad news about Britain’s asylum system by delaying and manipulating the publication of independent inspection reports, the head of the Government’s immigration watchdog has warned MPs.
THE mother of a severely-disabled Bradford teenager with a mental age of five could face is facing the prospect of a 12-month delay in receiving some of her benefits while an assessment is carried out to see if her daughter is fit to work.