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No free lunches

Following a concerted campaign by charities and volunteers, the Department of Work and Pensions have backed down on an attempt to remove the right of volunteers to be paid for their lunchtime meals.

Jobcentre staff begin 48 hour strike

Thousands of Jobcentre staff across the country began a 48 hour strike today, over job cuts by the Department of Work and Pensions.

Civil service jobs 'to go overseas'

Thousands of civil service jobs could be moved to call centres overseas in a bid to save the government £1 billion, a union is claiming.

Marconi pensions - Adrift in the markets

In the first deal of its kind, a major pension scheme has been spun off from its parent company to make the business more attractive to investors.