A woman who was paid £12,500 in fraudulent disability benefits has been given a 12-month community order after being filmed running at a dog show.
Staff working on the government's Universal Credit benefits system are being balloted for strikes in a dispute over workloads and recruitment, saying that they had been treated "with contempt".
The director of policy at the Centre for Social Justice says the child benefit cap being scrapped for retrospective claimants is about "fairness" if they had children before the cap was introduced
The Labour MP has slammed the controversial benefits system, claiming it has "completely failed".
Julia Hartley-Brewer spoke to Debbie McGee about npower's Fuel Bank scheme, which wants to extend winter fuel payments to anyone who needs them
There is no "rational explanation" for landlords discriminating against benefits claimants, a leading homelessness charity said today.
Steve McCabe, who sits on the Work and Pensions Committee, said more guidance was needed from the Department of Work and Pensions to stop sanctions being unfairly levelled against vulnerable benefit claimants
A new study into Universal Credit, which replaced various state benefits, says it's leaving people in debt and costs too much to administer
Julia Hartley-Brewer discussed child poverty with author and former teacher Francis Gilbert
There were more than 32.2 million people in employment in the three months to November
Lyle Jeffs was accused of moving around $11million (£8.2 million) worth of food stamp benefits
It is claimed relatives of the jihadists are going to employment centres in France to pick up the benefits each month
Deven Ghelani spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the system in wake of several criticisms directed at it over its implementation
Last week the Government introduced a cap on child tax credits parents are only eligible to receive the benefit for their first two children, unless the mother can prove she was raped
The benefits system will be changing this week and MP Damian Green says it will encourage people to stay in work
IDS spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about his flagship policy and suggested it will have a 'transformative effect'