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Lone-parents, disabled children and ethnic minorities will be among worst-hit, says EHRC.
New study confirms that the poorest are being hit hardest by continuing austerity.
MP Angela Rayner says her party wants to block Tories’ vouchers and free school meals snatch.
The rising cost of living and cuts to in-work benefits are leaving people at greater risk of sustained poverty, report warns.
Study shows "work is not providing a route out of poverty", says JRF.
Calls for commitment to topping up child element of universal credit to meet 2030 targets.
The UK Government is failing to protect the most vulnerable people in society. How long can it be allowed to continue?
DWP failed to meet its own target of processing new benefit claims within ten days on 214,000 occasions last year, new figures show.
Lectures on poverty from the party of sanctions and the Bedroom Tax are a “sick joke”, says SNP MP Sandra White.
Resolution Foundation warns of rising inequality amid cuts to working-age benefits.
'People should not be left without food, heating and electricity because of cruel Tory policies', says Christina McKelvie
Growth of unsuitable self-employment blamed for half of single parent homes being poor.
TUC analysis found 550,000 children with a parent working in the public sector will be living in poverty by the end of the current financial year.
MPs criticise government policies after rough sleeper pronounced dead in Westminster area, London.
Authority says it will now address anti-social behaviour and rough sleeping separately.
Authority plans to issue £100 penalties for breaches of public space protection orders.
Findings flag up ‘considerable uncertainty about its costs and benefits’ seven years on.
Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary, Debbie Abrahams MP, said the freeze "has had an extremely detrimental impact upon millions of people on low incomes".
The homeless charity Shelter has launched a new local service to support older armed forces veterans struggling with housing issues and other problems.
Garreth Forrest saw his benefit payments slashed by more than £500 a month.
Large families and jobless worst hit by rising costs and austerity, with 32% and 36% missing meals.
Labour MP Frank Field says the UK Government is creating "state-sponsored destitution", as new figures show a "gaping hole" in the welfare safety net.