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UK productivity gap with developed nations now widest for 20 years

Shared from on 21 February 2014

Output per hour worked in UK 21% below average for G7, figures from Office for National Statistics reveal

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Britain’s military ranks second on gay inclusion index

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New Zealand takes top position on study of LGBT tolerance, while US is placed 40th out of 103 countries

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Labour attacks ‘discrimination’ at Department for Education

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Number of civil servants in Michael Gove's department who say they have experienced discrimination has risen since 2010

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‘One in, one out’ for female directors at top UK companies

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Study raises question of tokenism as FTSE 350 firms likely to appoint female director only as successor to another woman

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Iberia pilots drop strike threat and accept 14% salary cut

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Willie Walsh, head of Iberia and BA parent group IAG, says 'bold' deal was only way to save airline from decline

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Commuting makes you ‘unhappy and anxious’, says ONS

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Commuters have lower life satisfaction and a lower sense that their daily activities are worthwhile, according to research based on around 60,000 people

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MoD IT consultant paid £2,000 a day to cover civil servant’s job

Shared from on 12 February 2014

The Ministry of Defence is paying an IT consultant £2,000 a day to cover the job of a civil servant at a time of cost-cutting that has already led to 50,000 civilian and military jobs being axed, the Guardian can reveal.

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