The UK Home Secretary is changing the government’s response to knife crime and will be introducing new Knife Crime Prevention Orders to prevent criminals carrying blades.
The Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the EU and Japan enters into force on 1 February 2019, allowing businesses and consumers across Europe and Japan to take advantage of the largest open trade zone.
This week, the Belfast High Court will hear a case that could find Northern Ireland’s abortion law in breach of the UK’s human rights commitments.
A record number of high street jobs are under threat in 2019: but could this be prevented? Read on to find out the potential solutions being discussed in local government.
Councils reduced expenditure on libraries, museums, and arts by £400 million in the last decade - with more money for care services needed, to protect culture cuts.
Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific, Mark Field met the Secretary General for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to confirm commitments to forging a stronger future partnership.
The risks to the UK tech sector from a disorderly ‘No Deal’ Brexit include a hit on funding for innovative start-ups and an inability to service IT contracts.
Pregnant women and new parents returning to work are to be further protected from unfairly losing their jobs under new proposals set out by the government.
President Donald Trump was refused entry into the House of Representatives to give State of Union speech by Majority Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who wants progress on #EndTheShutdown.
New research has shown that while England’s homelessness statistics are at a worrying high, empty housing across the country is also on the increase.
The UK government must resolve confusing and troubling aspects of its mental capacity law reform if it wants to strengthen people’s human rights.
UK Government influences our lives through public services. However, a re-occurring obstacle that prevents access to these services is proving identity.
Matt Hancock, has revealed that tax charges on pensions are “the biggest concern I have raised with me by GPs”. Senior Cabinet Minister is also in discussions with the Chancellor over lifetime allowance.
More than 50 councils across the country will share nearly £2.4 million of extra funding to crack down on rogue landlords.
The announcement of partial retraction to the two child limitation came today.
The Government does not fully understand the relationship between food insecurity, hunger and malnutrition.
Public sector workers will receive increased pension protection in the event their job is outsourced, in new proposals.
When the Troubled Families program was launched in 2011 by the UK coalition government, there were four key measures by which it would be judged.
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe will meet Prime Minister Theresa May and agree pioneering collaboration on medical research, robotics and use of data.
Labour party has concerns about allocation of asylum accommodation contract to private company, Serco.