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Jillings Report: Abuse ‘still not being tackled’ at children’s homes in Wales, 17 years after report was suppressed

Jillings Report: Abuse ‘still not being tackled’ at children’s homes in Wales, 17 years after report was suppressed

Campaigners have warned that the authorities are still failing to tackle the epidemic of child abuse in Britain following the publication of …

MPs use children to claim more expenses

MPs use children to claim more expenses

The Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (Ipsa) has given the MPs special dispensation to claim higher expenses to rent bigger properties and to pay for their children’s travel.

The rules were relaxed in 2011

Boris attacks DLA reforms

Boris Johnson is one of the thousands who have submitted Freedom of Information requests to the government relating to upcoming reforms to the disability living allowance (DLA), The Daily Mail reports.

The London mayor is opposing plans to increase the …

‘Honour’ crimes on the rise

Figures released under the Freedom of Information Act have revealed for the first time the scale of ‘honour’ crimes in the UK, The Guardian and The Sunday Mirror report.

Data obtained by the Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation (IKWRO) …