05 January 2014 06:51 PM
Food production’s effect on water supplies must be investigated and properly recorded, warns Professor Tony Allan
05 January 2014 12:00 AM
Botanists fear that newly discovered species of meat-eating flowers are losing their habitat and may already be extinct
03 January 2014 01:35 AM
Motorists pay £135 million in annual fines for driving infringements recorded by CCTV cameras, it was reported.
02 January 2014 09:02 PM
Two teachers, one of them a Briton, have been found shot dead close to an oil and gas complex in western Libya.
27 December 2013 09:50 PM
Anti-government protesters clashed with police in Istanbul on Friday amid public anger at the corruption scandal gripping the country.
27 December 2013 06:53 PM
Thousands of homes are still without power
American directors win right to write new Sherlock Holmes stories without paying a fee to the Conan Doyle's Estate
27 December 2013 06:51 PM
A legal ruling has given film-makers and authors the right to create their own Sherlock Holmes stories in the US without having to pay a licence fee.
20 December 2013 11:31 PM
A series of severe weather warnings have been issued by the Met Office
20 December 2013 09:26 PM
Latest disclosures also highlight key role in national security played by the small Cornish holiday resort town of Bude
15 December 2013 08:12 PM
George Eustice argues that reducing quotas will result in more fish being discarded – at least until 2016, when a discard ban begins to be applied
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
There’s a nasty smell in the political air – and it’s coming from the Tories
- 1 Game of Thrones author George RR Martin says 'f*** you' to fans who fear he will die before finishing Westeros saga
- 2 Question Time's 'passionate highlander' is the William Wallace of the Better Together campaign
- 3 PornHub begs users to stop uploading video clips of Brazil getting beaten 7-1
- 4 Tony Abbott embarrasses Australia by praising Japanese WWII military, ‘getting on the sake’ and posing for ‘crotch-shot’ photo opportunity
- 5 The true Gaza back-story that the Israelis aren’t telling this week