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Decision on striking workers' pay could make action less attractive, says expert, as Queen's speech confirms new ballot rules

Employers may be entitled to deduct a day's pay for strike action at the rate of 1/260th of the striking worker's salary depending on contractual terms, the Court of Appeal has confirmed. 28 May 2015

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How manifesto pledges would affect the future of UK universities

FOCUS: Apart from Labour's headline-grabbing promise to reduce the maximum tuition fee chargeable by English universities to £6,000, the main UK political parties have not done much to publicise their visions for higher education after this week's general... 06 May 2015

Sector-wide 'baseline' regulation needed for traditional and 'private' English universities, says watchdog

Higher education (HE) providers should be able to demonstrate a "baseline level of quality" before being allowed to operate in England, regardless of how they are funded, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said. 25 Mar 2015

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