Unemployment rises by 7,000

Unemployment increased by 7,000 between November and January to 2.52 million, official figures have revealed. But the number of people claiming Jobseeker's Allowance last month fell by 1,500 to 1.54 million.

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Cable: Govt has 'very good record on job creation'

Business Secretary Vince Cable said the coalition had a "very good record on job creation" and a million new private sector jobs have been created.

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