By Lauren Grice Local government secretary Eric Pickles has advised local authorities on how to cut spending by reviewing taxpayer funding of trade unions.
By Laura Moulden Undercover policing in the UK requires a “root and branch” overhaul, MPs have warned today (March 1st).
By Gerald Heneghan House prices in the UK rose by 0.2 per cent during February, hitting an average cost of £162,638.
By Gerald Heneghan Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has revealed it suffered a pre-tax loss of more than £5 billion in 2012.
By Lauren Grice Pope Benedict XVI has named archbishop of Glasgow Philip Tartaglia as the successor to cardinal Keith O’Brien in the position of archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh.
By Laura Moulden Nick Clegg has admitted recent claims regarding sexually inappropriate behaviour contributed to the resignation of former Liberal Democrat chief executive Lord Rennard.
By Lauren Grice The identities of two Britons involved in a balloon crash in Luxor, Egypt have been released.
By Laura Moulden Strathclyde firefighters have managed to get a blaze under control at a disused school in Glasgow.
By Laura Moulden Cardinal Keith O’Brien has resigned his post as the UK’s most senior Roman Catholic clergyman.
By Gerald Heneghan The eurozone’s financial downturn will continue into 2013, the European Commission has warned.