Defence Secretary Philip Hammond believes himself vindicated by the High Court ruling that his Iraq Historic Allegations Team (IHAT) is independent.
A look at the causes and possible outcomes of Silvio Berlusconi and his right-wing coalition's lead in the polls.
Attacks such as yesterday's horrific murder in Woolwich didn't happen before the 'war on terror.' It's time we recognised the consequences of the conflicts we've unleashed
Disabled people who claim that the government's vicious bedroom tax unlawfully discriminates against them launched a legal challenge against it today.
Prison officers shared horror stories of jail assaults from the podium at the POA conference today.
Train drivers' union Aslef general secretary Mick Whelan urged all transport workers to make a concerted push for renationalisation of the railways today.
Scotland's MSPs scuttled into Holyrood by its side doors today as staffers surrounded the Parliament with picket lines over pay.
Brave firefighters are being treated like "cannon fodder" by bosses who refuse to learn "tragic lessons," Fire Brigades Union general secretary Matt Wrack warned today.
Protesters will picket an awards ceremony in London this evening where notorious blacklisting construction firm Carillion is shortlisted for an award.
Exploring our online archive of the Star's early years
Thousands of government workers across Britain walked out today in a bid to defend their jobs, pay and conditions.
Virgin Trains stewards could strike over "degrading" uniforms pushed on women employees.