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John McDonnell 'would bring existing PFI contracts in-house'

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:55:11 GMT

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says "wasteful" contracts will be brought back into public sector.

Gender pay gap widens for managers

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:03:26 GMT

For the UK's 3.3 million managers, men earn more than a quarter more on average than women.

Women's retirement reform pledged by Labour

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:05:34 GMT

Hundreds of thousands of women born in the 1950s would be offered the option of a state pension at 64.

Scottish Power says UK will need to boost capacity

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:28:58 GMT

Scottish Power says electric cars and a shift to electric heating could mean a big rise in demand for electricity.

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn urges caution on single market

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 17:32:31 GMT

The Labour leader says staying a member could limit the government's powers to invest in industry.