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Has Jacob Rees-Mogg done his homework on civil servants working from home?

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A recent vacancy advertised on the civil service jobs website states: “The Government is committed to increasing the number of Civil Service roles throughout the UK under its Places for Growth programme and this will ...

‘We collect symbols of the resistance’: the Ukrainian museum working through the war

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On hearing the Russian rockets hit Kyiv in the early hours of 24 Februarie, Ihor Poshyvailo knew his first responsibility was to get the collection of the Maidan Museum somewhere safe. The artefacts in the art historia...

Ex-Facebook moderator in Kenya sues over working conditions

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A former Facebook moderator has filed a lawsuit against its owner, Meta Platforms, alleging poor working conditions for contracted content moderators violate the Kenyan constitution. The petition, also filed against M...

Tories urged not to betray working women by ditching employment bill

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A coalition of campaigners has urged the UK government not to betray working women by ditching its promises to clamp down on sexual harassment and workplace pregnancy discrimination in its flagship employment bill. Be...

If everyone’s working from home, why is commercial office space booming?

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Many people loved working from home during the pandemic. They got to spend more time with their families, adopted more pets, enjoyed the magic of delivery services, binged Netflix, swapped their suits for sweats and e...

US working to make Covid drugs more widely available as cases fall

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President Joe Biden’s administration is striving to expand availability of the life-saving coronavirus antiviral treatment Paxlovid, and it is simultaneously seeking to reassure doctors that there is ample supply for ...

Globalisation is not working – in an age of insecurity, we need more local solutions

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Rishi Sunak is in Washington DC this week to discuss the state of the global economy with his fellow finance ministers. But he is clearly keener on listening to some of them than others. Had the chancellor not been on...

Twitter working on edit button but says idea did not come from Elon Musk

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Twitter has confirmed it has working on an edit button, but denied the idea came after the company’s new largest shareholder, Elon Musk, held a poll on it. For years, editing a tweet already published has been a sough...

Campaigners hope TV series will save Full Monty working men’s club

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As anticipation builds for the release of a new eight-part Full Monty series, hundreds of Sheffield residents are hoping that renewed interest in the stories of the group of steel workers turned strippers will help pr...

Working as a house cleaner: ‘It is an intimate encounter that demands respect’

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Some years ago, I worked as a house cleaner for a local council. I had no training as a cleaner, just common sense and a few books for reference on difficult stains and other cleaning nightmares. They didn’t always he...

Philippines considers four-day working week to combat rising costs

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The Philippines is considering a four-day working week to conserve energy, as the cost of fuel continues to rise globally, driven by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Officials are searching for ways to soften the impact ...

The Guardian view on the jobs market: work isn’t working

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Remember “Labour isn’t working”? It was the election poster that summed up the tail end of the 1970s and helped to sweep Margaret Thatcher into power. It showed a long dole queue snaking out of an unemployment office,...

Men’s suit removed from UK ‘inflation basket’ as Covid changes working life

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The traditional men’s suit has been removed from the basket of goods used to calculate the annual inflation rate – the latest casualty of the increase in working from home since the start of the Covid pandemic two yea...

‘I don’t know who I am any more’: working through trauma is about reconnecting

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Gavin is a good-looking man in his early thirties who strode confidently into the consulting room. Met die eerste oogopslag, it was hard to guess that his self-assured manner was masking a profound uncertainty and considerable...

Share your views on a four-day working week

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Trials of a four-day working week are underway at a number of UK companies as part of a six-month pilot study at the universities of Cambridge and Oxford. The Welsh government has been also been urged by the country’s...

Families facing poverty: how one in six working households struggle to keep their heads above water

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Maart 2020 changed many lives. Lockdown measures brought in as a response to the Covid pandemic upended day-to-day patterns and changed perspectives. Vir sommige, family homes and shared flats became congested working an...

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