Just 28 per cent of couples in a marriage or civil partnership will benefit from the policy.
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Andrew Noakes of the Labour Campaign for Human Rights asks a pertinent question: what if the war on terror has turned out differently?
Should it win the General Election next year, Labour will guarantee starter jobs for anyone between 18 and 24 who have been out of work for a year.
The most likely scenario in 2015 is a hung-parliament. Policymakers should be considering how they deal with that reality.
The Tories are claiming credit for a fall in violent crime that mostly occurred under Labour.
Just two Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP) MPs turned up to vote against the bedroom tax in the House of Commons earlier today after a prosal to repeal the tax was put forward by Labour MP Ian Lavery.
Writing in today’s Guardian, Zoe Williams has interpreted the ban as yet another way of demonising poor parents.
Away from the rarefied atmosphere of Davos, the reality of tackling inequality is not at all palatable to elements of the UK’s business community.