New study reveals proof for first time of how cats became ‘domesticated’
A US government programme to control wildlife is under fire for being inhumane
Warning comes as Costa Rica declares 'national emergency' over state of crop
Supermarket tells MPs people must be ‘educated’ about waste and fresh food
Home Secretary told awards ceremony of 'men, women and children in our country ... living lives of servitude and misery'
They now reckon domestication from European wolves must have occurred about 20,000 or 30,000 years ago
They take all the profit and accept none of the risk, says heir to the throne in editorial for Country Life magazine
A collection of inscriptions scribbled in books provides tantalising glimpses of human behaviour, says John Walsh
Easing restrictions on land and labour could boost the West Bank’s GDP by 35 per cent
President François Hollande has reversed decades of French farm policy by channelling subsidies away from intensive, highly-mechanised producers towards smaller, more traditional farms.
In a highly unusual move, Ed Miliband has induced the Daily Mail to grant him the right of reply to an article attacking him. It is a right that newspapers are understandably reluctant to concede, lest their columns be filled with nothing but the wailing replies from wronged politicians. But there again, it is unusual to attack a politician by going for his dead father.
School staff say government protection which had been promised for schools in the region never arrived
The Kazakh side won the first leg 2-0
Facebook founder’s audacious bid to put the entire planet online
Cambridge is in fifth and Oxford tenth - but the field is dominated by prestigious American colleges
The PM plans to renegotiate the basic tenets of the EU. He may find more support in surprising quarters, including the Dutch liberal left