Iain Duncan Smith has raised the spectre of Norman Tebbit's infamous "on yer bike" moment, by suggesting that people make greater efforts to travel to find work.
Child vetting review seeks 'common sense'
The spending review will not cause the UK economy to fall back into recession, the outgoing head of the Confederation of British Industry has claimed.
The initial post-mortem report into weapons inspector David Kelly's death has been released by the government, contradicting suggestions there was little blood visible where his body was recovered.
Shipworkers would have been paid for doing nothing for 12 years if the defence review had turned its back on the two new aircraft carriers currently under construction, it has emerged.
Three London boroughs are pursuing plans to merge into one 'super-council' by sharing service provision to save money.
One of the first polls conducted since the spending review sees the Liberal Democrats suffering their lowest ever rating by pollsters YouGov.
Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch has given the coalition government's spending cuts plans his firm support, warning them they must "stay the political course" to remain popular.