Job centers fear wave of Hartz IV applications

Job centre Applications for state basic security should be simplified for a limited period. (Photo: imago images / Schöning) Berlin The social protection package for cushioning economic corona consequences, which was also adopted by the Federal Council on Friday, raises concerns in the job centers responsible for processing. There are doubts as to whether the […]

Experts question Bupa’s home care ban on most family visits | World news

Pressure is growing in nursing homes to close their doors to all family and friends despite government updates after Bupa announced on Friday to ban all visits except under exceptional circumstances. A spokesman for Bupa, which manages 120 nursing homes for 6,800 residents, said: “We are continuing to keep our residents, relatives and staff safe […]

Police and politicians “closed their eyes” on allegations of child abuse in Westminster | News in the UK

Political parties, police and prosecutors “turned a blind eye” to Westminster-related child sexual abuse allegations, ignored the victims and showed excessive “deference” to MPs and ministers struggling to erase their reputation, according to investigation. The long-awaited report of the independent investigation of child sexual abuse in the politically most sensitive section of his work, however, […]