Opponents of the Government's plans to withhold benefits from some social housing tenants, deemed to have spare rooms, are today launching a legal challenge against the so-called 'bedroom tax'.
Earlier this week, David Cameron pledged to look at "any individual case" relating to the change in rules as the Government's plans were attacked by a string of opposition MPs.
The Prime Minister said the move was not a tax, explaining that "a tax is when someone earns money, it is their money and the Government takes some of it away."
The under-occupancy charge sees housing benefit payments reduced for tenants in council or housing association properties with empty bedrooms.
More top news
The number of children in care has increased to its highest level for nearly 25 years, the Government's spending watchdog has said.
Abuse victims are being put through "torture" by the pace at which the Government's inquiry into abuse is progressing, an MP has said.
The number of diabetic and severely overweight patients having weight loss surgery needs to triple to help the future of the NHS, Nice said.