Single-department settlements if the Spending Review is delayed would "pre-empt what should be a proper balancing discussion", chancellor insists
Academic dismissed as housing adviser after making remarks about "Soros empire"
Parliamentary committee raises concerns after warning lack of documentation has "clear parallels" to Windrush scheme
Union chief accuses Treasury chief secretary of "dog whistle" tactics over pay-off ceiling as Treasury launches consultation
Courts programme boosts justice department's consultants bill
Ex-FCO head says civil servants must not be scapegoated for ‘badly mishandled’ process
Transport secretary admits government can't recover Eurotunnel payout if no-deal Brexit is avoided
Department reports itself to Information Commissioner after hundreds of potential victims’ email addresses are wrongly shared
Former cabinet secretary also says Sir Mark Sedwill faces "mission impossible"
Chancellor says it would be "odd" to expect all departments to see funding rise, despite his claim that austerity is ending
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The vast majority of officials in Brexit roles were working in just six departments, civil service leaders tell MPs
Trade unions argue that a significant, above-inflation increase is needed to address years of pay erosion north of the border