by Felicity Collier
AN INVESTIGATION has been launched into the death of a young man after he was restrained by police in east London.
Metropolitan Police said officers attempted to stop a car in Dalston, Hackney during the early hours of Saturday morning and a man...
Monday 24th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
AT LEAST seven million people in their thirties and forties will lose £10,000 each under government plans to increase the state pension age earlier than planned.
Those born between April 6 1970 and April 5 1978 will have to wait an extra year until they are 68 before receiving...
by Felicity Collier
FIREFIGHTERS and police are turning to a charity for support for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) amid reports of managers mishandling the cases of mental health issues among their front-line workers.
In the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire and...
HUNDREDS of nurses and trade unionists marched through Portsmouth this weekend in protest against the continued 1 per cent public-sector pay cap.
The rally was organised by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) as part of its “summer of action” to get the cap lifted.
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
STRIKING train drivers and guards shut down Merseyrail yesterday in their fight to keep the service safe for passengers.
Transport union RMT leader Mick Cash said the strike to keep safety-critical guards on the train was “rock solid.”
Merseyrail — one of...
GAY rights campaigners have welcomed the government’s announcement at the weekend that restrictions on blood donation by homosexual men will be eased.
A 1981 lifetime ban on blood donation by men who have sex with other men, ostensibly to prevent the spread of HIV, was changed in...
Number of families with children in temporary accommodation soars 37 per cent since 2014
Saturday 22nd Jul 2017
High Court says Belhaj truth could damage national security
Labour leader targets seats to take back from the SNP at the next election
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
Council still pushing social cleansing agenda