A telephone helpline set up by the Home Office to deal with cases has so far received 25 calls about inappropriate demands for DNA evidence.
A plan to tackle organised crime, an investment strategy and gender pay gap reporting rules were all awaiting sign-off.
MPs warn that rushing the managed migration process and getting it wrong could accelerate destitution
Environment secretary set to stay on at department but report outlines scale of tasks ahead
Fate of draft Brexit agreement in the balance after ministers resign
The reform "continues to incentivise single parents... to reduce working hours", according to the Resolution Foundation think tank
Treasury spending teams should be "more involved in challenging the benefits of projects", says auditor general
Peers urge chancellor Philip Hammond to drop plans to extend the window in which HMRC can investigate taxpayers’ affairs if they had some tax dealings outside the UK
DWP extends legacy payouts after watchdog's warning that claimants transferring onto Universal Credit would face financial hardship
Rob Thompson takes position as department’s technology leader after four years at DWP
Treasury guidance encourages departments to offer “unreasonable certainty in timelines, costs and benefits”, IfG report finds
Department for Work and Pensions accused of being 'in denial' over negative impacts of new welfare system