Meet the women denied state pension payments who finally got their due

Scores of retired women have won back payments worth up to £17,000 after being short-changed on their state pension. The scandal involves married women, widows and divorcees who are entitled to a pension rate based on their husband’s National Insurance contributions. Analysis by former pensions minister Sir Steve Webb found that tens of thousands of … Read more Meet the women denied state pension payments who finally got their due

Meet the women denied state pension payments who finally got their due

Scores of retired women have won back payments worth up to £17,000 after being short-changed on their state pension. The scandal involves married women, widows and divorcees who are entitled to a pension rate based on their husband’s National Insurance contributions. Analysis by former pensions minister Sir Steve Webb found that tens of thousands of … Read more Meet the women denied state pension payments who finally got their due

Women underpaid state pension for 13 YEARS fight for full payouts

Audrey and Brian Watson: Couple from Staffordshire have spent months trying to persuade government to relent on her payout Elderly women who were underpaid state pension for more a decade are stepping up a battle with the Government for full backpayments. Audrey Watson, 81, pictured with husband Brian, received a 12-month backpayment of around £1,500 … Read more Women underpaid state pension for 13 YEARS fight for full payouts

California becomes first state to pass 500,000 coronavirus cases

California has become the first state to pass 500,000 coronavirus cases as the death toll in the US tops 1,000 for the fifth day in a row.  The state of California has set multiple milestones amid the pandemic throughout the month of July.  As of Saturday, California has recorded 500,130 cases. The state’s health department … Read more California becomes first state to pass 500,000 coronavirus cases

California becomes first state to pass 500,000 coronavirus cases

California has become the first state to pass 500,000 coronavirus cases as the death toll in the US tops 1,000 for the fifth day in a row.  The state of California has set multiple milestones amid the pandemic throughout the month of July.  As of Saturday, California has recorded 500,130 cases. The state’s health department … Read more California becomes first state to pass 500,000 coronavirus cases

Israel supporters slam Seth Rogen over Jewish state remarks

Seth Rogen, who is Jewish, drew criticism over his remarks about Israel this week Seth Rogen is facing backlash from supporters of Israel after saying that he was fed a ‘huge amount of lies’ about the country as a child and didn’t know the Jewish state was created where Palestinians were already living. The Hollywood actor, who attended … Read more Israel supporters slam Seth Rogen over Jewish state remarks

Israel supporters slam Seth Rogen over Jewish state remarks

Seth Rogen, who is Jewish, drew criticism over his remarks about Israel this week Seth Rogen is facing backlash from supporters of Israel after saying that he was fed a ‘huge amount of lies’ about the country as a child and didn’t know the Jewish state was created where Palestinians were already living. The Hollywood actor, who attended … Read more Israel supporters slam Seth Rogen over Jewish state remarks

A widow, 83, receives £115k after ANOTHER state pension error

An 83-year-old woman with dementia has received £115,000 and an apology from the Government in a second shocking case of a widow being underpaid state pension for two decades. The payment to Barbara Cornish, a former doctor’s receptionist from Essex, is the latest to emerge in the scandal of elderly women missing out on state … Read more A widow, 83, receives £115k after ANOTHER state pension error

Florida overtakes New York to become state with second-highest number of COVID-19 cases at 414,000

Florida has become the state with second-highest number of COVID-19 cases after it recorded more than 414,000 infections, surpassing New York, as President Donald Trump boasts that he saved ‘tens of thousands of lives’ by banning people from China earlier this year.  The Florida Department of Health reported 12,199 new cases Saturday, bringing the state’s total … Read more Florida overtakes New York to become state with second-highest number of COVID-19 cases at 414,000

Florida overtakes New York to become state with second-highest number of COVID-19 cases at 414,000

Florida has become the state with second-highest number of COVID-19 cases after it recorded more than 414,000 infections, surpassing New York, as President Donald Trump boasts that he saved ‘tens of thousands of lives’ by banning people from China earlier this year.  The Florida Department of Health reported 12,199 new cases Saturday, bringing the state’s total … Read more Florida overtakes New York to become state with second-highest number of COVID-19 cases at 414,000