From Manchester to Nairobi: the Kenyan pioneer educated in Britain who faces eviction from his Mathare community centre
20 April 2014 09:55 PM
The British-educated founder of an internationally acclaimed community centre in one of Africa’s most notorious slums is calling for help to save the project after being threatened with jail and eviction.
20 April 2014 07:01 PM
Sir Rodney Walker, the man in charge of the UK stages of this year’s Tour, tells Jonathan Brown about the challenges of running a huge, free public event on a shoestring budget of £27m
18 April 2014 05:15 PM
For much of 1914, the conflict remained a remote, almost abstract concept for people in Britain. Then, just before Christmas, the German navy struck. Jonathan Brown recalls the attacks that shocked the nation
17 April 2014 07:35 PM
Roman Catholic bishops have called for the Church to take the historic step of allowing priests to be married amid growing signs of liberal reform under Pope Francis.
16 April 2014 10:05 AM
Shadow chancellor's car was filmed crashing into parked vehicle in West Yorkshire - before driving off
16 April 2014 12:00 AM
15 April 2014 06:13 PM
The family of a British man who was allegedly beaten, threatened with Tasers and who had a gun held to his head after being arrested for a drugs offence whilst on holiday in Dubai said they were overjoyed at his acquittal yesterday.
14 April 2014 07:22 PM
Born-again Christian Pentecostal preacher claims to have been betrothed to Satan as a teenager before being rescued from a cult at the age of 17
Operation Trojan Horse: Now 25 Birmingham schools under investigation for alleged Islamic extremist takeover plot
14 April 2014 06:41 PM
The investigation into an alleged plot by Islamic extremists to take over schools in Birmingham has widened after more than 200 complaints were received by the city council amid claims that religious hardliners threatened to overthrow secular head teachers.
Sue Townsend dead: Her hero has aged, her books haven’t - the Adrian Mole generation remembers author
11 April 2014 05:03 PM
His was a life of torment, albeit more imagined than real, that of a suburban warrior – the Harry Potter for the Dream Topping generation - fighting for love, fame and spot-free skin on the mean streets of Leicester.
Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash: 'Nine Britons, 23 Americans and 80 children' feared dead after Boeing passenger jet is 'shot down' near Ukraine-Russia border
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Vladimir Putin is given 'one last chance' to end hostilities in Ukraine
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: victims’ bodies bundled in black bags and loaded onto trains
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