30 October 2014 Last updated at 11:28

Penalties 'do not stop' drug useHeroin

There is no link between tough laws and levels of illegal drug use, a Home Office study finds, sparking a policy row within the coalition government.


Man with disabilities at workSickness benefit cuts 'considered'

Papers seen by the BBC suggest cuts to the Employment and Support Allowance are being contemplated but ministers say it is not policy.

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For sale signsHousing market 'losing momentum'

The UK housing market is showing signs of slowing down, the Nationwide says, with the annual rate of price growth slowing to 9% in October.

Eton school boysPrivate school graduates 'earn more'

UK graduates who went to private schools earn thousands of pounds more, on average, than those who were state-educated, research finds.

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