10 Mar 2014
The British Pregnancy Advisory Service is planning to appeal a fine of £200,000 issued by the data security regulator after an anti-abortion hacker gained access to thousands of client names, addresses and phone numbers and threatened to publish them.
Barnardo’s is still looking into allegations made in the press that its incoming chief executive Javed Khan was involved in an armed dispute in Pakistan, the charity said today.
The Charity Commission has exonerated a childcare charity after a Conservative MP complained it had undertaken party political activity on Twitter.
Su Sayer, founder and chief executive of disability charity United Response, will step down after 40 years, the charity announced today.
Caroline Armitage, chief executive of the Royal Blind Society, is to step down next month, as the charity announces a formal association with the Royal London Society for Blind People.
Tory MPs hate the voluntary sector because they cannot control it or subvert it as an alternative and independent source of thinking and action on social issues.
Bernard Jenkin, chair of the Public Administration Select Committee, has said MP Margaret Hodge’s recent suggestion to scrap the Charity Commission is "bonkers".
The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust has said it stands by a decision to give more than £250,000 of funding over six years to Cage, a human rights organisation whose outreach director, Moazzam Begg, was last week charged with terrorism offences.
28 Feb 2014
The government will look “very carefully” at whether there is a need for more funding for the Charity Commission, a committee of the House of Lords was told yesterday.
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25 Mar 2014
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