Official inflation figures understate the real extent of rising costs, but even the government's own CPI scheme lays bare the ongoing misery for working people and those dependent on benefits.
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Britain's poorest pay a 10 per cent "poverty premium" for essential goods and services, the Joseph Rowntree Trust warned at the weekend.
Unison demanded the launch of a national inquiry into rampant rises in the cost of water today.
Fewer than 0.6 per cent of new fathers take advantage of additional paternity leave because they fear being left out of pocket, the TUC said on father's day.
Britain stepped closer to war with Syria today as Prime Minister David Cameron backed US President Barack Obama's decision to arm the country's rebels.
Education campaigners branded secret government plans to ramp up student loan repayments as another plot to line the pockets of privateers today.
David Cameron was urged today to confront US President Barack Obama at the G8 summit and demand the release of Shaker Aamer, the last Briton in Guantanamo Bay.
Postal workers announced fresh strike action today in a bid to force fat-cat bosses to negotiate over their plans to cut jobs, pay and services.
Hate crimes against Muslims and disabled people have shot up in Scotland, prosecutors reported today.