Coalition building target 'won't be reached until 2058'

Ed Miliband is claiming that it would take until 2058 to meet the coalition's targets for home building at the current rate.

The Prime Minister appears to disagree about the precise numbers of houses built.


Osborne curbs welfare benefits

The newly unemployed will have to wait at least seven days before they are able to sign on, under a series of changes to welfare benefits announced by the Chancellor. A new welfare cap will be set from 2015 and OAP expats face losing fuel payments.