Councils say companies that illegally excluded employees will be barred from public contracts
Six hundred papers, 12,000 participants – and a research team that began as just two people. Paul Cahalan on how TwinsUK may be helping the future of medicine
Nick Clegg will push David Cameron to deliver on promise for reform
Barristers will pick over the evidence against the athlete accused of murdering Reeva Steenkamp
Former head of counter-terrorism says case of 1987 killing is 'one of the most shameful in Scotland Yard's history'
The radical cleric Abu Qatada has written to the Archbishop of Canterbury asking for a private meeting at Belmarsh prison. Abu Qatada is understood to have written to the Most Rev Justin Welby at Lambeth Palace recently, to ask him for a personal visit, even providing him with a prison visiting order.
Victims’ lawyer hits out at 'pathetic' document that clears police of shielding TV idol
Police “struggling to cope” with a flood of allegations resulting from the Jimmy Savile scandal have set aside £240,000 to hire former policeman as private detectives, it has been revealed.
Local historians say it's the site of the curtain-raiser to Hastings in 1066. The council wants to build hundreds of houses on it
Former Credit Suisse employee convicted for mortgage fraud
CPS considers using conspiracy charges against perpetrators in bid to bring first prosecution
Hundreds of anxious parents and their young children queued for hours at hospitals in South Wales yesterday for free MMR vaccinations aimed at curbing a measles epidemic. Officials say the outbreak has affected 588 people in parts of south, mid and west Wales. They said more than 800 MMR (mumps, measles and rubella) vaccinations were administered yesterday.
You might have thought Simon Cowell had rooted out enough talent from the bedrooms of Britain with his hit shows The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent. But in his never-ending quest for the Next Big Thing, the pop impresario is launching a new "global audition", this time through the medium of YouTube.
Convicted barrister in child-sex chain alleged to have abused boys at London guesthouse