Investor Patrick Armstrong analyses the markets' reaction to Ireland's acceptance of a financial bail out. Mike Duggan of the Civil Service Pensioners Alliance assesses what impact the change in pension calculation will have on the elderly.
Councils and housing associations will be able to offer contracts for just two years, as part of the Localism Bill to be published later this week. Reporter Tom Bateman gauged the feelings of people on an east London estate.
The Chancellor says that it in the UK's "national interest" to help the struggling economy but "a matter of regret" that British taxpayers were again footing the bill for the failure of the banking system.
The Sun's page three was inaugurated 40 years ago, when editor Larry Lamb put a topless woman there when Rupert Murdoch was out of the country. Feminist writer Bea Campbell and journalist Jennie Bristow discuss the controversies surrounding The Sun's page.
John Miles of Arup warns of the tightened regulation of deep water drilling which could see oil prices rise and threaten the UK economy. Robert Weissman, of the group Public Citizen, is asking President Obama to suspend the share sale at General Motors. And Emeritus professor of cognitive neuropsychology, ...
The first musical about the life of an afrobeat performer opens tonight at the National Theatre in London. Music journalist Robin Denselow examines the music, politics and controversial life of Fela Kuti.
Economic adviser Dr John Philpott and economist Graham Leach discuss unemployment figures due to be published later today. Peter De Lorenzo of Autoextremist.com analyses the latest success of the US carmaker General Motors.
Philip Tyson, of money brokers MF Global, analyses whether the Bank of England has got the inflation under control. Former senior executive at ITV, Roger Laughton, examines whether ITV has got its X Factor back when it comes to trading.
The government is planning radical change to the way the NHS works in England. Sarah Montague went to East Anglia where one of the first GP commissioning groups has been set up to see how the new system might work.