New Pope will defend labour rights - The Catholic Church stresses the rights of workers and has said that unions are indispensable. Church leaders have, in the past, criticised “rigid capitalism” which, they say encourages the acquisition of money for its own sake.
Workers urged to 'energise' day - Most workers in Scotland are at their most productive in the office between 1000 and 1100 BST, a survey has found.
Rolls Royce to hold strike talks - Rolls-Royce bosses and unions are to hold talks after an unofficial walkout by staff at its Bristol factory.
New trained teachers out of work - Hundreds of newly qualified primary school teachers in England struggled to find jobs, latest figures from the Teacher Training Agency show.