Around half a million people who are approaching the current state pension age are too ill to work, the Trades Union Congress says.
The employment rates for people approaching SPA are 54% of men aged 60-64 and 62% of women aged 56-60, TUC figures said. The government announced in its October 2010 Spending Review that the SPA will...
Former home secretary Amber Rudd is to return to the cabinet as work and pensions secretary after the resignation of Esther McVey.
This week's top stories included proposed draft regulations in a no-deal Brexit which would make scheme investments illegal, and Esther McVey's resignation as secretary of state.
There have been a total of 15 ministers responsible for pensions since 1997. Here is the list in full.