The NHS' spending watchdog says billions of pounds spent on tackling health inequalities are not having a big enough impact.
Four parliamentarians accused of allowances abuses have pleaded not guilty, as the expenses scandal finally reaches the courts.
Britain's plans for a high-speed rail link have been unveiled by transport secretary Andrew Adonis, with the fastest trains between London and the West Midlands taking just 30 minutes.
Police watchdog Denis O'Connor has called on the government to do more to address antisocial behaviour, after it emerged one in four complaints are ignored by police.
A parliamentary committee led by the man behind reforms to the Commons has called into question Gordon Brown's 'government of all the talents'.
Nick Clegg has called for Britain to make a £10 billion "repayment" to cut the public deficit.
MPs on the intelligence and security committee have expressed "disappointment" after Gordon Brown published their annual 2008/09 report four months late.
Fears that Britain's railways could grind to a halt over the Easter break grew today as Rail and Maritime Union (RMT) members backed strike action.